echo echo  /ˈɛ koʊ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the repetition of a sound resulting from reflection of the sound waves
  2. (n) (Greek mythology) a nymph who was spurned by Narcissus and pined away until only her voice remained
  3. (n) a reply that repeats what has just been said
  4. (n) a reflected television or radio or radar beam
  5. (n) a close parallel of a feeling, idea, style, etc.
  6. (n) an imitation or repetition
  7. (v) to say again or imitate
  8. (v) ring or echo with sound
  9. (v) call to mind

Usage(s):

  1. Sample check: the echo wave at moonrisewhen the first contact was madewas slightly higher in frequency than the outgoing pulse.
  2. The echo boomers will help keep demand strong for the next 10 years and beyond, bolstering the markets for rentals and starter homes.
  3. To get a clear, time-able echo, he must utter a short, sharp shout.

News

  1. xkzero Announces Partnership With Echo Global Logistics to Launch xkzero Transportation Management by Echo

    xkzero, the Chicago-based Sage developer, today announced a software development partnership with Echo Global Logistics, Inc. , a leading provider of technology-enabled transportation and supply chain ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Echo Therapeutics Submits Pre-submission Package To FDA For Symphony CGM

    Echo Therapeutics Submits Pre-submission Package To FDA For Symphony CGM
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  3. Echo Therapeutics Submits Pre-Submission Package to FDA for Symphony® CGM System

    PHILADELPHIA, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Echo Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: ECTE), a company developing its needle-free Symphony ® CGM System as a non-invasive, wireless continuous glucose monitoring ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. Obama said the criticisms he has heard "echo the very same failed economic theories that led us into this crisis in the first place, the notion that tax cuts alone will solve all our problems."
    on Feb 4, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: FOXNews

  2. "The Web is essentially improvisational. ...... The Internet is the shortest, hardest wall against which your voice will echo back," Colbert said. "It's a big place, but, boy, you get an echo back really fast."
    on May 6, 2008 By: Stephen Colbert Source: ABC News

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