ringing

adjective

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


RINGING Defined for English Language Learners

ringing

adjective

Definition of ringing for English Language Learners

  • : very loud and clear

  • : like the sound a bell or alarm makes

  • : made forcefully or with confidence



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