- a person who rings church bells
- a person who plays musical handbells
Related Words for bell-ringerblow, bat, shot, punch, swing, lick, tap, clip, butt, slap, collision, stroke, rap, glance, zap, belt, impact, chop, pat, swipe
Examples from the Web for bell-ringer
Historical Examples of bell-ringer
Alberoni was born in a gardener's cottage, and as a child he was the bell-ringer.The Conspirators
Alexandre Dumas (Pere)
Perkins was the Cathedral bell-ringer, and the gaoler of Alice Benden.All's Well
Emily Sarah Holt
The bell-ringer had come down, and followed me curiously about among the graves.
The bell-ringer could not tell; it was so old nobody knew anything about it.
All means of egress from the palace were guarded; the bell-ringer forbidden to stir.Venice and its Story