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1. resonance

noun. ['ˈrɛzənəns'] an excited state of a stable particle causing a sharp maximum in the probability of absorption of electromagnetic radiation.

Synonyms

  • physical phenomenon
  • magnetic resonance

Antonyms

  • extraordinariness
  • goodness
  • positivity

Etymology

  • resonance (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • - (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Rhymes with Resonance

  • abeyance
  • abhorrence
  • absence
  • abstinence
  • abundance
  • acceptance
  • acceptance
  • accordance
  • acquaintance
  • acquiescence
  • adherence
  • admittance
  • adolescence
  • adolescence
  • adriance
  • affluence
  • agence
  • allegiance
  • alliance
  • allowance

How do you pronounce resonance?

Pronounce resonance as ˈrɛzənəns.

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Sentences with resonance


1. Noun, singular or mass
Overtones can be heard as resonance emanating from the piano.

Quotes about resonance


1. Two things that matter to me. Emotional resonance and rocket launchers.
- Joss Whedon

2. The gratitude that you feel leads to faith in the abundance and with every resonance that radiates from your mind more strong feelings of faith start to reside in you.
- Stephen Richards, Think Your way to Success: Let Your Dreams Run Free

3. The Unspoken Speaks Volumes Stillness brackets the exchanges between lovers. Itis not the lack of sound, but an encapsulated silenceof resonance. Resonant silences stand like bookends, embracing their thoughts;though formal pleasantries vibrate the air,they are more ritual than communication.The couples true intents are articulated in the unspoken.Two bodies.One soul.
- Beryl Dov

2. resonance

noun. ['ˈrɛzənəns'] a vibration of large amplitude produced by a relatively small vibration near the same frequency of vibration as the natural frequency of the resonating system.

Synonyms

  • vibration

Antonyms

  • power
  • unsuitableness

Etymology

  • resonance (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • - (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. resonance

noun. ['ˈrɛzənəns'] having the character of a loud deep sound; the quality of being resonant.

Synonyms

  • plangency
  • sonority
  • quality
  • vibrancy
  • tone
  • ringing
  • timber
  • sonorousness
  • reverberance

Antonyms

  • worthlessness
  • infidelity
  • unfaithfulness
  • naturalness

Etymology

  • resonance (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • - (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. resonance

noun. ['ˈrɛzənəns'] a relationship of mutual understanding or trust and agreement between people.

Synonyms

  • affinity
  • kinship

Antonyms

  • particularity
  • neutral
  • bad

Etymology

  • resonance (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • - (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. resonance

noun. ['ˈrɛzənəns'] the quality imparted to voiced speech sounds by the action of the resonating chambers of the throat and mouth and nasal cavities.

Synonyms

  • quality
  • tone
  • timber

Antonyms

  • inutility
  • generality
  • fruitfulness
  • naivete

Etymology

  • resonance (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • - (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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