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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ringsnoun

    gymnastic apparatus consisting of a pair of heavy metal circles (usually covered with leather) suspended by ropes; used for gymnastic exercises

    "the rings require a strong upper body"


  1. ringsnoun

    A gymnastics apparatus and discipline consisting of 2 rings suspended from a bar.


  1. rings

    Fighting Network Rings, trademarked as RINGS, is a Japanese combat sport promotion that has lived three distinct periods: shoot style puroresu promotion from its inauguration to 1995, mixed martial arts promotion from 1995 to its 2002 disestablishment, and the revived mixed martial arts promotion from 2008 onward.RINGS was founded by Akira Maeda on May 11, 1991, following the dissolution of Newborn UWF. At that time, Maeda and Mitsuya Nagai were the only two people to transfer from UWF, wrestlers such as Kiyoshi Tamura, Hiromitsu Kanehara and Kenichi Yamamoto would later also transfer from UWF International.


  1. rings

    A ring is a mathematical concept that involves a set equipped with two binary operations, namely addition and multiplication, which are analogous to the addition and multiplication of integers. The set must follow certain rules or axioms under these operations, such as associativity, distributivity, and the existence of identity elements. A ring may also contain a multiplicative inverse for all elements, in which case it is called a division ring or a field.


  1. Rings

    The rings, also known as steady rings, is an artistic gymnastics apparatus and the event that uses it. It is traditionally used only by male gymnasts, due to its extreme upper-body strength requirements. Gymnasts typically wear ring grips while performing on the rings.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. rings

    The annual circular layers in timber. Also, grommets, or circles of metal for lifting things by hand, or securing the points of bolts, &c., as hatch or port rings.

Editors Contribution

  1. ringsnoun

    Plural noun of ring.

    The usher had the rings in his pocket in a box to ensure he could feel them during the ceremony.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 18, 2016  

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. RINGS

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Rings is ranked #52482 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Rings surname appeared 395 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Rings.

    93.9% or 371 total occurrences were White.
    2.2% or 9 total occurrences were Asian.
    1.7% or 7 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.2% or 5 total occurrences were Black.

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Rings' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4310

Anagrams for Rings »

  1. girns

  2. grins

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Rings in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Rings in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Rings in a Sentence

  1. Woody Allen:

    There are three rings involved with marriage. The engagement ring, the wedding ring, and the suffering.

  2. Holly Woodward:

    The spacing between annual growth rings record how much an individual grows from one year to the next, the spacing between the rings within Jane, Petey, and even older individuals is inconsistentsome years the spacing is close together, and other years its spread apart.

  3. Charles de LEUSSE:

    The lightning of your eyes rings the heart. (De tes yeux l'éclair - Fait sonner le cœur.)

  4. Eric Adams:

    New York Police Department would run rings around( the other candidates). They are masters. If you're a good mayor, you're only here for eight years. I've been here for 30-something years in New York Police Department. Police departments will wait you out, and they know that whatever you hand down, they have to implement. But if you know the system, if you know the crevices, you know how to go and ensure you're getting what you want.

  5. Miley Cyrus:

    For some reason I thought it would be funny to say, Babys got a habit: diamond rings and marijuana.

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