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RANDOM HOUSE THESAURUS OF

ESTHER LEWIN AND ALBERT E. LEWIN 150,000 UNCENSORED SLANG TERMS

THE RANDOM HOUSE THESAURUS OF SLANG A BOOK FOR WRITERS AND FOR WORD BUFFS • More than 12,000 standard English words • Over 150,000 slang and argot synonyms, phrases, and idioms • Each main entry identified with part-of-speech label • Entries cross-referenced to enhance usefulness

"A delightful book... Browsing through the Lewins' thesaurus is like eating peanuts. It's not easy to stop after a few entries. A universal human experience involves going to the John, rest room, library, facilities, amenities, comfort station, sandbox, biffy, bippy, chamber of commerce, gazoo, the Andy Qump and the old soldiers' home... a joy for the word lover." — James Kilpatrick "Slang made respectable: Some word lovers will take offense, and others will peruse the Thesaurus of Slang with glee." —The Editorial Eye "a source for finding words and phrases that often express concepts more vividly than formal language." —Booklist "The working writer.. .will find this book useful when writing informally. It will also appeal to word buffs and other browsers." — Stephen H. Cape, Library Journal

9 780679"727002

ISBN D-hTI-TS

THE RANDOM HOUSE

THESAURUS OF

SLANQ

RANDOM HOUSE

THESAURUS
OF

SLANQ
RANDOM HOUSE • NEW YORK

Esther Lewin and Albert E* Lewin
150,000 uncensored contemporary
slang terms, common idioms, and colloquialisms arranged for quick and easy reference

To Talia and Ian and in memory of dear Natalie

Copyright © 1988 by Esther and Albert E. Lewin All rights reserved under International and Pan-American Copyright Conventions. No part of this publication may be reproduced in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, without permission in writing from the publisher. All inquiries should be addressed to Reference Department, Random House, Inc., 201 East 50th Street, New York, N.Y. 10022. Published in the United States by Random House, Inc., New York. This edition published by arrangement with Facts on File, Inc.

Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Lewin, Esther. The Random House thesaurus of slang. Reprint. Originally published: The thesaurus of slang. New York, N.Y.: Facts on File Publications, © 1988. Bibliography: p. 1. English language — Slang — Dictionaries. 2. English language — Synonyms and antonyms — Dictionaries. I. Lewin, Albert E. II. Title. PE3721.L45 1989 427'.003 89-10254 ISBN O-679-727OO-O Manufactured in the United States of America 23456789

