Definition of ching in English:

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ching

Pronunciation: /tʃɪŋ/

noun

An abrupt high-pitched ringing sound, typically one made by a cash register: nothing shifts the winds of Hollywood opinion like the ching of a box office cash register
More example sentences
  • Jess's boss must have heard the ching of the cash register, because she appeared from behind the door again.
  • I had finished my crackers and jam and gone back up to my room when I heard the ching of the doorbell and my father's voice and then another man's, though not Uncle Fitz.'s.
  • The door closed behind them with a small ching of tiny bells, shutting out the roar of the crowd.

Origin

Imitative.

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