Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of ting-a-ling in English:
[in singular] The sound of the repeated ringing of a small bell.
- Her voice has a bell in it, a ting-a-ling sound.
- Ting-a-ling, ting-a-ling went the bell.
- The bell goes with me in second place, that magical ting-a-ling that always draws a roar from the crowd and puts speed in the stride of every runner.
Mid 19th century: imitative.
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