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noun \ˈbiŋ\

Definition of bing

plural

-s

  1. 1 dialectal, British a :  a heap or pile for storage a bing of potatoes b :  a storage bin

  2. 2 slang :  a solitary-confinement prison cell

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Origin and Etymology of bing

Middle English, of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse bingr divided space, bin, Old Swedish binge storage room, Icelandic bingur heap; akin to Old High German bungo tuber — more at bunch


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intransitive verb \ˈbiŋ\

Definition of bing

archaic

  1. :  go

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Origin and Etymology of bing

origin unknown


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interjection \ˈbiŋ\

Definition of bing

  1. —used to suggest a sharp ringing sound

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Origin and Etymology of bing

imitative


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noun \ˈbiŋ\
variants: or

Bing

\ˈbiŋ\ play

Definition of bing

plural

bings

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Bings

  1. :  bing cherry Some trees with the popular bings are ready for picking but are not expected to be ripe in mass quantities until Memorial Day weekend … — Sharon Moeser, Los Angeles Times, 22 May 1993 California, which represents about one-third of the nation's sweet cherry crop, will produce about 162 million pounds of cherries this season, with Bings representing about 45 percent. — Debbie Arrington, Sacramento Bee, 18 May 2011

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1920

First Known Use of bing

1920


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