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verb [intransitive] reverberate pronunciation in American English /rɪˈvɜrbəˌreɪt/
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present tense
present participlereverberating
past tensereverberated
past participlereverberated
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  1. 2
    if something such as a room reverberates, it seems to shake slightly because of a loud sound that is repeated many times
    reverberate with:

    The room reverberated with the sound of her laughter.

  2. 3
    formal to have an effect that spreads over a wide area or lasts for a long time

    The country’s financial problems could reverberate throughout the global economy.

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