Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ECHOED

They were acceptable to me, because they echoed my own mind, and confirmed my own knowledge.

I echoed, wishing to rebuke this violence of epithet, but she would have none of me.

"Yes, I guess it will," echoed Tubby, in a way that was hardly cheerful.

He obeyed, thinking that the mother's love for this dark place was echoed by the child.

It was that night Tony's extempore prayer was echoed so earnestly by his aunt.

Hermione could not help laughing, and Artois echoed her laugh.

The hardness of the Marchesino's voice was echoed now in the voice of Artois.

Each word that he had spoken to them echoed loudly in his ear.

"So could I," echoed his father, who was feeling rather in the cold.

He sighed, heavily, and his sigh was echoed from the back seat of the carryall.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-14c., from Latin echo, from Greek echo, personified as a mountain nymph, from or related to ekhe "sound," ekhein "to resound," from PIE root *swagh- "to resound" (cf. Sanskrit vagnuh "sound," Latin vagire "to cry," Old English swogan "to resound"). Related: Echoes.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR ECHOED

quoted

adjectiverepeated from another
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.