Preface
The Random House Thesaurus of Slang is made up of 12,000 English words listed alphabetically; each is followed by one or more of the 150,000 slang words or phrases contained in this volume. That simple arrangement is what makes this book a useful tool for writers, speakers, students of language and anyone else who might need a quick and easy source of slang. It has been said that a thesaurus is a book in which you look up the wrong word in order to find the right one. That definition fits this book perfectly. As a thesaurus, it offers a convenient translation from standard English to its slang equivalent. It is by no means a slang dictionary, nor is it meant to be. Using this thesaurus, all or part of a formal English sentence can be rewritten in slang, something almost impossible to do using a slang dictionary. This is not to say that slang dictionaries should be considered superfluous. It is the basic premise that is different; a dictionary is meant to define words, but if the user doesn't know the slang word for which a definition is sought, a slang dictionary is reduced to little more than a volume for browsing. If anything, The Random House Thesaurus of Slang should make slang dictionaries more useful. Except in a few instances where the use of an obscure slang term is demonstrated, this thesaurus, since it is not a dictionary, does not define slang words beyond giving them a formal English synonym. For a more precise definition of the words found in this book, a slang dictionary should be used. In a sense, this volume is similar to a foreign-language dictionary in that it "translates" formal English into the language of slang. To some readers slang can seem like a foreign language and, like a foreign language, there are times when it doesn't translate exactly. The same word or phrase can differ subtly in meaning in different contexts. In an extreme instance a word can be its own antonym; for example, baddest can mean "best" or "worst." While attempting to determine the right formal synonym of a slang term, we often asked which formal English word was the one most likely to occur to a reader searching for a slang synonym. For example, it is not likely a reader would .think to find pot likker under the entry residue. Soup stock was more credible. Therefore, for some entries, precision has been sacrificed for ease of use. Where a widely used slang term is not easily translated into standard English, the slang itself is listed at the subject heading. Such a case is blind date. The slang in this collection is based on actual usage culled from a wide variety of sources, such as newspapers, magazines, fiction and nonfiction books, television, radio, trade papers, industry, casual conversation. For the most part, the slang terms in this thesaurus are in current general usage; however, the reader will also find many of the most recent words appearing particularly in the language of young people, technical workers and politicians. In these pages, most readers will discover unfamiliar words and phrases, as well as old words with surprising new definitions. All of language was once "nonstandard," until the invention of the printing press created the need for standardization and inspired the first dictionary. Slang also originates out of need. New words are continually coming into the language, to stay only as long as they are useful. No attempt was made in this book to rule out "vogue" words. Deciding which of these words are merely passing through the language and which are taking up more-or-less permanent residence was not part of our editorial criteria. Slang is created by all social classes in every kind of circumstance as a more convenient, more private, or more entertaining means of communication. Groups create their own language within a language. The various kinds of slang are a means of identification. Peers recognize each other through its use. Slang is a way of belonging, of "speaking the same language." The word slang itself is said to have once meant "to be abusive." And much slang is abusive, chauvinistic, irreverent, profane, and sexually explicit. This book includes all types of slang, uncensored. For better or worse, this is the slang commonly used in America today. Experts in linguistics disagree among themselves over matters of definition, and they are certain to disagree with some of the definitions in this work. It is a risk anyone who prepares such a text must take. In those instances where it can be pointed out that we are in error, corrections will be made most gratefully, but for the moment, what the reader finds within these pages is as close to the correct usage of slang, colloquialisms, and the American idiom as we could presently determine. —Esther and Albert E. Lewin

Where definition is necessary. " The operational word is basic. jam. "Freedom of speech is basic to democracy. Wherever possible." Synonyms for that sense of the word are listed under the numeral J. do ones stuff. directing you to collateral meanings of the word. jam through. Following the slang terms there appears "See EXECUTE. Look up the word basic. bottom line. there are no listings simply referring the reader to another category without some slang synonyms listed. name of the game. verbs become nouns and nouns verbs. It is agreed among lexicographers that finding exactly the right synonym for a word is an inexact pursuit. nouns are listed with adjectives. politicians. be on. the "See" category can provide many more choices. "See also" references provide a broader selection still. 1. members of the clergy—anyone who deals with the expression of ideas through words. " In addition to the listing of slang synonyms under a particular word. Still another refinement is offered to aid your search for exactly the right word. the thesaurus also offers a broader selection of words to assist you in finding exactly the sense you seek. A semicolon separates specialized references from the general: such words might refer only to males as opposed to females or might differentiate activities from objects. you find a wide range of choices. The Random House Thesaurus of Slang is simple to use. ." and "See also PERFORM. meat and potatoes. go on. widely used words are listed first. railroad. 2. ENACT v. Under each of these words is a collection of slang synonyms. where its at. See EXECUTE.How to Use This Book For speakers. In standard English. positives are used as negatives. writers of fact or fiction. The word enact is synonymous with "legislate. plain vanilla. the most current. do a turn. "Freedom of speech is the meat and potatoes of democracy. parts of speech are mixed. As a convenience. playwrights. do a number. Except for the sake of clarity. If you don't find the word you are seeking in the first group. BASIC n." or "Freedom of speech is the nub of democracy. See also PERFORM." "See" references offer a broader selection of slang synonyms." Number 2 provides a selection of "act" words. coal and ice. allowing the reader a choice of synonyms without having to look further. no two words carry precisely the same meaning and it is no different with slang. where exact definitions are often as varied as the locales in which the words are used. Depending on the level of informality desired. "Enact" illustrates three of these features. reference to a good slang dictionary is recommended. "Enact" also means to "act. nitty gritty. so the sentence can be written. name. advertising copy writers. See also VITAL. The thesaurus should not be considered a dictionary. In many cases. That's the way you will find it here. no attempt has been made to define slang beyond the category heading. Standard English words are listed in alphabetical order. nub. Suppose you are preparing a speech or an essay and you want to make the following statement less formal. railroad through. screen and television writers. publicists. journalists. steamroller through.

