resonant

[rez-uh-nuhnt]
adjective
1.
resounding or echoing, as sounds: the resonant thundering of cannons being fired.
2.
deep and full of resonance: a resonant voice.
3.
pertaining to resonance.
4.
producing resonance; causing amplification or sustention of sound.
5.
pertaining to a system in a state of resonance, especially with respect to sound.
noun
6.
Phonetics. a vowel or a voiced consonant or semivowel that is neither a stop nor an affricate, as, in English, (m, ng, n, l, r, y, w).

Origin:
1585–95; < Latin resonant- (stem of resonāns), present participle of resonāre to resound; see -ant

resonantly, adverb
hyperresonant, adjective
hyperresonantly, adverb
nonresonant, adjective
nonresonantly, adverb
unresonant, adjective
unresonantly, adverb


2. rich, vibrant, sonorant, reverberant.
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resonant (ˈrɛzənənt)
 
adj
1.  (of sound) resounding or re-echoing
2.  producing or enhancing resonance, as by sympathetic vibration
3.  characterized by resonance
 
'resonantly
 
adv

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Example sentences
The accusation that the rich aren't contributing their fair share is
  increasingly resonant.
Strutting about, the performers bowed while deep notes boomed from the resonant
  air sacs.
At present, all of the planets are in resonant orbits.
He blows a few bars, his rich, resonant tone unmistakable even in this crowded
  room.
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