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big moment

noun phrase

One's sweetheart or lover (1930s+ Students)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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  • The instant Neale entered their presence he divined that he faced a big moment in his life.

    The U.P. Trail Zane Grey
  • This is a big moment for me, perhaps the biggest moment of my life.

    Windy McPherson's Son Sherwood Anderson
  • By chance the moment of his entrance was also a big moment in the life of the man he had come to see.

    Poor White Sherwood Anderson
  • She weakly wanted to put off the big moment; dared not face it.

    At the Crossroads Harriet T. Comstock
  • But that, when her big moment came, she had met it squarely.

    Dangerous Days Mary Roberts Rinehart

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