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bung is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of bung in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… cut is an unacceptable bung or one day …”

meanings of bung


  1. A bribe.
  2. A cecum or anus, especially of a slaughter animal.
  3. A purse.
  4. A stopper, alternative to a cork, often made of rubber used to prevent fluid passing through the neck of a bottle, vat, a hole in a vessel etc.
  5. A sharper or pickpocket.
  6. The orifice in the bilge of a cask through which it is filled; bunghole.


  1. To put or throw somewhere without care; to chuck.
  2. To plug, as with a bung.
  3. To batter, bruise; to cause to bulge or swell.
  4. To pass a bribe.


  1. Broken, not in working order.

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