Meaning of BELL in English

BELL

vt to utter by bellowing.

2. bell ·vt to put a bell upon; as, to bell the cat.

3. bell ·vt to make bell-mouthed; as, to bell a tube.

4. bell ·noun anything in the form of a bell, as the cup or corol of a flower.

5. bell ·noun the strikes of the bell which mark the time; or the time so designated.

6. bell ·noun a hollow perforated sphere of metal containing a loose ball which causes it to sound when moved.

7. bell ·vi to call or bellow, as the deer in rutting time; to make a bellowing sound; to roar.

8. bell ·vi to develop bells or corollas; to take the form of a bell; to blossom; as, hops bell.

9. bell ·noun a hollow metallic vessel, usually shaped somewhat like a cup with a flaring mouth, containing a clapper or tongue, and giving forth a ringing sound on being struck.

10. bell ·noun that part of the capital of a column included between the abacus and neck molding; also used for the naked core of nearly cylindrical shape, assumed to exist within the leafage of a capital.

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