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dong1

[dawng, dong] /dɔŋ, dɒŋ/
noun
1.
a deep sound like that of a large bell.
Origin
1580-1590
1580-90; imitative; see ding-dong

dong2

[dawng, dong] /dɔŋ, dɒŋ/
noun, plural dong.
1.
the basic monetary unit of Vietnam, equal to 100 hao: replaced the southern piaster and the northern dong in 1978.
Origin
< Vietnamese đông

dong3

[dawng, dong] /dɔŋ, dɒŋ/
noun, Slang: Vulgar.
1.
Origin
1915-20, Americanism; origin uncertain
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British Dictionary definitions for dong

dong

/dɒŋ/
noun
1.
the deep reverberating sound of a large bell
2.
(Austral & NZ, informal) a heavy blow
3.
a slang word for penis
verb
4.
(intransitive) (of a bell) to make a deep reverberating sound
5.
(transitive) (Austral & NZ, informal) to strike or punch
Word Origin
C16: of imitative origin

dông

/dɒŋ/
noun
1.
the standard monetary unit of Vietnam, divided into 10 hào or 100 xu
Word Origin
from Vietnamese
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Word Origin and History for dong
n.

"penis," 1891, of unknown origin.

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Slang definitions & phrases for dong

dong

noun

The penis

Related Terms

flong one's dong, pull one's pud

[1891+; origin unknown; possibly fr ding-dong fr dingus, a euphemism for the unnamable thing; perhaps echoic to suggest striking; compare wang]


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