Definition of resound
Examples of resound in a Sentence
The organ resounded throughout the church.
His speech resounded throughout the world.
Recent Examples of resound from the Web
That strategy didn’t quite work out as planned, and now, Donald Trump’s resounding Super Tuesday victory has left the core of the party panicked, like so many anxious carnival goers on a Tilt-a-Whirl gone haywire.
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RESOUND Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of resound for English Language Learners
: to become filled with sound
: to make a loud, deep sound
: to make a strong impression or have a great effect on people
RESOUND Defined for Kids
Word Root of resound
The Latin word sonāre, meaning “to make a noise,” gives us the root son. Words from the Latin sonāre have something to do with making noise. A sound is a noise made by someone or something. Something sonic uses the waves noises make as they travel through the air. A sonata is a musical piece in which only one instrument makes noise. To resound is to become filled with noise.
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