Root Word of the Day: SONOROUS

sonorous (adj) – producing or capable of a deep, resonant sound; rich and full of sound
BREAKDOWN: SON- (sound) + -OUS (full of)


This word is built on the root SON-, which means sound.
Common SON- words include sonar, sonic, and sound.
More esoteric SON- words include assonant, sonata, soniferous, and sonnet.

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