leg-pulling leg-pulling


  • (n) as a joke: trying to make somebody believe something that is not true


  1. Used to Presidential leg-pulling, they waited for the joker.
  2. To such leg-pulling, the star is blithely oblivious.


  • Sir Peter, director of the acclaimed "Lord of the Rings" trilogy, said: "It's Kiwi tongue-in-cheek humour at its very best, but beneath the leg-pulling is genuine pride. Having a big Wellywood sign surely pokes affectionate fun at Hollywood, and the...
    on Mar 10, 2010 By: Peter Jackson Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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untenable untenable
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