and who was ever ready to help with the drudgery of checking references. and preparing bibliographies. who was always available to advise. Joseph Simon. to perform so many complex tasks when personal computers were still very primitive. for his sage advice and our sadness that he will not see it in its final form. for his technical expertise.Acknowledgments Our deep appreciation to: the presentation of the work. for his help in shaping . researching. read manuscript. To our many patient friends. DBMS. publisher of Ward Ritchie Press. Eliza Lewin. who tailored his deftly programmed data base management system. and to provide technical counseling and general encouragement. Anthony Borras. who kept us current with the youth and music scenes. Professor Herbert Turman. Charles Bloch of Bantam Books. who were unaware of their cooperation as guinea pigs in blind tests of questionable material.

Y. Ind Anon Arc Ass't Bl Bsbl CB C. I. N.A Lt M Medic Mex Mil Ms academy adjective administration adverb Air Force American Indian anonymous archaic assistant black baseball Citizen's Band Radio Central Intelligence Agency derogatory electrical eskimo female financial football Internal Revenue Service German Japanese jocular Los Angeles lieutenant male medical Mexican military manuscript N n News N. F Amer. A Derog Elec Esk Fern Fin Ftbl I.List of Abbreviations Acad adj Admin adv A.S.S.S Ger Jap Joe L. D WWI WWII Yid Navy noun newspaper New York New York City obsolete obscene plural political pornographic pronoun religious restaurant romantic railroad school southern Spanish student use theatrical use television underworld Union of Soviet Socialist Republics usually verb venereal disease World War I World War II Yiddish . R Sch So Sp Stu The TV U U.YC Obs Obsc PI Pol Porno pron Rel Rest Rom R.R Usu v V.R.

