chime in

verb

Definition of chime in

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 :  to combine harmoniously the artist's illustrations chime in perfectly with the text — Book Production

  3. 2 :  to break into a conversation or discussion especially to express an opinion

  4. transitive verb
  5. :  to remark while chiming in

Examples of chime in in a Sentence

  1. I don't like that show at all, my friend chimed in

  2. unfortunately, his views on child rearing don't chime in with those of his new wife, who has two children from a previous marriage

First Known Use of chime in

1681



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