Definitions of resonant

  1. Adjusted as to dimensions (as an electric circuit) so that currents or electric surgings are produced by the passage of electric waves of a given frequency. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. Having the ability to return or prolong sound; echoing back; as, the resonant walls of a cave; full and vibrant in sound. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. Sounding back: returning sound. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4. Returning sound; resounding. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  5. Sending back or prolonging sound; reverberating; echoing. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. Resounding; returning sound; echoing back. See Resound. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  7. Returning sound; echoing back. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for resonant

  1. The resonant heavy moaning of massive wheels was like the rumble of a gun carriage. – Caste by W. A. Fraser
  2. Wood light, soft, not strong, elastic, resonant not durable when exposed. – Seasoning of Wood by Joseph B. Wagner