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Noun: bang  bang
  1. A sudden very loud noise
    - clap, eruption, blast, bam
     
  2. A vigorous blow
    "he got a bang on the head";
    - knock, bash [informal], smash, belt [informal], sock [informal]
     
  3. [N. Amer] A border of hair that is cut short and hangs across the forehead
    - fringe
     
  4. A sudden pleasurable excitement
    "they got a great bang out of it";
    - charge, rush, flush, thrill, kick, buzz [informal]
     
  5. [informal] A conspicuous success
    "the party went with a bang";
    - hit, smash, smasher [informal], strike, sizzler [informal]
     
  6. A preparation of the leaves and flowers of the hemp plant; much used in India
    - bhang
     
  7. [N. Amer] A punctuation mark (!) used after an exclamation
    - exclamation mark [Brit, Cdn], exclamation point [N. Amer]
     
  8. [vulgar] Slang for sexual intercourse
    - rumpy-pumpy [informal]
Verb: bang  bang
  1. Strike violently
    "bang the ball";
    - slam
     
  2. To produce a sharp often metallic explosive or percussive sound
    "One of them banged the sash of the window nearest my bed"
     
  3. Close violently
    "He banged the door shut";
    - slam
     
  4. Move noisily
    "The window banged shut"; "The old man banged around the house"
     
  5. [vulgar] Have sexual intercourse
    "they banged in the back of the car";
    - sleep together, love, make love, sleep with, have sex, know [archaic], do it [informal], be intimate, have intercourse, lie with [archaic], bed [informal], get it on
     
  6. Leap, jerk, bang
    "Bullets banged into the trees";
    - spang
Adverb: bang  bang
  1. Directly
    "he ran bang into the pole";
    - slap, slapdash, smack [informal], bolt

Derived forms: banged, bangs, banging

Type of: blow, bump, carnal knowledge, close, coif, coiffure, coition, coitus, collide with, copulate, copulation, couple, do [informal], excitement, exhilaration, go, hair style, hairdo [informal], hairstyle, hit, impact, impinge on, intercourse, locomote, mate, move, noise, pair, punctuation, punctuation mark [Brit], relation, run into, sex act, sexual congress, sexual intercourse, sexual relation, shut, soft drug, sound, strike, success, travel

Part of: Cannabis indica, Indian hemp

Encyclopedia: Bang, Bushehr