a usually small paper cylinder that contains an explosive and an attached fuse and makes a sharp noise when exploded: used at celebrations, etc.
- A small explosive charge and a fuse in a heavy paper casing, exploded to make noise, as at celebrations.
- Slang A spirited, quick-tempered, or rambunctious person.
- A firework consisting of a string of bangers linked by a fuse designed to emit a series of loud bangs when lit. Traditionally used in Chinese celebrations (e.g. Chinese New Year) to scare off ghosts and bad spirits and to bring good luck.
- A peanut butter cracker baked with marijuana, similar in concept to an Alice B. Toklas brownie.