To dash; to throw violently.
To cause to sound or ring.
To talk with vehemence, importunity, or reiteration; to bluster.
To strike; to thump; to pound.
To sound, as a bell; to ring; to clang.
A thump or stroke, especially of a bell.
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\ding\, n. a thump or stroke, especially of a bell.
\ding\ (?), 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?nga, g. dengeln.]
1. to dash; to throw violently. [obs.] to ding the book a coit's distance from him.
2. to cause to sound or ring.
to ding anything in one`s ears