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whang

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noun \ˈhwaŋ, ˈwaŋ\

Definition of whang

  1. 1 dial a :  thong b :  rawhide

  2. 2 British :  a large piece :  chunk

  3. 3 often vulgar :  penis



Origin and Etymology of whang

alteration of Middle English thong, thwang


First Known Use: 1536


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whang

verb

Definition of whang

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 dial :  beat, thrash

  3. 2 :  to propel or strike with force

  4. intransitive verb
  5. :  to beat or work with force or violence



1684

First Known Use of whang

1684


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whang

noun

Definition of whang

  1. :  a loud sharp vibrant or resonant sound



Origin and Etymology of whang

imitative


First Known Use: circa 1824


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whang

verb

Definition of whang

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to make a whang

  3. transitive verb
  4. :  to strike with a whang



1728

First Known Use of whang

1728


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