Definition of Ping-Pong in English:


Syllabification: Ping-Pong
Pronunciation: /ˈpiNG ˌpôNG, -ˌpäNG


  • another term for table tennis.
    More example sentences
    • Abandoning ping-pong, Andrew became a sports agent and adopted Campbell as his client, or perhaps it was the other way round.
    • The local game of road tennis is a cross between ping-pong and lawn tennis.
    • We weren't any good at basketball and there were too many of us for racquetball or ping-pong.


early 20th century: imitative of the sound of a paddle striking a ball.

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