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English definition of “ring”


verb     /rɪŋ/ (past tense rang, past participle rung)
SOUND [I, T] B1 If something rings, it makes the sound of a bell , and if you ring a bell , you cause it to make a sound : The phone's ringing. I rang the doorbell .Sounds made by objects, movement or impactNoise and noisy
TELEPHONE [I, T] UK (UK/US call) A2 to telephone someone: Have you rung your mother ? I've rung for a taxi .Communicating by telephone
EARS [I] If your ears are ringing, you can hear a loud sound after the sound has stopped . → See also ring a bell, ring trueNoise and noisy
(Definition of ring verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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