bling-bling the bell began ringing and—listen—the door of the clock opened and the hat ashes shovel fell out.
expensive, esp. showy or vulgar jewelry or clothing
The rapper wore his bling-bling jewelry to the party.
from hip-hop vocabulary; imitative of the light reflected off such jewelry
also bling-bling, by 1997, U.S. rap slang, "wealth, expensive accessories," a sound suggestive of the glitter of jewels and precious metals (cf. German blinken "to gleam, sparkle").
Jewelry, often gaudy or ostentatious: keep trying to find some bling-bling for my right hand
[1990s+; fr the sound it makes]