from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Extremely loud: a stentorian voice. See Synonyms at loud.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Loud, powerful, booming, suitable for giving speeches to large crowds.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to a stentor; extremely loud; powerful.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Resembling the voice of Stentor (see stentor, etymology); extremely loud or powerful in sound.
- Able to utter a very loud sound: as, stentorian lungs.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. used of the voice
After Stentor, a loud-voiced Greek herald in the Iliad.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Stentor, from Ancient Greek Στέντωρ (Stentōr) + -ian. Stentor was the herald of the Greek forces in the Iliad, noted for his loud voice. (Wiktionary)