belling belling  /ˈbɛ lɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a noisy mock serenade (made by banging pans and kettles) to a newly married couple

Usage(s):

  • The vote was his bludgeon and his armor; when Prosecutor Tom Dewey came belling toward him up a trail of racket-busting evidence, Jimmy was unruffled.

News

  • Sarah Belling named to Radford University dean’s list

    Sarah A. Belling was named to the Dean’s List at Radford University for the spring semester of 2013. A sophomore, Belling is pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree, majoring in sociology, a minor in women’s studies. She graduated from Lord Botetourt High School in 2010. She is the daughter of Brian and Lori Belling of [...]
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Roanoke Times

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/sə ˈbɔr də ˌneɪt /