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echo

US [ˈekoʊ]
UK [ˈekəʊ]
  • n.回响;回声;回音;映现
  • v.回响;回荡;发出回声;产生回响
  • Web回波;回声乐团;回显
Plural Form:echoes  Present Participle:echoing  Past Tense:echoed  
Echo
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n.
1.
回响;回声;回音the reflecting of sound off a wall or inside a confined space so that a noise appears to be repeated; a sound that is reflected back in this way
There was an echo on the phone and I couldn't hear clearly.
电话里有回音,我听不清楚。
The hills sent back a faint echo.
座座山丘传来微弱的回声。
the echo of footsteps running down the corridor
沿走廊跑的脚步回声
2.
映现;暗示;启示;反响the fact of an idea, event, etc. being like another and reminding you of it; sth that reminds you of sth else
Yesterday's crash has grim echoes of previous disasters.
昨天的撞车事故使人想起之前那些令人痛心的灾难。
3.
共鸣;附和;重复an opinion or attitude that agrees with or repeats one already expressed or thought
His words were an echo of what she had heard many times before.
他的话她以往听过许多次。
The speech found an echo in the hearts of many of the audience(= they agreed with it) .
这次演讲在许多听众的心中引起共鸣。
v.
1.
[i]
回响;回荡if a soundechoes , it is reflected off a wall, the side of a mountain, etc. so that you can hear it again
Her footsteps echoed in the empty room.
她的脚步声在空荡荡的屋子里回响着。
The gunshot echoed through the forest.
枪炮声在林中回荡。
2.
[i][t]
发出回声;产生回响;充满回声to send back and repeat a sound; to be full of a sound
The whole house echoed.
整个房子充满回声。
The street echoed with the cries of children.
街上回荡着孩子的哭声。
The valley echoed back his voice.
山谷里回荡着他的声音。
3.
[t]
~ sth
重复,附和(想法或看法)to repeat an idea or opinion because you agree with it
This is a view echoed by many on the right of the party.
这是党内许多右翼分子都重复过的观点。
4.
[t]
+ speech.~ sth
(尤因感到意外而)重复…话,模仿to repeat what sb else has just said, especially because you find it surprising
‘He's gone!’ Viv echoed.
“他去了!”维夫重复道。

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