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noun [countable] mainly British old-fashioned quisling pronunciation in American English /ˈkwɪzlɪŋ/
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  1. showing disapproval someone who secretly helps an enemy or opponent
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From Vidkun Quisling, a Norwegian politician who helped the Nazis to take control of Norway during World War II.


… a feeling of pleasure you get from spending time doing what you want and not worrying about what other people are doing or saying

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