Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / belling
FEEDBACK

belling

See definition of belling on Dictionary.com
  • as inpeal
  • as intoll
  • as inknell
  • as inchime

synonyms for belling

  • bell
  • bong
  • crack
  • crash
  • knell
  • resonate
  • resound
  • reverberate
  • ring
  • roar
  • roll
  • rumble
  • sound
  • strike
  • thunder
  • tintinnabulate
  • toll
  • ring out
  • clang
  • announce
  • bell
  • bong
  • call
  • chime
  • knell
  • peal
  • signal
  • sound
  • strike
  • summon
  • warn
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
Conjure A Perfect Score On This Magic Words Quiz
START THE QUIZ

How to use belling in a sentence

Conan realized with a crawling of his skin that beyond the wall the belling voice had ceased.
THE DEVIL IN IRONROBERT E. HOWARD
Above in the meadow the barking sounded very close, and now it was answered by a second canine belling.
THE TIME TRADERSANDRE NORTON
And no wonder, for I think that even you will be startled the first time that you hear a big Stag belling.
THE STORY OF A RED DEERJ. W. FORTESCUE
Nestor: I suppose now, Mrs. Broderick, you went belling the case through the town?
SEVEN SHORT PLAYSLADY GREGORY
It is said that one town alone was obliged to furnish the Prussian general, Belling, with fifty girls.
THE GREAT EVENTS BY FAMOUS HISTORIANS, V. 13VARIOUS
Silence fell, as it usually does when the question of belling the cat arrives at the practical stage.
THE LIGHTER SIDE OF SCHOOL LIFEIAN HAY
He broke off a small twig and waited, while the hounds, belling lustily, came nosing across the meadow.
THE PRIDE OF PALOMARPETER B. KYNE
The belling of a stag had been music to Fionn, but when Saeve spoke that was sound enough for him.
IRISH FAIRY TALESJAMES STEPHENS
Then arose the question, who should bell the cat, or rather, who should lead the cat to the belling.
MARY ANERLEYR. D. BLACKMORE
Presently, echoing through the River Swamp, the hunting hounds set up their thrilling, deep-mouthed belling.
THE PURPLE HEIGHTSMARIE CONWAY OEMLER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor