Gangbuster meaning

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A law enforcement officer who works to break up organized criminal groups.
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Extremely successful.

An experiment yielding gangbuster results; a profitable, gangbusters quarter.

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A police officer or official engaged in combating criminal gangs.
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Strikingly forceful, effective, or successful.
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A law enforcement officer who specializes in disrupting organized crime.
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(slang) like gangbusters
  • With great impact, vigor, or zeal:
    Came on like gangbusters at the start of his campaign; a career that took off like gangbusters.
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like gangbusters
  • very forcefully, energetically, or effectively
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Origin of gangbuster