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Meaning of "dinges" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD DINGES

From Afrikaans, from ding thing.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF DINGES

dinges  [ˈdɪŋəs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DINGES

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Dinges is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES DINGES MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of dinges in the English dictionary

The definition of dinges in the dictionary is a jocular word for something whose name is unknown or forgotten; thingumabob.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DINGES


wrongous
ˈrɒŋəs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DINGES

ding
Ding an sich
ding-a-ling
ding-dong
Dingaan
dingbat
dingbats
dinge
dinger
dingey
dinghies
dinghy
dingier
dingiest
dingily
dinginess
dingle
dingleberry
dingo
dingus

WORDS THAT END LIKE DINGES

androsphinges
Book of Changes
boundary changes
Ganges
hieracosphinges
hypopharynges
larynges
Macdonnell Ranges
meninges
nasopharynges
oropharynges
phalanges
pharynges
phorminges
ring the changes
salpinges
sphinges
syringes

Synonyms and antonyms of dinges in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «dinges» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DINGES

Find out the translation of dinges to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of dinges from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «dinges» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

丁格斯
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

dinges
570 millions of speakers

English

dinges
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

dinges
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

dinges
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Dinges
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

dinges
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

dinges
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Dinges
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Dinges
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Dinges
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

dinges
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

dinges
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Dinges
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

Dinges
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

dinges
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

डिंग्ज
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

dinges
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Dinges
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

dinges
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Dinges
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Dinges
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

dinges
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

dinges
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

dinges
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

dinges
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of dinges

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DINGES»

The term «dinges» is regularly used and occupies the 92.423 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DINGES» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «dinges» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «dinges» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about dinges

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DINGES»

