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Synonyms for bell
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Princeton's WordNet2.7 / 3 votes

  1. bellnoun

    a hollow device made of metal that makes a ringing sound when struck

    Synonyms:
    ship's bell, chime, buzzer, toll, bell shape, doorbell, gong, campana

  2. doorbell, bell, buzzernoun

    a push button at an outer door that gives a ringing or buzzing signal when pushed

    Synonyms:
    chime, ship's bell, bell shape, buzzer, toll, doorbell, gong, campana

  3. bell, tollnoun

    the sound of a bell being struck

    "saved by the bell"; "she heard the distant toll of church bells"

    Synonyms:
    ship's bell, chime, buzzer, price, toll, cost, bell shape, doorbell, gong, campana

  4. bell, ship's bellnoun

    (nautical) each of the eight half-hour units of nautical time signaled by strokes of a ship's bell; eight bells signals 4:00, 8:00, or 12:00 o'clock, either a.m. or p.m.

    Synonyms:
    ship's bell, chime, buzzer, toll, bell shape, doorbell, gong, campana

  5. bell, bell shape, campananoun

    the shape of a bell

    Synonyms:
    ship's bell, chime, buzzer, toll, bell shape, doorbell, gong, campana

  6. Bell, Melville Bell, Alexander Melville Bellnoun

    a phonetician and father of Alexander Graham Bell (1819-1905)

    Synonyms:
    ship's bell, chime, buzzer, toll, bell shape, doorbell, gong, campana

  7. Bell, Vanessa Bell, Vanessa Stephennoun

    English painter; sister of Virginia Woolf; prominent member of the Bloomsbury Group (1879-1961)

    Synonyms:
    ship's bell, chime, buzzer, toll, bell shape, doorbell, gong, campana

  8. Bell, Alexander Bell, Alexander Graham Bellnoun

    United States inventor (born in Scotland) of the telephone (1847-1922)

    Synonyms:
    ship's bell, chime, buzzer, toll, bell shape, doorbell, gong, campana

  9. chime, bell, gongnoun

    a percussion instrument consisting of a set of tuned bells that are struck with a hammer; used as an orchestral instrument

    Synonyms:
    chime, ship's bell, bell shape, buzzer, tam-tam, toll, doorbell, gong, campana

  10. bellverb

    the flared opening of a tubular device

    Synonyms:
    ship's bell, chime, buzzer, toll, bell shape, doorbell, gong, campana

  11. bellverb

    attach a bell to

    "bell cows"

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. bellnoun

    Synonyms:
    campana, carillon, curfew, tocsin, gong

    Associated words:
    campanology, campanologist, peal, ring, knell, toll, chime

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "bell":

    cloche, tink, campana, doorbell, dork, gong, zhong, ringtone, queensway, ringing

Nicknames0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of known nicknames for "Bell":

    Bell

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How to use bell in a sentence?

  1. Jin Dongyan:

    We have been ringing the alarm bell again and again about this -- it's a hard-learned lesson not only for Hong Kong, but also for China.

  2. Krish Jagirdar:

    Like many Indian-Americans who grew up vegetarian, we had limited access to the' fun' fast food, so Taco Bell became a bridge to belonging in American culture for many kids like me who grew up in immigrant households.

  3. President Joe Biden.Biden:

    When the bell rings for the 2022 election season.

  4. Taco Bell:

    For decades we've been committed to providing a fast, safe and friendly drive-thru experience, now with our bold goal of creating a two minute or less drive-thru experience for customers of this concept, Taco Bell Defy is the future.

  5. William Langland, The Vision of Piers Plowman:

    Who will bell the cat?


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