Definition of ching in English:

ching

Syllabification: ching
Pronunciation: /CHiNG
 
/

noun

  • An abrupt high-pitched ringing sound, typically one made by a 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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