the dingbats slang delirium tremens
give someone the dingbats informal to make someone nervous
informal crazy or stupid
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How to use dingbats in a sentence
I thought of all these things as I listened to the prattling of the dingbats.
One short week ago the dingbats would have voted him a nuisance and a menace to society in general.
Now as to the dingbats: if you do not know them you have missed something rich and rare in the golfing line.
The dingbats formed a syndicate and covered all bets; but this was due to club pride rather than any feeling of confidence.
He is still a four man, and if he lives to be as old as the dingbats he will never take home another trophy.