Definitions for: Bang


[n] a conspicuous success; "that song was his first hit and marked the beginning of his career"; "that new Broadway show is a real smasher"
[n] a fringe of banged hair (cut short squarely across the forehead)
[n] a sudden very loud noise
[n] a vigorous blow; "the sudden knock floored him"; "he took a bash right in his face"; "he got a bang on the head"
[n] the swift release of a store of affective force; "they got a great bang out of it"; "what a rush!"; "he does it for kicks"
[adv] (informal) directly; "he ran bang into the pole"; "ran slap into her"
[v] leap. jerk, bang (dialectal); "Bullets spanged into the trees"
[v] strike violently
[v] close violently; "He slammed the door shut"
[v] have sexual intercourse with; "This student sleeps with everyone in her dorm"; "Adam knew Eve" (know is archaic); "Were you ever intimate with this man?"
[v] move noisily; "The window banged shut"; "The old man banged around the house"
[v] to produce a sharp often metallic explosive or percussive sound; "One of them banged the sash of the window nearest my bed"



Webster (1913) Definition: Bang, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Banged; p. pr. & vb. n.
Banging.] [Icel. banga to hammer; akin to Dan. banke to
beat, Sw. b[*a]ngas to be impetuous, G. bengel club, clapper
of a bell.]
1. To beat, as with a club or cudgel; to treat with violence;
to handle roughly.

The desperate tempest hath so banged the Turks.
--Shak.

2. To beat or thump, or to cause ( something) to hit or
strike against another object, in such a way as to make a
loud noise; as, to bang a drum or a piano; to bang a door
(against the doorpost or casing) in shutting it.


Bang, v. i.
To make a loud noise, as if with a blow or succession of
blows; as, the window blind banged and waked me; he was
banging on the piano.


Bang, n.
1. A blow as with a club; a heavy blow.

Many a stiff thwack, many a bang. --Hudibras.

2. The sound produced by a sudden concussion.


Bang, v. t.
To cut squarely across, as the tail of a hors, or the
forelock of human beings; to cut (the hair).

His hair banged even with his eyebrows. --The Century
Mag.


Bang, n.
The short, front hair combed down over the forehead, esp.
when cut squarely across; a false front of hair similarly
worn.

His hair cut in front like a young lady's bang. --W. D.
Howells.


Bang, Bangue Bangue, n.
See Bhang.

Synonyms: bash, be intimate, bed, belt, blast, blowup, bolt, bonk, boot, charge, clap, do it, eff, eruption, flush, fuck, get it on, get laid, have a go at it, have intercourse, have it away, have it off, have sex, hit, hump, jazz, kick, knock, know, lie with, loud noise, love, make love, make out, rush, screw, slam, slap, slapdash, sleep with, smack, smash, smash, smasher, spang, strike, thrill

See Also: blow, bump, close, coiffure, collide with, copulate, couple, excitement, exhilaration, fornicate, go, go, hair style, hairdo, have, hit, impinge on, locomote, mate, move, noise, pair, run into, shut, sleeper, sound, strike, success, take, travel, water hammer

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