verb (used without object), re·ver·ber·at·ed, re·ver·ber·at·ing.
verb (used with object), re·ver·ber·at·ed, re·ver·ber·at·ing.
- revenue stamp,
- revenue tariff,
- reverberation time,
- reverberatory furnace
Origin of reverberate
Examples from the Web for reverberate
The cartoons zing, whirr, and reverberate harmonically, making each entry a sort of duet.Well, La Ti Da: Stephin Merritt’s Winning Little Words of Scrabble|David Bukszpan|October 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The silhouettes seem to reverberate across the room, in a mildly hall-of-mirrors effect.
But the impact of the financial maneuvers that he made to save the company will reverberate for years.How the Kings of Fracking Double-Crossed Their Way to Riches|ProPublica|March 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Over the weekend this question started to reverberate throughout the media pundit class.Should Christie Resign from the Republican Governors Association?|Myra Adams|January 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This has often been referred to as the September 11 moment that will reverberate through the new Star Trek universe.‘Star Trek’ for Dummies: Get Ready for ‘Into Darkness’ With Our Primer|Sujay Kumar|May 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Although she stifled an outcry the dull thud of her body against the ground seemed actually to reverberate through the forest.Danger at the Drawbridge|Mildred A. Wirt
You expect the harp to reverberate once again with the old fervors.Adventures in the Arts|Marsden Hartley
Your conversion will reverberate in their hearts and will leave behind it a deep impression.The Red and the Black|Stendhal
The horses were in waiting, making each rusty spring reverberate the carriage again with their impatience.The Man in the Iron Mask|Alexandre Dumas, Pere
Presently the growling of the guns began to reverberate over London.The Disturbing Charm|Berta Ruck
Word Origin for reverberate
1570s, "beat back, drive back, force back," from Latin reverberatus, past participle of reverberare "strike back, repel, cause to rebound" (see reverberation). Meaning "re-echo" is from 1590s. Earlier verb was reverberen (early 15c.). Related: Reverberated; reverberating.