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Meaning of TINKLING

Pronunciation:  'tingkling

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  like the short high ringing sound of a small bell; "sounding brass and a tinkling cymbal"
 

TINKLING is a 8 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: reverberant, ringing, tinkly
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tin"kling\, n.
1. A tinkle, or succession of tinkles.

         Drowsy tinklings lull the distant folds. --Gray.

2. (Zo["o]l.) A grackle ({Quiscalus crassirostris}) native of
   Jamaica. It often associates with domestic cattle, and
   rids them of insects.

 

 

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