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Smaller slang dictionary.

Eric Partridge

Smaller slang dictionary.

by Eric Partridge

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Published by Routledge and Kegan Paul in London .
Written in English


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portion a part of a whole; section: A portion of the building was under construction.; segment; ration; allotment Not to be confused with: potion – elixir, brew, concoction; a drink, esp. one having magical powers: a love potion portion (pôr′shən) n. 1. A section or quantity within a larger thing; a part of a whole. 2. A part separated from a. smaller parts definition, meaning, English dictionary, synonym, see also 'small',small beer',smallage',small ermine', Reverso dictionary, English definition, English.

  The times at which each individual actor is expected to be at the theater. Call times vary based on the amount of time required to make-up the actor and may be staggered among smaller roles to allow for sharing of dressing room space and/or make up artists. "cans" A slang term used for communication head-sets used during shows. The head set. piece meaning: 1. a part of something: 2. as a single thing and not divided into smaller pieces: 3. to break. Learn more.

small (smôl) adj. smaller, smallest 1. a. Being below average in size: a small car. b. Being below average in quantity or extent: a small donation; a small project. 2. Limited in importance or significance; trivial: a small matter. 3. Having limited position, influence, or status; minor: "A crowd of small writers had vainly attempted to rival. slash definition: 1. to cut with a sharp blade using a quick, strong movement: 2. to very much reduce something. Learn more.


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This Smaller Slang Dictionary has been written for the general public. Though it includes important survivals from earlier periods, it deals mainly with the slang of the twentieth century, and, in Smaller slang dictionary.

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Smaller slang dictionary. London, Routledge and Kegan Paul [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Eric Partridge. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages 23 cm: Reviews.

User-contributed reviews. Smaller slang dictionary by Partridge, Eric, Publication date Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by ttscribehongkong on Novem SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Terms of Pages: Lists of rhyming slang are included to acquaint you with the Cockney rhyming slang - such as whistle and flute means suit.

So take a shufti through The UK to USA Dictionary British English vs. American English and see if you can suss out the meanings. /5(76). fool, halfwit, dolt, ignoramus, imbecile, simpleton; A slur for those not as intelligent as you are—used particularly by those who are highly intelligent prodigies for those who are not.

From the movie "Little Man Tate" where Fred uses the term "Lepton" to refer to others who aren't as intelligent as he is. Author: Eric Partridge. Smaller Slang Dictionary.

Title: Smaller Slang Dictionary. Year of publication: First Edition. pages. Striped dust jacket over green cloth with gilt lettering. Loss to spine Rating: % positive. Smaller Slang Dictionary by Eric Partridge and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at (Noun, plural) Female breasts that are considered small, i.e.

smaller than average or smaller than what is considered beautiful. With a huge variety in breast sizes as well as preferences, what are considered small breasts differs widely, too. The smallest bra size is an AA cup, followed by A and B, which are often considered small.

Some women have a truly flat chest, with hardly any. Screenshot "Growth hacking is a mindset through which smaller tech companies do everything possible to stand out in a big market, gain exposure, and increase their user base.

Smallage definition, the celery, Apium graveolens, especially in its wild state. See more. On the town definition, a thickly populated area, usually smaller than a city and larger than a village, having fixed boundaries and certain local powers of government.

See more. Eric Honeywood Partridge (6 February – 1 June ) was a New Zealand–British lexicographer of the English language, particularly of its writing career was interrupted only by his service in the Army Education Corps and the. A number of smaller versions are available, including a pocket edition, as well as companion volumes such as a thesaurus.

The latest edition of the main complete version of the Macquarie Dictionary is the seventh, published in The Macquarie. Bully definition is - a blustering, browbeating person; especially: one who is habitually cruel, insulting, or threatening to others who are weaker, smaller, or in some way vulnerable.

How to use bully in a sentence. bully Wasn't Always Negative Synonym Discussion of bully. Synonyms for book at with free online thesaurus, antonyms, and definitions.

Find descriptive alternatives for book. E Earbashing: nagging, non-stop chatter Ekka: the Brisbane Exhibition, an annual show Esky: large insulated food/drink container for picnics, barbecues etc. Exy: expensive F Face, off one's: drunk ("He was off his face by 9pm") Fair dinkum: true, genuine Fair go: a chance ("give a bloke a fair go") Fair suck of the sav!: exclamation of wonder, awe, disbelief (see also "sav").

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Thirdly, check out two books written by our slang dictionary editor Daniel White Hodge: Heaven Has A Ghetto: The Missiological Gospel and Theology of Tupac Amaru Shakur (VDM Academic ) and The Soul of Hip Hop: Rimbs Timbs & A Cultural Theology.The concise new Partridge dictionary of slang and unconventional English User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict.

This is a smaller version of Dalzell and Victor's New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English (LJ 5/15/06). Unlike its predecessor, a two-volume, plus-page tome, the Concise Read full review.To deliberately avoid a person or break a promise to meet with someone.

Old North End and East Boston term. Pronounced "Frap." Whipped milk, ice cream, and flavoring. This editor used to mix hot coffee with vanilla ice cream and heavy cream back in the old days! Similar to a milkshake. In the old North End and East Boston Italian-American.