What does banger mean?

Definitions for banger
ˈbæŋ ərban·ger

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bangernoun

    (British informal) pork sausage

  2. firecracker, cracker, bangernoun

    firework consisting of a small explosive charge and fuse in a heavy paper casing


  1. bangernoun

    A firework that makes a bang.

  2. bangernoun

    A sausage.

    bangers and mash

  3. bangernoun

    An old, worn-out car.

  4. bangernoun

    A cylinder in a car.

    He drives a little four-banger to work.

  5. bangernoun

    A member of a gang, shortened version of the word gangbanger.

  6. Etymology: ; the sausages were so called because of the risk of explosion if not carefully cooked, due to excessive amounts of water stored inside the sausages to increase their mass and saleability.


  1. banger

    A banger is a term with multiple informal meanings. In British English, it often refers to a sausage or a firework. However, in music, particularly in youth and urban culture, a "banger" refers to a song with a heavy bass line and catchy tune that is particularly good, exciting, or intense. In automobile context, it can refer to an old car that's in rough shape. The exact meaning often depends on the context it is being used in.

Rap Dictionary

  1. banger

    A banger is a knife, shank, shiv, ox, any slashing, slicing or stabbing weapon. My Man, If you wanna feel my fists with my anger/ Catch me when I dont got my burner or my banger....Blackmaile

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Banger is ranked #69579 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Banger surname appeared 282 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Banger.

    42.9% or 121 total occurrences were White.
    28% or 79 total occurrences were Black.
    25.1% or 71 total occurrences were Asian.
    2.8% or 8 total occurrences were of two or more races.

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Anagrams for banger »

  1. graben

  2. engarb

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of banger in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of banger in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of banger in a Sentence

  1. Joe Biden:

    California Sen. Kamala Harris need to reform criminal justice, to make sure black mothers feel confident when they send their child, their son, out on the street -- he's going to be safe, we have to recognize that kid wearing the hoodie may very well be the next poet laureate and not a gang-banger.

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