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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR RINGING
It was still an hour to the time of meeting, and the Ave-bell was ringing.
I was just ready, when we heard a loud knocking and ringing at the street door.
Only the maid answered the ringing of the telephone, and his notes were seemingly unheeded.
At nine o'clock they were greatly surprised by a ringing of the door-bell.
At the first ringing note of the music, they felt the vessel stir.
All the while the bell was ringing, and the uncle was anxious to go.
Thus and thus, ringing the changes on resolve and explanation, her thoughts ran.
"They are not going to put me off with bones," said Roland, ringing the bell.
The villagers were summoned to extinguish fires by ringing of bells.
It is magic; it is nothing less—that the bell should be ringing out at this hour!
"act of causing a bell to ring; sound made by a bell," 14c., verbal noun from ring (v.1). Meaning "ringing sensation in the ears" is from late 14c.
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