Check Dictionary

Find out more about word, its definitions etc.

Valid in these dictionaries

  • TWL/NWL (Scrabble US/CA/TH)
  • SOWPODS/CSW (Scrabble UK / ALL)
  • ENABLE (Words with Friends)

Meaning of ping

1 definition found

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

      n 1: a river in western Thailand; a major tributary of the Chao
           Phraya [syn: {Ping}, {Ping River}]
      2: a sharp high-pitched resonant sound (as of a sonar echo or a
         bullet striking metal)
      v 1: hit with a pinging noise; "The bugs pinged the lamp shade"
      2: sound like a car engine that is firing too early; "the car
         pinged when I put in low-octane gasoline"; "The car pinked
         when the ignition was too far retarded" [syn: {pink}, {ping},
      3: make a short high-pitched sound; "the bullet pinged when they
         struck the car"
      4: contact, usually in order to remind of something; "I'll ping
         my accountant--April 15 is nearing"
      5: send a message from one computer to another to check whether
         it is reachable and active; "ping your machine in the office"

Source : WordNet ® Princeton University. 2010.

Use this dictionary checker to learn more about a word - find out its meaning and also make sure whether that word is a valid word in any of these dictionaries (used by popular word games). Here is the list of dictionaries it checks for :

  • OCTWL / TWL : The official dictionary for scrabble game in United States, Canada and Thailand.
  • SOWPODS / CSW : UK and the rest of the world uses this dictionary for various word games including scrabble.
  • ENABLE - This is the default dictionary for Words with Friends.

The dictionary checker is also good at solving any issue with a disputed word when you're playing scramble games gainst your friends or family members. As a bonus, you also learn new words while having fun!

Back to Word Unscrambler

Recent articles from our blog :

Note: Feel free to send us any feedback or report on the new look of our site. Thank you for visiting our website.