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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    an act of placing or banging your head on a desk or table as a sign of frustration or despair

    The PM got the head-desk from a little girl at a school in Bolton.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 24/09/2015
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patio diplomacy

high-level diplomats meeting and dining in an informal environment e.g. a party or club

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