Associations to the word «Gang»


GANG, verb. (intransitive) (chiefly UK dialectal) (Northern England) (Scotland) To go; walk; proceed.
GANG, noun. (now chiefly dialectal) A going, journey; a course, path, track.
GANG, noun. A number going in company; a number of friends or persons associated for a particular purpose.
GANG, noun. A group of laborers under one foreman; a squad.
GANG, noun. (US) A criminal group with a common cultural background and identifying features, often associated with a particular section of a city.
GANG, noun. A group of criminals or alleged criminals who band together for mutual protection and profit, or a group of politicians united in furtherance of a political goal.
GANG, noun. (US) A chain gang.
GANG, noun. A combination of similar tools or implements arranged so as, by acting together, to save time or labor; a set.
GANG, noun. A set; all required for an outfit.
GANG, noun. (electrics) A number of switches or other electrical devices wired into one unit and covered by one faceplate.
GANG, noun. (electrics) A group of wires attached as a bundle.
GANG, noun. (mining) The mineral substance which encloses a vein; a matrix; a gangue.
GANG, verb. (intransitive) To band together as a group or gang.
GANG, verb. Eye dialect spelling of gan.
GANG, verb. To gangbang someone; for multiple men to engage in sexual intercourse with one person.
GANG BANG, noun. (informal) A gang rape.
GANG BANG, noun. (vulgar) An orgy, especially a sexual one.
GANG BANG, noun. (US) (slang) A gang fight.
GANG BANG, noun. (US) (slang) Protecting gang turf, especially when dealing drugs or other black market objects.
GANG BANGS, noun. Plural of gang bang
GANG CASK, noun. A small cask in which to bring water aboard ships or in which it is kept on deck.
GANG OF FOUR, proper noun. A leftist political faction composed of four Chinese Communist Party officials that came to prominence during the Chinese Cultural Revolution.
GANG OF FOUR, noun. Alternative form of Gang of Four
GANG PRESS, noun. A press for operating upon a pile or row of objects separated by intervening plates.
GANG RAPE, noun. A rape involving more than one perpetrator.
GANG RAPES, noun. Plural of gang rape
GANG RAPIST, noun. Someone who perpetuates a gang rape.
GANG SIGN, noun. Any distinguishing mark, such as a tattoo, that serves to identify a member of a particular gang
GANG SIGNAL, noun. A gang sign.
GANG UP, verb. (idiomatic) To join together, as a gang.
GANG UP ON, verb. (transitive) (idiomatic) To join together in a group in order to overpower someone else.

Dictionary definition

GANG, noun. An association of criminals; "police tried to break up the gang"; "a pack of thieves".
GANG, noun. An informal body of friends; "he still hangs out with the same crowd".
GANG, noun. An organized group of workmen.
GANG, noun. Tool consisting of a combination of implements arranged to work together.
GANG, verb. Act as an organized group.

Wise words

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