"gang" Definition

  1. v. i. To go; to walk.
  2. v. i. A going; a course.
  3. v. i. A number going in company; hence, a company, or a number of persons associated for a particular purpose; a group of laborers under one foreman; a squad; as, a gang of sailors; a chain gang; a gang of thieves.
  4. v. i. A combination of similar implements arranged so as, by acting together, to save time or labor; a set; as, a gang of saws, or of plows.
  5. v. i. A set; all required for an outfit; as, a new gang of stays.
  6. v. i. The mineral substance which incloses a vein; a matrix; a gangue.

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Position in dictionary: 40925 of 111710 words.
Word Type: v. i., v. i., v. i., v. i., v. i., v. i.,
Words that start with "gang": 25
Words that end with "gang": 6
Words that contain "gang": 36
Next words in dictionary: gang-flower, ganger, gangetic, gangion, ganglia
Previous words in dictionary: ganesa, gane, gander, ganch, gan

English Dictionary Definition of gang

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