sacring bell

noun

mainly RC Church a small bell rung at the elevation of the Host and chalice during Mass

Nearby words

  1. sacrificial anode,
  2. sacrificially,
  3. sacrilege,
  4. sacrilegious,
  5. sacring,
  6. sacristan,
  7. sacristy,
  8. sacro-,
  9. sacroanterior position,
  10. sacrococcygeal

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Examples from the Web for sacring bell

  • We shall hear the sacring-bell and the voices of the Romish priests saying the mass.

    Twice Told Tales|Nathaniel Hawthorne