Definitions for Ping-Pongˈpɪŋˌpɒŋ, -ˌpɔŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ping-pongˈpɪŋˌpɒŋ, -ˌpɔŋ(v.t.)

  1. to move or transfer back and forth:

    The patient was ping-ponged from one specialist to another.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Informal

  2. (v.i.)to move or shift back and forth.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Informal

Origin of ping-pong:


Ping-Pongˈpɪŋˌpɒŋ, -ˌpɔŋ

  1. Trademark.

    Category: Sport, Trademark

    Ref: table tennis.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. table tennis, Ping-Pong(noun)

    a game (trademark Ping-Pong) resembling tennis but played on a table with paddles and a light hollow ball

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz


    A game invented for the benefit of furniture and crockery dealers.

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


the game of table tennis

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