Meaning of RESONANCE in English


res ‧ o ‧ nance /ˈrezənəns/ BrE AmE noun

1 . [uncountable] the resonance of a sound is its quality of being deep and loud and continuing for a long time

2 . [uncountable and countable] formal the special meaning or importance that something has for you because it relates to your own experiences:

a tradition that has little resonance in the 21st century

His words will have resonance for many musicians.

3 . [uncountable and countable] technical sound that is produced or increased in one object by sound waves from another object

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.