Examples of resonant in a Sentence
the resonant tones of the piano
He has a deep, resonant voice.
His words were resonant with meaning.
Recent Examples of resonant from the Web
With a resonant clanging that cut through the thick noonday heat, all five bells at Mission Basilica San Diego de Alcalá were rung in unison Saturday to mark the founding of the oldest mission in the state.
For example, hospitals often have hard, resonant floors that echo and propagate noise.
In such an intimate setting, Salina’s resonant voice floats over the expressive, playful sounds of the accordion.
The shifts in the music, particularly the house-music piano that enters in the pre-chorus (one of the album's most resonant moments), cue the blend of regret and possibility.
With the past year’s increase in protest politics, the contemporary times can’t help but feel resonant of the youth quake of the ‘60s.
Since its inception, City Theatre’s annual festival has showcased smart, funny and emotionally resonant short works.
The series finale of The Leftovers, which aired Sunday night on HBO offered the same mind-bending, format-breaking, emotionally resonant delights the show has excelled at throughout its run.
This is comedian Patton Oswalt about halfway through an hourlong stand-up set, diving into what will surely be remembered as one of the most difficult and emotionally resonant sections of any comedy special ever recorded.
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First Known Use of resonant
RESONANT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of resonant for English Language Learners
: producing a loud, clear, deep sound
: strongly affecting someone especially with a particular quality
RESONANT Defined for Kids
Definition of resonant for Students
: making a long loud, clear, and deep sound a resonant voice
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