To din into, to fix in the mind of another by frequent and noisy repetitions. Sir W. Scott.

(Din), v. i. To sound with a din; a ding.

The gay viol dinning in the dale.
A. Seward.

(di*naph"thyl) n. [Pref. di- + naphthylene.] (Chem.) A colorless, crystalline hydrocarbon, C20H14, obtained from naphthylene, and consisting of a doubled naphthylene radical.

(Di"nar) n. [Ar. dinar, from Gr. dhna`rion, fr. L. denarius. See Denier.]

1. A petty money of accounts of Persia.

2. An ancient gold coin of the East.

(di"nar*chy) n. See Diarchy.

(Dine) v. i. [imp. & p. p. Dined (dind); p. pr. & vb. n. Dining.] [F. dîner, OF. disner, LL. disnare, contr. fr. an assumed disjunare; dis- + an assumed junare (OF. juner) to fast, for L. jejunare, fr. jejunus fasting. See Jejune, and cf. Dinner, Djeuner.] To eat the principal regular meal of the day; to take dinner.

Now can I break my fast, dine, sup, and sleep.

Dimplement to Dioptry

(Dim"ple*ment) n. The state of being dimpled, or marked with gentle depressions. [R.]

The ground's most gentle dimplement.
Mrs. Browning.

(Dim"ply) a. Full of dimples, or small depressions; dimpled; as, the dimply pool. Thomson.

(Dim"-sight`ed) a. Having dim sight; lacking perception.Dim"-sight`ed*ness, n.

(||Dim"y*a Dim`y*a"ri*a) n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. = + to close.] (Zoöl.) An order of lamellibranchiate mollusks having an anterior and posterior adductor muscle, as the common clam. See Bivalve.

(Dim`y*a"ri*an) a. (Zoöl.) Like or pertaining to the Dimya.n. One of the Dimya.

(Dim"y*a*ry) a. & n. (Zoöl.) Same as Dimyarian.

(Din) n. [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.] Loud, confused, harsh noise; a loud, continuous, rattling or clanging sound; clamor; roar.

Think you a little din can daunt mine ears?

He knew the battle's din afar.
Sir W. Scott.

The dust and din and steam of town.

(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.

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