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addaword.gifdefinition of budgie smugglers

(Australian slang) tight-fitting men's swimwear
His swimming trunks were not exactly budgie smugglers but they were not down to his knees either.
Submitted by: Boris Marchenko from Russian Federation on 18/04/2014 05:27:00
Definition of budgie smugglers from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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