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Meaning of "twanger" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF TWANGER

twanger  [ˈtwæŋə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TWANGER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Twanger is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES TWANGER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of twanger in the English dictionary

The definition of twanger in the dictionary is a person or object that twangs.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TWANGER


banger
ˈbæŋə
clanger
ˈklæŋə
cliffhanger
ˈklɪfˌhæŋə
crapehanger
ˈkreɪpˌhæŋə
Erlanger
ˈɜːlæŋə
franger
ˈfræŋə
ganger
ˈɡæŋə
handlanger
ˈhændˌlæŋə
hangar
ˈhæŋə
hanger
ˈhæŋə
haranguer
həˈræŋə
karanga
kəˈræŋə
langer
ˈlæŋə
paperhanger
ˈpeɪpəˌhæŋə
sanger
ˈsæŋə
Selangor
səˈlæŋə
slanger
ˈslæŋə
straphanger
ˈstræpˌhæŋə
Tauranga
taʊˈræŋə
tikanga
təˈkæŋə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TWANGER

twa
twaddle
twaddler
twaddly
twae
twain
twaite shad
twal
twalpenny
twang
twangingly
twangle
twangler
twangy
twank
twankay
twat
twattle
twattler
twayblade

WORDS THAT END LIKE TWANGER

anger
arranger
Boulanger
changer
danger
dog in the manger
dog-in-the-manger
endanger
etranger
exchanger
Feuchtwanger
finger
flanger
forest ranger
granger
heat exchanger
manger
ranger
Stavanger
stranger
stranger danger

Synonyms and antonyms of twanger in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «twanger» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TWANGER

Find out the translation of twanger to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of twanger from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «twanger» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

twanger
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

twanger
570 millions of speakers

English

twanger
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

twanger
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

twanger
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

twanger
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

twanger
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

twanger
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

twanger
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Berbahaya
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

twanger
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

twanger
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

twanger
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Twanger
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

twanger
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

twanger
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

नवशिक्या
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

twanger
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

twanger
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

twanger
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

twanger
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

twanger
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

twanger
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

twanger
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

twanger
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

twanger
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of twanger

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TWANGER»

The term «twanger» is normally little used and occupies the 125.968 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TWANGER» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «twanger» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «twanger» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about twanger

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TWANGER»

Discover the use of twanger in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to twanger and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Magic of Light: Poems
The tree shrouded in mist rises through the day, your wife in an Afro, graying now , the magic twanger plunked, you with a peace chain. You dry your eyes with the towel from the powder soap box. You stick in the knife and swirl it around, ...
Len Solo, 2008
2
The Routledge Dictionary of Historical Slang
twang(e)y . A tailor: North Country: ca 1780–1850. ?a musical pun, or a phonetic relative of STANG(E)Y. twanging . Excellent: coll: 1609, Jonson; †by 1700. cf. TWANGER The Routledge dictionary of historical slang 5692.
Eric Partridge, Jacqueline Simpson, 1973
3
Nuts to You!: Short Fictions
Adam's. Magic,. or. "Plunk. Your. Magic. Twanger,. Froggy!" This day, like the five or fifty-five or five thousand five hundred fifty-five preceding it, is too much with him. He suffocates, chokes to death-in-life, under the weight of the albuminous ...
Louis Daniel Brodsky, 2004
4
Singing and the Actor
Finally, sing the words as written, working to keep your twanger tightened. You will almost certainly get a better bottom note. Work on the phrase 'From the table in the corner'. This is usually sung by a tenor, who needs to make a crescendo on  ...
Gillyanne Kayes, 2014
5
Sailing to Monoceros: The Secret Journal
The antics of the Serpentine Ladies Auxiliary were a close second to those of outrageous Froggy the Gremlin, strumming the mysterious ukulele-like instrument known as a “magic twanger.” This unpredictable green puppet strummed the cords ...
Marilyn J. Ninomiya, 2011
6
Strength for the Broken Places
But the biggest response from the kids cameevery week when Andy would walk overtohis grandfather clock andcall out, "Plunk your magic twanger, Froggy!" Ican' t remember ever wondering exactly whata "twanger" was,orwhat it mightmean to  ...
James A. Harnish, 2010
7
Hand-held Visions: The Impossible Possibilities of Community ...
Plunk. Your. Magic. Twanger: Community. Control. of. Technology. lanuary. 1. 991. OAK RIDGE, TENNEssEE, was a technical town. There was OUR technology and THEIR technology. Television was OUR technology. It was in Oak Ridge that ...
DeeDee Halleck, 2002
8
The Mother of All Toddler Books
Twanger What toddler can resist a twanger — a musical instrument that consists of a doorstop attached to a piece of wood? Just one quick word of caution before you set your future pop star loose with his twanger: Make sure that the rubber tip  ...
Ann Douglas, 2004
9
A Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English
Baumann. twanged. See twanging, 2. twanger. Anything very fine or (e.g. a lie) large: dial, and 5.: from ca. 1870; very ob. as s. For semantics, cf. twanging entries. twang(e)y. A tailor: N. Country: ca. 1780—1850. (Grose, 15t ed)? a musical pun, ...
Eric Partridge, 2006
10
Boating
Red Jacket broke Rabbit's win streak in D while Country Woman, The Magic Twanger and~AI BerneI's well-sailed Robin were one-two-three in Class E. At the halfway point, it was Scaramouche, Running Tide, Robin Too /I, Dynamite, Salty ...

