wedgie
noun Date: 1939 1. a shoe having a wedge-shaped piece serving as the heel and joining the half sole to form a continuous flat undersurface 2. the condition of having one's clothing wedged between the buttocks usually from having one's pants or underpants yanked up from behind as a prank — often used with get or give

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  • wedgie — ☆ wedgie [wej′ē ] n. 1. a shoe having a wedge shaped piece under the heel, which forms a solid sole, flat from heel to toe 2. a prank in which the victim s undershorts are jerked upward so as to become wedged between the buttocks: often in the… …   English World dictionary

  • wedgie — (n.) 1940, wedge heeled shoe, from WEDGE (Cf. wedge) + IE (Cf. ie). The underwear prank so called by 1970s, from the effect it gives the victim …   Etymology dictionary

  • wedgie — 1. (Wedgie) (2252↑, 215↓) A wedgie is a schoolyard [prank] in which one person grabs the back of the waistband of another person s [underwear], while he or she is still wearing them, and pulls them up. This wedges their underwear between their… …   Urban English dictionary

  • Wedgie — A wedgie (also known as a snuggie or gotch pull ) is having one s underwear or other garments wedged between the buttocks. This can occur naturally, due to tight garments or physical activity; this is referred to as the underwear riding up . It… …   Wikipedia

  • Wedgie — Jeune homme subissant un wedgie Un wedgie (du verbe anglais to wedge : « coincer »[1]) consiste à coincer les sous vêtements de quelqu un dans son sillon interfessier. Bien qu un wedgie puisse survenir spontanément, le terme est… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • wedgie — I. /ˈwɛdʒi / (say wejee) noun a wedge tailed eagle. II. /ˈwɛdʒi / (say wejee) Colloquial –noun 1. the experience of having one s pants pulled up so sharply as to cause discomfort, usually done as a prank: to give someone a wedgie. –phrase 2. pick …   Australian English dictionary

  • wedgie — /wej ee/, n. 1. Often, wedgies. a shoe with a wedge heel. 2. Informal. the condition of having one s underpants or other clothing uncomfortably stuck between the buttocks. [WEDGE + IE] * * * …   Universalium

  • wedgie — noun /ˈwɛdʒ.i/ A prank in which a persons underpants are pulled up sharply from behind in order to wedge the clothing uncomfortably between the persons buttocks …   Wiktionary

  • Wedgie — prank in which someone s pants are grabbed and pulled up sharply in order to wedge the clothing uncomfortably into the anal cleft …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • wedgie — Australian Slang prank in which someone s pants are grabbed and pulled up sharply in order to wedge the clothing uncomfortably into the anal cleft …   English dialects glossary

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