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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Echo  \Ech"o\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Echoed};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Echoing}.  --  3d  pers.  sing.  pres.  {Echoes}.] 
  1.  To  send  back  (a  sound);  to  repeat  in  sound;  to 
  reverberate. 
 
  Those  peals  are  echoed  by  the  Trojan  throng. 
  --Dryden. 
 
  The  wondrous  sound  Is  echoed  on  forever.  --Keble. 
 
  2.  To  repeat  with  assent;  to  respond;  to  adopt. 
 
  They  would  have  echoed  the  praises  of  the  men  whom 
  they  ?nvied,  and  then  have  sent  to  the  newspaper 
  anonymous  libels  upon  them  --Macaulay. 




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