Origin of tingechoic
intransitive verbtinged, ting·ing, tings
Origin of tingFrom Middle English tingen to cause to ring of imitative origin
- The sound of small metallic bell
(third-person singular simple present tings, present participle tinging, simple past and past participle tinged)
- To make a ting sound
- When the food was ready, the bell tinged
- ancient Chinese vessel with legs and a lid.
- The apartment in a Chinese temple where the idol is kept.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
Chinese: é¼Ž, pinyin: dÇng.