Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Reflecting sounds so as to create multiple echoes.

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  • verb Present participle of echo.

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  • adjective (of sounds) repeating by reflection

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Dance went on to explain that she was a failed folksinger but had found musical redemption in the project that she and Martine Christensen operateda website called American Tunes, the name echoing Paul Simons evocative anthem to the country from the 1970s.

    Roadside Crosses

  • Dance went on to explain that she was a failed folksinger but had found musical redemption in the project that she and Martine Christensen operateda website called American Tunes, the name echoing Paul Simons evocative anthem to the country from the 1970s.

    Roadside Crosses

  • Dance went on to explain that she was a failed folksinger but had found musical redemption in the project that she and Martine Christensen operateda website called American Tunes, the name echoing Paul Simons evocative anthem to the country from the 1970s.

    Roadside Crosses

  • Dance went on to explain that she was a failed folksinger but had found musical redemption in the project that she and Martine Christensen operateda website called American Tunes, the name echoing Paul Simons evocative anthem to the country from the 1970s.

    Roadside Crosses

  • Dance went on to explain that she was a failed folksinger but had found musical redemption in the project that she and Martine Christensen operateda website called American Tunes, the name echoing Paul Simons evocative anthem to the country from the 1970s.

    Roadside Crosses

  • “Malygos …” Krasus called, the name echoing through the glittering chamber.

    THE SUNDERING

  • Jane, he thought, her name echoing around in his brain—Jane, Jane, Jane.

    An Accidental Greek Wedding

  • Jane, he thought, her name echoing around in his brain—Jane, Jane, Jane.

    An Accidental Greek Wedding

  • Stevens shouted in response, the word echoing off the walls of the small room.

    Home Fires

  • Stevens shouted in response, the word echoing off the walls of the small room.

    Home Fires

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  • My adjectival use: 'They loved to play under the echoing bridge.'

    August 22, 2011