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addaword.gifdefinition of doughnutting

the practice of MPs (=Members of Parliament) or other legislators of moving to sit near a colleague who is making a statement under pressure in order show support
When television cameras were first allowed into the Commons in 1989, viewers were warned about "doughnutting".
the activity of sliding down a snowy slope on a large rubber ring
Submitted from United Kingdom on 06/04/2014 19:17:00
Definition of doughnutting from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


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