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sonorous
used in Atlas Shrugged

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Definition
full and deep sounding
  • He said it smiling, but only half-jesting; some quality in his voice made the name of the railroad sound as it would have sounded in the days of Nat Taggart, as a sonorous title of honor.
    3.1 Part 3 Chapter 1 — Atlantis (64% in)
  • Thompson," said Dr. Ferris sonorously, as they approached, "may I present Dr. Robert Stadler?"
    3.3 Part 3 Chapter 3 — Anti-Greed (10% in)
  • Public loud-speakers were built in the squares of New York for the day of the speech, and came to rasping life once an hour, in time with the ringing of distant clocks, to send over the worn rattle of the traffic, over the heads of the shabby crowds, the sonorous, mechanical cry of an alarm-toned voice: "Listen to Mr. Thompson's report on the world crisis, November 22!
    3.7 Part 3 Chapter 7 — "This is John Galt Speaking" (7% in)

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