from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The quality or state of being sonorous; resonance.
- n. A sound.
- n. Linguistics The degree to which a speech sound is like a vowel. Plosives have the least sonority and vowels have the most.
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- n. The property of being sonorous.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The quality or state of being sonorous; sonorousness.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Sonorousness.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. having the character of a loud deep sound; the quality of being resonant
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