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bash

Abbreviation for:
British Association for the Study of Headache (Medspeak-UK)
Bulimia Anorexia Self-Help

Drug slang
noun A regional term for marijuana.

Public health
noun A popular term for a road traffic/motor vehicle accident (RTA/MVA).

Social medicine
verb To speak or refer of or to a person or a specific group in a disparaging manner—e.g., doctor bashing, gay bashing.

bash

Social medicine verb To speak or refer to another in a disparaging fashion. See Gay bashing, Physician bashing.
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They were bashing away at the cracks, finding a little bit of movement off those.
But to me there's no skill in randomly bashing away in the hope of chancing on the right sequence for a special attack move.
Which is what legendary rock stars used to do when the late Keith Moon was bashing away at his drums as Roger Daltrey sang "Hope I die before I get old".
The good news is they're a capable bunch, even when they have to put up with Smith bashing away at their instruments.
Jools also showed dexterity on the guitar and, when the time called for some tambourine, he was bashing away like a frenetic gospel singer.
Blanco was a dangerous opponent on his favourite surface Yet he was dispatched in ruthless fashion, Henman delivering 19 aces and a serve-and-volley game which proved that there are more ways of winning on clay than bashing away from the baseline and being prepared to play all day and all night for a single point.
They were just fucking bashing away behind the scenes to save lives and get innocent people off death row.
Leonardo: I can see from the dust under your nails that you're still bashing away at rocks.
Yet while bashing away at the fringes, Wills misses the only debate that really matters.
In that game, the laser beam's potent and fluctuating electric field tugs an electron some 100 atomic diameters away from its parent atom and then shoots it back at the atom like a cue ball, bashing away one or more additional electrons.
I would like to see if I could be useful again in Westminster, because when I was there last time after all we were in opposition and I spent quite a lot of the time bashing away at Tony Blair and Gordon Brown and pretty miserable it was," he said.
I ease state By 10am, after I've been bashing away at my keyboard for four hours, I'm generally nearing this state and can tolerate all manner of distractions.