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Definitions of bang:

  • noun:   a fringe of banged hair (cut short squarely across the forehead)
  • noun:   a sudden very loud noise
  • noun:   the swift release of a store of affective force
    Example: "They got a great bang out of it"
  • noun:   a vigorous blow
    Example: "He got a bang on the head"
  • noun:   a conspicuous success
    Example: "The party went with a bang"
  • verb:   move noisily
    Example: "The window banged shut"
  • verb:   to produce a sharp often metallic explosive or percussive sound
    Example: "One of them banged the sash of the window nearest my bed"
  • verb:   leap, jerk, bang
  • verb:   strike violently
  • verb:   close violently
  • verb:   have sexual intercourse with
  • adverb:   directly
    Example: "He ran bang into the pole"
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #10675)


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