Asafetida, especially as used as a seasoning in South Asian cuisine, usually in powdered form mixed with rice flour.
Origin of hing
Hindi hīṁgfrom Prakrit hiṁgu-from Sanskrit hiṅguperhaps of Iranian origin Persian angu-inangužadasafetida (angu-) (žadgum, tears of sap)
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Hing Sentence Examples
The only difference Was that he divine statue was half-consciously recognized as a lifeless hing that required carefully regulated rites and ceremonies to ~nabIe it to enjoy the good things offered to it.
Ye hinny got sich a hing as a pair o breeks going spare?
She needed that new frock to visit four places including the all all important, Sun Hing Knitting Factory.