resounding


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re·sound

 (rĭ-zound′)
v. re·sound·ed, re·sound·ing, re·sounds
v.intr.
1. To make a loud, prolonged, or reverberating sound: The judge's gavel resounded in the courtroom. See Synonyms at echo.
2. To be filled with sound; reverberate: The schoolyard resounded with the laughter of children.
3. To be talked about, celebrated, or extolled: news that resounded throughout the nation.
v.tr.
1. To send back (sound).
2. To utter or emit loudly.
3. To celebrate or praise, as in verse or song.

[Alteration (influenced by sound) of Middle English resounen, from Old French resoner, from Latin resonāre : re-, re- + sonāre, to sound; see swen- in Indo-European roots.]

re·sound′ing adj.
re·sound′ing·ly adv.

resounding

(rɪˈzaʊndɪŋ)
adj
1. clear and emphatic; unmistakable: a resounding vote of confidence.
2. full of or characterized by resonance; reverberating: a resounding slap.
reˈsoundingly adv
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.resounding - characterized by resonance; "a resonant voice"; "hear the rolling thunder"
reverberant - having a tendency to reverberate or be repeatedly reflected; "a reverberant room"; "the reverberant booms of cannon"

resounding

adjective
1. echoing, full, sounding, rich, ringing, powerful, booming, vibrant, reverberating, resonant, sonorous She got a resounding round of applause.
2. huge, striking, outstanding, tremendous, terrific, decisive, notable, monumental, conclusive The occasion was a resounding success.

resounding

adjective
1. Having or producing a full, deep, or rich sound:
2. Expressed or performed with emphasis:
Translations
باهِر، عَظيم، مُدَوٍّمجلجلمُدَوٍّ، عالي الصَّوْت
obrovskývýraznýzvučný
bragende
visszhangzó
algjörhljómandi, glymjandi

resounding

[rɪˈzaʊndɪŋ] ADJ [noise] → sonoro; [victory, success] → resonante; [failure] → estrepitoso

resounding

[rɪˈzaʊndɪŋ] adj
[voice, cry] → retentissant(e); [crash, roar] → retentissant(e); [slap, thump] → retentissant(e)
[victory, triumph] → retentissant(e); [defeat] → retentissant(e)
to be a resounding success → être un succès retentissant

resounding

adj noise, shout, thud, crackwiderhallend; laugh, voiceschallend; (fig) triumph, victory, failuregewaltig; successdurchschlagend; defeathaushoch; resounding silenceüberwältigende Stille; the response was a resounding “no”die Antwort war ein überwältigendes „Nein“

resounding

[rɪˈzaʊndɪŋ] adj (noise) → fragoroso/a, risonante; (victory, defeat) → clamoroso/a

resound

(rəˈzaund) verb
to sound loudly or for a long time. The audience's cheers resounded through the hall.
reˈsounding adjective
1. loud. resounding cheers.
2. very great; complete. a resounding victory/success.
reˈsoundingly adverb
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