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ring out

To emit a loud, clear, resonant sound. Once the first shots rang out, we knew it was time to flee the city. I could hear the cheers ringing out in the distance as I approached the football stadium.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

ring out

[for a loud sound] to go out. The bells rang out at the end of the wedding ceremony. Loud cheers rang out at the end of the game, A shot rang out and started all the dogs barking.
See also: out, ring
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

ring out

v.
1. To sound with a clear, resonant tone: The monk pulled on the rope, and the bells rang out.
2. To mark or celebrate the end of something: We rang out the old year with a champagne toast.
See also: out, ring
The American Heritage® Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs. Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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Stirred into action by the boos and jeers which rang out every time Ronaldo received the ball, the Red Devils contingent defiantly bellowed their approval at the Portugal international's two-goal contribution to United's 4-1 win.
THE cheers rang out for Roger Loughran after his triumphant return on Central House at Punchestown, but the fairytale result looked unlikely on the home turn and the winner was matched to shillings at a high of 50 at that point.