Definition of Zing in English :

Define Zing in English

Zing meaning in English

Meaning of Zing in English

Pronunciation of Zing in English

Zing pronunciation in English

Pronounce Zing in English


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1. zing

a brief high-pitched buzzing or humming sound

Example Sentences:
'the zing of the passing bullet'

2. dynamism, oomph, pizzaz, pizzazz, zing

the activeness of an energetic personality

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of zing
noun informal
a short high-pitched buzzing sound, as of a bullet or vibrating string
vitality; zest
3. US informal
a witty remark
4. (intransitive)
to make or move with or as if with a high-pitched buzzing sound
5. (transitive) US informal
to make a witty remark at the expense of (someone)

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noun Slang
a shrill, high-pitched sound, as of something moving at high speed
a lively, zestful quality; zest, vigor, animation, force, vitality, etc.
verb intransitive
3.  Slang
to make a shrill, high-pitched sound
verb transitive Slang
to strike or affect forcibly
to criticize sharply

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of zing
A brief high-pitched humming or buzzing sound, such as that made by a swiftly passing object or a taut vibrating string.
v. zinged, zing·ing, zings
1. To make a zing.
2. To move swiftly with or as if with a zing: an arrow zinging toward its target.
3. Informal To be vivacious or lively: a conversation zinging along.
1. To attack verbally; criticize sharply: zing an opponent in a debate.
2. To strike suddenly.

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