verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of gang1
Definition for gang (2 of 2)
verb (used without object) Chiefly Scot. and North England.
Origin of gang2
Examples from the Web for gang
How do you feel about Archer and the gang abandoning the cartel and returning to the office?‘Archer’ Creator Adam Reed Spills Season 6 Secrets, From Surreal Plotlines to Life Post-ISIS|Marlow Stern|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Gang tattoos are still inked onto his face, like scarlet letters.
Brooklyn musician Bobby Shmurda, whose ‘Shmoney Dance’ went viral, was arrested today on ‘gang conspiracy’ charges, police said.Rapper Bobby Shmurda Arrested at New York’s Notorious Quad Studios|M.L. Nestel|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Gang warlords, locked down in Super Maxes like Pelican Bay pass on instructions to thousands of followers.
The whole purpose of the gang is to generate money for its incarcerated leaders.
Dimber-damber, very pretty; a clever rogue who excels his fellows; chief of a gang.The Slang Dictionary|John Camden Hotten
Two good men could turn out three times the stuff all that gang does in about half the time.The Rules of the Game|Stewart Edward White
Who in thunder do you think that gang is youve been associating with?Local Color|Irvin S. Cobb
After delivering our supplies to the hut we went out to where a gang of soldiers who were off duty had gathered in the forest.The Fight for the Argonne|William Benjamin West
The holder of it proved to be a workman of the gang, and between us and him the strangest parley ensued.The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete|George Meredith
British Dictionary definitions for gang (1 of 3)
- a series of similar tools arranged to work simultaneously in parallel
- (as modifier)a gang saw
Derived Formsganged, adjective
Word Origin for gang
British Dictionary definitions for gang (2 of 3)
Word Origin for gang
British Dictionary definitions for gang (3 of 3)
Idioms and Phrases with gang
In addition to the idiom beginning with gang
- gang up
- like gangbusters