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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adj. - Like the short high ringing sound of a small bell.

Usage examples (35)
  • Sounding brass and a tinkling cymbal
  • Later, the bishop led me across his red shag carpet to a white fountain tinkling in the corner of his office.
  • Because of the years of subjecting my eardrums to the sounds of high energy dance music, I thought he said "tinkling".
  • 'tinkling' of Peter's hammer to know a brief respite. for more
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