|to chew (food) slowly and thoroughly.|
|to flee; abscond:|
|1.||to ring or cause to ring, esp with tedious repetition|
|2.||(tr) another word for din|
|3.||an imitation or representation of the sound of a bell|
|4.||informal (Austral) a party or social event|
|[C13: probably of imitative origin, but influenced by |
Ps. 22:20; 35:17) means an "only one."