ding-dong ding-dong

Definition(s):

  • (n) the noise made by a bell

Usage(s):

  • It's a powerful argument -- and with Barnes Noble set to join the fight, it all makes for the kind of ding-dong courtroom diversion that Starr really doesn't need right now.

News

  1. The 10 Key Lines From the Supreme Court’s Decision Striking Down DOMA

    Ding-dong, DOMA's dead. There's a lot to be said about the Supreme Court's 5–4 decision striking down the Defense of Marriage Act today. But Justice Anthony Kennedy, writing for the majority , probably already said it best. Here are ten key lines from his historic opinion.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: New York Magazine

  2. Look what happens when you Google the word “gay” today

    Ding-dong, DOMA’s dead!
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Orlando Weekly

Quotes

  1. "They're always ding-dong battles," McCloughan said. "They're always tight and they're never any different and we don't expect anything different come Friday."
    on Oct 14, 2008 By: Josh McCloughan Source: Fox Sports

  2. "It is no secret that we expect to win the appeal," Black wrote in an e-mail to The Canadian Press. "So this has gone from an apparent rise-and-fall, commercial corruption case, to a ding-dong legal battle, as we strip away the charges, with...
    on Jan 1, 2008 By: Conrad Black Source: Canoe.ca

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