informal war and fighting, esp involving ammunition

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Examples from the Web for bang-bang

Historical Examples of bang-bang

  • The clay mold, called “bang-bang′-a,” is thoroughly baked by a fire.

    The Bontoc Igorot

    Albert Ernest Jenks

  • I got a private burying-ground, where I plants my victims (bang-bang)!

    T. Haviland Hicks Senior

    J. Raymond Elderdice

  • Then, using his two front paws and his tail, he drew with the chalk a big picture of a man shooting a bang-bang gun.

  • Still it won't go, and it keeps making that bang-bang noise like a gun whenever I turn the crank.

  • Dark alleys and secret papers and beautiful adventuresses and bang-bang have nothing at all to do with my job.

    The Drums Of Jeopardy

    Harold MacGrath