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do bird

slang To serve a prison sentence. Primarily heard in UK. After doing bird for the past five years, Mark is getting released from jail today.
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do bird

serve a prison sentence. British informal
In this phrase bird comes from rhyming slang birdlime ‘time’.
See also: bird
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