A bell is a simple sound-making device. The bell is a percussion instrument and an idiophone. Its form is usually a hollow, cup-shaped object, which resonates upon being struck. The striking implement can be a tongue suspended within the bell, known as a clapper, a small, free sphere enclosed within the body of the bell or a separate mallet or hammer.
Paul revered used bells to warn the British that the colonist were coming. Then they chanted... USA USA USA ! ! !
#bells #paul revere #british #colbert #palin
by Mr. Yellow of wow June 07, 2011
To patronize someone in order to get something back or to get the person's approval.
Person 1: Can you help me with my work?

Person 2: I'm sorry but I haven't finished mine but you know that if I had finished I would help you.

Person 1: Please stop giving me bells.
#bells #belling #beller #suck up #kiss arse
by MFour March 21, 2008
used to tell the time of day..more often than not whole hours of the day
i get off of work at 5 bells
by Son_of_LB May 22, 2005
A form of money on the game Animal Crossing.
Person #1 - How much is this umbrella?
Person #2 - 500 bells!
#bells #animal crossing #wild world #city fun #money #game
by FlushedToilet April 05, 2011
Testicles. a slang term for a mans tackle. Also refered to as one of the following.
Nuts
Balls
Grapes
We were playing hockey and Joey took a puck right in the bells!
by Chives November 25, 2003
Used by Paul Revere to warn the British that hey, you´re not going to succeed in taking our guns. USA! USA!
Sarah Palin believes that Paul Revere used a bell to warn the British that hey, you´re not going to succeed in taking our guns. USA! USA!
#bell #paul #revere #sarah #palin #british #usa
by winston84 June 06, 2011
A hollow, metal, typically cup shaped instrument rung by the stokes of a hammer or the like.
Chris rang the bells in the wrong place in the orchestral piece.
#funnel #pipe #tube shaped #not a wind #instrument
by Skippy85 August 30, 2006
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