bing

1
[ bing ]
See synonyms for bing on Thesaurus.com
nounBritish Dialect.
  1. a heap or pile.

Origin of bing

1
1275–1325; Middle English <Old Norse bingr bunk, bin

Words Nearby bing

Other definitions for bing (2 of 4)

bing2
[ bing ]

verb (used without object)Obsolete.
  1. to go.

Origin of bing

2
First recorded in 1560–70; origin uncertain

Other definitions for Bing (3 of 4)

Bing1
[ bing ]

noun
  1. Sir Rudolf, 1902–97, English opera impresario born in Austria; in the U.S. 1949–97.

  2. a male given name.

Other definitions for Bing (4 of 4)

Bing2
[ bing ]

noun
  1. a variety of dark red or blackish sweet cherry.

Origin of Bing

4
An Americanism dating back to 1920–25
  • Also called Bing cherry.

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use bing in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for bing (1 of 2)

bing

/ (bɪŋ) /


noun
  1. dialect a heap or pile, esp of spoil from a mine

Origin of bing

1
C16: from Old Norse bingr heap

British Dictionary definitions for Bing (2 of 2)

Bing

/ (bɪŋ) /


noun
  1. a popular search engine on the internet

verb
  1. to search for (something on the internet) using Bing

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012