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sleigh bells

noun
1.
any of several kinds of small bells attached to a sleigh or to the harness of the animal drawing the sleigh.
Origin
1765-1775
1765-75, Americanism
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  • Each dancer wore between two and seven bands of sleigh bells.
  • Winter also means the sound of sleigh bells, and the old-fashioned pleasure of a horse drawn sleigh ride.
  • Jingling sleigh bells add holiday cheer to the hay wagon rides.
  • These sleigh bells or rumbler bells were ball-shaped and served many functions.
  • The sleigh bells tinkle for some of us and the church bells toll for others.
  • But he's a great guy and no doubt when he leaves we're going to hear sleigh bells ring.
  • Their costumes are beautiful eagle feathers, sleigh bells, and in fact everything bright lt looks a little scary and good too.
  • We pluck violets while you keep time to the music of sleigh bells.

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