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toll in Textures, sounds topic

tolltoll2 verb [intransitive, transitive]  CSSOUNDif a large bell tolls, or if you toll it, it keeps ringing slowly, especially to show that someone has died→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
tollThe funeral procession left the church as the bells began to toll.Whichever corporate lackey wins doesn't matter-the bell's already tolling.Sunday morning, the opening bell tolled for Lennox Lewis.Ask not for whom the Bell's tolls, it tolls for you.The church bell was tolling mournfully as the carriage entered the cemetery gate.Like a bell tolling, news arrived every few months of relatives and friends.Cecilia Darne, who lived round the corner, said she heard a bell toll once at about eight in the morning.