What is another word for tinkling?

75 synonyms found


[ tˈɪŋklɪŋ], [ tˈɪŋklɪŋ], [ t_ˈɪ_ŋ_k_l_ɪ_ŋ]

Related words: tinkling water, tinkling sound, tinkling melody, tinkling piano, tinkling strings, tinkling bells

Related questions:

  • Where does the sound of tinkling come from?
  • What is a tinkling sound?
  • What is the meaning of tinkling sound?

    How to use "Tinkling" in context?

    The sound of tiny bells jingling is famously associated with Tinker Bell and her fairy friends. But what is its etymology? It is thought that the tinkling sound comes from ancient bells used to summon spirits. As the bells were rung around the clock, the sound of the bells would carry and be interpreted by the superstitious as the singing of fairies!

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