verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
- resorption lacuna,
Origin of resound
verb (used with or without object)
Origin of re-sound
Examples from the Web for resound
The house continued to resound with cries of fear, demoniac laughter, screams of ultimate agony.Cleg Kelly, Arab of the City|S. R. (Samuel Rutherford) Crockett
Alcazar chansons rang out from the cafes, while in their midst stood the mosque, that had used to resound with the Muezzin.Under Two Flags|Ouida [Louise de la Ramee]
My book should smell of pines and resound with the hum of insects.Essays, First Series|Ralph Waldo Emerson
One scream of fear from a mother may resound 45 through the whole life of her daughter.
It did not seem as if they could ever resound to the throb of quickened vitality again.
Word Origin for resound
late 14c., resownen, from Old French resoner "reverberate" (12c., Modern French résonner), from Latin resonare "sound again, resound, echo," from re- "back, again" (see re-) + sonare "to sound" (see sonata). Spelling influenced from mid-15c. by sound (v.). Related: Resounded; resounding.