Definition of 'echo'
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Example sentences containing 'echo'
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Water was cascading through a hole in the ceiling into the lobby, its echo filling the empty space. CHAMELEON (2002)He shouted a couple of times and heard nothing but the muffled echo of his own voice. CORMORANT (2002)The watchman thought he could hear a new shading in her words now, the echo of a forlorn pain that had no bottom. MAN'S LOVING FAMILY (2002)
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Translations for 'echo'
British English: echo /ˈɛkəʊ/ NOUN
An echo is a sound caused by a noise being reflected off a surface such as a wall.
He heard the echo of her footsteps along the hallway.
- American English: echo
- Arabic: صَدَى
- Brazilian Portuguese: eco
- Chinese: 回声
- Croatian: odjek
- Czech: ozvěna
- Danish: ekko
- Dutch: echo
- European Spanish: eco
- Finnish: kaiku
- French: écho
- German: Echo
- Greek: ηχώ
- Italian: eco
- Japanese: 反響
- Korean: 메아리
- Norwegian: ekko
- Polish: echo
- European Portuguese: eco
- Romanian: ecou
- Russian: эхо
- Spanish: eco
- Swedish: eko
- Thai: เสียงสะท้อน
- Turkish: yankı
- Ukrainian: луна
- Vietnamese: tiếng vọng
British English: echo VERB
sound If a sound echoes, it is reflected off a surface and can be heard again after the original sound has stopped.
His feet echoed on the bare board floor.
British English: echo VERB
repeat If you echo someone's words, you repeat them or express agreement with their attitude or opinion.
Their views often echo each other.
Definition of echo from the Collins English Dictionary
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