verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of peal
Synonyms for peal
Examples from the Web for pealed
Contemporary Examples of pealed
Buses, vans, and cars sounded their horns, gun salutes rang out, the bells of Westminster Abbey pealed, and everyone cheered.Happy Birthday, Prince George! Will the Wee Royal Be the First King of the 22nd Century?
July 21, 2014
Historical Examples of pealed
His voice was breaking, but still it pealed over the sea of heads.The Manxman
She pealed with laughter, her companion regarding her with tense lips.Melomaniacs
Bernard pealed on the bell and the butler came in with a stately walk.The Young Visiters or, Mr. Salteena's Plan
When I was a small boy I have pealed many a birch broom for a sixpence.Old New England Traits
It not only was heard through the ship, but it pealed through it like a clap of thunder.Within the Capes
Word Origin for peal
1630s, from peal (n.). Related: Pealed; pealing.