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chime

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of chime

  1. 1 usually chimes pl  a series of short high ringing sounds the welcoming chimes on our doorbell Synonyms of chime tinkle(s), jingle, tintinnabulationWords Related to chime clatter, jangle, rattle; chink, clang, clank, clink, ding-dong, ping, ring; chirr, ripple, trill, warble

  2. 2 peaceful coexistence firmly believes that science and religion can keep chime with one another Synonyms of chime harmony, comity, compatibility, concord, peaceWords Related to chime amity, companionship, compatibleness, congeniality, fellowship, fraternization, friendship; collaboration, reciprocity, symbiosis; agreement, consensus, unanimity; cohesion, cohesiveness, unity; affinity, connection, empathy, kinship, oneness, rapport, solidarity, sympathy, understanding; peacefulness, sereneness, serenity, sweetness and light, tranquillity (or tranquility)Near Antonyms of chime antagonism, antipathy, enmity, hatred, hostility, unfriendliness; alienation, breach, divorce, estrangement, rupture, schism, scission, severance; dissent, dissidence; anarchy, disorder, disturbance, strife, turmoilAntonyms of chime conflict, discord, dissension (also dissention), variance


chime

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of chime

  1. 1 to form a pleasing relationship the restaurant's manor-house decor chimes perfectly with the chef's traditionalist take on haute cuisine Synonyms of chime agree, assort, blend, harmonize, chime in, conform, consort, coordinate, grooveWords Related to chime balance, correlate, correspond, dovetail, hang together, match; meet, parallel; bond, coalesce, cohere, conjoin, fuse, merge, square, tallyNear Antonyms of chime contradict, contrast, counter, differ, diverge, jar; cancel (out), counteract, negate, offsetAntonyms of chime clash, collide, conflict

  2. 2 to make the clear sound heard when metal vibrates the doorbell chimed just as we were sitting down to eat Synonyms of chime bong, ring, knell, peal, tollWords Related to chime chink, clang, clank, clash, clink, ding, ding-dong, gong, jangle, jingle, ping, plink, plunk (or plonk), tang, tingle, tinkle; echo, resonate, resound, reverberate

  3. 3 to say or state again TV commercial that chimes the same message over and over Synonyms of chime repeat, din, iterate, rehearse, reiterateWords Related to chime paraphrase, reword; echo, reecho; mouth, parrot; abstract, encapsulate, epitomize, outline, recap, recapitulate, summarize, sum up



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