Definition of reverberation in English:


Line breaks: re|ver¦ber|ation
Pronunciation: /rɪˌvəːbəˈreɪʃn


  • 2 (usually reverberations) A continuing effect; a repercussion: the attack has had reverberations around the world
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    • They aren't always the most spectacular plays of the season; they just cause the most reverberation.
    • Marshall says she doesn't take into account the real-world reverberations of her rulings.
    • Evidently, Davis had touched upon a story with profound reverberations for our own times.

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