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English Dictionary: banging by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
banging
adj
  1. (used informally) very large; "a thumping loss" [syn: humongous, banging, thumping, whopping, walloping]
n
  1. a continuing very loud noise
  2. the act of subjecting to strong attack
    Synonym(s): battering, banging
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Banging \Bang"ing\, a.
      Huge; great in size. [Colloq.] --Forby.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Bang \Bang\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Banged}; p. pr. & vb. n.
      {Banging}.] [Icel. banga to hammer; akin to Dan. banke to
      beat, Sw. b[86]ngas to be impetuous, G. bengel club, clapper
      of a bell.]
      1. To beat, as with a club or cudgel; to treat with violence;
            to handle roughly.
  
                     The desperate tempest hath so banged the Turks.
                                                                              --Shak.
  
      2. To beat or thump, or to cause ( something) to hit or
            strike against another object, in such a way as to make a
            loud noise; as, to bang a drum or a piano; to bang a door
            (against the doorpost or casing) in shutting it.
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