gong Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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gongnoun [C]

uk   /ɡɒŋ/  us   /ɡɑːŋ/
a round ​piece of ​metal that is ​hung in a ​frame and ​hit with a ​stick to ​produce a ​sound as a ​signal, also used as a ​musicalinstrument UK informal an ​honour that is given to someone for the ​publicservice they have done, or to a ​performer for a ​particularacting or ​singingperformance
(Definition of gong from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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gongnoun [C]

 us   /ɡɑŋ, ɡɔŋ/
a ​piece of ​metalhanging from a ​frame which is ​hit with a ​stick to ​produce a ​hollow, ​ringingsound: a ​dinner gong
(Definition of gong from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Vietnamese cái chiêng, cồng…
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in German der Gong…
in Chinese (Simplified) (通常是作为乐器但有时作发信号用的)锣, 奖章, 勋章…
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in Russian гонг…
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in Chinese (Traditional) (通常是作為樂器但有時作發信號用的)鑼, 獎章, 勳章…
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