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daikon legs

(DYE-kon leh-eggs) (n) Pidgin description of legs that a short, fat, and white.

Example

English: “Interesting choice, Michi-san. Have you seen these floor-length prom dresses?”

Pidgin: “Michi, you blind? That mini shows off your daikon legs!”

Note: ‘Ōlelo is a Hawaiian word meaning language, speech, word, etc.  To see the current list of Hawaiian and Pidgin words, definitions, and usage please click on

Pidgin Dictionary

 

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