[“batlegirj] n. the transportation of untaxed or undertaxed cigarettes across a state line. (Patterned on bootlegging.)
There’s another news story about buttlegging in northern Indiana tonight.
Most of the guys at the plant do buttlegging on the way home from work.

Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions. 2015.

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