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gazunder

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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Blend of gazump +‎ under

VerbEdit

gazunder (third-person singular simple present gazunders, present participle gazundering, simple past and past participle gazundered)

  1. (Britain, colloquial) To reduce the offer price of a property after agreeing to a higher one (normally just before contracts are exchanged)

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Etymology 2Edit

Because it "goes under" the bed.

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NounEdit

gazunder (plural gazunders)

  1. (Britain) A chamber pot.
    • 2016, Alan Moore, Jerusalem, Liveright 2016, p. 318:
      While Frank and Walt and Lou and Tommy had looked on, their mam had filled the guzunder up to its rim with a grotesque and undiscriminating mix of spirits […].

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