bang out

verb

Definition of bang out

informal

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to produce (something) in a quick or hurried manner typists banging out copy He was only 40 when he fulfilled the common newsman's dream of hitting it big with the novel he'd been banging out between deadlines. — Thomas Mallon

1928

First Known Use of bang out

1928


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up bang out? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

a person who is a bore or nuisance

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!