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Definition of "chiming" [chiming]

  • Present participle of chime. (verb)
  • An instance of chiming; a sound that chimes. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "chiming" in a sentence
  • "It will serve to illustrate how much diversity and richness this tone-chiming is capable of bringing to Chinese poetry."
  • "It was a new harmonic experience, and very delightful; although I noticed that the men who rang seemed to do it with the greatest effort, but in chiming one man is assigned to each bell-rope."
  • "The terms chiming, tolling, and peal-ringing, though now generally understood, do not intelligibly apply to the few regulations about bells which occur in the canons."