tintinnabulary

adjective
tin·​tin·​nab·​u·​lary | \ ˌtin-tə-ˈna-byə-ˌler-ē How to pronounce tintinnabulary (audio) \

Definition of tintinnabulary

: of, relating to, or characterized by bells or their sounds

First Known Use of tintinnabulary

1787, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for tintinnabulary

Latin tintinnabulum bell

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The first known use of tintinnabulary was in 1787

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