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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A percussion instrument consisting of a set of tuned bells that are struck with a hammer; A percussion instrument consisting of a metal plate that is struck with a softheaded drumstick.

Usage examples (34)
  • There's a small explosion of Orc titles gong on there as well.
  • The rapid ringing of a gong was the signal for the watch below to turn out.
  • The gong was the size of a wash-bowl, and was placed above the head of our bed.
  • Cole later revealed that receiving the gong was a highlight of her music career. for more
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