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Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de spangENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 4
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English - Etymology 4

See _span_ NOUN SPANG (_plural_ SPANGS) * (Scotland) A span.

See span

Noun

spang (plural spangs)

  1. (Scotland) A span.

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de spangENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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English - Etymology 1

From Middle English _spang_ (“a small piece of ornamental metal; spangle; small ornament; a bowl or cup”), likely from Middle Dutch _spange_ (“buckle, clasp”) or Old English _spang_ (“buckle, clasp”) NOUN SPANG (_plural_ SPANGS) * (obsolete) A shiny ornament or object; a spangle * Spenser With glittering SPANGS that did like stars appear. VERB SPANG (_third-person singular simple present_ SPANGS, _present participle_ SPANGING, _simple past and past participle_ SPANGED) * To set with bright points: star or spangle. * To hitch; fasten.

From Middle English spang (“a small piece of ornamental metal; spangle; small ornament; a bowl or cup”), likely from Middle Dutch spange (“buckle, clasp”) or Old English spang (“buckle, clasp”)

Noun

spang (plural spangs)

  1. (obsolete) A shiny ornament or object; a spangle

Verb

spang (third-person singular simple present spangs, present participle spanging, simple past and past participle spanged)

  1. To set with bright points: star or spangle.
  2. To hitch; fasten.

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de spangENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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English - Etymology 2

Onomatopoeia VERB SPANG (_third-person singular simple present_ SPANGS, _present participle_ SPANGING, _simple past and past participle_ SPANGED) * (intransitive, of a flying object such as a bullet) To strike or ricochet with a loud report * 1895, Stephen Crane, _The Red Badge of Courage_ Occasional bullets buzzed in the air and SPANGED into tree trunks. * 1918, Zane Grey, _The U.P. Trail_ How clear, sweet, SPANGING the hammer blows! ADVERB SPANG (_not comparable_) * (dated) Suddenly; slap, smack. * 1936, Djuna Barnes, _Nightwood_, Faber & Faber 2007, p. 22: And I didn't stop until I found myself SPANG in the middle of the Musée de Cluny, clutching the rack.

Onomatopoeia

Verb

spang (third-person singular simple present spangs, present participle spanging, simple past and past participle spanged)

  1. (intransitive, of a flying object such as a bullet) To strike or ricochet with a loud report

Adverb

spang (not comparable)

  1. (dated) Suddenly; slap, smack.

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de spangENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 3
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English - Etymology 3

Probably from _spring_ (verb) or _spank_ (verb) VERB SPANG (_third-person singular simple present_ SPANGS, _present participle_ SPANGING, _simple past and past participle_ SPANGED) * (intransitive, dialect, UK, Scotland) To leap; spring. * Ramsay But when they SPANG o'er reason's fence, / We smart for't at our own expense. * (transitive, dialect, UK, Scotland) To cause to spring; set forcibly in motion; throw with violence. NOUN SPANG (_plural_ SPANGS) * (Scotland) A bound or spring; a leap. (Can we find and add a quotation of Sir Walter Scott to this entry?)

Probably from spring (verb) or spank (verb)

Verb

spang (third-person singular simple present spangs, present participle spanging, simple past and past participle spanged)

  1. (intransitive, dialect, UK, Scotland) To leap; spring.
  2. (transitive, dialect, UK, Scotland) To cause to spring; set forcibly in motion; throw with violence.

Noun

spang (plural spangs)

  1. (Scotland) A bound or spring; a leap.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Sir Walter Scott to this entry?)

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de spangENGLISH - REFERENCES
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English - References

* spang in _The Century Dictionary_, The Century Co., New York, 1911 * spang in _Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary_, G. & C. Merriam, 1913

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de spangENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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