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pod people

noun phrase

Stupid, unfeeling, machinelike people; zombie: Have body snatchers invaded America's airwaves? Is this pure pop for pod people?/ And find you're a bug. A pod person?

[1956+; fr the extraterrestrial creatures depicted in the 1956 movie Invasion of the Body Snatchers, who spawn in pods and take over the bodies of human beings; based on a novel by Daniel Mainwaring]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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