- (onomatopoeia, colloquial, often childish) The sound made by a bell or doorbell.
- Ding dong bell, pussy's in the well!
- Who put her in? Little Johnny Thin.
- Who pulled her out? Little Tommy Stout. — Traditional English nursery rhyme
- (colloquial) A general exclamation of surprise or approval.
- — "Here's a photo of my new girlfriend."
- — "Ding dong!"
onomatopoeia for the sound of a doorbell