Banjo

Noun

  • (slang) An object shaped like a banjo, especially a frying pan or a shovel.
  • (music) A stringed musical instrument (chordophone) with a round body, a membrane-like soundboard and a fretted neck, played by plucking or strumming the strings; by extension, any musicologically similar instrument, like the Tuvan doshpuluur, with a membrane-like soundboard.

    "I come from Alabama with my banjo on my knee..."

  • (Britain, Dagenham) A cul-de-sac with a round end.

Verb

  • (slang, Britain) To beat; to knock down
  • To play the banjo

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