Irish confetti

noun

dated slang
: a rock or brick used as a missile

Word History

First Known Use

1908, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Irish confetti was in 1908

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“Irish confetti.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Irish%20confetti. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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