echoic(redirected from echoically)
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1. Of or resembling an echo.
2. Imitative of natural sounds; onomatopoeic: an echoic word.
1. characteristic of or resembling an echo
2. (Phonetics & Phonology) onomatopoeic; imitative
1. resembling an echo.
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|Adj.||1.||echoic - (of words) formed in imitation of a natural sound; "onomatopoeic words are imitative of noises"; "it was independently developed in more than one place as an onomatopoetic term"- Harry Hoijer|
nonechoic - not echoic or imitative of sound
|2.||echoic - like or characteristic of an echo|
reflected - (especially of incident sound or light) bent or sent back; "reflected light"; "reflected heat"; "reflected glory"