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chime

noun

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1 usually chimes plural a series of short high ringing sounds
  • the welcoming chimes on our doorbell

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chime

verb

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1 to form a pleasing relationship
  • the restaurant's manor-house decor chimes perfectly with the chef's traditionalist take on haute cuisine

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2 to make the clear sound heard when metal vibrates
  • the doorbell chimed just as we were sitting down to eat

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3 to say or state again
  • TV commercial that chimes the same message over and over

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The first known use of chime was in the 14th century

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“Chime.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/chime. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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