to cause to make a ringing sound.
to speak about insistently.
to make a ringing sound.
to talk insistently.
a ringing sound.
Other definitions for ding (2 of 2)
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How to use ding in a sentence
The delay could also force Ant Financial to reshuffle some of its business operations and face a ding to its expected $300 billion-plus valuation.Will the world’s biggest IPO face a valuation ding after its delay? | Lucinda Shen | November 4, 2020 | Fortune
SDG&E frames the franchise fee as a ding on customers by the city.
Meanwhile, U.S. defender Matt Besler, who seemed a bit dinged up after that Portugal stunner, will be good to go.USA vs. Germany World Cup Primer: Everything You Need to Know About the Epic Showdown | Marlow Stern | June 26, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Putin said in his autobiography that his KGB file dinged him for having a ‘reduced sense of danger.’Russia Swears No Invasion, Never Mind All the Tanks | Jacob Siegel | March 14, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
He also dinged the media for not focusing on the “racial component of any of the people involved in this.”There’s No ‘Reverse Trayvon’ in Christopher Lane Killing | Jamelle Bouie | August 23, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Moderator George Stephanopoulos rightly dinged him for claiming credit for Staples jobs that materialized after he left Bain.Mitt Romney Defends Against Bashing of Bain Capital at ABC Presidential Debate | Howard Kurtz | January 8, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Was this supposed to be the night that the others dinged Newt Gingrich, took him down a peg, precipitated his downfall?Michael Tomasky: Newt Toys With the Competition in the Fox Debate | Michael Tomasky | December 16, 2011 | THE DAILY BEAST
I'll be darned—no—yes—dinged if it isn't the Dink chasing the Canary!The Varmint | Owen Johnson
I'm thinkin' I'd suner be dinged wi' 'er again than see 'er hinging there daein' naethin'.The Yeoman Adventurer | George W. Gough
Darned if I—hum, ladies present—dinged if I know what to do.The Cinder Pond | Carroll Watson Rankin
I'm dinged if I see how thet feller kin think o' things like thet when he's down an' out.Ted Strong's Motor Car | Edward C. Taylor
It is built of a dark-dinged, brownish colored stone, and is of Gothic architecture.The Cathedral Towns and Intervening Places of England, Ireland and Scotland: | Thomas W. Silloway
British Dictionary definitions for ding (1 of 2)
to ring or cause to ring, esp with tedious repetition
(tr) another word for din 1 (def. 2)
an imitation or representation of the sound of a bell
Australian informal a party or social event
British Dictionary definitions for ding (2 of 2)
to strike; dash down
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