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noun     shag pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    [singular] British impolite an act of having sex with someone
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  2. 2
    [countable] a large black bird that lives near the sea
  3. 3
    [uncountable] a type of strong tobacco
  4. 4
    [countable/uncountable] a rough carpet surface made of many long pieces of wool or other material

    a shag rug

  5. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    like a shag on a rock a slang phrase meaning "completely alone"
    Submitted by Caleb Judy from United States on 03/01/2016


a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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