Definition of wedgie in English:

wedgie

Syllabification: wedg·ie
Pronunciation: /ˈwejē
 
/

noun

informal
1A shoe with a wedged heel.
More example sentences
  • After several seasons of wedgies and platforms reigning supreme on the streets and in the malls, this year, heels run the gamut.
  • The wedgies aren't too bad for dancing, a bit heavy but at least they go with my outfits.
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:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day demoralize
Pronunciation: dɪˈmɒrəlʌɪz
verb
cause (someone) to lose confidence or hope