BANANA

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BANANA

A derogatory term; acronym for Build Absolutely Nothing Anywhere Near Anybody. Much stronger than NIMBY—Not In My Back Yard.

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SCOTS film fans went bananas last year over a low-budget Tarzan take-off with an ape with the voice of John Cleese.
STAFF at a construction company went bananas to raise money for charity.
A ZOO keeper went bananas to raise money for charity, with the help of some ring-tailed lemurs.
He went bananas when he came back, so I'll need to make sure I have a special sandwich for him on Saturday.
Coronation Street star Tina Hobley and her girlie gang went bananas in the sun for her hen party.