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English Meaning(s) for 鐘

  1. bell (often a large hanging bell); chime

Definition and Synonyms for 鐘

Bell a hollow device made of metal that makes a ringing sound when struck
Synonyms: ベル, 大鈴, , ,
Bell the flared opening of a tubular device
Synonyms: ,
Chime a percussion instrument consisting of a set of tuned bells that are struck with a hammer
Synonyms: ベル, ゴング, チャイム,
Toll the sound of a bell being struck
Synonyms: ベル, 呼び鈴,
Bell Shape the shape of a bell
Synonyms: ,
Chime used as an orchestral instrument
Synonyms: ベル, ゴング, チャイム,

Meanings for each kanji in 鐘

» bell; gong; chimes

Categories 鐘 is a member of

Opening a vacant or unobstructed space that is man-made
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Percussive Instrument a musical instrument in which the sound is produced by one object striking another
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Signaling Device a device used to send signals
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Sound the sudden occurrence of an audible event
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Curve the trace of a point whose direction of motion changes
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Acoustic Device a device for amplifying or transmitting sound
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 鐘

Sample Sentences for 鐘

I love to hear a grandfather clock chime.
Directly the bell rang, we got up.
The bell chimed them to meals.
All the church bells started ringing together.
The bells chimed as the couple left the church.

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