reverberant
adjective Date: 1781 1. tending to reverberate 2. marked by reverberation ; resonantreverberantly adverb

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  • reverberant — REVERBERÁNT, Ă, reverberanţi, te, adj. Care reverberează. – Din fr. réverbérant, engl. reverberant. Trimis de LauraGellner, 08.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  reverberánt adj. m., pl. reverberánţi; f. sg …   Dicționar Român

  • réverbérant — ● réverbérant, réverbérante adjectif Se dit de ce qui réverbère la lumière, la chaleur, le son. ⇒RÉVERBÉRANT, ANTE, part. prés. et adj. I. Part. prés. de réverbérer. II. Adjectif A. Littér. Qui réverbère, qui réfléchit la lumière ou la chaleur.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • reverberant — 1570s, from Fr. réverbérant or directly from L. reverberantem (nom. reverberans), prp. of reverberare (see REVERBERATION (Cf. reverberation)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Reverberant — Re*ver ber*ant, a. [L. reverberans, p. pr. : cf. F. r[ e]verb[ e]rant. See {Reverberate}.] Having the quality of reverberation; reverberating. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • reverberant — index resounding Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • réverbérant — réverbérant, ante (ré vèr bé ran, ran t ) adj. Qui a la propriété de réverbérer ; qui produit la réverbération. •   Surfaces réverbérantes, RAMOND Inst. Mém. scienc. 1809, p. 515 …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • reverberant — [ri vʉr′bə rənt] adj. [L reverberans, prp.] reverberating; reechoing; resonant …   English World dictionary

  • reverberant — reverberantly, adv. /ri verr beuhr euhnt/, adj. reverberating; reechoing: the reverberant booms of cannon. [1565 75; < L reverberant (s. of reverberans), prp. of reverberare, equiv. to re RE + verber(are) to beat, lash (deriv. of verber whip) +… …   Universalium

  • reverberant — adjective having a tendency to reverberate or be repeatedly reflected a reverberant room the reverberant booms of cannon • Ant: ↑unreverberant • Similar to: ↑bright, ↑brilliant, ↑clinking, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • reverberant — adjective Tending to reverberate His snoring was reverberant. See Also: reverberance …   Wiktionary

  • reverberant — /rəˈvɜbərənt/ (say ruh verbuhruhnt) adjective reverberating; re echoing. {Latin reverberant , stem of present participle of reverberāre} …   Australian English dictionary

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