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Pronunciation : Din
Part of Speech : n.
Etymology : [AS. dyne, dyn; akin to Icel. dynr, and to AS. dynian to resound, Icel. dynja to pour down like hail or rain; cf. Skr. dhuni roaring, a torrent, dhvan to sound. Cf. Dun to ask payment.]
Definition : Defn: Loud, confused, harsh noise; a loud, continuous, rattling or clanging sound; clamor; roar. Think you a little din can daunt mine ears Shak. He knew the battle's din afar. Sir W. Scott. The dust and din and steam of town. Tennyson.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Din
Part of Speech : v.
Etymology : [AS. dynian. See Din, n.]
Definition : 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.

t. [imp. & p. p. Dinned; p. pr. & vb. n. Dinning.]
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Din
Part of Speech : v.
Definition : Defn: To sound with a din; a ding. The gay viol dinning in the dale. A. Seward.

i.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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