Banging \Bang"ing\, a. Huge; great in size. [Colloq.] --Forby. [1913 Webster]

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  • Banging — can refer to;*Slang for sexual coitus. *Intravenous drug use. *The act of percussion upon surfaces. *Kinds of knocking or loud recurring sounds such as engine knocking …   Wikipedia

  • banging — 1. noun /ˈbæŋ.ɪŋ/ The action of the verb to bang. The banging of the hammers could be heard from several streets away. 2. adjective /ˈbæŋ.ɪŋ/ Excellent, brilliant, very exciting, top, great …   Wiktionary

  • banging — 1) adj exciting, powerful. Like its contemporar ies kicking and slamming, this term was in vogue from the early 1990s, especially among devotees of rave culture. ► one banging gig ► I tell you, it was banging. 2) n American a shooting. An item of …   Contemporary slang

  • Banging — Bang Bang (b[a^]ng), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Banged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Banging}.] [Icel. banga to hammer; akin to Dan. banke to beat, Sw. b[*a]ngas to be impetuous, G. bengel club, clapper of a bell.] 1. To beat, as with a club or cudgel; to treat… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • banging — adj. Banging is used with these nouns: ↑noise …   Collocations dictionary

  • banging — • a rave culture term meaning exciting, powerful etc. Has replaced terms such as kicking and slammin . A typical example of the term being used would be when a clubber says a DJ was playing banging choons (a lively full on set) …   Londonisms dictionary

  • banging — See car banging …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • banging — mod. good; exciting. □ We had a banging good time at the concert …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • banging — fishing in the manner of a bang …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • banging — Synonyms and related words: blasting, bumping, bursting, cracking, crashing, exploding, explosive, flapping, knocking, popping, rapping, slapping, slatting, spanking, tapping, thumping, thundering, walloping, whacking, whaling, whopping …   Moby Thesaurus

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