Definitions of reverberate

  1. To be driven back, as light or sound; to resound.
  2. To return; reecho; reflect.
  3. To return or send back; to repel or drive back; to echo, as sound; to reflect, as light, as light or heat.
  4. To send or force back; to repel from side to side; as, flame is reverberated in a furnace.
  5. Hence, to fuse by reverberated heat.
  6. To send back; echo; as sound; reflect, as heat or light.
  7. To send back, as sound: to echo: to reflect: to drive from side to side, as flame.
  8. To resound; to echo.
  9. To be driven back; to be reflected or repelled, as rays of light; to be echoed, as sound.
  10. To be reflected, as heat or light; resound; reecho, as sound.
  11. To echo: to resound: to bound back: to be repelled.
  12. spring back; spring away from an impact; " The rubber ball bounced"; " These particles do not resile but they unite after they collide"
  13. to throw or bend back or reflect ( from a surface); " A mirror in the sun can reflect light into a person's eyes"; " Sound is reflected well in this auditorium"
  14. treat, process, heatl, metl, or refine in a reverberating furnace; " reverberate ore"
  15. be reflected, as of heat, sound, or light waves
  16. be reflected as heat, sound, or light or shock waves; " the waves reverberate as far away as the end of the building"
  17. To drive back; resound; echo.
  18. To return or send back, as a sound; to echo; to drive from side to side; to be repelled; to resound; to reflect, as rays of light.
  20. Reverberant.
  21. Driven back, as sound; reflected.
  22. Reverberant, reverberatory.