ring

What are the hyponyms for ring?

Hyponyms for ring

karabiner key ring tire engagement ring seal ring prize ring nest fairy ring snap ring napkin ring tyre mourning ring wedding ring sumo ring youth gang fairy circle collar nose ring towel ring ringlet wedding band wrestling ring heterocyclic ring carabiner curtain ring rim annulet signet ring boxing ring bell ringing heterocycle fringe enclose hem in tintinnabulate consonate girdle close in ding peal reecho cell phone gird inclose dong knell bong call in cloister shut in dingdong toll

Definitions for ring

  • verb - get or try to get into communication (with someone) by telephone; "I tried to call you all night"; "Take two aspirin and call me in the morning"
  • verb - attach a ring to the foot of
  • verb - extend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle; "The forest surrounds my property"
  • verb - sound loudly and sonorously; "the bells rang"
  • verb - make (bells) ring
  • verb - ring or echo with sound; "the hall resounded with laughter"
  • noun - a strip of material attached to the leg of a bird to identify it (as in studies of bird migration)
  • noun - a rigid circular band of metal or wood or other material used for holding or fastening or hanging or pulling; "there was still a rusty iron hoop for tying a horse"
  • noun - jewelry consisting of a circlet of precious metal (often set with jewels) worn on the finger; "she had rings on every finger"; "he noted that she wore a wedding band"
  • noun - a platform usually marked off by ropes in which contestants box or wrestle
  • noun - a characteristic sound; "it has the ring of sincerity"
  • noun - the sound of a bell ringing; "the distinctive ring of the church bell"; "the ringing of the telephone"; "the tintinnabulation that so voluminously swells from the ringing and the dinging of the bells"--E. A. Poe
  • noun - an association of criminals; "police tried to break up the gang"; "a pack of thieves"
  • noun - (chemistry) a chain of atoms in a molecule that forms a closed loop
  • noun - a toroidal shape; "a ring of ships in the harbor"; "a halo of smoke"
  • Pronounciation of ring

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    Synonyms for ring

    hoop pack annulus ringing mob doughnut tintinnabulation closed chain anchor ring gang halo call up environ knell phone skirt resound call band border echo telephone surround peal reverberate

    Antonyms for ring

    No antonyms found for ring.

    Holonyms for ring

    gangdom organized crime gangland

    Hypernyms for ring

    band association jewelry chain strip jewellery chemical chain slip platform toroid touch sound adjoin go telecommunicate meet attach contact

    Meronyms for ring

    gangster mobster

    Sounds like ring

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