double-u

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double-u (plural double-ues)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter W.
  2. (euphemistic) The WC; the toilet.
    • 1974, GB Edwards, The Book of Ebenezer Le Page, New York 2007, p. 234:
      She would try the front door, and try the back door, and look in the windows; and once she even looked in the double-u.

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  • Portuguese: dáblio, dâblio

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