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Synonyms for doorbell

a push button at an outer door that gives a ringing or buzzing signal when pushed

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Entrepreneur Yaron Walter (38) who heads the company "WALTER APPS", specializing in the development and production of applications for start-ups in the global market, recognized the potential of the simple domestic doorbell that has barely ever progressed.
STEP 1 Starting with the external doorbell, take the back plate and pre-drill two clearance holes, which should be indicated on the back.
He went to live with her and her own four dogs so she could train him to respond to five basic sounds: a doorbell, a ringing phone, the oven timer, a smoke alarm and the sound of someone alerting its master.
Outfitted with mailboxes, doorbells, and nameplates for fictional residents, as well as a fake door, the passage is closed off with an iron gate, permanently locked.
Back in September of 2003, my second month in this call, after I had become somewhat familiar with the city, met the police chief, mayor, and other authorities, I put my key in the ignition one day and headed out to the first subdivision, where I began initial calling, ringing doorbells and knocking on the doors of total strangers, inviting them to become involved in a "new thing," the beginning of a new congregation.
IT might be music to your ears but doorbells that play tunes hit the wrong note with home buyers, a survey has revealed.
Again, Mr Pawson's views on doorbells may be useful.
The young adult dogs will be trained to alert deaf people by touch to sounds such as doorbells and smoke alarms.
Mr Porter, of Irby, Wirral, said: ``People with hearing problems often can't hear doorbells or alarms.
Now, many teens even use the big digit, instead of the index finger, to point or ring doorbells.
Playful woofs are high-pitched and unevenly paced; strangers and doorbells encourage lower, harsher warning barks; and being separated from Master brings on single, high-pitched woofing.
Devices such as doorbells, intercoms, remote door openers, and alarms can be connected in line with the cameras.
I've considered ringing neighbors' doorbells while wearing some drag king outfit, shrilling fabulously, "I'm a lesbian
Charming and Elegant Doorbells are Newest Product Line from Flopping Fish, Maker of Artisan Switch Plates, House Numbers, Frames and Plaques