Used to describe sound or speech that is full, rich, and deep, sonorous is a great word for snoring, for bass voices, and for low notes on the tuba.

Skip the first "o" and you'll see snore inside this word, which should give you a clue as to its deeply resonant character. Another way to remember sonorous is that son sounds like "sound," and that's what this word is all about.

Definitions of sonorous

adj full and loud and deep

“a herald chosen for his sonorous voice”
(of sound) having marked deepness and body

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