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ringing

adjective

Simple Definition of ringing

  • : very loud and clear

  • : like the sound a bell or alarm makes

  • : made forcefully or with confidence

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of ringing

  1. 1 :  clear and full in tone :  resounding <a ringing baritone>

  2. 2 :  vigorously unequivocal :  decisive <a ringing condemnation of immorality>

ringingly play \-iŋ-lē\ adverb

Examples of ringing in a sentence

  1. Do you hear that ringing sound?

  2. <an angry, ringing denial of the charges>



14th Century

First Known Use of ringing

14th century

Rhymes with ringing



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