How to use ding-dong in a sentence
On the southern side of the JSA, there is a village called Daeseong-dong (대성동).
On the northern side of the Joint Security Area between North and South Korea, there is a village called Kijong-dong (기정동).
Director Yoo Dong-hun and screenwriter Lee Jung-u were arrested for firebombing theaters.
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
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
British Dictionary definitions for ding-dong
- a violent exchange of blows or words
- (as modifier)a ding-dong battle in the board room