duck-squeezer

duck-squeezer
n. someone with strong concerns about the environment and conservation, especially rescuing oil-covered ducks. (See also eagle freak.)
Some duck-squeezers were complaining about what the new dam might do.
The duck-squeezers were picketing the dam site.

Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions. 2015.

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