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water-skiing

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water-ski

verb [intransitive]

water-skier

noun [countable]
water-skierwater-skiers noun [countable]Inflectionssingularwater-skierpluralwater-skiersSurfing and other sports taking place on water: aquaplane, aquaplane, bodyboard, jet ski, sailboard, surf, surfboard, surfing, water-skiing, water sports

mom jeans

a style of loose-fitting jeans with a high waist, often considered unfashionable

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endies

Employed but with No Disposable Income or Savings: people who are in work but only earn just enough to live on

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