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din (something) into (one)

To ingrain something in one's mind through constant repetition. When your mother and I were kids, we learned the multiplication tables because our teacher dinned them into us. The manager always dins the same motivational catch phrases into us whenever we have a staff meeting.
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din in

To ingrain something in one's mind through constant repetition. A noun or pronoun can be used between "din" and "in." When your mother and I were kids, our teacher simply dinned the multiplication tables in over and over until we could remember them. The manager always dins in the same motivational catch phrases whenever we have a staff meeting.
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din something into someone

 and din something in
to repeat something over and over to someone. (As if one could "hammer" words into someone.) The teacher dinned it into her constantly, but it did no good. He dinned in the same message over and over.
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Jalal Ud Din has been arrested from civil colony Khar on the orders of DC Bajore, she pointed out.
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A Parsi from Mumbai who studied at the Cathedral and John Connon School, Din left for Vancouver, Canada, in 1967.
Line of 1/32 and 1/16 DIN temperature controllers for extruders and mold-temperature controllers that require PID control for both heating and cooling.
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Ali Din had gone into the Co-op in Foleshill Road to buy food for his girlfriend's dog but was spotted by a manageress lining his pockets with goods.
[USPRwire, Wed Jun 19 2019] The emergence of USB connectors have taken the spotlight from DIN connectors, particularly in the PC market segment, more than 75% of newly manufactured keyboards and mice now utilize USB connectors.
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ISLAMABAD -- National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Rawalpindi has arrested accused Haji Imam Din s/o Haji Sahib Din Marwat in National Fertilizer Marketing Limited (NFML) case.
Jehanian -- The 109th birth anniversary of Ghazi Ilm Din Shaheed is being observed on Monday (today) across the country.
TO everyone else Timothy Din was a quiet, unassuming family man.