Origin of ping
How to use ping in a sentence
Whether you’re the competitive spiking type or a casual rally kind of person, ping pong is the ideal sport for players of all ages and abilities.
The farther two teams are away from each other, the higher the ping and the greater the potential for lag — a delayed response time from a stroke on a keyboard to the game.Overwatch League wants to ‘level-up’ online matches, tournaments for 2021 season|Teddy Amenabar|January 14, 2021|Washington Post
Some have even turned drinking alcohol into a game that involves ping pong balls and cups.Study: Smoking bans saved countless lives — could they have increased drunk driving?|Jerusalem Demsas|December 24, 2020|Vox
The messages travel long distances far faster and more cost effectively than similar pings over copper wires, which underpin conventional landline phones and cable hookups.
When I looked at her photo, a ping went off in my brain, the kind that happens when you meet someone for the first time but you feel that you’ve met them before.
I was complying with two charity tweets that my diary alarm pinged me to make.Stephen Fry V Peter Hitchens: Feud Reignites After Journalist Accuses Him Of Not Writing His Own Tweets|Tom Sykes|September 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Suddenly the back of her dress pinged open and she stopped, eyes wild.
A shot pinged through the air, and the glass fell from Paddy's fingers as he tumbled in a grotesque heap on the floor.The Long Dim Trail|Forrestine C. Hooker
The scouts took care of most of the trouble, though a few shots pinged against the truck Gordon was driving.Police Your Planet|Lester del Rey
We were now within range of the enemy's rifle fire and heard spent bullets as they pinged and spluttered into the mud.A Soldier's Sketches Under Fire|Harold Harvey
To cap all, our passenger broke into song, and we just dropped in time as the bullets pinged over us."Over There" with the Australians|R. Hugh Knyvett
The bullet pinged off it, and they saw that it had failed even to dent the glistening surface.The Secret of the Ninth Planet|Donald Allen Wollheim