reverb
noun Etymology: short for reverberation Date: 1953 an electronically produced echo effect in recorded music; also a device for producing reverb

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  • Reverb — Re*verb , v. t. To echo. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Reverb —   [englisch, rɪ vɛːb], Kurzform von Reverberation Nachhall …   Universal-Lexikon

  • reverb — 1961, colloquial shortening of REVERBERATION (Cf. reverberation) …   Etymology dictionary

  • reverb — revȅrb m DEFINICIJA glazb. »povratni« zvučni efekt električne gitare posebice u uporabi kod surf rock glazbenika; jeka ETIMOLOGIJA engl. reverberate: slati natrag, odjekivati ← lat. reverberare: v. reverberirati …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • reverb — ☆ reverb [ri vʉrb′; ] for n., also [ rē′vʉrb΄ ] n. 1. an electronic or mechanical device for simulating the effect of sound reverberation, used with electronically amplified musical instruments or for recordings 2. such an effect vt., vi.… …   English World dictionary

  • Réverb — Réverbération (acoustique) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Réverbération. La réverbération ( réverb ) est un effet sonore visant à reproduire l ambiance d un lieu plus ou moins vaste, de la chambre à la cathédrale et à donner une certaine… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • reverb — [[t]ri͟ːvɜː(r)b, rɪvɜ͟ː(r)b[/t]] N UNCOUNT Reverb is a shaking or echoing effect that is added to a sound, often by an electronic device. All the sounds are what I actually do with my voice, except for a little reverb. Syn: reverberation …   English dictionary

  • Reverb — Der Ausdruck Nachhall (englisch: Reverberation) oder umgangssprachlich kurz Hall (englisch: Reverb) bezeichnet im Unterschied zum Echo kontinuierliche Reflexionen von Schallwellen (Schallreflexionen) in einem geschlossenen Raum oder in einem… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • reverb — /ri verrb /, v.t., v.i. to reverberate. [1595 1605; irreg. < L reverberare to cause to rebound] * * * …   Universalium

  • reverb — noun An electronic effect which simulates echoes or reverberations in the sound signal being processed …   Wiktionary

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