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chiming


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chime  \Chime\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Chimed};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Chiming}.]  [See  {Chime},  n.] 
  1.  To  sound  in  harmonious  accord,  as  bells. 
 
  2.  To  be  in  harmony;  to  agree;  to  suit;  to  harmonize;  to 
  correspond;  to  fall  in  with 
 
  Everything  chimed  in  with  such  a  humor.  --W.  irving. 
 
  3.  To  join  in  a  conversation;  to  express  assent;  --  followed 
  by  in  or  in  with  [Colloq.] 
 
  4.  To  make  a  rude  correspondence  of  sounds;  to  jingle,  as  in 
  rhyming.  --Cowley 




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