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ringing

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of ringing

  1. 1 marked by a high volume of sound an angry, ringing denial of the charges Synonyms of ringing blaring, blasting, booming, clamorous, clangorous, deafening, earsplitting, piercing, plangent, resounding, loud, roaring, slam-bang, sonorous, stentorian, thundering, thunderousWords Related to ringing brazen, dinning, discordant, noisy, obstreperous, raucous, rip-roaring, vociferous; grating, harsh, overloud, sharp, shrill, squealing, stridentNear Antonyms of ringing dead, quiet, silent, still, stilly, ultraquiet; calm, dreamy, peaceful, restful, serene, soothing, tranquil; hushed, muffled, muted, softened, toned (down)Antonyms of ringing gentle, low, soft

  2. 2 marked by conspicuously full and rich sounds or tones sings in a ringing baritone that can be heard throughout the hall Synonyms of ringing golden, orotund, plangent, resounding, reverberant, reverberating, reverberative, resonant, rotund, round, sonorous, vibrantWords Related to ringing deep, full, mellifluent, mellifluous, mellow, plummy, rich; loud, powerful, stentorian, thundering, thunderousNear Antonyms of ringing cavernous, hollow; faint, low, murmurous, muted, smothered, soft, weak; thin, tinny

  3. 3 not subject to misinterpretation or more than one interpretation whereas other candidates hedged on that hot-button issue, he delivered a ringing endorsement of the pro-choice position Synonyms of ringing apparent, bald, bald-faced, barefaced, bright-line, broad, clear-cut, crystal clear, decided, distinct, evident, lucid, luculent, luminous, manifest, nonambiguous, obvious, open-and-shut, palpable, patent, pellucid, perspicuous, plain, clear, straightforward, transparent, unambiguous, unambivalent, unequivocal, unmistakableWords Related to ringing cognizable, cognoscible, comprehendible, comprehensible, digestible, fathomable, graspable, intelligible, knowable, understandable; self-evident, self-explanatory; clean-cut, simple, tidy, uncomplicated; overt, undisguised; appreciable, perceptible, recognizable, sensible, tangible; discernible (also discernable), noticeable, observable, visible; black-and-white, explicit, trenchant, well-defined; clean, decipherable, fair, legible, readableNear Antonyms of ringing incomprehensible, indecipherable, unfathomable, unintelligible, unknowable; impalpable, imperceptible, inappreciable, indiscernible, insensible; cloudy, gauzy, gray (also grey), hazy, imprecise, indefinite, indeterminate, misty, murky, nebulous, noncommital, sketchy, slippery, subtle, vague; illegible, undecipherable, unreadableAntonyms of ringing ambiguous, clouded, cryptic, dark, enigmatic (also enigmatical), equivocal, indistinct, mysterious, nonobvious, obfuscated, obscure, unapparent, unclarified, unclear, unclouded



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