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bash

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verb \ˈbash\

Simple Definition of bash

  • : to cause or allow (something, such as part of your body) to hit something very hard or forcefully

  • : to hit (someone or something) very hard or forcefully

  • : to hurt or damage (something) by hitting or beating

Full Definition of bash

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to strike violently :  hit; also :  to injure or damage by striking :  smash —often used with in

  3. 2 :  to attack physically or verbally <media bashing> <celebrity bashing>

  4. intransitive verb
  5. :  crash

bash·er noun

Examples of bash

  1. I bashed my arm against the door.

  2. Someone bashed him over the head with a chair.

  3. They tried to bash the door open.



Origin of bash

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1750


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bash

noun

Simple Definition of bash

  • : a big or exciting party

  • : a hard and powerful hit or blow

Full Definition of bash

  1. 1 :  a forceful blow

  2. 2 :  a festive social gathering :  party

  3. 3 chiefly British :  try, attempt <have a bash at it>




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