off-the-peg

adjective

Definition of off-the-peg

chiefly British

First Known Use of off-the-peg

1959, in the meaning defined above

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“Off-the-peg.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/off-the-peg. Accessed 26 January 2020.

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