Examples of gong in a Sentence
They sounded a gong to summon us to dinner.
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Images tumble out of the work: great gongs ringing, tortuous ascent through rhythmic complexity to reach a serene vista.
He was joined by the Kronos Quartet and Van-Anh Vo, a virtuoso on several Vietnamese instruments: a zither; a tunable single-string instrument; a bamboo xylophone; drums; gongs.
All the atoms in your wedding band, in the pharaoh’s treasures and the bombs that destroyed Hiroshima and still threaten us all, so the story goes, have been formed in cosmic gong shows that reverberated across the heavens.
Celtic were honoured with a gong for 'Best Fan' award at FIFA's #TheBest ceremony in London on Monday night.
Music blared—a mix of chanting and popular songs—as the instructor paced the room shouting inspiration while his assistants pounded a gong.
Their bells sounded like gongs in the crisp, clean air.
The animals just treat those noises as dinner gongs.
The next few days are gong to be stressful for some guys.
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Origin and Etymology of gong
First Known Use: circa 1590See Words from the same year
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