bang out

Produce something loudly or hastily by striking, either a musical instrument or a typing keyboard. For example, The accompanist banged out the melody on the piano, or John planned to bang out his presentation in a couple of hours. [Late 1800s]


Nearby words

  1. bang away,
  2. bang for the buck,
  3. bang into,
  4. bang on,
  5. bang one's head against,
  6. bang up,
  7. bang's bacillus,
  8. bang's disease,
  9. bang-bang,
  10. bang-up

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