Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Spang (Page: 1377)

Spang (?), v. t. To spangle. [Obs.]


Spang (Page: 1377)

Spang, v. i. To spring; to bound; to leap. [Scot.]

But when they spang o'er reason's fence, We smart for't at our own expense. Ramsay.

Spang (Page: 1377)

Spang, n. A bound or spring. [Scot.] Sir W. Scott.


Spang (Page: 1377)

Spang, n. [AS. spange a clasp or fastening; akin to D. spang, G. spange, OHG. spanga, Icel. spöng a spangle.] A spangle or shining ornament. [Obs.]

With glittering spangs that did like stars appear. Spenser.