from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A brief high-pitched humming or buzzing sound, such as that made by a swiftly passing object or a taut vibrating string.
- intransitive v. To make a zing.
- intransitive v. To move swiftly with or as if with a zing: an arrow zinging toward its target.
- intransitive v. Informal To be vivacious or lively: a conversation zinging along.
- transitive v. Informal To attack verbally; criticize sharply: zing an opponent in a debate.
- transitive v. Informal To strike suddenly.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A short high-pitched humming sound, eg that made by a bullet or vibrating string.
- n. Zest or vitality.
- v. To move very quickly, especially while making a high-pitched hum.
- interj. A high pitched humming sound.
- interj. Used to acknowledge a witty comeback, a zinger.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the activeness of an energetic personality
- n. a brief high-pitched buzzing or humming sound
Imitative.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)