Definition of bingle in English:


Line breaks: bin¦gle
Pronunciation: /ˈbɪŋg(ə)l


Australian informal
  • A collision.
    More example sentences
    • The race will be at a sensible hour on Sunday, so we can all watch it on the big screen at Shenanigans at 7 p.m. Don't be late, or you'll miss the now customary first corner bingles!
    • Despite my tramping on the brake, a crash - I hate ‘bingle’ - was inevitable.
    • It was all fairly cruisey, lots of slowing and speeding as you would expect, but no bingles that I saw.


1940s: diminutive of dialect bing 'thump, blow' (compare bing2).

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