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bludge

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verb \ˈbləj\

Definition of bludge

bludgedbludg·ing

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 chiefly Australian & New Zealand :  to avoid work or responsibility

  3. 2 chiefly Australian & New Zealand :  sponge 2

  4. transitive verb
  5. chiefly Australian & New Zealand :  sponge 3

bludg·erplay noun, chiefly Australian & New Zealand


Origin of bludge

back-formation from British argot bludger pimp, probably contraction of bludgeoner one wielding a bludgeon, from bludgeon


First Known Use: circa 1919

Rhymes with bludge


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