stentorian Tweet Definition of stentorian Like Definition of stentorian on Facebook
  1. (of a voice) loud, powerful, booming, suitable for giving speeches to large crowds
  • 1922: The Irish Caruso-Garibaldi was in superlative form and his notes were heard to the greatest advantage in the time-honoured anthem sung as only our citizen can sing it. " w:James Joyce, James Joyce, Ulysses
    Etymology: From Stentor (), the name of a herald in the Iliad.

    Supplemental Details:Sponsor an extended definition for stentorian for as little as $10 per month. Click here to contact us.


      Words Starting With:
      Words Ending With:
      Words Containing:
      Words That Match:

     Translate Into:
    Dutch   French   German
    Italian   Spanish
        Show results per page.

    Browse the Dictionary
    A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

    Dictionary content provided from under the GNU Free Documentation License
    Allwords Copyright 1998-2020 All rights reserved.