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7 definitions found
 for bash
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Bash \Bash\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bashed; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Bashing.] [Perh. of imitative origin; or cf. Dan. baske to
     strike, bask a blow, Sw. basa to beat, bas a beating.]
     To strike heavily; to beat; to crush. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.]
     --Hall Caine.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           Bash her open with a rock.               --Kipling.
     [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Bash \Bash\, n.
     1. a forceful blow, especially one that does damage to its
        target.
        [PJC]
  
     2. a elaborate or lively social gathering or party.
        [PJC]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Bash \Bash\, v. t. & i. [OE. baschen, baissen. See Abash.]
     To abash; to disconcert or be disconcerted or put out of
     countenance. [Obs.]
     [1913 Webster]
  
           His countenance was bold and bashed not. --Spenser.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  bash
      n 1: a vigorous blow; "the sudden knock floored him"; "he took a
           bash right in his face"; "he got a bang on the head" [syn:
           knock, bash, bang, smash, belt]
      2: an uproarious party [syn: bash, do, brawl]
      v 1: hit hard [syn: sock, bop, whop, whap, bonk,
           bash]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  77 Moby Thesaurus words for "bash":
     bang, bat, batter, beat, beating, belt, biff, blow, blowout, bonk,
     bruise, buffet, bung, bung up, chop, clap, clip, clobber, clout,
     clump, coldcock, contuse, crack, cut, dash, deal, deal a blow,
     deck, dig, dint, drub, drubbing, drumming, fetch, fetch a blow,
     fusillade, hit, hit a clip, jab, knock, knock cold, knock down,
     knock out, let have it, lick, maul, paste, pelt, plunk, poke,
     pound, punch, rap, shindy, slam, slog, slug, smack, smash, smite,
     snap, soak, sock, strike, strike at, stroke, swat, swing, swipe,
     tattoo, thump, thwack, wallop, whack, wham, whop, yerk
  
  

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (September 2014) :

  BASH
         Bourne-Again SHell (Unix, Shell)
         

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015) :

  bash
  
     Bourne Again SHell.  GNU's command interpreter for Unix.
     Bash is a Posix-compatible shell with full Bourne shell
     syntax, and some C shell commands built in.  The Bourne
     Again Shell supports Emacs-style command-line editing, job
     control, functions, and on-line help.  Written by Brian Fox of
     UCSB.
  
     The latest version is 1.14.1.  It includes a yacc parser,
     the interpreter and documentation.
  
     ftp://ftp.gnu.org/bash-1.14.1.tar.gz)">(ftp://ftp.gnu.org/bash-1.14.1.tar.gz) or from a
     GNU archive site.  E-mail: .
     Usenet newsgroup: news:gnu.bash.bug.
  
     (1994-07-15)
  

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