Meaning of BELL in English

BELL

n.

Function: intransitive verb

Etymology: Middle English, from Old English bellan

Date: before 12th century

: to make a resonant bellowing or baying sound <the wild buck bell s from ferny brake ― Sir Walter Scott>

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