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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DINGER

“If you can throw a scare into Lance, you sure are a dinger,” he bantered.

She'll ne'er backward linger, this land of our dads, for she is a dinger at nailing the scads.

"I s'pose we could swing that dinger back and forth if we couldn't do nothin' else," Gizzard admitted resignedly.

WORD ORIGIN

"something superlative," 1809, American English, agent noun from ding (v.).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR DINGER

base hit

nounhit allowing baseball player to advance
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.