gong

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gong

 (gông, gŏng)
n.
1. A rimmed metal disk that produces a loud, sonorous tone when struck with a padded mallet.
2. A usually saucer-shaped bell that is struck with a mechanically operated hammer.
intr.v. gonged, gong·ing, gongs
To make the sound of a gong.

[Malay.]

gong

(ɡɒŋ)
n
1. (Instruments) Also called: tam-tam a percussion instrument of indefinite pitch, consisting of a metal platelike disc struck with a soft-headed drumstick
2. (Mechanical Engineering) a rimmed metal disc, hollow metal hemisphere, or metal strip, tube, or wire that produces a note when struck. It may be used to give alarm signals when operated electromagnetically
3. (Horology) a fixed saucer-shaped bell, as on an alarm clock, struck by a mechanically operated hammer
4. (Military) slang Brit a medal, esp a military one
vb
5. (Instruments) (intr) to sound a gong
6. (tr) (of traffic police) to summon (a driver) to stop by sounding a gong
[C17: from Malay, of imitative origin]
ˈgongˌlike adj

gong

(gɔŋ, gɒŋ)

n.
1. a large bronze disk, that produces a vibrant, hollow tone when struck.
2. a shallow bell struck by an electrically or mechanically operated hammer.
3. (in a clock or watch) a rod or wire, either straight or bent into a spiral, on which the time is struck.
v.i.
4. to sound as a gong does; ring, chime, or reverberate.
[1800–10; < Malay, Javanese]

gong


Past participle: gonged
Gerund: gonging

Imperative
gong
gong
Present
I gong
you gong
he/she/it gongs
we gong
you gong
they gong
Preterite
I gonged
you gonged
he/she/it gonged
we gonged
you gonged
they gonged
Present Continuous
I am gonging
you are gonging
he/she/it is gonging
we are gonging
you are gonging
they are gonging
Present Perfect
I have gonged
you have gonged
he/she/it has gonged
we have gonged
you have gonged
they have gonged
Past Continuous
I was gonging
you were gonging
he/she/it was gonging
we were gonging
you were gonging
they were gonging
Past Perfect
I had gonged
you had gonged
he/she/it had gonged
we had gonged
you had gonged
they had gonged
Future
I will gong
you will gong
he/she/it will gong
we will gong
you will gong
they will gong
Future Perfect
I will have gonged
you will have gonged
he/she/it will have gonged
we will have gonged
you will have gonged
they will have gonged
Future Continuous
I will be gonging
you will be gonging
he/she/it will be gonging
we will be gonging
you will be gonging
they will be gonging
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been gonging
you have been gonging
he/she/it has been gonging
we have been gonging
you have been gonging
they have been gonging
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been gonging
you will have been gonging
he/she/it will have been gonging
we will have been gonging
you will have been gonging
they will have been gonging
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been gonging
you had been gonging
he/she/it had been gonging
we had been gonging
you had been gonging
they had been gonging
Conditional
I would gong
you would gong
he/she/it would gong
we would gong
you would gong
they would gong
Past Conditional
I would have gonged
you would have gonged
he/she/it would have gonged
we would have gonged
you would have gonged
they would have gonged
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gong - a percussion instrument consisting of a metal plate that is struck with a softheaded drumstickgong - a percussion instrument consisting of a metal plate that is struck with a softheaded drumstick
percussion instrument, percussive instrument - a musical instrument in which the sound is produced by one object striking another
2.gong - a percussion instrument consisting of a set of tuned bells that are struck with a hammergong - a percussion instrument consisting of a set of tuned bells that are struck with a hammer; used as an orchestral instrument
carillon - set of bells hung in a bell tower
handbell - a bell that is held in the hand
percussion instrument, percussive instrument - a musical instrument in which the sound is produced by one object striking another
Verb1.gong - sound a gong
sound - cause to sound; "sound the bell"; "sound a certain note"
Translations
جَرَس أو ناقوس التَّنبيه
gong
gongong
gongi
gong
gong
gong, málmdiskur
どら
gongas
gongs
gong
gong
gong

gong

[gɒŋ] N
1.gong m
2. (Brit) (= medal) → medalla f, condecoración f; (in civil service) → cinta f, cintajo m

gong

[ˈgɒŋ] ngong m

gong

n
Gong m
(Brit inf: = medal) → Blech nt (inf); gongsLametta nt (inf)

gong

[gɒŋ] ngong m inv

gong

(goŋ) noun
a metal plate which, when struck, gives a ringing sound. a dinner gong.
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