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fleabag

Syllabification: flea·bag
Pronunciation: /ˈflēˌbaɡ
 
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Definition of fleabag in English:

noun

informal
1North American A seedy, run-down hotel or lodging house.
1.1A shabby and unpleasant person or thing.
Example sentences
  • Either way, it seems he's a dirty fleabag, y'know?
  • There's still more than enough fleabags to go around!
  • And the strange thing about a bunch of old cats, old fat cats, fleabags, when they arise to a certain level of power, they forget how they were.

Words that rhyme with fleabag

tea bag

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