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  • n. Low-grade or commercial-grade marijuana.
  • n. Trinkets or promotional items given away at trade shows.

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  • @ Ben Jackson: the word is indeed "swag", but someone (or probably a number of someones) somewhere picked up this alternate version and propagated it. (Perhaps to distance it from the "stolen" sense of "swag"?) I'm pretty sure the claim that it is an acronym of "stuff we all get" is a folk etymology.

    July 30, 2010

  • anyone know the etymology of this word? I'd always thought the word was "swag," an acronym for Something We All Get.

    April 23, 2010

  • They had great schwag at the hardware booth during the convention.

    August 13, 2009

  • free stuff, often with some sort of branding, frequently distributed at trade shows and other promotional events.

    July 10, 2009

  • Shouldn't that be swaglady?

    October 13, 2008

  • Schwaglady - a person who goes to corporate fairs to just collect the handouts. Typically carries a large bag to hold all the stuff.

    October 9, 2008

  • Hippy slang - low quality weed, or just something that sucks in general.

    April 3, 2008