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Part of Speech: noun
Results: 25
1. A sound; especially, the sound of vibrating metals; as, the ring of a bell.
2. Any loud sound; the sound of numerous voices; a sound continued, repeated, or reverberated.
3. A chime, or set of bells harmonically tuned.
7. An inclosed space in which pugilists fight; hence, figuratively, prize fighting.
8. A circular group of persons.
9. The plane figure included between the circumferences of two concentric circles.
12. An elastic band partly or wholly encircling the spore cases of ferns. See Illust. of Sporangium.
13. A clique; an exclusive combination of persons for a selfish purpose, as to control the market, distribute offices, obtain contracts, etc.
Part of Speech: verb
4. To continue to sound or vibrate; to resound.
6. To rise in the air spirally.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To cause to sound, especially by striking, as a metallic body; as, to ring a bell.
2. To make ( a sound), as by ringing a bell; to sound.
4. To surround with a ring, or as with a ring; to encircle.
5. To make a ring around by cutting away the bark; to girdle; as, to ring branches or roots.
6. To fit with a ring or with rings, as the fingers, or a swine's snout.
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