bang on


Definition of bang on

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chiefly British
: exactly correct or appropriate

bang on

banged on; banging on; bangs on

Definition of bang on (Entry 2 of 2)

intransitive verb

British, informal
: to talk repeatedly or continuously about something usually used with about I love fatherhood—I could bang on about kids forever.— Guy Ritchie

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Synonyms & Antonyms for bang on

Synonyms: Adjective

Antonyms: Adjective

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Examples of bang on in a Sentence

Adjective a London theatre critic who can generally be relied upon for his bang on assessments of new plays in the West End

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First Known Use of bang on


1943, in the meaning defined above


1979, in the meaning defined above

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“Bang on.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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