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bell pull

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a handle, rope, or cord that is pulled to ring a doorbell or servant's bell
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I tugged at the bell pull and somewhere down below a bell rang as unexpected for Therese as a call from a ghost.
I'm delighted to report that director Carrie Bell pulls it off magnificently, helped by one of the strongest array of vocalists ever to step on to the British Club stage, with no offense to the Manama Singers.
Other original features include bell pulls and console, cornices to some ground floor rooms and exposed beams.
Warwickshire skipper Ian Bell pulls a short ball to the boundary
The house also retains many of its stunning original features such as old brass bell pulls, windows, brass latches on the door, fireplaces, cornicing and an attractive staircase.
New York City-born writer and actress Lake Bell pulls off a flawless English accent as the hapless heroine.
New York City-born writer and actress Lake Bell pulls off a flawless English accent as the hapless heroine, who bumbles and dithers Bridget Jones-style minus the incessant self-doubt and criticism.
ENGLAND batsman Ian Bell pulls the ball off the bowling of Australia's James Pattinson, during day three of the first Investec Ashes Test match at Trent Bridge
Today, antique needlework makes a wonderful collection, either as richly embroidered soft furnishings for the home in the form of cushions, seat covers, decorative bell pulls and curtain tiebacks, or as charming pictures for the fire screen or wall.
They are reminiscent of bell pulls, shrouds and vestments.
HAPPY HANTS: Jubilant Hampshire players show their delight after picking up the C&G trophy at Lord's; AGONY: Ian Bell pulls up with cramp during the final