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prang (præŋ (mainly British) (slang)

Definitions

noun

  1. an accident or crash in an aircraft, car, etc
  2. an aircraft bombing raid
  3. an achievement

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verb

  1. to crash or damage (an aircraft, car, etc)
  2. to damage (a town, etc) by bombing

Word Origin

C20: possibly imitative of an explosion; perhaps related to Malay perang war, fighting

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