banger

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noun bang·er \ˈbaŋ-ər\

Definition of banger

  1. 1 British :  sausage

  2. 2 British :  firecracker

  3. 3 British :  jalopy

  4. 4 informal :  a forceful and aggressive athlete Williamson, the 6- 7, 245-pound forward, is a versatile banger who loves to play inside and has a deft shooting touch. — William C. Phoden

  5. 5 slang :  a member of a street gang :  gangbanger He is disciplined, regimented, right down to the humiliating yet soothing ritual of picking up after his dog as he walks through the hood, past scornful young bangers … — Mike Newirth

  6. 6 slang :  an energetic song that is very striking or extraordinary … it's a near-perfect hip-hop album for 2008, loaded with hardcore bangers, pop-friendly hooks, party anthems and confessional lyrics … — Chuck Arnold

  7. 7 informal :  an automobile or engine with a specified number of cylinders —used in combination When he first started driving Toyotas, they were four-bangers or V-6s … — Jerry Garrett

Examples of banger in a Sentence

  1. bangers and mash is classic British pub cuisine

1915

First Known Use of banger

1915




BANGER Defined for English Language Learners

banger

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noun bang·er \ˈbaŋ-ər\

Definition of banger for English Language Learners

  • : an old car that is in poor condition



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