Definition of ring someone/something in (or out) in English:

ring someone/something in (or out)

phrasal verb

  • Usher someone or something in (or out) by ringing a bell.

    ‘the bells were beginning to ring out the old year’
    • ‘The seventies were rung in with platforms, the Roaring twenties had the round-toed bar shoes.’
    • ‘The local establishment also had a capacity crowd on New Year's Eve, as the new Millennium was rung in by family and friends.’
    herald, signal, announce, proclaim, usher in, introduce, launch, celebrate, mark, signify, indicate, give notice of
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