Definition of life ring in English:
Another term for lifebelt.
- There are musical scores and mementoes of shows scattered everywhere, including a life ring from his ‘legendary failure’ Moby Dick.
- Desperately clutching the fender of his boat, but unable to grab a life ring thrown by his daughter, he struggled to get him to the bank, but was eventually helped to do so by a passing jogger.
- He got onto the barge and put down a line into the water, then a life ring, but he didn't grab either of them.
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