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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
bell /bel/
  • danh từ
    • cái chuông; nhạc (ở cổ ngựa...)
    • tiếng chuông
    • (thực vật học) tràng hoa
    • (địa lý,địa chất) thể vòm
    • to bear the bell
      • giữ vai trò phụ trách, giữ vai trò lãnh đạo, ở địa vị hàng đầu
    • to bear (carry) away the bell
      • chiếm giải nhất trong cuộc thi
    • to lose the bell
      • thất bại trong cuộc thi
    • to ring the bell
      • rung chuông
    • (thực vật học) tiến bộ, đạt được những kết quả tốt
    • to ring one's own bell
      • tự mình làm quảng cáo cho mình, tự mình khua chuông gõ mõ cho mình
  • ngoại động từ
    • buộc chuông vào, treo chuông vào
    • to bell the cat
      • đứng mũi chịu sào; giơ đầu chịu báng
  • danh từ
    • tiếng kêu động đực (hươu nai)
    • nội động từ
      • kêu, rống (hươu nai động đực)
    Concise Dictionary
    +a hollow device made of metal that makes a ringing sound when struck
    +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; eight bells signals 4:00, 8:00, or 12:00 o'clock, either a.m. or p.m.
    +the shape of a bell
    +a phonetician and father of Alexander Graham Bell (1819-1905)
    +English painter; sister of Virginia Woolf; prominent member of the Bloomsbury Group (1879-1961)
    +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; used as an orchestral instrument
    +the flared opening of a tubular device
    +attach a bell to
    Advanced English Dictionary
    + noun
    1 a hollow metal object, often shaped like a cup, that makes a ringing sound when hit by a small piece of metal inside it; the sound that it makes: A peal of church bells rang out in the distance. + a bicycle bell + His voice came down the line as clear as a bell. + a bell tower + a bell-shaped flower + wedding bells + The dancers wore bells on their ankles.
    See also - HANDBELL
    2 an electrical device which makes a ringing sound when a button on it is pushed; the sound that it makes, used as a signal or a warning: Ring the bell to see if they're in. + The bell's ringing! + The bell went for the end of the lesson. + An alarm bell went off. + Warning bells started ringing in her head as she sensed that something was wrong.
    Idioms: give sb a bell (BrE, informal) to call sb by telephone
    more at ALARM n., PULL v., RING v., SOUND adj.
    Collocation Dictionary

    1 hollow metal object that rings


    church, temple | wedding
    (often figurative) The two of them went everywhere together and their friends could already hear wedding bells (= were sure they would get married).
    | cow | distant


    ring | hear


    chime, clang, jangle, peal, ring (out), sound, tinkle, toll
    The bells on the harness tinkled softly. The church bells tolled for Evensong.


    tower | pull, rope


    a chime of bells
    the faint chime of bells
    | a peal of bells
    She heard a peal of church bells.
    | a sound of bells
    The sound of bells echoed across the valley.

    2 other object that rings


    bicycle, door
    | dinner, school | electric | alarm, warning
    (often figurative) Alarm bells were ringing inside Stuart's head.


    press, ring, sound | answer
    She hurried to answer the doorbell.


    go, ring, sound
    The school bell goes at three every afternoon.



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