[ ree-per-kuhs-iv, rep-er- ]
/ ˌri pərˈkʌs ɪv, ˌrɛp ər- /
causing repercussion; reverberating.
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OTHER WORDS FROM repercussivere·per·cus·sive·ly, adverbre·per·cus·sive·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for repercussive
All the head hums with repercussive memories of anterior existences.
A disquieting attack is made upon the nerves by the repercussive repetitions, the dense pall of melancholy hanging over the place.