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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Din  \Din\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Dinned};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Dinning}.]  [AS.  dynian  See  {Din},  n.] 
  1.  To  strike  with  confused  or  clanging  sound;  to  stun  with 
  loud  and  continued  noise;  to  harass  with  clamor;  as  to 
  din  the  ears  with  cries. 
 
  2.  To  utter  with  a  din;  to  repeat  noisily;  to  ding. 
 
  This  hath  been  often  dinned  in  my  ears.  --Swift. 
 
  {To  din  into},  to  fix  in  the  mind  of  another  by  frequent  and 
  noisy  repetitions.  --Sir  W.  Scott. 




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