ding-dong


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ding-dong

1. the sound of a bell or bells, esp two bells tuned a fourth or fifth apart
2. an imitation or representation of the sound of a bell
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My template for this year's great planning ding-dong was last year's great planning ding-dong - the Lindley Moor controversy.
The latter had made most before the strongmoving Pathfork threw down his challenge, and responded in kind as the two fought out a ding-dong battle at the business end.
In a ding-dong semi-final of the second division knockout competition, Thornaby twice led through Bishop goals but were twice pegged back before grabbing a late winner through Danny Corbett.
MASTERPIECE (6-1) just got the better of a ding-dong tussle with odds-on Marbeck Wonder (4-5F) to land the pounds 5,000 Coventry Bookmakers Summer Derby over 480m on Sunday.
Let us have real ding-dong battles for supremacy, the sort where the best man shines through.
Mr Chisholm, 61, said: "We had a bit of a ding-dong.
YESTERDAY we heard the first ding-dong in spring (the ice cream van) which seems to have replaced the good old first cuckoo in spring.
Loan duo Ugo Ehiogu and Tresor Kandol scored on their home debuts for Leeds in a ding-dong first half that brought all four goals.
In a ding-dong end-to-end battle Keith Douglas equalised on 75 minutes from the penalty spot.
Patriarch Wilton (Ryan Hilliard) and Eustacia (Heather Lee), whose own marriage is a bit curious, are only too happy that one of their ding-dong progeny is finally getting off the market.
GASWISE LIVERPOOL and Liverpool Angling Society are enjoying a ding-dong scrap for honours in the Seacat Spring League.
Hewitt praised his fellow contestants in the Channel Five show, adding: 'We are all going to meet up and have a ding-dong.