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Definizione monolingua e traduzione echo

Inglese grammatica



echo (third-person singular simple present echoes, present participle echoing, simple past and past participle echoed)

  1. (of a sound or sound waves, intransitive) To reflect off of a surface and return to someone who has heard it already.
  2. (by extension, transitive) To repeat back precisely what another has just said: to copy in the imitation of a natural echo.
  3. (by extension, transitive) To repeat (anothers speech, opinion, etc.).
    Sid echoed his fathers point of view.

echo (plural echoes or echos)

  1. A reflected sound that is heard again by its initial observer.
    • 1960, P. G. Wodehouse, Jeeves in the Offing, chapter X:
      “Bertie! Ive been hunting for you all over the place!” “I was having a chat with Swordfish in his pantry. Something wrong?” “Something wrong!” “Dont you like the Red Room?” “The Red Room!” I gathered from his manner that he had not come to beef about his sleeping accommodation. “Then what is your little trouble?” “My little trouble!” I felt that this sort of thing must be stopped at its source. It was only ten minutes to dressing-for-dinner time, and we could go on along these lines for hours. “Listen, old crumpet,” I said patiently. “Make up your mind whether you are my old friend Reginald Herring or an echo in the Swiss mountains. If youre simply going to repeat every word I say –”
  2. (computing): The displaying on the command line of the command that has just been executed.
  3. The letter E in the ICAO spelling alphabet.
Traduzione italiano eco |eco schermo |echeggiare |echo |ripetere |risonanza |risuonare |

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