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soup-strainer

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soup-strainer

noun

A mustache, esp a luxuriant one (1932+)

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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  • If he uses that damned shrubbery as soup-strainer to-night, I'll slosh him with a fork!

    The Adventures of Sally P. G. Wodehouse

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