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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The sound of a bell being struck. Also: A fee levied for the use of roadways.

Usage examples (39)
  • And therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; it tolls for thee.
  • toll the bridges into New York City
  • The only down side was the cost of the tollroad, as you know the toll is assesed per axle.
  • Rancher Curt Jacobs says the death toll is now 24. for more
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