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Synonyms for bell

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

the sound of a bell being struck

(nautical) each of the eight half-hour units of nautical time signaled by strokes of a ship's bell

the shape of a bell

a phonetician and father of Alexander Graham Bell (1819-1905)

English painter

United States inventor (born in Scotland) of the telephone (1847-1922)

a percussion instrument consisting of a set of tuned bells that are struck with a hammer

the flared opening of a tubular device

attach a bell to

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e book, originally published in three volumes in June 1848 under Anne Bronte's pseu-donym Acton Bell, is expected to sell for between PS6,000 and PS8,000 at Bonhams in London later today.
Which 19th century family of writers used the pseudonyms Currer, Ellis and Acton Bell? 10.
11 Which author sometimes used the pseudonym Acton Bell? 12 For which movie did Sandra Bullock win an Oscar?
For the same reason, Charlotte, Emily and Anne Bronte began by writing as Currer, Ellis and Acton Bell.
1 In literature, which famous sisters published novels and poems under the pen names of Currer, Ellis and Acton Bell?
Her younger sisters had various verses and poems published under the names of Ellis Bell (Emily) and Acton Bell (Anne).