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Definition of ding-dong noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    NAmE//ˈdɪŋ dɔŋ//
    , NAmE//ˈdɪŋdɑŋ//
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  1. 1[uncountable] used to represent the sound made by a bell I rang the doorbell. Ding-dong! No answer.
  2. 2[countable] (informal) a silly or stupid person
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: ding-dong