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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YOUNGSTERS went bananas in a world record attempt to mark Fairtrade Fortnight in South Wales.
BEYONCE went bananas at the Fashion Rocks gig in New York.
Bidders went bananas for paintings by a chimpanzee that went under the hammer alongside works by Renoir and Andy Warhol.