reecho

or re-ech·o

[ree-ek-oh]
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verb (used with object), re·ech·oed, re·ech·o·ing.
  1. to echo back.
  2. to repeat like an echo.
noun, plural re·ech·oes.
  1. a repeated echo.

Origin of reecho

First recorded in 1580–90; re- + echo
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Examples from the Web for reecho

Historical Examples of reecho

  • It seemed to echo and reecho for a long time before I shut it off.

    A Question of Courage

    Jesse Franklin Bone

  • And the whole bar and the audience seemed to reecho the words.

  • "I am sure I can echo and reecho your words," he answered, folding the child to his heart.

    Elsie's Womanhood

    Martha Finley

  • Poets are sweetest when they reecho its whisperings; orators are most potent when they thrill its chords to music.

  • This will soar out and reecho at all hours; sometimes a memory of Elsa, and again a thought of Sieglinde.

    Stars of the Opera

    Mabel Wagnalls