• Ding Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) A thump or stroke, especially of a bell.
- (v. t.) To dash; to throw violently.
- (v. i.) To talk with vehemence, importunity, or reiteration; to bluster.
- (v. i.) To sound, as a bell; to ring; to clang.
- (v. i.) To strike; to thump; to pound.
- (v. t.) To cause to sound or ring.
• D Definition & Synonyms
- () The nominal of the second tone in the model major scale (that in C), or of the fourth tone in the relative minor scale of C (that in A minor), or of the key tone in the relative minor of F.
- () The fourth letter of the English alphabet, and a vocal consonant. The English letter is from Latin, which is from Greek, which took it from Ph/nician, the probable ultimate origin being Egyptian. It is related most nearly to t and th; as, Eng. deep, G. tief; Eng. daughter, G. tochter, Gr. qyga`thr, Skr. duhitr. See Guide to Pronunciation, ├178, 179, 229.
- () As a numeral D stands for 500. in this use it is not the initial of any word, or even strictly a letter, but one half of the sign / (or / ) the original Tuscan numeral for 1000.
• Dingily Definition & Synonyms
- (adv.) In a dingy manner.
• Dinginess Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) Quality of being dingy; a dusky hue.