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knell

verb

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  1. to make the clear sound heard when metal vibrates <the church bells knelled to mark the death of the nation's beloved leader> Synonyms bong, chime, {h,2}ring, peal, tollRelated Words chink, clang, clank, clash, clink, ding, ding-dong, gong, jangle, jingle, ping, plink, plunk (or plonk), tang, tingle, tinkle; echo, resonate, resound, reverberate




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