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bang·er

 (băng′ər)
n. Chiefly British
1. A sausage.
2. A noisy old car.
3. A firework that explodes with a sudden loud noise.

banger

(ˈbæŋə)
n
1. (Cookery) slang a sausage
2. (Automotive Engineering) informal
a. an old decrepit car
b. (as modifier): banger racing.
3. a type of firework that explodes loudly

bang•er

(ˈbæŋ ər)

n.
1. one that bangs.
2. Brit. sausage.
[1650–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.banger - (British informal) pork sausagebanger - (British informal) pork sausage  
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
pork sausage - sausage containing pork
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
2.banger - firework consisting of a small explosive charge and fuse in a heavy paper casingbanger - firework consisting of a small explosive charge and fuse in a heavy paper casing
cannon cracker - a large firecracker
cherry bomb - a red ball-shaped firecracker with high explosive power
firework, pyrotechnic - (usually plural) a device with an explosive that burns at a low rate and with colored flames; can be used to illuminate areas or send signals etc.
whizbang, whizzbang - a firecracker that (like the whizbang shell) makes a whizzing sound followed by a loud explosion
Translations
الْعاب ناريّه مُدَوِّيَه
petarda
fyrværkerikanonslag
jengiläinenmakkara
kínverji

banger

[ˈbæŋəʳ] (Brit) N
1. (= sausage) → salchicha f
2. (= firework) → petardo m
3. (= old car) → armatoste m, cacharro m

banger

[ˈbæŋər] n
(British) (= car) → tacot m
His car's an old banger → Sa voiture est un vieux tacot.
(British) (= sausage) → saucisse f
bangers and mash → les saucisses à la purée
(= firework) → pétard m

banger

n
(Brit inf: = sausage) → Wurst f
(inf: = old car) → Klapperkiste f (inf)
(Brit: = firework) → Knallkörper m

banger

[ˈbæŋəʳ] n (Brit) (fam)
a. (sausage) → salsiccia
b. (firework) → mortaretto
c. (old car) → macinino

bang

(bӕŋ) noun
1. a sudden loud noise. The door shut with a bang.
2. a blow or knock. a bang on the head from a falling branch.
verb
1. to close with a sudden loud noise. He banged the door.
2. to hit or strike violently, often making a loud noise. The child banged his drum; He banged the book down angrily on the table.
3. to make a sudden loud noise. We could hear the fireworks banging in the distance.
banger noun
an explosive firework. The child was frightened by the bangers at the firework display.
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Geordie Bangers came to be after Mr McDonald found himself in need of some cash, and his father suggested selling sausages at Newcastle's Quayside market.
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Even though there are now more bangers coming on to the market, the average price paid at auction for this type of car has risen from PS725 in 2013 to PS875 in June 2015.
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