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Difference between Go bang and Go with a bang

go bangexplode or burst with a loud noise:

  • He saw flashes and heard an automatic go bang.

Note: The expression does not correlate in meaning with the phrase bang goused when it suddenly becomes obvious that smth. cannot be kept or achieved:

  • Bang goes his influence, maybe his job, if the two countries reach a real understanding.

go with a bang —(also: go off with a bang ) go very well or successfully; have an impressive effect:

  • The party went with a bang, and everyone thoroughly enjoyed it.