Definition of "tolled" []

  • To ring or cause to ring slowly and recurrently (verb)
  • To summon, warn, or announce by tolling (verb)
  • To decoy (game, esp ducks) (verb)
  • The act or sound of tolling (noun)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of toll. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "tolled" in a sentence
  • "The word tolled inside Leah Balfour Dalton’s mind like a death knell."
  • "Mary protected or avenged the republic: the bell of the Capitol was again tolled, the nobles in arms trembled in the presence of an unarmed multitude; and of the two senators, Colonna escaped from the window of the palace, and Ursini was stoned at the foot of the altar."
  • "But for a minor the statute is "tolled" until he/she becomes 18 and decides whether or not to sue."