Origin of peal
OTHER WORDS FROM pealin·ter·peal, verb (used with object)un·pealed, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH pealpeal , peel
How to use peal in a sentence
Church bells pealed from St. Catherine of Siena parish one block away.
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?|Emma Woolf|July 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As church bells pealed in Quebec City, the bishop of the colony received de Prouville at the entrance of the local church.
The music pealed with wonderful sweetness; you could see the prim white heads of the nuns in their gallery.Little Travels and Roadside Sketches|William Makepeace Thackeray
Was it in the tented field With crash of sword on shield, While backward meaner champions reeled And loud the tom-tom pealed?The Book of Humorous Verse|Various
Her laugh pealed back, and it thrilled Helen, so deep and strange was it for the wilful sister, so wild and merry and full of joy.The Man of the Forest|Zane Grey
The voice of the great preacher pealed with a thrilling power to the outskirts of that mighty throng.Introduction to the Science of Sociology|Robert E. Park
And the music pealed on like a grand triumphal march, and made the girl feel very proud and joyful.Little Folks (November 1884)|Various