Tintinnabulous
Tintinnabulous Tin`tin*nab"u*lous, a. Of, pertaining to, or resembling, the tinkling of a bell; having a tinkling sound; tintinnabular. --De Quincey. [1913 Webster]

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  • tintinnabulous — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ləs adjective Etymology: Latin tintinnabulum + English ous : tintinnabulary bright tintinnabulous jewelry at ears and wrists Audrey Barker …   Useful english dictionary

  • tintinnabulous — tin·tin·nab·u·lous …   English syllables

  • tintinnabulary — [tin΄ti nab′yo͞olərtin΄ti nab′yo͞o ler΄ē] adj. 〚< L tintinnabulum, little bell, dim. of tintinnare, to jingle, ring < tinnire, to jingle + ARY〛 of bells or the ringing of bells: also tintinnabular [tin΄ti nab′yo͞olər] or tinti …   Universalium

  • tintinnabular — /tin ti nab yeuh leuhr/, adj. of or pertaining to bells or bell ringing. Also, tintinnabulary /tin ti nab yeuh ler ee/, tintinnabulous. [1760 70; < L tintinnabul(um) bell (tintinna(re) to ring + bulum instrumental suffix) + AR1] * * * …   Universalium

  • chiming — Synonyms and related words: accord, accordance, accordant, according, alliteral, alliterating, alliterative, assonant, assonantal, attune, attuned, attunement, belabored, blended, blending, change ringing, chanting, chime, chink, clang, clanging …   Moby Thesaurus

  • jingling — Synonyms and related words: alliterative, assonant, assonantal, change ringing, chime, chiming, chink, clang, clanging, clangor, clank, clanking, clink, ding, ding a ling, dingdong, dinging, dingle, donging, jangle, jingle, jingle jangle, knell,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • pealing — Synonyms and related words: booming, cannonading, change ringing, chime, chiming, chink, clang, clanging, clangor, clank, clanking, clink, deafening, ding, ding a ling, dingdong, dinging, dingle, donging, ear piercing, ear rending, ear splitting …   Moby Thesaurus

  • ringing — Synonyms and related words: booming, change ringing, chime, chiming, chink, clang, clanging, clangor, clank, clanking, clink, consonant, deafening, ding, ding a ling, dingdong, dinging, dingle, donging, ear piercing, ear rending, ear splitting,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • sounding — Synonyms and related words: bathometry, bathymetry, booming, chiming, depth sounding, dinging, droning, echo sounding, echoic, echoing, echolocation, fathomage, fathoming, growling, jingling, lingering, monotone, monotonic, oceanography, pealing …   Moby Thesaurus

  • tingling — Synonyms and related words: agog, algetic, angry, aquiver, aroused, atingle, atwitter, bang, boot, burn, burning, burning pain, bursting, buzz, carried away, chafed, change ringing, charge, chime, chiming, chink, clang, clanging, clangor, clank,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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