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#1 2006-03-27 12:48:13

Registered: 2006-03-27
Posts: 1

"ease drop" for "eavesdrop"

I like the connotatioin of easing up to another’s conversation in order to overhear it. Spotted in a videogame review on

If you ease drop just right you’re able to pick up some nice tid-bits of information

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#2 2006-03-27 18:25:40

From: California
Registered: 2005-10-25
Posts: 1665

Re: "ease drop" for "eavesdrop"

This has been submitted before—most recently by abk on 02/16/06, and before that by Chris Russell on 12/06/05.



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