Simple Definition of resound
: to become filled with sound
: to make a loud, deep sound
: to make a strong impression or have a great effect on people
Full Definition of resound
Examples of resound
The organ resounded throughout the church.
His speech resounded throughout the world.
Origin of resound
Middle English resounen, from Middle French resoner, from Latin resonare, from re- + sonare to sound — more at sound
First Known Use: 14th century
Rhymes with resound
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