bang-up bang-up

Definition(s):

  • (adj) very good

Usage(s):

  1. He plays such a bang-up game of tennis that he sometimes has a hard time finding worthy opponents.
  2. He did such a bang-up job that American Home, looking around for new blood, decided on him.
  3. This bang-up if nonsensical commercial has drawn attention as well as plenty of customers and has made Balch a local celebrity.

News

  1. Rick Smyth's Belmont Stakes handicaps

    PP Horse (Jockey, weight) Last 3 Comment Odds 3 Overanalyze (JRVelazquez 126) 11-1-5 Upset potenial 12-1 9 Revolutionary (JJCastellano 126) 3-1-1 Figures bang-up 9-2 13 Unlimited Budget (RNapravnik 121) 3-1-1 A Pletcher trifecta 8-1 1 Frac Daddy (AGarcia 126) 16-2-7 Do not ignore 30-1 11 Vyjack (JLeparoux 126) 18-3-1 Could geta part 20-1 14 Golden Soul (RJAlbarado 126) 2-4-6 Game Derby try at 34 ...
    on June 8, 2013     Source: The News Journal

  2. Rembrandt in Little Rock

    Thanks to a gracious Todd Herman , director of the Arkansas Arts Center, I got a tour today of the Arts Center’s bang-up “Rembrandt, Van Dyck, Gainsborough: Treasures of Kenwood House, London” exhibition. It opens tonight to members and tomorrow to the public. Yes, it's ticketed, but it may be the best $12 you'll ever spend. There is nothing like standing in front of a painting by Rembrandt. The ...
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Arkansas Times

Quotes

  • "You just ask your extra guys to go in there, contribute a little bit, maybe each get a base hit somewhere, score a run, just like they've been doing," Cooper said. "They've been doing a bang-up job."
    on Aug 24, 2008 By: Cecil Cooper Source: MLB.com

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