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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dingdong  \Ding"dong`\,  n.  [See  {Ding}.] 
  1.  The  sound  of  or  as  of  repeated  strokes  on  a  metallic 
  body,  as  a  bell;  a  repeated  and  monotonous  sound. 
 
  2.  (Horol.)  An  attachment  to  a  clock  by  which  the  quarter 
  hours  are  struck  upon  bells  of  different  tones. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  ding-dong 
  n  :  the  noise  made  by  a  bell 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dingdong 
  adv  :  (informal)  heartily  or  earnestly;  "They  fell  to  work 
  dingdong" 
  v  :  go  "ding  dong",  like  a  bell  [syn:  {ding},  {dong}] 




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