get a bang out of

Definition of get a bang out of

US, informal

  1. :  to enjoy (something) very much You'll get a bang out of this story. She got a bang out of watching her grandson at the beach.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to gain possession of

    :  to receive as a return :  earn

    :  to obtain by concession or entreaty

  1. :  something begotten:

    :  offspring

    :  the entire progeny of a male animal

  1. :  a document of release from obligation in Jewish law

    :  a bill of divorce

    :  a religious divorce by Jewish law

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  1. :  to strike sharply :  bump

    :  to knock, hit, or thrust vigorously often with a sharp noise

    :  to strike with a sharp noise or thump

  1. :  a resounding blow

    :  a sudden striking effect

    :  a quick burst of energy

  1. :  right, directly

  1. :  to cut (hair) short and squarely across

  1. :  in a direction away from the inside or center

    :  outside

    :  from among others

  1. :  eject, oust

    :  to identify publicly as being such secretly

    :  to identify as being a closet homosexual

  1. : used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. :  situated outside :  external

    :  out-of-bounds

    :  situated at a distance :  outlying

  1. :  outside

    :  one who is out of office or power or on the outside

    :  an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball


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