verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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Origin of ping
Example sentences from the Web for ping
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.
A rifle-shot rang out, and a bullet “pinged” over the water and splintered the side of the canoe where Dingley sat.Northern Lights|Gilbert Parker
Two of them pinged against the instrument board, another passed completely through the cockpit, just in front of his stomach.Aces Up|Covington Clarke
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
The bullets whispered past him and over him, cut the earth around him, pinged and thudded upon the face of the bank before him.Thirty Canadian V. Cs., 23d April 1915 to 30th March 1918|Theodore Goodridge Roberts
The latter fired scarce a second after Billy's shot had pinged so perilously close—fired at a perfect target but fifty yards away.The Mucker|Edgar Rice Burroughs