bellpull bellpull

Definition(s):

  • (n) a handle or cord that is pulled to ring a doorbell or a servant's bell etc.

Usage(s):

  • To the House of the Jesuits at Rome there had come and yanked the ancient bellpull a decently dressed youth who announced himself as Signor De Angelis.
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/ri ˈpju di ˌeɪt /