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Flog it

Posted by Word Camel on February 02, 2004

In Reply to: Flog it posted by Henry on February 02, 2004

: : hi.
: : does anyonr know the connection between auctioneering and the phrase "flog it"?
: : thanks
: : abe

: Flog is an English slang word for sell. I assume you're referring to the BBCtv programme Flog It! Auction programmes seem to have taken over from cookery and home improvements.

Flogging is slang for selling.