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res·o·nate  audio  (rz-nt) KEY 

VERB:
res·o·nat·ed, res·o·nat·ing, res·o·nates
VERB:
intr.
  1. To exhibit or produce resonance or resonant effects.
  2. To evoke a feeling of shared emotion or belief: "It is a demonology [that] seems to resonate among secular and religious voters alike" (Tamar Jacoby).
  3. To correspond closely or harmoniously: "Symbolism matters, especially if the symbols resonate with the larger message" (William Greider).
VERB:
tr.
To cause to resound.

ETYMOLOGY:
Latin resonre, resont- ; see resound

OTHER FORMS:
reso·nation(Noun)


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