key ring


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key ring

n.
A small usually metal ring on which one or more keys can be threaded.
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key ring

(ˈkiːˌrɪŋ) or

keyring

n
a metal ring, sometimes with a novelty attached, used for keeping keys together
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key′ ring`


n.
a ring, usu. metal, for holding keys.
[1885–90]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.key ring - a circular ring of metal for holding keyskey ring - a circular ring of metal for holding keys
hoop, ring - a rigid circular band of metal or wood or other material used for holding or fastening or hanging or pulling; "there was still a rusty iron hoop for tying a horse"
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Translations

key ring

nportachiavi m inv
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