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resounding

adjective [before noun] uk   /rɪˈzaʊn.dɪŋ/ us  

resounding adjective [before noun] (LOUD)

loud: Supporters gave the team three resounding cheers.

resounding adjective [before noun] (GREAT)

very great: The plan was a resounding success/failure.
resoundingly
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Translations of “resounding”
in Chinese (Traditional) 響亮的, 響亮的,洪亮的…
in Russian громовой…
in Turkish çınlayan, yankılanan, çok yüksek sesli…
in Chinese (Simplified) 响亮的, 响亮的,洪亮的…
in Polish rozbrzmiewający…
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