spang v : leap, jerk, bang; "Bullets spanged into the trees" [syn: bang]
- In the context of "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!"
Spang may refer to: