The door made a resounding, echoing slam as Sarah stormed out of the house. “Well,” said my brother, “that wasn’t a resounding or thorough success, now was it?” After this resounding, very noisy conflict, my girlfriend Sarah was mad at me for taking a job far away. When I’d asked my boss if we could reconsider the relocation, his answer had been a resounding and booming “No!”
Quiz: If something is resounding, what is it?
- It is impressive or great in size.
- It is painful to remember or think about.
- It is repeated at regular intervals.