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Meaning of DING

Pronunciation:  ding

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1. Synonym for feep. Usage: rare among hackers, but commoner in the real world.

2. "dinged": What happens when someone in authority gives you a minor bitching about something, especially something trivial. "I was dinged for having a messy desk."

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