2chiefly North American An uncomfortable tightening of the underpants between the buttocks, typically produced when someone pulls the underpants up from the back as a prank.
More example sentences
- It's like a fire drill at school, with marginally fewer attempted wedgies.
- We used to shun them, mock them, give them wedgies and snicker when they played Dungeons and Dragons.
- After that flour incident, someone slipped some ice cubes in my shirt, placed a big wad of gum on my pants, poured ink all over my hair, all topped with a big wedgie.
Definition of wedgie in:
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