Definition: to trigger something later on; to have a lasting effect
Part of Speech: Verb
Synonym(s): resonant, echo
1. Your decision to break the law could reverberate and end with hundreds of people being hospitalized.
2. Although you don’t realize it, verbal abuse can reverberate and leave a negative impression on a young person’s life.
3. Even though the rumor wasn’t true, it seemed to quickly reverberate through the school.