Franklin Roosevelt's addresses in 1933 and 1937 remain alive, as does the sonorous rhetoric of John F. Kennedy's address in 1961.
At the end, the sonorous Welles concludes with a little talk about Halloween.
There was Radim Palouš, the sonorous philosophical godfather of Kampademia.
The ancient cities, the dreamy harbors, the sonorous street names that no longer existed.
In my youth, you heard, side-by-side, the church bells ringing and the beautiful, sonorous call to prayer of the muezzin.
The sonorous waves must strike something in order to be interpreted.
The young man's voice came with a sonorous firmness that was new to it.
Rossini has appeared with his seductive melody, and his brilliant, sonorous orchestra.
In the sonorous emptiness of the place, there ensued a heated discussion.
All anybody could do was to listen in spellbound silence, as sonorous sentence rolled after sonorous sentence.
1610s, from Latin sonorus "resounding," from sonor "sound, noise," from sonare "to sound" (see sonata). Related: Sonorously; sonorousness. Earlier was sonouse (c.1500), from Medieval Latin sonosus; sonourse "having a pleasing voice" (c.1400), from sonor + -y (2).