See also: Bells

EnglishEdit

 
A set of Chinese bells.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bɛlz/
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NounEdit

bells

  1. plural of bell

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

bells pl (plural only)

  1. (nautical) Ship's bells; the strokes on a ship's bell, every half-hour, to mark the passage of time.
  2. Short for bell-bottoms.
    • 2020, Erica Heller, One Last Lunch: A Final Meal with Those Who Meant So Much to Us
      And to him, long bell-bottoms were “arrogant.” So, whenever he was home before I left for school, he would make me stand on the top step of the six steps to the bedroom level of our house and he would inspect my bells.

TranslationsEdit

VerbEdit

bells

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of bell

CatalanEdit

AdjectiveEdit

bells

  1. masculine plural of bell