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Precisely; squarely: fell spang into the middle of the puddle.
[Probably from dialectal spang, to leap, jerk, bang, probably of imitative origin.]
informal US and Canadian exactly, firmly, or straight: spang on target.
[C19: of unknown origin]
directly or exactly.
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|Verb||1.||spang - leap, jerk, bang; "Bullets spanged into the trees"|
dialect, idiom, accent - the usage or vocabulary that is characteristic of a specific group of people; "the immigrants spoke an odd dialect of English"; "he has a strong German accent"; "it has been said that a language is a dialect with an army and navy"