bell ringer

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Noun1.Bell ringer - a person who rings church bells (as for summoning the congregation)bell ringer - a person who rings church bells (as for summoning the congregation)
signaler, signaller - someone who communicates by signals
2.Bell ringer - someone who plays musical handbellsbell ringer - someone who plays musical handbells
instrumentalist, musician, player - someone who plays a musical instrument (as a profession)
3.Bell ringer - something that exactly succeeds in achieving its goalbell ringer - something that exactly succeeds in achieving its goal; "the new advertising campaign was a bell ringer"; "scored a bull's eye"; "hit the mark"; "the president's speech was a home run"
success - an attainment that is successful; "his success in the marathon was unexpected"; "his new play was a great success"
figure of speech, trope, image, figure - language used in a figurative or nonliteral sense
References in classic literature ?
He enjoyed the feeling which he was exciting, and paraded the town serene and happy all day; but the young fellows set a tailor to work that night, and when Tom started out on his parade next morning, he found the old deformed Negro bell ringer straddling along in his wake tricked out in a flamboyant curtain-calico exaggeration of his finery, and imitating his fancy Eastern graces as well as he could.
Bell towers are commonly found in churches, but you don't have to go to church to become a bell ringer.
Caption: The spy hole Sanctus window allows a bell ringer to look down at the altar.
Mercer announced today that it has won three Bell Ringer awards for its employee communication work on behalf of clients including Marsh & McLennan Companies.
I think it's one of most fun things about the bell ringer prizes, that you do have to enter, but you don't really even have to catch a fish to win a prize," Cody laughs.
Outside the store's main entrance, bell ringer Jack Marr, 69, of Eugene, was back on the job for his third year.
The cathedral bell was silent after the bell ringer died, so the pastor put out a call for a new one.
A bell ringer is both a classroom management tool and an educational strategy to get students on task and ready to learn from the minute they walk into the room (or from the moment the bell rings; hence the name).
It was last rung in 2002 with Winnie (Robb) Todd, the last town bell ringer, commemorating the installation of the bell at the cairn.
A BELL ringer has been immortalised on the side of a church.
Howard Whittaker, bell ringer and chairman of the fundraising committee, said: 'Bells can weigh up to a tonne each.
A BELL ringer got tangled in rope and was dragged up 10 feet by her neck.