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Bell
bɛl
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. United States inventor (born in Scotland) of the telephone (1847-1922).
  2. English painter; sister of Virginia Woolf; prominent member of the Bloomsbury Group (1879-1961).
  3. A phonetician and father of Alexander Graham Bell (1819-1905).
  4. A hollow device made of metal that makes a ringing sound when struck.
  5. The flared opening of a tubular device.
  6. A percussion instrument consisting of a set of tuned bells that are struck with a hammer; used as an orchestral instrument.
  7. A push button at an outer door that gives a ringing or buzzing signal when pushed.
  8. The sound of a bell being struck.
  9. The shape of a bell.
  10. 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..
(动) As a verb
  1. Attach a bell to.
Hyphenationbell
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb
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líng(small) bell
电铃diànlíngelectric bell
zhōngclock; o'clock; time as measured in hours and minutes; bell
钟声zhōngshēngsound of bells
铃声língshēngring; ringtone; bell stroke; tintinnabulation
héngbell
贝尔bèi'ěrBell (person name)
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