\ ˈpäŋ, ˈpȯŋ \
plural -s

Definition of pong

 (Entry 1 of 4)

: a hollow ringing sound
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Definition of pong (Entry 2 of 4)

: to make a hollow ringing sound
\ ˈpäŋ \

Definition of pong (Entry 3 of 4)

chiefly British
: to improvise on the stage (as in order to cover up a fluff)
\ ˈpäŋ \
plural -s

Definition of pong (Entry 4 of 4)

: odor especially : an unpleasant odor

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pong intransitive verb, -ed/-ing/-s

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“Pong.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pong. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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