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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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To echo or be filled with noise.

Watch out! You may see this word with another pronunciation and its meaning is then different.
Used as a verb, listen here, it means: To echo or be filled with noise. Used as a verb, listen here, it means: To again make or emit a noise, vocal utterance, musical tone, or the like.

Usage examples (33)
  • The school auditorium resounds with music from the band.
  • Verb (used without object) : A gong resounded. ,His name resounds in the pages of history
  • Her grass-grown streets will once again resound with traffic.
  • Moslems and made their name resound throughout Africa, even to the shores of Asia. for more
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  • ''resound" is a heteronym, which means you may find it with different pronunciations and different meanings.
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