Examples of doorbell in a Sentence
We rang the doorbell until someone came to let us in.
Recent Examples of doorbell from the Web
It was reported at 9:36 p.m. Aug. 12 that someone rang the doorbell of a house in the 300 block of South 6th Avenue and left an envelope with dog feces and later left a bag of trash.
This year's night, held by the village hall and police station would featured inflatables for the kids and raffles with items including backpacks filled with school supplies and a device from Ring, a camera connected to a doorbell to monitor a home.
While Jeremy Epps and his wife Esther were at the hospital with their 15 hour old daughter on July 23, 2017, two men were caught trying to break into the couple’s Modesto, Calif. home by their Ring! doorbell camera.
Suspicious incident A resident of the 8100 block of Merrill Street told police that a man rang her doorbell June 23, walked around her property and looked at some packages on her front porch before eventually leaving.
Another detainee, Najah Konja, was checking his emails over a cup of coffee on his back porch, looking out over the pond out back, when the doorbell sounded on June 11.
All of that came crashing down in January, when the doorbell rang at his home in Nashville.
A drunk and doped-up guy, Tommy Williams, showed up to a Clearwater home wearing his birthday suit, ringing a doorbell several times before heading to the back yard and opening two sheds, deputies said, reports WFLA NBC News-8 in Tampa.
At the stroke of 5 p.m., a doorbell announced the arrival of Princess Noor Pahlavi, 24, a daughter of Iran’s exiled crown prince, Reza Pahlavi, and granddaughter of the late shah.
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First Known Use of doorbell
DOORBELL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of doorbell for English Language Learners
: a bell inside a house or building that is rung usually by pushing a button beside an outside door
DOORBELL Defined for Kids
Definition of doorbell for Students
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