bang goes something

spoken
used for saying that you now have no chance of getting something you wanted

Oh, well, bang goes our holiday!


English dictionary. 2014.

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  • bang goes something — spoken phrase used for saying that you now have no chance of getting something you wanted Oh, well, bang goes our holiday! Thesaurus: not likely to happensynonym not possiblesynonym general words meaning to happensynonym …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bang goes something! — Bang goes (something)! informal something that you say when you have just lost the opportunity to do something. I ve just been told I m working late this evening. Oh well, bang goes the cinema! …   New idioms dictionary

  • bang goes something — informal a plan or hope is suddenly or completely destroyed. → bang …   English new terms dictionary

  • Bang goes! — Bang goes (something)! informal something that you say when you have just lost the opportunity to do something. I ve just been told I m working late this evening. Oh well, bang goes the cinema! …   New idioms dictionary

  • bang — I UK [bæŋ] / US verb Word forms bang : present tense I/you/we/they bang he/she/it bangs present participle banging past tense banged past participle banged * 1) [intransitive/transitive] to hit something hard, making a loud noise I banged on the… …   English dictionary

  • bang — [[t]bæ̱ŋ[/t]] bangs, banging, banged 1) N COUNT; SOUND A bang is a sudden loud noise such as the noise of an explosion. I heard four or five loud bangs... She slammed the door with a bang... The television went bang. 2) VERB If something bangs,… …   English dictionary

  • bang — bang1 noun 1》 a sudden loud, sharp noise.     ↘a sudden painful blow. 2》 (bangs) N. Amer. a fringe of hair cut straight across the forehead. 3》 Computing, chiefly N. Amer. the character ‘!’. verb 1》 strike or put down forcefully and noisily.… …   English new terms dictionary

  • bang — bang1 S3 [bæŋ] n 1.) a sudden loud noise caused by something such as a gun or an object hitting a hard surface ▪ There was a loud bang outside the kitchen door. 2.) a painful blow to the body when you hit against something or something hits you …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • bang — 1 noun 1 (C) a sudden loud noise caused by something such as a gun or an object hitting a hard surface: The front door slammed with a loud bang. 2 (C) a hard knock or hit against something: That was a nasty bang on the head. 3 bangs (plural) AmE… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Something/Anything? — Studio album by Todd Rundgren Released February 1972 …   Wikipedia

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