\ ˈdräŋ \
variants: or less commonly drang \ ˈdraŋ \
plural -s

Definition of drong

dialectal, England
: a passageway or lane especially between walls or hedges as if this homely drong had been transformed to a royal path in some greenwood— Llewelyn Powys

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History and Etymology for drong

probably akin to Old English thringan to press, compress

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“Drong.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/drong. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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