verb (used without object), res·o·nat·ed, res·o·nat·ing.
verb (used with object), res·o·nat·ed, res·o·nat·ing.
- resonant cavity,
- resonant circuit,
- resonant-jet engine,
Origin of resonate
Examples from the Web for resonation
Oft repeated is this resonation in paired harmonies, the lower phrase like an "obstinate bass."Symphonies and Their Meaning; Third Series, Modern Symphonies|Philip H. Goepp
Word Origin for resonate
1873, from Latin resonatus, past participle of resonare "to sound again" (see resonance). Literal at first; figurative sense, of feelings, emotions, etc., by 1978. Related: Resonated; resonating.