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euphemism Menstrual periods. I couldn't figure out why I was getting such bad cramps, until I finally realized that I was on my monthlies.
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monthly meeting

A recurring administrative gathering in the Quaker religion. Our monthly meeting is this weekend—will I see you there?
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n. the period of menstruation. It’s her monthlies. You know how she feels then.
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McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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