Definition of resound verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    resound

     verb
    verb
    BrE BrE//rɪˈzaʊnd//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈzaʊnd//
     
    (formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they resound
    BrE BrE//rɪˈzaʊnd//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈzaʊnd//
     
    he / she / it resounds
    BrE BrE//rɪˈzaʊndz//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈzaʊndz//
     
    past simple resounded
    BrE BrE//rɪˈzaʊndɪd//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈzaʊndɪd//
     
    past participle resounded
    BrE BrE//rɪˈzaʊndɪd//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈzaʊndɪd//
     
    -ing form resounding
    BrE BrE//rɪˈzaʊndɪŋ//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈzaʊndɪŋ//
     
     
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  1. 1[intransitive] resound (through something) (of a sound, voice, etc.) to fill a place with sound Laughter resounded through the house. (figurative) The tragedy resounded around the world.
  2. 2[intransitive] resound (with/to something) (of a place) to be filled with sound The street resounded to the thud of marching feet. The room resounded with screams and shouts.
  3. Word Origin late Middle English: from re- ‘again’ + the verb sound, suggested by Old French resoner or Latin resonare ‘sound again’.
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