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synonyms for gong

  • alarm
  • bell
  • carillon
  • chime
  • cymbal
  • signal
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At first glance, it might sound like a New Age concept, but those who have been privy to the sound of bells in Hindu temples or gongs in Buddhist monasteries will know it’s rooted in ancient practices.
THE JOY OF IDLE LIVINGSOHINI DAS GUPTAAUGUST 29, 2021OZY
The Best Documentary Feature gong for My Octopus Teacher at this year’s Academy Awards has been seen by many critics as the type of underdog story Oscar loves.
OSCAR-WINNING “MY OCTOPUS TEACHER” IS A COMPLICATED SUCCESS FOR SOUTH AFRICAIAN-MALCOLM RIJSDIJKMAY 3, 2021QUARTZ
Almost coincident with the last stroke came the sweeter note of a silver gong from somewhere close at hand.
DOPESAX ROHMER
Close to the veranda stood a big night-gong, never used except for flood, or fire in the village.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
Maud Barrington's face had grown very colorless, but she said nothing, and her aunt rose and raised the hammer of a gong.
WINSTON OF THE PRAIRIEHAROLD BINDLOSS
So it happened that this was the main thought in his mind when the starter's gong sounded and the racers shot away down the track.
THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
Return to your seat when the gong sounds the recall, that you may not disturb others after the next act commences.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
And now the loud summons of a gong called everybody to the more serious business of the evening.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME II (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
The regular tolling of the gong, calling to toil or meals, accentuates the enervating routine.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
They shiver through the forest, coming together in one deep mingled sound like that of a gong.
CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, HIS LIFETHOPHILE GAUTIER
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GONG

  • Mayday
  • SOS
  • alert
  • bell
  • blast
  • buzzer
  • call
  • caution
  • clock
  • cry
  • drum
  • flap
  • flash
  • forewarning
  • gong
  • high sign
  • horn
  • nod
  • scramble
  • scream
  • shout
  • sign
  • signal
  • siren
  • squeal
  • tip
  • tip off
  • tocsin
  • trumpet
  • warning
  • whistle
  • wink
  • yell
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.