Maggie's drawers

plural noun
Mag·​gie's drawers | \ ˈmagēz-, ˈmaigēz- \

Definition of Maggie's drawers

1 slang : the red flag waved across the target by a marker on the target range when a shot has completely missed the target
2 slang : a miss when scoring targets

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History and Etymology for Maggie's drawers

from Maggie, nickname for Margaret

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“Maggie's drawers.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Maggie%27s%20drawers. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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