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combining form, combining form
  1. indicating a malicious attack on members of a particular group: queer-bashing, union-bashing
  2. indicating any of various other activities: Bible-bashing, spud-bashing, square-bashing
Derived Forms
-basher, combining_form:in_noun:countable
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Hating and attacking what or who is indicated: Bush-bashing/ faggot-bashing/ geezer-bashing/ gringo-bashing/ Paki-bashing (esp since late 1950s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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