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resonant
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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Definition
of a sound:  deep and rich

or:  bringing to mind — especially feelings or memories

or more generally:  when something has reinforcing effects
  • A man's powerful, resonant voice said: "Me-me-me-me-me-me-meme!"
    p. 356.5
  • Every preacher sounded better than he was there; every hymn was distinct; each prayer was resonant; the organ had a cathedral tone.
    p. 119.8

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