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reverberant

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adjective re·ver·ber·ant \ri-ˈvər-b(ə-)rənt\

Definition of reverberant

  1. 1 :  tending to reverberate

  2. 2 :  marked by reverberation :  resonant

re·ver·ber·ant·ly adverb


Examples of reverberant

  1. <the pastor's reverberant voice could be heard all over the cemetery as he read the final prayers for the deceased>



1781

First Known Use of reverberant

1781


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