Definition of Knell


  • the sound of a bell rung slowly to announce a death or a funeral or the end of something


  • make (bells) ring, often for the purposes of musical edification
    "Ring the bells"
    "My uncle rings every Sunday at the local church"
  • ring as in announcing death
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Unscramble knell

10 unscramble word found using the letters knell.

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