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ducks and drakes

noun

Definition of DUCKS AND DRAKES

:  the pastime of skimming flat stones or shells along the surface of calm water
play ducks and drakes with or make ducks and drakes of
:  to use recklessly :  squander <played ducks and drakes with his money>

Variants of DUCKS AND DRAKES

ducks and drakes or duck and drake

First Known Use of DUCKS AND DRAKES

1583

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