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  Definition of ringing
  1. having the character of a loud deep sound; the quality of being resonant
  2. the giving of a ring as a token of engagement
  3. the sound of a bell ringing; "the distinctive ring of the church bell"; "the ringing of the telephone"; "the tintinnabulation that so volumnously swells from the ringing and the dinging of the bells"--E. A. Poe
  4. having a tendency to reverberate or be repeatedly reflected; "a reverberant room"; "the reverberant booms of cannon"
Similar Words: plangency, resonance, reverberance, sonorousness, sonority, vibrancy, ring, tintinnabulation, reverberant

 

Hyponyms: bell ringing

 

Derivational Morphology: resonate, vibrate, resound, echo, ring, reverberate, tintinnabulate, knell, peal, call, telephone, call up, phone

 

Anagrams: rigging

 

 
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