Dinged
Ding Ding (d[i^]ng), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dinged}, {Dang} (Obs.), or {Dung} (Obs.); p. pr. & vb. n. {Dinging}.] [OE. dingen, dengen; akin to AS. dencgan to knock, Icel. dengja to beat, hammer, Sw. d["a]nga, G. dengeln.] 1. To dash; to throw violently. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

To ding the book a coit's distance from him. --Milton. [1913 Webster]

2. To cause to sound or ring. [1913 Webster]

{To ding (anything) in one's ears}, to impress one by noisy repetition, as if by hammering. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Dang — Ding Ding (d[i^]ng), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dinged}, {Dang} (Obs.), or {Dung} (Obs.); p. pr. & vb. n. {Dinging}.] [OE. dingen, dengen; akin to AS. dencgan to knock, Icel. dengja to beat, hammer, Sw. d[ a]nga, G. dengeln.] 1. To dash; to throw… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ding — (d[i^]ng), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dinged}, {Dang} (Obs.), or {Dung} (Obs.); p. pr. & vb. n. {Dinging}.] [OE. dingen, dengen; akin to AS. dencgan to knock, Icel. dengja to beat, hammer, Sw. d[ a]nga, G. dengeln.] 1. To dash; to throw violently. [Obs …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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