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British English: /tʃʌɪm/
American English: /tʃaɪm/

Translation of chime in French:


intransitive verb

  • 1 (strike)
    (play a tune) carillonner
    the clock chimed three
    la pendule a sonné trois heures
  • 2to chime with
    (viewpoint, experience)
    s'accorder avec

Phrasal verbs

chime in

Definition of chime in:

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