1 make a resonant sound, like artillery; "His deep voice boomed through the hall" [syn: boom]
2 instill (into a person) by constant repetition; "he dinned the lessons into his students" [also: dinning, dinned]
- , /dɪn/, /dIn/
Etymology 1Old English dyne, from Germanic *duniz.
Etymology 2Old English dynnan, from Germanic *dunjan, from the same stem as Etymology 1, above.
- To be filled with sound; to resound.
- To assail with loud noise.
- To repeat continuously, as though to the point of deafening or
- 2003: His mother had dinned The Whole Duty of Man into him in early childhood — Roy Porter, Flesh in the Age of Reason (Penguin 2004, p. 183)
- To make a din.
EtymologyOld Norse þínn
- your (speaking to one person)
EtymologyFrom Proto-North Sarawak *daqan, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *daqan.
Old High German
- your (singular)
DIN or Din or din can have several meanings:-
- A din is a loud noise.
- Dīn, an Arabic term meaning "religion" or "way of life".
- Din (Kabbalah) is one of the ten aspects of the Ein Sof in Kabbalah (more commonly known as "Gevurah").
- DIN is the abbreviated name of the
Deutsches Institut für Normung (German Institute for
Standardization) and is used in the names of its standards, like:
- DIN 476, as for example DIN A4, is a scale for paper sizes.
- DIN connector, one of a number of electrical (audio/video/keyboard) connectors following DIN standards.
- DIN fitting, a type of high-pressure air or gas connection used in some modern very high-pressure scuba gear.
- DIN ISO 7736, size standard for car audio head units.
- DIN rail, a common system for mounting circuit breakers and industrial control equipment inside equipment racks.
- DIN ski binding scale, scale to ensure ski bindings release under the same force at all skiing destinations worldwide.
- DIN 1451, German Standard Committee chosen typeface from 1936.
- DIN 72552 is a standard for automobile electric terminal numbers
- FF DIN, 1995 digital font
- A unit for film speed
- Din (musician), an alias used by electronic music producer J.C. Cutz.
- Drug Identification Number - a unique number given to all drugs sold in Canada.
- Din is a character in The Legend of Zelda series.
- A Din is a member of the Harvard Din and Tonics
- Serbian dinar, a local acronym
- Din is also the hindi name for a day
din in Bulgarian: DIN
din in German: DIN (Begriffsklärung)
din in Esperanto: DIN
din in French: DIN
din in Italian: DIN
din in Polish: DIN
din in Kölsch: DIN (Watt ėßß datt?)
din in Slovak: DIN
din in Turkish: DIN
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