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Synonyms for ring

Synonyms for ring

a closed plane curve everywhere equidistant from a fixed point or something shaped like this

a length of line folded over and joined at the ends so as to form a curve or circle

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a group of individuals united in a common cause

an organized group of criminals, hoodlums, or wrongdoers

to encircle with or as if with a band

to give forth or cause to give forth a clear, resonant sound

to communicate with (someone) by telephone

a telephone communication

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a characteristic sound

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a rigid circular band of metal or wood or other material used for holding or fastening or hanging or pulling

(chemistry) a chain of atoms in a molecule that forms a closed loop

the sound of a bell ringing

a platform usually marked off by ropes in which contestants box or wrestle

jewelry consisting of a circlet of precious metal (often set with jewels) worn on the finger

a strip of material attached to the leg of a bird to identify it (as in studies of bird migration)

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sound loudly and sonorously

ring or echo with sound

make (bells) ring, often for the purposes of musical edification

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get or try to get into communication (with someone) by telephone

attach a ring to the foot of, in order to identify

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Instead dazzling Yorke and the outstanding Joachim put their small and skillful frames on centre stage to run rings round Everton.
Simon on the other hand let Tre run rings round him and even allowed Rory to go ahead with his ludicrous dancing girls.
This girl, who could run rings round the head-shaking elders, ignored them.
WIGAN can run rings round Leeds in the inaugural Super League Grand Final at Old Trafford tonight.
It soon becomes obvious who the REAL simpletons are up in Beverly Hills as Jed and his clan run rings round everyone.
ENGLAND have reacted to claims they lack midfield class by picking a player whose party trick was once to run rings round Jonah Lomu.
Even in their hobnailed boots they would have run rings round the present team.
The prospect of Owen and Fowler teaming up to run rings round the best defences in the land, sooner rather than later, became a very real one on Wednesday night when Fowler returned to action after seven months out.
Anyway, Makosi has run rings round the boys for days now - toying with their craving for alcohol and then indulging in her odd (but quietly exciting) fetish for Cherry Tango.
It's not that difficult to run rings round a side that has been partying for the previous 48 hours.