Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (n) ring (a characteristic sound) "it has the ring of sincerity"
- S: (n) ring, halo, annulus, doughnut, anchor ring (a toroidal shape) "a ring of ships in the harbor"; "a halo of smoke"
- S: (n) hoop, ring (a rigid circular band of metal or wood or other material used for holding or fastening or hanging or pulling) "there was still a rusty iron hoop for tying a horse"
- S: (n) closed chain, ring ((chemistry) a chain of atoms in a molecule that forms a closed loop)
- S: (n) gang, pack, ring, mob (an association of criminals) "police tried to break up the gang"; "a pack of thieves"
- S: (n) ring, ringing, tintinnabulation (the sound of a bell ringing) "the distinctive ring of the church bell"; "the ringing of the telephone"; "the tintinnabulation that so voluminously swells from the ringing and the dinging of the bells"--E. A. Poe
- S: (n) ring (a platform usually marked off by ropes in which contestants box or wrestle)
- S: (n) ring, band (jewelry consisting of a circlet of precious metal (often set with jewels) worn on the finger) "she had rings on every finger"; "he noted that she wore a wedding band"
- S: (n) band, ring (a strip of material attached to the leg of a bird to identify it (as in studies of bird migration))
- S: (v) ring, peal (sound loudly and sonorously) "the bells rang"
- S: (v) resound, echo, ring, reverberate (ring or echo with sound) "the hall resounded with laughter"
- S: (v) ring, knell (make (bells) ring, often for the purposes of musical edification) "Ring the bells"; "My uncle rings every Sunday at the local church"
- S: (v) call, telephone, call up, phone, ring (get or try to get into communication (with someone) by telephone) "I tried to call you all night"; "Take two aspirin and call me in the morning"
- S: (v) surround, environ, ring, skirt, border (extend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle) "The forest surrounds my property"
- S: (v) ring, band (attach a ring to the foot of, in order to identify) "ring birds"; "band the geese to observe their migratory patterns"