nudge, nudge, wink, wink


nudge, nudge, wink, wink
nudge, nudge or nudge, nudge, wink, wink (informal)
A phrase appended in mock or would-be confidentiality, to an implication of disreputable practice, or to a sexual innuendo
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Main Entry:nudge

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nudge, nudge, wink, wink informal phrase
used as a way of saying indirectly that something involves sex
Thesaurus: expressions used when telling jokeshyponym relating or referring to sex and sexual activitysynonym
Main entry: nudge

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • nudge nudge, wink wink — ˌnudge ˈnudge, ˌwink ˈwink | a ˌnudge and a ˈwink idiom used to suggest sth to do with sex without actually saying it • They ve been spending a lot of time together, nudge nudge, wink wink. Main entry: ↑nudgeidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • nudge nudge wink wink — interjection A phrase added at the end of the sentence to hint that the speaker is referring to something else, euphemistically. Is, uh,... Is your wife a goer, eh? Know whatahmean, know whatahmean, nudge nudge, know whatahmean, say no more? …   Wiktionary

  • Nudge-nudge, wink-wink — expression suggesting an innuendo, especially in relation to sexual activities (from a Monty Python sketch) …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • nudge-nudge, wink-wink — Australian Slang expression suggesting an innuendo, especially in relation to sexual activities (from a Monty Python sketch) …   English dialects glossary

  • nudge, nudge, wink, wink — informal used as a way of saying indirectly that something involves sex …   English dictionary

  • nudge-nudge, wink-wink — /nʌdʒ ˌnʌdʒ, wɪŋk ˈwɪŋk/ (say nuj .nuj, wingk wingk) interjection (an expression suggesting an innuendo, especially in relation to sexual activities.) {from the phrase associated with a character in the BBC television series Monty Python s Flying …   Australian English dictionary

  • nudge, nudge — or nudge, nudge, wink, wink (informal) A phrase appended in mock or would be confidentiality, to an implication of disreputable practice, or to a sexual innuendo • • • Main Entry: ↑nudge …   Useful english dictionary

  • nudge nudge — (wink wink) used to draw attention to a sexual innuendo in the previous statement haven t seen much of the beach we ve been catching up on our sleep (nudge nudge) Origin: a catch phrase from Monty Python s Flying Circus, a British television… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nudge Nudge — Candid Photography , better known as Nudge Nudge , is a sketch from the third Monty Python s Flying Circus episode, How to Recognise Different Types of Trees From Quite a Long Way Away featuring Eric Idle (author of the sketch) and Terry Jones as …   Wikipedia

  • (a) nudge and a wink — ˌnudge ˈnudge, ˌwink ˈwink | a ˌnudge and a ˈwink idiom used to suggest sth to do with sex without actually saying it • They ve been spending a lot of time together, nudge nudge, wink wink. Main entry: ↑nudgeidiom …   Useful english dictionary


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