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verb as in chime

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Join us as we explore whether the office is ding-dong dead, a nursing home boom is inevitable or whether Zillow is about to take over the world.

From Ozy

Dong Whi Yoo didn’t know anybody working at Gold Spa or Aromatherapy Spa either, but he’s also come to pay his respects.

From Time

As Dong reports, China had a lukewarm reaction to Disney’s animated Mulan.

From Vox

Dong describes the legend of Mulan as a palimpsest, a story that keeps shifting and reforming over time but always bears the traces of its original forms.

From Vox

After 41 years, Los Angeles Koreatown mainstay Dong Il Jang closed its doors, too.

From Eater

On the southern side of the JSA, there is a village called Daeseong-dong (대성동).

On the northern side of the Joint Security Area between North and South Korea, there is a village called Kijong-dong (기정동).

Director Yoo Dong-hun and screenwriter Lee Jung-u were arrested for firebombing theaters.

I called it “ding-dong diplomacy”; Governor Richardson wisely pointed out that “basketball diplomacy” is better than none.

The Official Charts Company described Ding Dong The Witch Is Dead as "one of the most controversial chart contenders of all time".

No tedious ding-dong daily practice—just 20 brief, entertaining lessons, easily mastered.

Think of that: cradled innocence and angels' dreams and the whole of the hymn just before ding-dong-bang on noses and jaws!

Other deep toned bells joined in; they were tolling in solemn concert—ding, dong!

His voice seemed unusually loud and a trifle off key like the dong of a cracked bell.

In the old days, under Dong Ling's rule, there had been no gas stove.


On this page you'll find 14 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to dong, such as: bell, bong, boom, clang, jingle, and knell.

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