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Definition 1: a percussion instrument consisting of a set of tuned bells that are struck with a hammer; used as an orchestral instrument - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for chime in the sense of this definition

(chime is a kind of ...) a musical instrument in which the sound is produced by one object striking another

(... is a kind of chime ) set of bells hung in a bell tower

(... is a kind of chime ) a bell that is held in the hand

Definition 2: emit a sound - [verb of perception]

Samples where chime or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • bells and gongs chimed

(chime is a kind of ...) make a certain noise or sound

"She went `Mmmmm'" "The gun went `bang'"

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