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1. ringer

noun. ['ˈrɪŋɝ'] a contestant entered in a competition under false pretenses.

Synonyms

  • impostor
  • sham
  • pretender
  • pseudo
  • faker
  • role player
  • fraud
  • shammer
  • imposter
  • fake

Antonyms

  • malfunction
  • straighten
  • unequivocal
  • multivalent

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ring (English)
  • ring (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Bell Ringer

  • left-winger
  • right-winger
  • stringer
  • springer
  • swinger
  • stinger
  • slinger
  • schwinger
  • klinger
  • clinger
  • zinger
  • yinger
  • wringer
  • winger
  • singer
  • minger
  • linger
  • dinger
  • binger

Example sentences of the word bell-ringer


1. Noun Phrase
Use the results of the bell ringer activity to determine if the necessary basic skills have been mastered.

2. ringer

noun. ['ˈrɪŋɝ'] a person who rings church bells (as for summoning the congregation).

Synonyms

  • toller
  • signaller
  • bell ringer

Antonyms

  • switch on
  • disengage
  • switch off
  • stand still

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ring (English)
  • ring (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. ringer

noun. ['ˈrɪŋɝ'] (horseshoes) the successful throw of a horseshoe or quoit so as to encircle a stake or peg.

Antonyms

  • natural

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ring (English)
  • ring (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. ringer

noun. ['ˈrɪŋɝ'] a person who is almost identical to another.

Synonyms

  • double
  • look-alike
  • clone
  • dead ringer

Antonyms

  • small
  • little
  • unlike
  • employer

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ring (English)
  • ring (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. bell

noun. ['ˈbɛl'] a hollow device made of metal that makes a ringing sound when struck.

Synonyms

  • acoustic device
  • signaling device
  • electric bell
  • shop bell
  • death bell
  • church bell
  • tocsin
  • school bell
  • clapper
  • cowbell
  • fire bell
  • warning bell
  • tongue
  • dinner bell
  • cascabel
  • sound bow
  • sheep bell
  • death knell

Antonyms

  • pull
  • attract
  • criticize
  • retreat

Etymology

  • bellan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • belle (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. bell

noun. ['ˈbɛl'] a push button at an outer door that gives a ringing or buzzing signal when pushed.

Synonyms

  • push button
  • doorbell
  • night bell
  • button
  • buzzer

Antonyms

  • damaged
  • unwholesome
  • broken
  • devoice

Etymology

  • bellan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • belle (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. bell

noun. ['ˈbɛl'] the sound of a bell being struck.

Synonyms

  • angelus
  • knell
  • toll
  • sound

Antonyms

  • unreasonable
  • shallow
  • invalid
  • incomplete

Etymology

  • bellan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • belle (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. bell

noun. ['ˈbɛl'] the shape of a bell.

Synonyms

  • campana
  • curved shape
  • curve

Antonyms

  • unrighteous
  • unwind
  • uncoil
  • lower

Etymology

  • bellan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • belle (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. bell

noun. ['ˈbɛl'] the flared opening of a tubular device.

Synonyms

  • blunderbuss
  • wind instrument
  • wind
  • opening

Antonyms

  • take away
  • unfasten
  • unbutton
  • natural object

Etymology

  • bellan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • belle (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. Bell

noun. United States inventor (born in Scotland) of the telephone (1847-1922).

Synonyms

  • Alexander Graham Bell
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