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Verb: echo  e-kow
  1. To say again or imitate
    "followers echoing the cries of their leaders";
    - repeat
     
  2. Fill for a short time with sound and echoes
    "the hall echoed with laughter";
    - resound, ring, reverberate
     
  3. Call to mind
    "His words echoed John F. Kennedy";
    - recall
Noun: echo (echoes)  e-kow
  1. The repetition of a sound resulting from reflection of the sound waves
    "she could hear echoes of her own footsteps";
    - reverberation, sound reflection, replication
     
  2. A reply that repeats what has just been said
     
  3. (electronics) a reflected television, radio or radar beam
     
  4. A close parallel of a feeling, idea, style, etc.
    "his contention contains more than an echo of Rousseau"; "Napoleon III was an echo of the mighty Emperor but an infinitely better man"
     
  5. An imitation or repetition
    "the flower arrangement was created as an echo of a client's still life"
Noun: Echo
  1. (Greek mythology) a nymph who was spurned by Narcissus and pined away until only her voice remained

Derived forms: echoing, echoes, echoed

Type of: analog [US], analogue, emit, go, imitation, let loose, let out, nymph, parallel, reflection, reflectivity, reflexion [Brit], reply, resemble, response, sound, utter

Encyclopedia: Echo, Ontario