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addaword.gifdefinition of bigotgate

the scandal surrounding Gordon Brown's comments about a voter, accidentally broadcast when he forgot his microphone was switched on
Bigotgate could have a big impact on the outcome of next week's election.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 29/04/2010 10:50:00
Definition of bigotgate from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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