Definition of

Zing

  1. (noun, attribute) the activeness of an energetic personality
  2. (noun, event) a brief high-pitched buzzing or humming sound

via WordNet, Princeton University

Synonyms of Zing

dynamism, oomph, pizzaz, pizzazz

Alternate forms of Zing

Hypernyms: activeness, activity, sound

Origin of the word Zing

  1. 1911, "high pitched sound," 1918, of echoic origin. Slang meaning "energy, zest" is attested from 1918. Zinger "cruel quip" first attested 1970. more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

Words that sound like Zing

zamang, zamiaceae, zanuck, zea mays, zhu jiang, zhuang, zinc, zoning, zoonosis, zymase, zymosis

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