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short-sheet

[shawrt-sheet] /ˈʃɔrtˌʃit/
verb (used with object)
1.
to fold and tuck in the top sheet of (a bed) so that it simulates both the top and bottom sheets: when the victim of this joke enters the bed, his or her legs are obstructed by the fold.
2.
to short-sheet the bed of (someone).
Compare apple-pie bed.
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short one, a

noun phrase

A single shot of whiskey, often drunk quickly; a small drink (1859+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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