giving out or capable of giving out a sound, especially a deep, resonant sound, as a thing or place:
a sonorous cavern.
loud, deep, or resonant, as a sound.
rich and full in sound, as language or verse.
a sonorous speech.
producing or capable of producing sound
(of language, sound, etc) deep or resonant
(esp of speech) high-flown; grandiloquent
- Sonorous rale
sonorous rale so·no·rous rale (sə-nôr’əs, sŏn’ər-) n. A cooing or snoring sound heard on auscultation, often produced by the vibration of a projecting mass of viscid secretion in a large bronchus.
noun 1. a novel (1913) by D. H. Lawrence.
noun 1. the state, fact, or relation of being a son.
adjective, sonsier, sonsiest. Scot. and North England, Irish English. 1. strong and healthy; robust. 2. agreeable; good-natured. adjective (Scot & Irish, English, dialect) -sier, -siest 1. plump; buxom; comely 2. cheerful; good-natured 3. lucky