Headbanger definition

hĕdbăngər
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A mad or eccentric person.
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A fan or performer of heavy metal music.
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One who dances by violently shaking the head in time to the music.
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(by extension) One who enjoys heavy metal rock music, to which this sort of dance is usually performed.
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A fan of heavy metal music.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
headbanger
Plural:
headbangers

Origin of headbanger

  • From head + bang + -er, referring to the dance move of shaking the head in time with the music.

    From Wiktionary