surround (someone or something), especially for protection or containment.
the courthouse was ringed with police
put a circular band through the nose of (a bull, pig, or other farm animal) to lead or otherwise control it.
Old hands are able to throw with either hand in either direction and will then really impress their spectators by facing away from the hook and swinging in the opposite direction such that upon its return the bull is ringed .
make a clear resonant or vibrating sound.
a shot rang out
(of a place) resound or reverberate with (a sound or sounds).
the room rang with laughter