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addaword.gifdefinition of gender disappointment

noun
(also GD)
disappointment felt by parents when their child's sex is not what they were hoping for
Gender disappointment can put a damper on new baby preparations. If you are concerned about your family's reactions, keep the gender to yourself.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 24/11/2009 16:45:00
Definition of gender disappointment from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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clapped-out

old and in bad condition, or no longer effective