bang

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noun
1 sudden loud noise
ADJECTIVE
almighty (esp. BrE), big, enormous (esp. BrE), huge (esp. BrE), loud, massive (esp. BrE), resounding
VERB + BANG
hear

We suddenly heard an almighty bang from the kitchen.

BANG + VERB
echo
PREPOSITION
with a bang

She slammed the door with a loud bang.

2 sudden hard hit
ADJECTIVE
nasty

He got a nasty bang on the head.

VERB + BANG
get, have
3 bangs (AmE) hair ⇨ See also ↑fringe
ADJECTIVE
blond, brown, etc.
long, short
messy, overgrown, shaggy, wispy
VERB + BANG
blow, brush, pull back, push, sweep

She blew her bangs out of her face.

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verb
1 hit noisily
ADVERB
hard, loudly
repeatedly
PREPOSITION
against

He kept banging his chair against the wall.

on

She banged loudly on the table.

PHRASES
bang (sth) down, bang (sth) open, bang (sth) shut

The bedroom door banged shut.

She banged the door shut.

2 part of the body/person
ADVERB
badly, hard

I banged my head badly.

PREPOSITION
into

He banged into me in the corridor.

on

I banged my leg on the table.

Bang is used with these nouns as the object: ↑door, ↑drum, ↑elbow, ↑fist, ↑head, ↑shin
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adv.
Bang is used with these adjectives: ↑up to date

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