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Wordnet 3.0


1. characterized by resonance;
- Example: "a resonant voice"
- Example: "hear the rolling thunder"
[syn: resonant, resonating, resounding, reverberating, reverberative]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Resound \Re*sound"\ (r?*zound"), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Resounded; p. pr. & vb. n. Resounding.] [OE. resounen, OF. resoner, F. r['e]sonner, from L. resonare; pref. re- re- + sonare to sound, sonus sound. See Sound to make a noise.] 1. To sound loudly; as, his voice resounded far. [1913 Webster] 2. To be filled with sound; to ring; as, the woods resound with song. [1913 Webster] 3. To be echoed; to be sent back, as sound. "Common fame . . . resounds back to them again." --South. [1913 Webster] 4. To be mentioned much and loudly. --Milton. [1913 Webster] 5. To echo or reverberate; to be resonant; as, the earth resounded with his praise. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

resounding adj 1: characterized by resonance; "a resonant voice"; "hear the rolling thunder" [syn: resonant, resonating, resounding, reverberating, reverberative]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

60 Moby Thesaurus words for "resounding": assertive, boom, booming, consonant, deafening, ear-piercing, ear-rending, ear-splitting, earthshaking, echo, echoic, echoing, forceful, forte, fortissimo, full, growl, growling, grumble, grumbling, insistent, lingering, loud, loud-sounding, loudish, orotund, pealing, persistent, piercing, plangent, reboant, reboation, rebound, rebounding, reecho, reechoing, repercussive, resound, reverberant, reverberating, reverberation, reverberatory, ringing, rotund, round, rumble, rumbling, sonorous, sounding, stentoraphonic, stentorian, stentorious, thunder, thundering, thunderous, tonitruant, tonitruous, undamped, vibrant, window-rattling