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get a bang out of smth. exp.
experience a special pleasure, excitement out of smth.; enjoy smth. very much
E.g.: She gets a bang out of shopping.

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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
exp.
work perfectly performed
When I asked the students to do their homework, they did a bang up job.
v.
to begin something, to get a process started
If I could just get the ball rolling, then other people would help. Now that we're acquainted, let's get the ball rolling!
n.
app designed to let a person get a transportation service for a fee
Uber, Gettaxi, Taxi apps
exp.
get drunk or take drugs; get high
exp.
get seriously involved in a relationship
exp.
= get your knickers in a twist/knot
US English, colloquial
v.
become very nervous or anxious especially before an important event or before having to do something difficult
[informal] Ex.: She always gets the jitters before going on stage.
n.
something easy to get
v.
launch the process, launch the project, make sure that progress is under way
idiom
exp.
get rid of a strong feeling towards something or someone
[Informal] If you have done something wrong, tell him and get it out of your system. After the break up, it took him some while to get her out of his system.
n.
buy one, get one free
It's a common form of sales promotion. This marketing technique is universally known in the marketing industry by the acronym BOGOF.
exp.
go crazy about something, get enthusiastic
exp.
have everything together; have all things settled/organized
E.g.: Just when I had got all my ducks in a row and I was ready to go, I received a call and had to cancel my trip.
exp.
be negatively impacted by a situation, event.
E.g.: The building is being renovated, but for the moment people living there get the short end of the stick.
exp.
to become very upset about something, usually something that is not important
Other expression: to get your knickers in a knot
exp.
go crazy; get angry; lose self-control
E.g.: I will lose it if we keep listening to this song.
exp.
finalize smth. successfully / in a positive manner
E.g.: The negotiations were tough, but they ended on a high note
id.
expression used to show full agreement on smth.
exp.
mind about smth./smb.; be disturbed by smth./smb.
E.g.: She has a beef with people smoking next to her.
exp.
a humorous way of saying that something is not needed at all
[Hum.];[Iron.]
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      n  
1    a short loud explosive noise, as of the bursting of a balloon or the report of a gun  
2    a hard blow or knock, esp. a noisy one; thump  
he gave the ball a bang     
3    Informal   a startling or sudden effect  
he realized with a bang that he was late     
4    Slang   an injection of heroin or other narcotic  
5    Taboo slang   an act of sexual intercourse  
6    get a bang out of     (U.S. and Canadian)  
slang   to experience a thrill or excitement from  
7    with a bang   successfully  
the party went with a bang     
      vb  
8    to hit or knock, esp. with a loud noise; bump  
to bang one's head     
9    to move noisily or clumsily  
to bang about the house     
10    to close (a door, window, etc.) or (of a door, etc.) be closed noisily; slam  
11    tr   to cause to move by hitting vigorously  
he banged the ball over the fence     
12    to make or cause to make a loud noise, as of an explosion  
13    tr     (Brit)  
a    to cause (stock prices) to fall by rapid selling  
b    to sell rapidly in (a stock market), thus causing prices to fall  
14    Taboo slang   to have sexual intercourse with  
15    intr  
Slang   to inject heroin, etc.  
16    bang goes  
Informal   that is the end of  
bang goes my job in Wapping     
17    bang one's head against a brick wall   to try to achieve something impossible  
      adv  
18    with a sudden impact or effect  
bang went his hopes of winning, the car drove bang into a lamp-post     
19    precisely  
bang in the middle of the road     
20    bang to rights  
Slang   caught red-handed  
21    go bang   to burst, shut, etc., with a loud noise  
   See also       bang up  
     (C16: from Old Norse bang, banga hammer; related to Low German bangen to beat; all of imitative origin)  
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