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  • v. Present participle of bundle.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a former custom, especially in New England, in which unmarried couples occupied the same bed without undressing, especially during courtship. See bundle{2}, v. i.
  • n. the act of binding something into a bundle.
  • n. the act of shoving hastily.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the act of shoving hastily
  • n. the act of binding something into a bundle
  • n. a onetime custom during courtship of unmarried couples occupying the same bed without undressing


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