sandbag

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NounEdit

sandbag (plural sandbags)

  1. a bag, filled with sand, that can be used to weigh something down, to make a defensive wall against flooding etc, or as a weapon

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VerbEdit

sandbag (third-person singular simple present sandbags, present participle sandbagging, simple past and past participle sandbagged)

  1. To construct a wall of sandbags (around something).
  2. (transitive) To strike someone with a sandbag or other object to disable or render unconscious.
  3. (transitive) To deceive someone by pretending to be weak, or (in cards) to have a weak hand.
  4. To pretend to drink early on so that as the night draws on one can drink everyone "under the table".
Last modified on 10 March 2014, at 02:46