Definitions

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  • v. Present participle of dial.
  • n. Alternative form of dialing.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • It's emblematic of what I call the dialling down of the politics in the film.

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  • My sister received a few sweet symphonies of silent teenage longing, but most of the time what she and other women friends got were the groaners, the grunters, the muttering perverts, the flotsam and jetsam dialling from a place where the voice of a woman, any woman, was an invitation to spew indecent and often anatomically impossible suggestions across the looping black wires of Delhi's telephones.

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  • Any one trying to reach me within Nigeria would still have to make an International call my dialling my line in Ghana, though I was physically in Nigeria!

    Mobile Africa

  • Playing through Batman recently, they've done a really excellent job of the score for the game, taking all the best bits of Zimmer's work on TDK and Batman Begins and dialling it down a bit so that it's not quite so full on.

    Music Sweet Music

  • An eight-year-old, sister to one of the other players, was dialling up something on her i-Pod while a teenager near her frantically pushed the buttons on his PSP.

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  • Hangovers rank right up there with drunk dialling your angry ex as one of the least pleasant drinking-related side effects.

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  • He was dialling even as he pushed to be first off the plane, and clattered down the steps, running towards the terminal.

    The Priest

  • The way my local force do it all year round, is to make it virtually impossible to call into your local nick, then other than dialling 999 you cannot get to speak to any police officer.

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  • Yet I get a sense that Jon Bon Jovi is dialling this concert in.

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  • I like my Desire but am bitterly dissapointed because as a phone it lacks basics – It does NOT voice select a number for dialling.

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