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1 chime /ˈtʃaɪm/ noun
plural chimes
1 chime
/ˈtʃaɪm/
noun
plural chimes
Learner's definition of CHIME
[count]
: a device that produces a sound like the sound made by a set of bells usually plural see also wind chime
: the sound made by a set of bells usually plural
2 chime /ˈtʃaɪm/ verb
chimes; chimed; chiming
2 chime
/ˈtʃaɪm/
verb
chimes; chimed; chiming
Learner's definition of CHIME
[no object] : to make the sound of a ringing bell
of a clock : to make a ringing sound that indicates the time
[+ object]
[no object]
[no object] : to agree : to be in harmony often + with

chime in

[phrasal verb]
: to add your comment or opinion to a conversation or discussion that you have been listening to
: to be in agreement or harmony with something
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