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ing, riing, rimg, rin, ringg, rinng, rnig, rring

Ring — synonyms, definition

1. ring (Noun)

67 synonyms
anchor ring annulus apogee arena boxing cabal cartel challenge circle circlet circuit circumference circumvention circus clap clash click clink clique closed chain • • •
9 definitions

ring (Noun) — A characteristic sound. ex. "it has the ring of sincerity"

ring (Noun) — A toroidal shape. ex. "a ring of ships in the harbour"

ring (Noun) — A rigid circular band of metal or wood or other material used for holding or fastening or hanging or pulling. ex. "there was still a rusty iron ring for tying a horse"

ring (Noun) — (chemistry) a chain of atoms in a molecule that forms a closed loop.

ring (Noun) — An association of criminals. ex. "police tried to break up the ring"

ring (Noun) — The sound of a bell ringing. ex. "the distinctive ring of the church bell"

ring (Noun) — A platform usually marked off by ropes in which contestants box or wrestle.

ring (Noun) — Jewellery consisting of a circlet of precious metal (often set with jewels) worn on the finger. ex. "she had rings on every finger"

ring (Noun) — A strip of material attached to the leg of a bird to identify it (as in studies of bird migration).

11 types of
association band chain chemical chain jewellery jewelry platform slip sound strip toroid
31 type
Karabiner annulet bell ringing boxing ring carabiner collar curtain ring engagement ring fairy circle fairy ring heterocycle heterocyclic ring key ring mourning ring napkin ring nest nose ring prize ring rim ringlet • • •
4 parts
canvas canvass gangster mobster
7 parts of
barrel cask gangdom gangland organised crime organized crime wagon wheel

2. ring (Verb)

50 synonyms
announce arch band bell border call call up chime circle clang clank clink command crook curve dial ding-dong echo encircle encompass • • •
6 definitions

ring (Verb) — Sound loudly and sonorously. ex. "the bells rang"

ring (Verb) — Fill for a short time with sound and echoes. ex. "the hall rang with laughter"

ring (Verb) — Make (bells) ring, often for the purposes of musical edification. ex. "Ring the bells" ex. "My uncle rings every Sunday at the local church"

ring (Verb) — Get or try to get into communication (with someone) by telephone. ex. "I tried to ring you all night"

ring (Verb) — Extend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle. ex. "The forest rings my property"

ring (Verb) — Attach a ring to the foot of, in order to identify. ex. "ring birds"

8 types of
adjoin attach contact go meet sound telecommunicate touch
22 types
bong call in cell phone cloister close in consonate ding dingdong dong enclose fringe gird girdle hem in inclose knell knoll peal reecho shut in • • •
1 see also
ring out
2 topics
telephone telephony

3. ring (n/v)

5 synonyms
click clink ding-dong jingle ting