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TWANGER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term twanger is used in the context of the following news items.
1
J.S. Wildhack, Punch Up!
Punch Up! opens with "Enough of Me," a confident, boot-tappin' twanger. Wildhack is not shy about his late-night escapades, laying his words out like winning ... «Seven Days, Jul 15»
2
So, Taylor Swift is going to Gillette and you're not
Invite friends to come over dressed in one of Taylor's many looks, from curly-haired country twanger to leather-clad Catastrophe. Do a power-hour to Taylor's ... «Boston.com, Jul 15»
3
The pen-pushers of Retellpur: nine books waiting to be written
His new book, The Tambura Twanger of Thiruvayyaru, might be due for release in December. We welcome your comments at letters@scroll.in. ×. PrevNext. «Scroll.in, Jun 15»
4
Mark Ronson "I Can't Lose" (ft. Keyone Starr) (video)
The video is loaded with an assortment of shadowy crowd members and neon-lit instruments, the latter including Ronson's shiny electric twanger. Together, he ... «Exclaim!, Jun 15»
5
Reflections on a Teen Bra Twanger
According to the account given by this mother, the answer to that question is when it's a 15 year old boy twanging the bra strap of a 15 year old girl. I've read this ... «Huffington Post UK, Mar 15»
6
What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World Capitol
"Carolina Low" is a spooky twanger that rhymes sea with thee in the unsettling mist of Appalachian ambiguity. "Lake Song" is virtually a Nick Drake homage, ... «Rolling Stone Australia, Jan 15»
7
Friday essential tracks from Captain Beefheart, Lorde, more
... and the three others bode just as well for their future. The best is “Your Side of Town,” catchy, up-tempo dance-twanger about love, heartbreak and home turf. «Los Angeles Times, Nov 14»
8
Ozzy Osbourne on being Ozzy: 'You got to be somebody special'
If anything, he is a benign gremlin, not dissimilar from the early Americann TV star Froggy the Gremlin. Plunk your magic twanger, Ozzy. Hiya kids! Hiya! Hiya. «The Guardian, Oct 14»
9
Fins to the Left returns after two-year hiatus
“Our first gig was at the Magic Twanger in Boardman, and we just took it from there,” Lawless said. “The band was Margaritaville, which was the most logical ... «Youngstown Vindicator, Jul 14»
10
Rebirth - the Original Slamgrass Orchestra makes...
For ten years the spirited and hilarious Tweed Twangers were a fixture on the Tweed music scene and beyond. Under the leadership of "Red Scratchit" (Scott ... «www.insidebelleville.com/bellevilleregion-news/, May 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Twanger [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/twanger>. Sep 2021 ».
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