reverberative
adjective Date: 1716 1. constituting reverberation 2. tending to reverberate ; reverberant

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  • Reverberative — Re*ver ber*a*tive, a. Of the nature of reverberation; tending to reverberate; reflective. [1913 Webster] This reverberative influence is that which we have intended above, as the influence of the mass upon its centers. I. Taylor. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • reverberative — [ri vʉr′bə rāt΄iv, ri vʉr′bərə tiv] adj. 1. reverberating or tending to reverberate 2. having the nature of reverberation reverberatively adv. * * * re·ver·ber·a·tive (rĭ vûrʹbə rā tĭv, bər ə ) adj. 1. Having the nature of reverberation. 2.… …   Universalium

  • reverberative — [ri vʉr′bə rāt΄iv, ri vʉr′bərə tiv] adj. 1. reverberating or tending to reverberate 2. having the nature of reverberation reverberatively adv …   English World dictionary

  • reverberative — reverberate ► VERB 1) (of a loud noise) be repeated as an echo. 2) have continuing serious effects. DERIVATIVES reverberant adjective reverberation noun reverberative adjective reverberator noun reverberatory adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • reverberative — rɪ vÉœrbÉ™reɪtɪv / vɜːb adj. echoing, resonating, resounding …   English contemporary dictionary

  • reverberative — re·ver·ber·a·tive …   English syllables

  • reverberative — adjective characterized by resonance a resonant voice hear the rolling thunder • Syn: ↑resonant, ↑resonating, ↑resounding, ↑reverberating • Similar to: ↑reverberant …   Useful english dictionary

  • reverberate — reverberative /ri verr beuh ray tiv, beuhr euh /, adj. reverberator, n. v. /ri verr beuh rayt /; adj. /ri verr beuhr it/, v., reverberated, reverberating, adj. v.i. 1. to reecho or resound: Her singing reverberated through the house. 2. Physics.… …   Universalium

  • resonating — adjective characterized by resonance a resonant voice hear the rolling thunder • Syn: ↑resonant, ↑resounding, ↑reverberating, ↑reverberative • Similar to: ↑reverberant …   Useful english dictionary

  • reverberating — adjective characterized by resonance a resonant voice hear the rolling thunder • Syn: ↑resonant, ↑resonating, ↑resounding, ↑reverberative • Similar to: ↑reverberant …   Useful english dictionary

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