Bing vs Xing - What's the difference?
As a proper noun bing
is of (etyl
) origin and unknown meaning or bing
can be (internet) a search engine introduced by microsoft in 2009.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(slang): Prison solitary confinement, a term used by inmates.
(British) A heap or pile, such as a slag heap. Cognate with Scots bing.
The sound made by a bell, an
! Ladies and gentlemen, in a few minutes the captain will turn off the fasten seatbelt sign, but for your own safety we recommend you stay seated and with your seatbelt securely fastened at all times.
:: Toronto Star, "Ryanair looking at standing 'seats,' pay toilets", 2 July 2010
, Jim Rankin
[ http://www.thestar.com/news/world/article/831562--ryanair-looking-at-standing-seats-pay-toilets (accessed 17 September 2010) ]
:: Douglas Florian, 1994
[ http://books.google.com/books?id=KtsSWKOWfnwC&printsec=frontcoverv=onepage&q&f=false (accessed 17 September 2010) ]
: The Tao of Bada Bing
:: David Chase, 2003
[ http://books.google.com/books?id=R9FlujWxnDEC&printsec=frontcover&dq=editions:ISBN1566492785 (accessed 17 September 2010) ]
* bada bing bada boom
* x-ing, Xing, X-ing
Primarily used on road signs – see (road crossing). Compare with crossbuck symbol.