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A magazine containing pictures of nude or nearly nude women for the purpose of sexual titillation. You've gotta hide your girlie magazines better, dude—you don't want your mom to find them!
have (one's) nose in a book
To be reading a book. Often used of people who always seem to be reading. He's had his nose in a book for the entire camping trip. I wish he would take a break and enjoy the scenery. Poor Mary is so shy. She just has her nose in a book wherever she goes.
have (one's) nose in a magazine
To be reading a magazine. Often used of people who always seem to be reading. He's had his nose in a magazine for the entire camping trip. I wish he would take a break and enjoy the scenery. Poor Mary is so shy. She just has her nose in a magazine wherever she goes.
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have your nose in a ˈbook, magaˈzine, etc.(informal) be reading something and giving it all your attention: She’s always got her nose in a book.
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n. a magazine featuring pictures of nude women. The girlie magazines were hidden under the counter.
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