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See also: Ying, yíng, yìng, yīng, yǐng, and þing



  • IPA(key): /ˈjɪŋ/
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  • Rhymes: -ɪŋ


ying (plural yings)

  1. (MLE, slang, also reduplicated) Alternative form of ching (knife)
    • 2021 February 28, SplashTheRipper (lyrics and music), “Warya Warya”, 1:18–1:21 and 2:18–2:21 and 2:35:
      Swing my ying-ying, tryna turn man history
      Masking my face, so I’m so mystery
      […] Put rips in his teeth like fashion
      Swing my ying-yang
      Tryna do him with a passion
      […] I’m trying to inch up my ying
    • 2021 August 17, TStackz & Kapz (lyrics and music), “BGB”‎[1], 1:21–1:27:
      The man just comin so fast
      They all like some fucking athletes
      Got me screaming “where is your ying?”
      Like Imma tryna get you in the backstreets


ying (third-person singular simple present yings, present participle yinging, simple past and past participle yinged)

  1. (MLE, slang) Alternative form of ching (to stab)
    • 2021 February 28, SplashTheRipper (lyrics and music), “Warya Warya”, 2:49–2:51:
      Swing it, ying it,
      Hit man’s chest T-deadly





  1. Nonstandard spelling of yīng.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of yíng.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of yǐng.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of yìng.

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.

Middle English[edit]



  1. Alternative form of yong