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 toll toll

noun

  • () value measured by what must be given or done or undergone to obtain something  ( toll, price, cost )
    value measured by what must be given or done or undergone to obtain something
     the cost in human life was enormous
    the cost in human life was enormous
     the price of success is hard work
    the price of success is hard work
     what price glory?
    what price glory?
  • () a fee levied for the use of roads or bridges (used for maintenance)  ( toll )
    a fee levied for the use of roads or bridges (used for maintenance)
  • the sound of a bell being struck  ( toll, bell )
    the sound of a bell being struck
     saved by the bell
    saved by the bell
     she heard the distant toll of church bells
    she heard the distant toll of church bells
  • verb

  • () ring slowly  ( toll )
    ring slowly
     For whom the bell tolls
    For whom the bell tolls
  • charge a fee for using  ( toll )
    charge a fee for using
     Toll the bridges into New York City
    Toll the bridges into New York City