Translation of "reverberation" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /rɪˌvɜː.bərˈeɪ.ʃən/ us /rɪˌvɝː.bəˈreɪ.ʃən/

[ no plural ] literary a sound that lasts for a long time and makes things seem to shake

resonancia, retumbo
She felt the reverberation(s) in her chest and cursed the drilling outside.

effects that spread and affect a lot of people

This move is likely to have reverberations throughout the health service.

(Translation of “reverberation” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /(British ) riˌvəːbəˈreiʃən, (American) riˌvəːrbəˈreiʃən/

a loud sound that is heard repeatedly as it is sent back from the surfaces surrounding it

The reverberations of the explosion seemed to shake the whole building.

a severe, often unpleasant, effect of an event that affects a large number of people or lasts for a long time

The political reverberations of the scandal cost the minister his job.

(Translation of “reverberation” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)