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bra burner

Syllabification: bra burn·er

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of bra burner in English:

noun

informal
A feminist perceived as militant in the struggle for women’s rights.

Origin

from the mid 20th-century urban legend of women of burning bras to symbolize freedom from societal restraints.

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