Definition of ning-nong in English:

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ning-nong

Pronunciation: /ˈnɪŋnɒŋ/

noun

Australian /NZ informal
A fool.
Example sentences
  • When he recites his fumbler's catalogue of rightwing Republican inanities, we hear the sing-song of a ning-nong.
  • Please - a lost game of rugger hardly rates up there with the killing fields of war. What a ning-nong.
  • Nope, it was just crazy me being a ning-nong!

Origin

Mid 19th century: of unknown origin.

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