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verb ping pronunciation in British English /pɪŋ/
Word Forms
present tense
present participlepinging
past tensepinged
past participlepinged
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  1. 2
    [intransitive/transitive] to move quickly and suddenly with a short high sound
    He stretched, and one of his shirt buttons pinged across the room.
  2. 4
    [transitive] informal to contact someone by phone or email
    Ping me – we’ll do lunch.


a meal served in the evening which consists of foods traditionally eaten at breakfast

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