din: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (din), [key]
— n., v., dinned, din•ning.
  1. a loud, confused noise; a continued loud or tumultuous sound; noisy clamor.
  1. to assail with din.
  2. to sound or utter with clamor or persistent repetition.
  1. to make a din.


Pronunciation: (din), [key]
— n. (used with a pl. v.) Islam.
  1. religion, esp. the religious observances of a Muslim. Cf.


Pronunciation: [key]
— Photog. Photog.
  1. a designation, originating in Germany, of the speed of a particular film emulsion.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. (in Yugoslavia) dinar; dinars.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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