2 edition of Britslang found in the catalog.
|LC Classifications||April 17, 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 86 p. :|
|Number of Pages||65|
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Britslang: An Uncensored A-Z of the People's Language, Including Rhyming Slang. jack up Inject an illegal drug. Yam Although generally known as a vegetable, in London this is a verb. ' This means milk and two sugars with the teabag left in Britslang a while. Britslang - Honking is being sick or throwing up. Taking the biscuit - If something really takes the biscuit, it means it out-does everything else and cannot be bettered.
It is commonly believed that cant was developed from but the Winchester Confessions, a pamphlet published in 1616, clearly distinguishes between Gypsy and Cant words.
Or in the north "tara" which is pronounced sort of like "churar". You've come to the right place. No other in the world has been as bastardised as this one! fag end the used stub of a cigarette and by extension the unpleasant and worthless loose end of any situation. Britslang
Hopefully not getting caught in the process. Filch — Simply to steal. A very British term to describe lots of aspects of life in the United Kingdom.
He agrees to help a student in his math class if the classmate will hook him up with a dishy girl.
Sometimes a , is employed to make taboo speech more acceptable.
You could then tell your friends that you have been done by the police.
Dog's dinner - If you make a real mess of something it might be described as a real dog's dinner.
Do you remember a time before dot coms and the net? Snookered — Appearing in the English dictionary thanks to the ancient game of snooker, to be snookered means you are in a situation from which you can see no obvious escape.