from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Slang A fan of heavy metal music: "an arena full of headbangers holding their lighters aloft” ( Christopher John Farley).
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- n. One who dances by violently shaking the head in time to the music.
- n. one who enjoys heavy metal rock music, to which this sort of dance is usually performed.
- n. A mad or eccentric person.
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