a strip of material attached to the leg of a bird to identify it (as in studies of bird migration) Synonyms: band,
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" Synonyms: hoop,
jewelry consisting of a circlet of precious metal (often set with jewels) worn on the finger; "she had rings on every finger"; "he noted that she wore a wedding band" Synonyms: band,
a platform usually marked off by ropes in which contestants box or wrestle
a characteristic sound; "it has the ring of sincerity"
the sound of a bell ringing; "the distinctive ring of the church bell"; "the ringing of the telephone"; "the tintinnabulation that so voluminously swells from the ringing and the dinging of the bells"--E. A. Poe Synonyms: ringing, tintinnabulation,
an association of criminals; "police tried to break up the gang"; "a pack of thieves" Synonyms: gang, pack, mob,
(chemistry) a chain of atoms in a molecule that forms a closed loop Synonyms: closed chain,