What does the word echo mean?

Usage examples for echo

  1. And Echo answered: " Come!" – Good Stories For Great Holidays Arranged for Story-Telling and Reading Aloud and for the Children's Own Reading by Frances Jenkins Olcott
  2. He opened his eyes and looked at the child, and the light came into them, and then the sound of his sobbing filled the house and reached the people out in the yard, and an echo arose from them. – The Portion of Labor by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  3. And so- He tried to laugh gaily, but an echo was in his heart. – The House of Toys by Henry Russell Miller