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Definition 1: treat, process, heat, melt, or refine in a reverberatory furnace - [verb of change]

Samples where reverberate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • reverberate ore

(reverberate is a kind of ...) subject to a process or treatment, with the aim of readying for some purpose, improving, or remedying a condition

"process cheese" "process hair" "treat the water so it can be drunk" "treat the lawn with chemicals" "treat an oil spill"

Definition 2: spring back; spring away from an impact - [verb of motion]

Samples where reverberate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The rubber ball bounced
  • These particles do not resile but they unite after they collide

Synonyms for reverberate in the sense of this definition

(reverberate is a kind of ...) move forward by leaps and bounds

"The horse bounded across the meadow" "The child leapt across the puddle" "Can you jump over the fence?"

(... is a kind of reverberate ) spring back, as from a forceful thrust

"The gun kicked back into my shoulder"

(... is a kind of reverberate ) bound off one point after another

(... is a kind of reverberate ) rebound after hitting

"The car caromed off several lampposts"

Definition 3: ring or echo with sound - [verb of perception]

Samples where reverberate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the hall resounded with laughter

Synonyms for reverberate in the sense of this definition

(reverberate is a kind of ...) make a certain noise or sound

"She went `Mmmmm'" "The gun went `bang'"

(... is a kind of reverberate ) sound in sympathy

(... is a kind of reverberate ) repeat or return an echo again or repeatedly; send (an echo) back

(... is a kind of reverberate ) echo repeatedly, echo again and again

(... is a kind of reverberate ) ring loudly and deeply

"the big bell bonged"

Definition 4: to throw or bend back (from a surface) - [verb of perception]

Samples where reverberate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Sound is reflected well in this auditorium

Synonyms for reverberate in the sense of this definition

(reverberate has a similar meaning as ...) be reflected as heat, sound, or light or shock waves

"the waves reverberate as far away as the end of the building"

(... is a kind of reverberate ) reflect as if in a mirror

"The smallest pond at night mirrors the firmament above"

(reverberate belongs to category ...) the study of the physical properties of sound

Definition 5: be reflected as heat, sound, or light or shock waves - [verb of perception]

Samples where reverberate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the waves reverberate as far away as the end of the building

(reverberate has a similar meaning as ...) to throw or bend back (from a surface)

"Sound is reflected well in this auditorium"

Definition 6: have a long or continuing effect - [verb of stative]

Samples where reverberate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The discussions with my teacher reverberated throughout my adult life

(reverberate is a kind of ...) continue to exist

"These stories die hard" "The legend of Elvis endures"

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