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  • v. Present participle of sandbag.

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Examples

  • A Home Depot nearby had sold out of sandbags by the morning, but Dom Brown bought his bags on Friday for $96 - and then promptly made a large profit, bringing new meaning to the word "sandbagging."

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  • Sales People are always trying to forecast a little less so they can carry forward some big deals and overchieve their targets and earn major commissions (so called sandbagging) - it is an annual game between sales and management.

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  • I can recall sandbagging as a teenager here in Wichita, KS, but not in the snow and in the freezing cold. you may lose some possession's, but you'll never lose your self respect and community pride, and you will never lose the respect of the AMERICAN people.

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  • I had quickly learned that calling a sandbagging defense attorney a scum sandwich on shit toast wasn't within the range of what Duncan Griffith defined as acceptable deputy DA behavior.

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  • And how is it "sandbagging" to get a phone call on a call-in show?

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  • Jeff asked Rev. Brett if he'd been "sandbagging" challenges, pretending to be a nothing, and then suddenly turning it on in this final push.

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  • Sheiner went on to accuse President Obama of "sandbagging" the Congressman, setting him up for a failure in the House because the President doesn't have the votes.

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  • If this kind of sandbagging had existed in New Orleans, we could have kept the f'n levees from failing ....

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  • As Frank wrote yesterday, it seems that shemust indeed have been deliberately "sandbagging," ie, playing dumb, in her interviews with Charlie Gibson & Katie Couric.

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  • When Hillsman accused mainstream Democrats of "sandbagging" Lamont by holding off on information and aid — in essence, dithering over its commitment to the official party nominee — Davis became apoplectic and prosecutorial.

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