\bˈɛl], \bˈɛl], \b_ˈɛ_l]\
Definitions of BELL
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By James Champlin Fernald
To grow in the form of bells, as buds or flowers. To bear the bell, to be leader, in allusion to the bell-wether of a flock. To shake the bells, to give an alarm. To bear away the bell, to take the prize. To curse by bell, book, and candle, an excommunication accompanied by the tolling of a bell. To bell the cat, to encounter and cripple one of greatly superior force; from the fable of the mice resolving to put a bell on the cat. Passing bell, a bell rung when any one was dying, that the neighbours might pray for his soul.
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