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discombobulate. nest. bag it. sit tight. bug off. up to snuff. take the oath. grody. quit the scene. just what the doctor ordered. grab. ABIDE v. kick. See CAPABLE. out in left field. ABILITY n. weirdo. leave high and dry. off base. give up the ship. ABBREVIATED adj. chuck it. stow it. ABASH v. awful beastly. throw into a swivet. throw in the towel. leg it out. mental. know all the ins and outs. snake out. fuddle. drop it. dump. pull the pin. leg. See also SHORT. snatch. fase out. pack it in. see also SKILLFUL. ball up. let it all hang out. pigeonholed. skidoo. cool it. See DISLIKE. bag it. able. quit cold. kick off. cut to the bone. back down. perch. cut it out. See also ECCENTRIC. breadbasket. RENOUNCE. push out. lay off. cut. See DESPICABLE. opt out. throw in the sponge. binch (job). bail out. flying fool). cool it. be allergic to. get to the meat. bunk. know the score. live with. take a powder. the right stuff. See STOMACH. ABNEGATION n. who me? not by a long shot. nothing doing. change one's tune. shanghai. know one's goods. ABNORMAL adj. boil down. sidelined. on the rocks. spare tire. fly the coop. spaz. know one's [practically anything]. inner man. throw into a tizzy. eyes to cool it. get on the wagon. duck. sell out. stonewall. chuck it. sneeze. give up. bottle up and go. passed up. off base. time to bail. spaghetti. ABDOMINAL ORGANS n. have savvy. pot. know the ropes. psycho. flake out. roost. put the snatch on one. squat. dust. do a fase. kiss good-bye. scratch gravel. left in the lurch. total shuck. cutting the mustard. ABJURE v. cry uncle. run out on. fuck with. paid one's dues. toss over. icky. punk out. ABLE adj. walk out on. potbelly. swear off. innards. leave in the lurch. grossed out on. ABDICATE v. know one's onions. leave in the lurch. See also DESERT. ABANDON v. nix out. up to speed. hang in there. bear with. cop out. peel out. ditch. See also SHORTEN. off-color. wash one's hand of. pass by. drag it. flaky. hang out. fat chance. angle. tummy. give up the ghost. bow out. gross. See also QUIT. hang easy. pull in one's horns. inner workings. give it up. savvy. don't sweat it. gut. no way. chicken out. pass. hatup. department of the interior. hang up one's spurs. pigeonhole. ABANDONED adj. slide. fold. See ENDURE. hang loose. sidetrack. know-how. put up with. 1. fase. bail out. pass up. screwy. pass up. sidetracked. unlax. chill out. pass on. sniff a powder. drop out. take it easy. butt out. throw over. RESIGN.. fool (e. hang in. fuck off. bog down. bug. nix. haul one's freight. break it off. have no use for. cut loose. know one's fruit. all around. See also ABNORMAL. cool out. up to it. knock off. mellow out. storm out. ABDUCT v. but out. ABERRANT adj. drop. ooze out. funny. ship out. go over the side. pigeonhole. burn out. ABBREVIATE v. kick. hear of. let it all out. Section 8. take French leave (without permission). book. know one's oil. ABATE v. off-color. stand for. go with the flow. alpha. cave in. walk. leave holding the bag. be big. shake. trim. stay away from. for short. stand down. have an allergy to. See RESIGN. nutshell. out of line. come off. take care of business. sideline. forget it. drop like a hot potato. yucky. up to the mark. inner works. out of line. grody to the max. for weird. heel. cheese it. opt out. sell out. know one's groceries. know one's oats. ease out. lay back. right there. bay window. break it up. know one's goulash. fantasmo. shucky. ABHORRENT adj. See DENIAL. let go. chuck. See SKILL. bunk out. swear off. what it takes. cry off. put in a nutshell. take a walk. . pass on. crash. hang tough. dognap (dog abduction). inners. know backwards and forwards. give in. drift away. leave flat. knock off. flaky. shake. let it all happen. know one's bananas. put it to the wind. mad (jazz)> wicked. hang it up. godforsaken. dancing fool. insides. coast. on the ball. ABDOMEN n. pull out. leave high and dry. can it. belly. corporation. screw. the stuff. gross. time to book. ease on. turn it off. See also BEWILDER.g. pull the plug. See INHABIT. know one's beans. slough. sideline. slam off. the goods. throw overboard. be down on. pull up stakes. up stakes. 2.A A n. weirdo. count out. pack in. rat. check out. know all the answers. ABHOR v. quit cold turkey. there. leave holding the bag. cut down. fase away. change one's song. guts.

