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bang for the buck

Definition of bang for the buck

US informal

  1. —used to describe how much value is received when money is spent <This restaurant offers people the most bang for the buck.>



Variants of bang for the buck

also bang for one's buck

Word by Word Definitions

bangplay
  1. :  to strike sharply :  bump

    :  to knock, hit, or thrust vigorously often with a sharp noise

    :  to strike with a sharp noise or thump

  1. :  a resounding blow

    :  a sudden striking effect

    :  a quick burst of energy

  1. :  right, directly

  1. :  a fringe of banged hair

  1. :  to cut (as front hair) short and squarely across

buckplay
  1. :  a male animal

    :  a male deer or antelope

    :  a male human being :  man

  1. :  butt

    :  oppose, resist

    :  to throw (as a rider) by bucking

  1. :  an act or instance of bucking

  1. :  an object formerly used in poker to mark the next player to deal

    :  a token used as a mark or reminder

    :  responsibility

  1. :  of the lowest grade within a military category

  1. :  stark, completely


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