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bang on

adjective

Definition of bang on

chiefly British

  1. :  exactly correct or appropriate

First Known Use of bang on

1943


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bang on

verb

Definition of bang on

British, informal

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to talk repeatedly or continuously about something —usually used with about I love fatherhood—I could bang on about kids forever. — Guy Ritchie

First Known Use of bang on

1979


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