bang out

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bang out (third-person singular simple present bangs out, present participle banging out, simple past and past participle banged out)

  1. (idiomatic) To do something quickly, in a slipshod, or unprofessional manner.
    I've got this paper due tomorrow, but I think I can bang it out in one night.
    The band were banging out a vaguely recognisable version of the Star Spangled Banner.

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