Discover the use of dinges in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to dinges and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Condor Years: How Pinochet and His Allies Brought ...
Written by award-winning journalist John Dinges and newly updated to include recent developments in the prosecution of Pinochet, the book is a chilling but dispassionately told history of one of Latin AmericaOCOs darkest eras.
John Dinges, 2012
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Our Man in Panama: The Shrewd Rise and Brutal Fall of Manuel ...
In a true account that reads like a thriller, investigative journalist Dinges reveals the secret history of the rise and fall of Manuel Antonio Noriega.
John Dinges, 1991
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Shenandoah Valley Pioneers and Their Descendants: A History ...
Denver City, 489. Dinges Family, 489. Dinges, David, and Miss Miller, 489. Dinges, Wm. H, and Miss Smith, 489. Dinges, George, 489. Dinges, Wm. H., and Miss Whissen Family, 489. Dinges, Nellie H., Edna M., Vista and Mary G., 489. Dinges ...
T. K. Cartmell, 2009
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Killing Hope: US Military and CIA Interventions Since World ...
John Dinges, Our Man in Panama (revised edition, New York, 1991) p. 33; New York Times, 28 September 1988. 4. Dinges, p. 52. William Jorden, USA Ambassador to Panama 1974-78, has written that he's almost certain that US intelligence ...
William Blum, 2003
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Neuroergonomics : The Brain at Work: The Brain at Work
Contribution of the circadian pacemaker and the sleep homeostat to sleep propensity, sleep structure, electroen- cephalographic slow waves, and sleep spindle ac- tivity in humans. Journal ofNeuroscience, 15, 3526–3538. Dinges, D. F. ...
Raja Parasuraman Professor of Psychology and Director of the Cognitive Science Laboratory The Catholic University of America, Director of the Division of Neuroergonomics Matthew Rizzo Professor of Neurology, and Professor of Industrial Engineering and Public Policy The University of Iowa, 2006
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A Complete Practical Grammar of the German Language
Einen eines Dinges beschuldigen, to charge somebody with something. Eines Dinges entbihren, to be deprived of a thing; to spare a thing, to do without it. Einen eines Dinges entlassen, to dismiss, to discharge one from a thing. Einen eines ...
Charles Benjamin Schade, Karl Benjamin Schade, 1828
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Resident Duty Hours:: Enhancing Sleep, Supervision, and Safety
Journal ofBone and Joint Surgery 87a(11):2581-2582. Dinges, D. F., and R. J. Broughton, eds. 1989. Sleep and alertness: Chronobiological, behavioral and medical aspects of napping. New York: Raven Press. Dinges, D. F., and N. B. Kribbs.
Committee on Optimizing Graduate Medical Trainee (Resident) Hours and Work Schedule to Improve Patient Safety, Dianne Miller Wolman, Michael M.E. Johns, 2009
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Eating, Sleeping, and Sex
Daytime alertness, insomnia, and ben- zodiazepines. Sleep, 5, S28-S45. Dinges, D. F. (1983). Prophylactic napping to sustain performance and alertness in continuous operations (Contract No. N00014-80-C-0380. Progress Report 0001AN).
Albert J. Stunkard, Andrew Baum, 1989
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The Effects of Commuting on Pilot Fatigue
In D.F. Dinges and R.J. Broughton (Eds.), Sleep and Alertness: Chronobiological, Behavioral and Medical As pects of Napping (pp. 171-204). New York: Raven Press. Dinges, D.F. (1995). An overview of sleepiness and accidents. Journal of ...
Committee on the Effects of Commuting on Pilot Fatigue, Board on Human-Systems Integration, Transportation Research Board, 2011
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Neurocognitive and Physiological Factors During High-Tempo ...
Wake state instability refers to moment-to- moment shifts in the relationship between neurobiological systems mediating wake maintenance and those mediating sleep initiations (Lim and Dinges 2008). The increased propensity for sleep as ...
Dr Steven Kornguth, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DINGES»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term dinges is used in the context of the following news items.
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Attorney: Investigation, Evaluation Retaliatory | TheLedger.com
The evaluation of Ann Dinges, conducted by Media Relations Unit Supervisor Sgt. Gary Gross, states Dinges "has not been performing to her ... «The Ledger, Jul 15»
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Blue Bell to start test runs at Alabama plant this month | www …
By Gary Dinges - American-Statesman Staff. . The Blue Bell Creameries plant in Sylacauga, Ala. – one of four shuttered after a nationwide ... «MyStatesman.com, Jul 15»
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Austin Music Hall to be demolished to make way for office tower …
By Gary Dinges - American-Statesman Staff. . For years, the Austin Music Hall's location on downtown's western side, far from all the hubbub of ... «MyStatesman.com, Jul 15»
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300 apartments planned for part of former Highland Mall site | www …
By Gary Dinges - American-Statesman Staff. . Plans to remake the vast, empty parking lots surrounding the former Highland Mall into a bustling ... «MyStatesman.com, Jul 15»
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Genetics of rapid eye movement sleep in humans
Article | PubMed | CAS |; Tucker AM, Dinges DF, Van Dongen HP. Trait interindividual differences in the sleep physiology of healthy young ... «Nature.com, Jul 15»
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360-room Westin set to debut in downtown Austin - MyStatesman.com
EmailFacebookTwitterShareThis. By Gary Dinges - American-Statesman Staff. . The city's newest hotel is set to welcome its first guests next ... «MyStatesman.com, Jul 15»
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Dinges: Christine Haas leaves Fox 7 to start new business
Haas, who joined the station two years ago and anchored the 5 p.m., 9 p.m. and 10 p.m. newscasts, has created Christine Haas Media. «MyStatesman.com, Jul 15»
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'Outlier': Seattle doctor wants STD drugs for partners of gay men …
Dr. Warren Dinges, who runs the downtown Seattle Infectious Disease Clinic, said he's seen a spike in the past several months in chlamydia ... «The Seattle Times, Jul 15»
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Inspections: Blue Bell not only Texas ice cream plant with concerns
By Gary Dinges and Claudia Grisales - American-Statesman Staff. . Bugs. Leaky ceilings. Open containers. Dirty equipment. Foul odors. «MyStatesman.com, Jul 15»
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LPD Communications Specialist Offers To Resign Position
LAKELAND | The lawyer representing the Lakeland Police Department's public safety communications specialist, Ann Dinges, has submitted a ... «The Ledger, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Dinges [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/dinges>. Jul 2020 ».
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