ring

All Noun Verb
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  • However some players feel that they get better control using the ring or middle fingers.
  • Players on the winning team also receive a conference championship ring.
  • From as early as five years old, girls are introduced to their first neck ring.
  • Under construction is the eastern part of the ring road.
  • I heard the door-bell ring, and I went to answer it myself. Cited from A Roman Singer, by F. Marion Crawford
  • The ring only becomes the property of the woman when marriage occurs.
  • Suddenly, in the silence of the house, she heard the front-door bell ring. Cited from Marcella, by Mrs. Humphry Ward [AKA: Mary Augusta Arnold Ward]
  • The outer ring road is under construction, but it is largely in use.
  • He read it during the night and rang me up next morning.
  • While he sat thus, he heard the door-bell ring. Cited from Choice Readings for the Home Circle, by Anonymous
  • Ringing studies have found that the species can live for up to nine years.
  • Would you marry me?' Within the beautiful red rose, there was a ring.
  • If the rings are narrow, more of them are required than where they are wide.
  • At that moment, he heard the front-door bell ring. Cited from Swann's Way, by Marcel Proust
  • She heard the door-bell ring, and then his quick step. Cited from Franklin Kane, by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  • At length a strange sound rang out on the still hot air. Cited from Witch-Doctors, by Charles Beadle
  • This tunnel complex will complete major part of the inner ring road.
  • So she started on hearing the front door bell ring. Cited from Evelyn Innes, by George Moore
  • This is where the term ring came from.
  • The ring of its bells and clock can be heard from all over campus.
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Meaning of ring

  • noun A characteristic sound
    it has the ring of sincerity
  • noun A toroidal shape
    a ring of ships in the harbor, a halo of smoke
  • noun The sound of a bell ringing
    the distinctive ring of the church bell, the ringing of the telephone, the tintinnabulation that so voluminously swells from the ringing and the dinging of the bells"--E. A. Poe
  • noun A platform usually marked off by ropes in which contestants box or wrestle
  • noun Jewelry consisting of a circlet of precious metal (often set with jewels) worn on the finger
    she had rings on every finger, he noted that she wore a wedding band
  • verb Sound loudly and sonorously
    the bells rang
  • verb Make (bells) ring, often for the purposes of musical edification
    Ring the bells, My uncle rings every Sunday at the local church
  • verb Attach a ring to the foot of, in order to identify
    ring birds, band the geese to observe their migratory patterns