Translation of "chime" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb [ I or T ] uk /tʃaɪm/ us /tʃaɪm/

(of bells) to make a clear ringing sound

In the square the church bells chimed. 廣場上教堂的鐘聲敲響了。

Phrasal verb(s)

noun uk /tʃaɪm/ us /tʃaɪm/

[ C ] a ringing sound

I was woken up by the chimes of the cathedral bells. 我被大教堂的鐘聲喚醒。

[ plural ] a set of small bells, or objects that make ringing sounds

wind chimes 風鈴

[ plural ] also tubular bells a musical instrument consisting of a set of metal tubes that are hit to produce a ringing sound

(Translation of “chime” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)