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Synonyms for ringing

having or producing a full, deep, or rich sound

Synonyms for ringing

the sound of a bell ringing

the giving of a ring as a token of engagement

having the character of a loud deep sound

References in classic literature ?
But no, their bells were not ringing for him--their Christmas was not meant for him, they were simply not counting him at all.
I do not know what it rightly is to faint, but I do know that for the next little while the whole world swam away from before me in a whirling mist; Silver and the birds, and the tall Spy-glass hilltop, going round and round and topsy-turvy before my eyes, and all manner of bells ringing and distant voices shouting in my ear.
The show being over, the flutter in the air became quite a little storm, and the precious little bells went ringing downstairs.
The ringing of bells woke her; the people were coming out of church.
how it tells Of the rapture that impels To the swinging and the ringing Of the bells, bells, bells - Of the bells, bells, bells, bells, Bells, bells, bells - To the rhyming and the chiming of the bells!
The honorable functionary had scarcely expressed himself thus, in that intonation which is peculiar to brigadiers of the gendarmerie, when a loud scream, accompanied by the violent ringing of a bell, resounded through the court of the hotel.
But my sleep was marred a second time by a sharp ringing of the bell - the only bell we have, put up on purpose for Linton; and the master called to me to see what was the matter, and inform them that he wouldn't have that noise repeated.