blow. honest to God. in a handbasket. wipe it off. sure as hell. skip. ABSENTMINDED adj. for real. all off. play hookey. beastly. ABODE n. shot. follow. check. condo. go AWOL. absentminded professor. spacey. shot down. come hell or high water. stay away in droves. it. blue pencil. ABSCOND v. scrub. ABSOLUTE adj. zap. bleach. goof off. you're not kidding. looking out the window. fershtay. awful. dommy. out-ofpocket. pro-choicer (pro). renig. put in a nutshell. call off. wipe the slate clean. no ifs ands or buts. asquatulate. snippy. no strings attached. dead sure. exfiltrate. crash pad.2 abode ABSENT adj. bag (Sch. split. go easy on. pull out. fade away. cut and run. digs. French leave. no fine print at the bottom. sure as death and taxes. cut. beat the rap. no holds barred. off the hook. do in. you betcha. 1. wiped out. take a runout powder. shot down in flames. fade. no joker in the deck. let one off the hook. right-to-lifer. ABSORB v. the lights are on but nobody's home. 2. over the hill. to a tee. skedaddle. no catch. get. with tits on. ABROGATE v. you know. no show. no-show. be up to here with. 3. straight from the shoulder. soak up. let one off this time. craptically. call it quits. co-op. the very thing. no joke. See CANCELED. cut. joint. break it off. sure as shootin'. lay off. latch onto. grody. domi. in the ball park. flat out. See REPEAL. dead cert. ABORT v. let go. hand out clemo. up front. but def. hookey. be knee deep in. not show up. downright. ghost (counted as present). killed. scram. ABSOLUTELY adv. French leave. ABOUT adv. git. break off. skip class. you can say that again. nobody home. fer shirr. be all over the place. rather. you said it. indeedy. popcorn headed. ABRUPT adj. knock it off. See also FORGETFUL. be alive with. zapped. vamoose. cut out. no buts about it. snip. scrub. pretty near. powder. duck out. the checker. in spades. you know it. no fine print. gross. See IRRITATING. on the noggin. nutshell. be no end to. flop. let it go. cut. sure as can be. be up to one's ass in. ditch. stinking. you're darn tootin'. clear. Is a bear Catholic?. skip out. write off. See HOUSE. surest thing you know. ABROGATED adj. real. AWOL. ABSENT v. no kicker. make oneself scarce. See also FAILURE. Judy (I understand). go south with. DESTROY. washed out. cut off. Does the Pope shit in the woods?. make feet. be thick with. on the lemon. kibosh. with bells on. eat (eat the cost). for a fact. no kicker. get. hard to take. have a full plate. goofing off. that's the ticket.). no strings attached. dope off. CANCELED. ABOMINABLE adj. jump. sure as fate. get the hell out. right you are. skin out. a-wol. scrubbed. scrub. cutting. be thick as flies. turn up missing. dog it. over the hill. clear out. let go. get off the hook. in the neighborhood of. fly the coop. space cadet. fuck off. no ifs ands or buts. out of touch. with knobs on. the real McCoy. AWOL. fade out. take off. fucking-A. pipe dreaming. lam. right on. be up to one's ears in. really truly. ABRASIVE adj. chop. flat. you better believe it. moony. hookey. diggings. no holds barred. crib. right to life. Is the Pope Catholic?. coop. See also NEAR. be more than you can shake a stick at. See UNDERSTAND. take in. spiky. ankle. out. sure as God made little green apples. co-opt. airheaded. fer shure. finish off. put the kibosh on. sure as the devil. launder. See CANCEL. knock out. hairy. be no end of. right on. why sure. I'll tell the cockeyed world. go over the hill. I'll tell the world. cut class. pad. ABSOLVE v. sure thing. duck and run. . on the button. PERFORM v. clemo. woolgathering. mooning. make a break for it. pro life. let off. ABSOLVED adj. blitz. Does a bear shit in the woods?. you bet. spring. right on. absofuckinglutely. crawl with. kaput. straight out. posilutely. fer sher. see also STOP. ABOVEBOARD adj. sure as I live and breathe. rub the wrong way. let one off easy. you said a mouthful. ABOUND v. and no mistake. lousy. ABORTION. lifeboat. pro-lifer (anti). make oneself scarce. straight out. buck. wink at. be all over the joint. blink at. ABOLISH v. call a spade a spade. flush. grody to the max. See HONEST. def. on the nose. beat it. call all bets off. whitewash. kill. cert. nix. pull a rabbit. See SHORTEN. take French leave. torpedo. you betcher life. absitively. take over. sleazeball. See BAD. stone (stone deaf) almighty. right as rain. rotten. no show. talk a walk. walked. nix. snappy. all bets are off. hole. for dang sure. den. no catch. pro choice. sanitize. out to lunch. be filthy with. get into. breeze. go AWOL. let off. ABRIDGE v. grim. right-o. See CANCEL. take French leave. ABORTION n. practically. ABSENCE n. on French leave. for sure. take a walk. hightail. AWOL. flat out. sure enough. make no bones about it. skip. take a powder. take it on the lam. on the money. short. let up on.

