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slag (off)

  

      vb   abuse, berate, criticise, deride, insult, lambast(e), malign, mock, slam, slander, slang, slate  
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slag

  
  ( slags    plural & 3rd person present)   ( slagging    present participle)   ( slagged    past tense & past participle  ) Slag is used by some people to refer to a woman who they disapprove of because they think she is sexually immoral.  
  (BRIT)  
INFORMAL, OFFENSIVE      n-count  
  (disapproval)   
slag off             phrasal verb   To slag someone off means to criticize them in an unpleasant way.  
  (BRIT)  
INFORMAL   All bands slag off their record companies. It's just the way it is...      V P n (not pron)  
People have been slagging me off.      V n P  

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slang, sag, slap, slab

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exp.
get well with someone from the very beginning of the relationship
used when referring to romantic relationship, but also in a larger meaning: He hit it off with his teacher; he will continue taking classes with her.
exp.
live without being connected to one of more public utilities (such as water, electric power)
v.
make an obscene and offensive gesture at someone by closing one's fist and extending one's middle finger upwards, interpreted as"Sod off!"; [US] flip (sb) off / flip (sb) the bird
Ex.: he has an unfortunate tendency and somewhat dangerous habit of giving the finger to motorists who cut in front of him.
exp.
telling someone to fight you."do sth !"
[Slang]
v.
to depend on something or on someone to cover the basic expenses
E.g.: He lived off the money he inherited from his father while he had been working as a volunteer.
v.
wave hand as a sign of rejection, disapproval or lack of interest
exp.
expression meaning that a situation is no longer certain or predictable and that anything can happen
originating from horse racing where "all bets are off" indicated that bets already made were null due to various unpredicted factors
exp.
laughing my fucking ass off
[Slang];[Arg.]
exp.
mislead someone; deliberately provide wrong information to forbid someone from knowing the truth
E.g.: They are no longer in town, but hey left their car in front of the house just to put everybody off the scent.
v.
to subject (an industry) to a business model in which services are offered on demand through direct contact between a customer and a supplier, usually via mobile technology
[Bus.] From the taxi company 'Uber', which pioneered this business model
id.
to attempt or take on a task that is way to big and beyond one's capability
I wonder if that craftsman will be able to fulfil the three commitments he took on at the same time; in my opinion he bites off more than he can chew!
n.
In computer science, the File Allocation Table (FAT) is a file system popularized by Microsoft in the 1980's in their earliest computers. The FAT file system has continued to be developed and now comes in multiple varieties such as FAT12, FAT16, FAT32 and ExFAT.
[Tech.];[Comp.] Look at that floppy disk, see if it is formatted with the FAT file system.
v.
talk incessantly ; be very talkative/voluble ; be a chatterbox
[UK] [informal] Ex: When it comes to Pink Floyd, his all-time favorite band, he can talk the hind legs off a donkey!
n.
perpetrator(perpetrador)
n.
scallion (synonym)
n.
small handbag without handles
exp.
(metaphorically) die
[Fig.]
n.
bitch (alternative term)
exp.
(metaphorically) manipulation attempt
His speech was nothing but smoke and mirrors
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