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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A push button at the front of a house that gives a ringing or buzzing signal when pushed.

Usage examples (37)
  • And there was the red flashing light'the "doorbell" -above the entryway, flashing in her clear view.
  • The ringing of our doorbell was a happy distraction.
  • The doorbell was a flurry of flutes with an echo of panpipes.
  • You know, there is this brand-new technology you might have heard of called a doorbell. for more
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