verb (used without object), resonated, resonating.
to resound.
to act as a resonator; exhibit resonance.
Electronics. to reinforce oscillations because the natural frequency of the device is the same as the frequency of the source.
to amplify vocal sound by the sympathetic vibration of air in certain cavities and bony structures.
verb (used with object), resonated, resonating.
to cause to resound.

1870–75; < Latin resonātus, past participle of resonāre to resound; see -ate1

resonation, noun
unresonating, adjective Unabridged
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resonate (ˈrɛzəˌneɪt)
vb (often foll by with) (foll by with)
1.  to resound or cause to resound; reverberate
2.  (of a mechanical system, electrical circuit, chemical compound, etc) to exhibit or cause to exhibit resonance
3.  to be understood or receive a sympathetic response: themes which will resonate with voters
4.  to be filled with: simple words that seem to resonate with mystery and beauty
[C19: from Latin resonāre]

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Word Origin & History

1873, from L. resonatum, pp. of resonare (see resonance). Literal at first; fig. sense, of feelings, emotions, etc., by 1978.
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Example sentences
Their message resonated down the ages and still have value today.
Personally, it resonated with a reverberating roar in my heart.
It was music without borders or barriers, and it resonated across the globe.
If the second coil resonated at a different frequency, the energy from the
  first coil would have been ignored.
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