Associations to the word «Din»


DIN, acronym. Deutsches Institut für Normung. (German Institute for Standardization)
DIN, acronym. A formerly used logarithmic expression of the speed of a photographic film, plate, etc.; high-speed films have high numbers.
DIN, noun. A loud noise; a cacophony or loud commotion.
DIN, verb. (obsolete) To be filled with sound; to resound.
DIN, verb. (transitive) To assail with loud noise.
DIN, verb. (transitive) To repeat continuously, as though to the point of deafening or exhausting somebody.
DIN, verb. (intransitive) To make a din.

Dictionary definition

DIN, noun. A loud harsh or strident noise.
DIN, noun. The act of making a noisy disturbance.
DIN, verb. Make a resonant sound, like artillery; "His deep voice boomed through the hall".
DIN, verb. Instill (into a person) by constant repetition; "he dinned the lessons into his students".

Wise words

Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.
Nathaniel Hawthorne