Maggie's drawers

plural noun

Mag·​gie's drawers
slang : the red flag waved across the target by a marker on the target range when a shot has completely missed the target
slang : a miss when scoring targets

Word History


from Maggie, nickname for Margaret

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“Maggie's drawers.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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