reverberate Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “reverberate” in the English Dictionary

"reverberate" in British English

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uk   /rɪˈvɜː.bər.eɪt/  us   /-ˈvɝː.bɚ.eɪt/

reverberate verb (SOUND)

[I] literary If a ​loud, ​deepsound reverberates, it ​continues to be ​heard around an ​area, so that the ​areaseems to ​shake: The ​narrowstreet reverberated with/to the ​sound of the workmen's ​drills.

reverberate verb (EFFECT)

[I + adv/prep] If an ​event or ​idea reverberates ​somewhere, it has an ​effect on everyone or everything in a ​place or ​group: News of the ​disaster reverberated around the ​organization. The ​surge in US ​shareprices reverberated across the ​globe.
(Definition of reverberate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"reverberate" in American English

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reverberateverb [I]

 us   /rɪˈvɜr·bəˌreɪt/
(of ​sound) to ​continue to be ​heard; to echorepeatedly: The ​loudmusic reverberated off the ​walls.
(Definition of reverberate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “reverberate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 声音, 回响,回荡…
in Turkish yankılanmak, aksetmek, yankı yapmak…
in Russian отражаться (о звуке)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聲音, 回響,迴盪…
in Polish rozbrzmiewać…
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