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English definition of “squeaky-bum time”

squeaky-bum time

noun [U] informal

squeaky-bum time noun [U] (competition)

used humorously to refer to the final stages of a football competition when more than one team can win and people become very excited and nervous

squeaky-bum time noun [U] (game)

used humorously to refer to the final stage of a football game when the team that is winning gets increasingly worried that the other team might score
(Definition of squeaky-bum time from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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