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Definition of Gang


  1. To go; to walk.
  2. A going; a course.
  3. 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. 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. A set; all required for an outfit; as, a new gang of stays.
  6. The mineral substance which incloses a vein; a matrix; a gangue.
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Gang Translations

gang in Danish is bande
gang in Dutch is bende, troep, schare
gang in French is tierce, bande
gang in German is Gruppe, abgleichen, Bande
gang in Italian is masnada
gang in Norwegian is gjeng, bande, arbeidslag
gang in Portuguese is grupo
gang in Spanish is pandilla