peel rubber. ding hao. ABUSE n. 2. See PREOCCUPIED. zing. sit on one's duff. fit in. pop. stomach. bad-mouth. in the swim. sign off on. total cahcah. clear as dishwater. 1. roughhouse. don't make waves. knock up. put the pedal to the metal. crasher (boy). signifying. break one's balls. power tool. nerd. take as gospel truth. cutthroat. dig. sit on the fence. kimble (tries to be). smear. a gas. lay rubber. cut. gross out. blow off. give the stamp of approval. hang up. roll over and play dead. rev up. dogged. take one's lumps. play the dozens. See OBSCURE. give the green light. put down. take the pledge. old Siwash. kicking around. go on the wagon. chop. up to code. nutty. make an ass of oneself. swim with the tide. step on the gas. ducky. See SPEED. daydreaming. peachy. clear as mud.acceptable 3 ABSORBED adj. spotlight. horseshit. buckwheats. dory. plate is full. screwing around. quinine. cool. pick on. sour grapes. get bent. fucking over. ABSTRUSE adj. tool. shuck and jive. manhandle. 4. See NONSENSE. jazz. all root. pipe dreaming. toe the mark. head over heels in. ding how. just ducky. big deal. take one up on. cut up. humping. fool around. wet blanket. signifyn' shucking and jiving. hammer. hats off to. Sing n' J ing. 1. give the go by. halls of ivy. gone. sappy. shag. tear down. on the ball. OK. fucking-A. give the green light. freaky. gasser. on the beam. put on the afterburners. fool. ABUSED adj. gome. selling. cap. bull. daffy. hit.. live with. 1. rag on. ACCEPT v. flaky. play the game. campy. give the nod. rev. kopasetic. coolsville. sit out. drop the hammer down. up to snuff. buy. gagged up. ABSURD adj. 2. heavy. cave in. fence-sitter. louse around. ABSORPTION n. no end of. fence sit. dizzy. do the crazy act. mooning. squid. honey. hit with buckwheats. crazy. do a number on. haircut (by a female). lay a batch. vanilla. ACCELERATE v. prom trotter. hip. sharp. aggie. crawling with. on the water wagon. screwy. gas. take the cure. screw around. cow college. Greek to me. give one a zinger. 3. go along with. slam. coolville. dry. throat. spider. mess around with. egghead. slap at. tool on. reat. hassle. shitting on. get behind. do the crazy bit. you've got me. shafted. See ENGROSSED. OK. give a black eye. ABSTINENT adj. make tracks. cuss out. ACADEMY n. flumadiddle. fire up. batty. sound. A-okay. give one the finger. ACCEDE v. yokky. rolling in. bitter mouth. bullshit. fuck over. shake up. moony. nail it. railroad through. take. flapdoodle. thumbs up. screwing. hammer on. put one's John Hancock on. dust. really into. lump it. check out. wax. See also BATTERED. dig at. have to scrape one off the sidewalk. total. slide by easy. give in. headline. signify. pushing around. dump on. 1. rag. shit. woolgathering. trash. ACCELERATOR PEDAL n. for grins. eat sleep and breathe [something]. jake. sit on one's butt. trendy. stinking with. it's the berries. jokey. wacky. bash. ABUSE v. tomfool. pass up. screw. goofy. bad-mouth. rip up the back. knock. okee doke. mod. play dirty dozens. all reet. chop chop. See SCHOOL. ABSTAINER n. ACADEMICIAN n. ink squirter. give one or something the go by. prof. pass. okay. highlight. kick one around. See AGREE. A. brain. put up with. lousy with. rank out. peachy keen. knifing. camp. staring into the middle distance. piss on. all righty. See also TEACHER. A-OK. it beats me. copacetic. OK. ding ho. auger. sign. right on. swipe. batch out. limelight. crap. cut to the quick. ding hau. lap up. quit. fern sem. pooh-pooh. bung up. freaked out. big. picked on. take over the hurdles. mucho. be game for. give five fingers to one. yentz. railroad. gun. back bite. open er up. stroke. go on the water wagon. ABUNDANT adj. hep. got to hand it to one. when in Rome do as the Romans do. large. applesauce. give the go ahead. okydory. swell. . lousing around. jive. okay dokey. bear with. faddy. check up. swallow. dish it out. on the wagon. throw in the towel. cockamamie. mess up. cut down to size. loony. swallow hook line and sinker. up to here in. underline. dish out. hurl a brickbat. set store by. ABSURDITY n. play ball with. one of the boys. crazy. wonk. 2. go by. masscult. cereb. do one wrong. kooky. hosing. balloon juice. back cap. have eyes for. spot. ACCENTUATE v. See also APPROVE. rubberstamp. bung. ACCEPTABLE adj. pat on the back. tool. buckwheat. 2. up to one's ass in. sit on one's hands. ABSTRACTED adj. grind. on the water wagon. grub. on the wagon. George. don't rock the boat. go for. pissing on. took the pledge. skinning alive. See PLENTIFUL. teach. make a monkey of oneself. lulu. cool. Christer. run down. teetotaler. tuff. filthy with. hunky-dory. okay. walking wounded. go along with. drooly. give one the cold shoulder. See also FOOLISH. like a shot. do the crazy shtick. a drug on the market. hot air. hitting on all six. all to the mustard. dozens. fold. push around. dippy. rough up. pencil geek. off the wall. cry uncle. stand for. sizzler. See also ENDURE. slick. sit still for. roll. brainery. A. hose. shit on. okay. eat up. goofus. so so. give the go ahead. joshing. BS. dry. take stock in. on the dry. ride. sound dozens. phedinkus. ABSTAIN v. hump. on the right track. sit on one's ass. bookworm.

