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sight gag

noun
1.
a comic effect produced by visual means rather than by spoken lines, as in a play or motion picture.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50
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sieve

noun
  1. A leaky boat or ship: That frog-eating sieve
  2. simoleon or samoleon (sih MOH lee en)
  3. A dollar One who cannot keep a secret
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have a mind like a sieve


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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