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bingle

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[ bing-guhl ]
/ ˈbɪŋ gəl /
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noun Baseball Slang.
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Origin of bingle

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1900–05, Americanism; perhaps b(at)1 + (s)ingle

Other definitions for bingle (2 of 2)

bingle2
[ bing-guhl ]
/ ˈbɪŋ gəl /

noun Australian Informal.
a collision, especially an automobile accident.

Origin of bingle

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Perhaps expressive alteration of bang1; cf. -le
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British Dictionary definitions for bingle

bingle
/ (ˈbɪŋɡəl) /

noun
Australian old-fashioned, informal a minor crash or upset, as in a car or on a surfboard

Word Origin for bingle

C20: of uncertain origin
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