bird-dogging

noun
bird-dog·​ging | \ ˈbərd-ˌdȯ-giŋ How to pronounce bird-dogging (audio) \

Definition of bird-dogging

1 : the stealing of another's date (as at a party)
2 : the action of one that bird-dogs

First Known Use of bird-dogging

1933, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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“Bird-dogging.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bird-dogging. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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