1. [ noun ] (physics) the persistence of a sound after its source has stopped
Synonyms: reverberation replication sound_reflection
Related terms: reflection re-echo resound
2. [ verb ] to say again or imitate
Synonyms: repeat

: "followers echoing the cries of their leaders."

Related terms: utter recite parrot regurgitate reecho cuckoo
3. [ verb ] ring or echo with sound
Synonyms: ring reverberate resound

"the hall resounded with laughter"

Related terms: go reecho bong consonate reecho plangency
4. [ verb ] call to mind
Synonyms: recall

: "His words echoed John F. Kennedy"

Related terms: resemble
5. [ noun ] (Greek mythology) a nymph who was spurned by Narcissus and pined away until only her voice remained
Related terms: nymph Greek_mythology
6. [ noun ] Woman's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 2995
7. [ noun ] a reply that repeats what has just been said
Related terms: reply echolalia repeat
Similar spelling:   ec