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reecho

or re-echo

[ree-ek-oh] /riˈɛk oʊ/
verb (used without object), reechoed, reechoing.
1.
to echo back, as a sound.
2.
to give back an echo; resound.
verb (used with object), reechoed, reechoing.
3.
to echo back.
4.
to repeat like an echo.
noun, plural reechoes.
5.
a repeated echo.
Origin of reecho
1580-1590
1580-90; re- + echo
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  • Poets are sweetest when they reecho its whisperings; orators are most potent when they thrill its chords to music.

    America First Various
  • This will soar out and reecho at all hours; sometimes a memory of Elsa, and again a thought of Sieglinde.

    Stars of the Opera Mabel Wagnalls
  • It seemed to echo and reecho for a long time before I shut it off.

    A Question of Courage Jesse Franklin Bone
  • He tells him to take it to Kilauea--that it may reecho, doubtless, from the walls of the crater.

    Unwritten Literature of Hawaii Nathaniel Bright Emerson
  • "I am sure I can echo and reecho your words," he answered, folding the child to his heart.

    Elsie's Womanhood Martha Finley
  • The tiny monosyllable seemed to echo and reecho through the high-ceiled room.

    Little Lost Sister Virginia Brooks
  • And the whole bar and the audience seemed to reecho the words.

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