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  • He stood there a long while without moving and a clock chimed seven. Cited from Best British Short Stories, Ed. O'Brien & Cournos
  • A clock chimed the hour, and the wife looked up from her letter. Cited from The Man in the Twilight, by Ridgwell Cullum
  • He lay there for hours -- until the tall clock above his head chimed two. Cited from A Certain Rich Man, by William Allen White
  • Hour after hour chimed, the night wore away, and yet they came not. Cited from History of the Girondists, Volume I, by Alphonse de Lamartine
  • He also frequently chimed in during the race with his own analysis.
  • They could not see its face, but after what seemed a long time, it chimed a single note. Cited from Princess Polly's Playmates, by Amy Brooks
  • So we sat when the clock chimed the hour of one. Cited from The Quest of the Sacred Slipper, by Sax Rohmer
  • A long way off, at the other end of the village, a clock chimed the hours. Cited from The Dweller on the Threshold, by Robert Smythe Hichens
  • By this time, however, Charles laid down the paper and chimed into our conversation. Cited from An African Millionaire, by Grant Allen
  • Just then also the village clock chimed out the hour. Cited from Dutch Fairy Tales for Young Folks,by W. E. Griffis
  • Above the Court-house the town clock chimed its quarters across the afternoon heat. Cited from Lady Good-for-Nothing, by A. T. Quiller-Couch
  • Then the clock chimed the three quarters, and he raised his head. Cited from The Christian, by Hall Caine
  • While I stood there, a clock, down in the city, chimed out the half-hour. Cited from Sir John Constantine, by Prosper Paleologus Constantine
  • Then the wife chimed in, and then of a sudden all was silent. Cited from Pelle the Conqueror, by Martin Anderson Nexo
  • Away in the little town the church clock chimed the quarter. Cited from The White Wolf and Other Fireside Tales, by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  • The girls were at him, and her father's pleasant, deep voice chimed in. Cited from The Desert of Wheat, by Zane Grey
  • Within three minutes they were driving towards home and a church clock near by chimed one-- for half past twelve. Cited from Two Boys and a Fortune, by Matthew White, Jr.
  • She had written only a page, however, when the clock on the stairs chimed four. Cited from The Little Colonel: Maid of Honor, by Annie Fellows Johnston
  • It can't be five minutes since it chimed before. Cited from In Honour's Cause, by George Manville Fenn
  • Meredith's little daughter was born just as the clock below chimed four. Cited from The Shield of Silence, by Harriet T. Comstock
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Root form of chimed is chime for the verb.

Meaning of chimed

  • verb Emit a sound
    bells and gongs chimed