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  • I had completely forgotten that these existed. I had some as a kid, in school uniform colours.

    October 20, 2008

  • Type of woman's full brief underpants worn whilst playing sport (aka bum freezers), or close-fitting swimming trunks. (Also a brand-name for the sports brief kind.)

    The website explains. Or not.

    Scungy, singular, has a quite different meaning, more like dirty, unpleasant, gross, sordid even.

    Oh, what would Dr Goodword make of all this?

    October 20, 2008