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Example sentences from the Web for ding
Mail customers have complained of dings on their credit scores and late fees from bills because the items were getting stuck in the mail.DeJoy charges ahead with USPS cost-cutting despite beating financial projections|Jacob Bogage|May 7, 2021|Washington Post
It’s why we can send money through apps like Venmo and hear the ding that it’s been received on the other person’s phone just a few seconds later.
Plus, the “little ding sound” that heralds a new message in the chat is easy to miss in the hubbub of a full classroom.Kids are returning to classrooms. But what will happen to those who stay at home?|Hannah Natanson, Donna St. George|April 11, 2021|Washington Post
It was a good date, we got along, and a 3, while being a true average, would seem like a ding.Date Lab: ‘The most interesting part of the date was when we talked about rating it’|Vijai Nathan|April 1, 2021|Washington Post
We don’t immediately get feedback from our actions—no video-game-style dings or points for just grinding coffee beans—yet somehow we’re able to learn and perform an entire sequence of arm and hand movements while half-asleep.This AI Thrashes the Hardest Atari Games by Memorizing Its Best Moves|Shelly Fan|March 2, 2021|Singularity Hub
I called it “ding-dong diplomacy”; Governor Richardson wisely pointed out that “basketball diplomacy” is better than none.
She was going to be a point person on health-care reform, and they needed to ding her.Will Kathleen Sebelius Win in the End? Legacy Tied to Obamacare’s Outcome|Michael Tomasky|April 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Official Charts Company described Ding Dong The Witch Is Dead as "one of the most controversial chart contenders of all time".Dawn Dress Rehearsal for Thatcher Funeral as Controversy Rages On|Tom Sykes|April 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In a back room, video poker machines ding and chirp with the occasional squeal of delight from a winner.
Holmes and Rahe used 300 (ding ding ding) as the cutoff to predict a high risk of illness.Being Unemployed Could Help Cause a Heart Attack, Researchers Find|Kent Sepkowitz|November 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I did so, and I had to report unfavourably, for “facts are chiels that winna ding.”
The suddenness and the emphasis of the ding told on unexpected nerves, but it brought the Fourth Reader class up erect.Emmy Lou|George Madden Martin
No tedious ding-dong daily practice—just 20 brief, entertaining lessons, easily mastered.
The ding of her husband's cash register and the click of her dangle bag mark the systole and diastole of married life.Bizarre|Lawton Mackall
We have had a wonderful day with a wonderful en——” said Lil, a yawn hitting her midway so she could not get out the “ding.The Carter Girls' Week-End Camp|Nell Speed