verb (used with object)
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Origin of dint
OTHER WORDS FROM dintdintless, adjective
Words nearby dint
Example sentences from the Web for dint
Most importantly, human gender systems involve healthy doses of normativity—not only do women behave a certain way by dint of their cultural training, but we agree as a society that they should behave that way.No, Animals Do Not Have Genders - Facts So Romantic|Cailin O'Connor|August 26, 2020|Nautilus
Both state and federal rulings have imposed additional punishments on women by dint of the fact they were pregnant.States Slap Pregnant Women With Harsher Jail Sentences|Emily Shire|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Though he made it back to the top by dint of talent and hard work, he remained a deep-dyed cynic for the rest of his life.The Stacks: Robin Williams, More Than A Shtick Figure|Joe Morgenstern|August 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The mountains were theirs by right, by dint of deed and hefty mortgage.
Her potential was recognized early on, and by dint of her performance and loyalty, she ‘came through’ for her former sponsors.
In that battle for sovereign expression, by dint of diplomacy, organization and military acumen, the Zionists won handily.Vancouver's 'Disappearing Palestine' Transit Ads Revisited|Mira Sucharov|September 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
By dint of preaching and listening to preachers, his conversation gets a sermonising turn.
By dint of a little squeezing, it would be easy to make room for a dozen more statues.
I went to the window then, myself, and by dint of perseverance, prevailed upon them at last to let her see her husband.Portrait and Biography of Parson Brownlow, The Tennessee Patriot|William Gannaway Brownlow
By dint of repeating the mutual exercise of signs, we should be enabled to perfect the communication of our ideas.My Ten Years' Imprisonment|Silvio Pellico
We carried him to the edge of the stream, and by dint of bathing his face, and forcing water into his mouth, he partly revived.Confessions of a Thug|Philip Meadows Taylor
British Dictionary definitions for dint
Derived forms of dintdintless, adjective
Word Origin for dint
Idioms and Phrases with dint
see by dint of.