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outring

[ out-ring ]
/ 藢a蕣t藞r瑟艐 /
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verb (used with object), out路rang, out路rung, out路ring路ing.
to outdo in ringing; ring louder than.
verb (used without object), out路rang, out路rung, out路ring路ing.
to ring out: church bells outringing over the countryside.
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Origin of outring

1325鈥75; Middle English (intransitive); see out-, ring2
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How to use outring in a sentence

  • Along the station platform each of the fiacre drivers seizes a large dinner-bell and tries to outring the others.

    Shandygaff|Christopher Morley
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