bing

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See also: Bing, bīng, bǐng, bìng, and B.Ing.

English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bing (plural bings)

  1. (slang): Prison solitary confinement, a term used by inmates.
  2. (UK) A heap or pile, such as a slag heap. Cognate with Scots bing.
  3. The sound made by a bell, an onomatopœia
Bing! Ladies and gentlemen, in a few minutes the captain will turn off the fasten seatbelt sign, but for your own safety we recommend you stay seated and with your seatbelt securely fastened at all times.
Toronto Star, "Ryanair looking at standing 'seats,' pay toilets", 2 July 2010, Jim Rankin [1]
Bing Bang Boing
Douglas Florian, 1994 [2]
The Tao of Bada Bing
David Chase, 2003 [3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.thestar.com/news/world/article/831562--ryanair-looking-at-standing-seats-pay-toilets (accessed 17 September 2010)
  2. ^ http://books.google.com/books?id=KtsSWKOWfnwC&printsec=frontcover#v=onepage&q&f=false (accessed 17 September 2010)
  3. ^ http://books.google.com/books?id=R9FlujWxnDEC&printsec=frontcover&dq=editions:ISBN1566492785 (accessed 17 September 2010)

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Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

bing

  1. Nonstandard spelling of bīng.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of bǐng.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of bìng.

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Manx[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

bing f (genitive bingagh or bingey, plural bingaghyn)

  1. committee
  2. (law) jury
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

bing

  1. tuneful, musical, sweet
  2. shrill
Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bing ving ming
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scots[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English bing-r; cf. Middle English bynge (a bin).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bing (plural bings)

  1. A heap or pile.

Verb[edit]

tae bing (third-person singular simple present bings, present participle bingin, simple past bingt, past participle bingt)

  1. To pile up; to create a bing.