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1. Having a tendency to reverberate.
2. Characterized by reverberation; resounding.

re·ver′ber·ant·ly adv.


(rɪˈvɜr bər ənt)

reverberating; reechoing.
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Adj.1.reverberant - having a tendency to reverberate or be repeatedly reflected; "a reverberant room"; "the reverberant booms of cannon"
nonresonant, unreverberant - not reverberant; lacking a tendency to reverberate


adj acousticsnach- or widerhallend
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He had presently disappeared as suddenly as he had come, but he had left me a companion, a radiant reverberant name; and for some little space the name of Shelley clashed silvery music among the hills.
His thin lips, like the dies of a machine, stamped out phrases that cut and stung; or again, pursing caressingly about the inchoate sound they articulated, the thin lips shaped soft and velvety things, mellow phrases of glow and glory, of haunting beauty, reverberant of the mystery and inscrutableness of life; and yet again the thin lips were like a bugle, from which rang the crash and tumult of cosmic strife, phrases that sounded clear as silver, that were luminous as starry spaces, that epitomized the final word of science and yet said something more - the poet's word, the transcendental truth, elusive and without words which could express, and which none the less found expression in the subtle and all but ungraspable connotations of common words.
I could hear no calls or cries--only the sound of the waves, made weirdly hollow and reverberant by the fog.
The climax with all of the Rani's female entourage fighting off the advances of Khilji by hurling hot coal bricks on him, is a reverberant homage to Ketan Mehta's Mirch Masala.
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Listen to the rousing Agincourt Carol, recorded in Ascot Priory in splendidly reverberant sound, for a musical trip back in time.
It's not too reverberant and allows for a crisp, clean sound.
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