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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Producing sound. Also: Loud in sound.

Usage examples (34)
  • As the orchestra played the sonorous timpani added a robust quality to the piece.
  • He was lame and blind in one eye, and well do I recall his sonorous and tremulous response, his love for the Psalms (Tate and
  • "'But your sonorous verse is like Jove's thunder.'"
  • The measure must be of sonorous dignity, befitting the subject. for more
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