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English definition of “ping”


verb [I]     /pɪŋ/
to make a short, sharp sound: We heard a small stone ping against our window.Sounds made by objects, movement or impact informal to send an email or text message: Ping me an email.Internet terminology and abbreviations US for pink verb (= an engine noise)Sounds made by objects, movement or impact
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