carryings-on


carryings-on
/ˌkæriɪŋz-ˈɒn/ (say .kareeingz-'on)

plural noun
behaviour, especially of a sexual kind, which is regarded disapprovingly.
Also, carrying-on /kæriɪŋ-ˈɒn/ (say kareeing-'on).

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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