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a pattern, form, or course that resembles the shape of the numeral eight ()
A form or representation, such as a knot or an ice-skating maneuver, that has the shape of the numeral 8.
(plural figure eights)
(third-person singular simple present figure eights, present participle figure eighting, simple past and past participle figure eighted)
- To move in a figure eight pattern.
- (slang) To engage in mutual masturbation (meaning 2).