cuff. take. bomb. on the hook. crack em up. 1. ACCEPTANCE n. PR. whole megillah. contact. total. take care of. on the beam. knocked off. shape up or ship out. make. in orbit. kosher. face off. cut some ice. done to a frazzle. Bit 10-4. savvy. fab. sharp. go by the book. ACCESSORY n. ACCORDION n. with it. pen driver. put over. mess 'em up. brace. arrive. good vibrations. ACCOUNTABLE adj. arrived. beat one's drum. say so. shadow. stall. digs. groove. pen pusher. go down. in. hep. ACCLAIMED adj. highly touted. ACCESSIBLE adj. spiel. okay. klutzy. commercial. hand it to. cross. opening up. ACCOUNT n. pass current. right on the money. big hand. wired. ACCOMPANIMENT n. diggings. good Joe. touted. green light. cut ice. shill. insider. okay people. in there. kosher. playing their game. plant. rave. on tap. checkeroo. cool. 2. did the trick. See CONFORM. back. date. See also CONFRONT. hotsie-totsie. wised up. ACCLIMATED adj. shape up. chew one's tobacco. straight. 3. rear ender. a wrap. figure in. handy. run into. lowdown. give a posy. squire. pulled it off. See also STORY. sharp. one's own sweet time. stall. back up. put away. squeeze box. groovy. hounds. rave. okayed. surefire. smashup. 2. be a sport. bring home the bacon. ACCLAIM v. ACCORD n. home cooking. whistle down. run down. mitt pound. grunt. See HOUSE. cow sociology. See also INDULGENT. all set. hot. deal. 2. hip. home free. shot. See also FINISHED. stroking. dealt with. made it. came through with. ringer. wind box. right guy. hip to the jive. event (nuclear). See ACHIEVE. straight. tag along. roof over one's head. score. belled. crack-up. ACCLAIM n. abreaction route. See also CELEBRITY. close. get someplace. Calamity Jane. all woke up. 1. on deck. ACCLAMATION n. ACCOMMODATING adj. ACCOST v. puff up. do justice. in. tote up. carry the load. See AGREEMENT. brag about. take out. See ACCOMPANY v. on the right track. get to first base. on the ball. according to Hoyle. butterfingers. stack-up. hear it for. right guy. whistle for. ACCOMMODATE v. . give a bouquet. score. in the groove. fixed. connection. home. the whole picture. bad news. nail it. the door's always open. puff. come-atable. Rock of Gibraltar. the picture. drag. getinable. be a somebody. crib. pumping up. puffing up. washed up. ACCIDENT PRONE adj. according to the book. highly touted. have under one's belt. tab. APPROVAL. be a regular fellow. 1. insider. that's it. rackup. stick to. story. count heads. touted. pencil pusher. do one proud. See also COUNT. check. knows one's business. far out. tab. pencil shover. STATEMENT. door. hand. groan box. unzip. ACCOUNTING n. dicker. straight arrow. done to a T. pat on the head. Doctor Spocking the help. pack. 1. push. stroke. play by play. CPA. okay. megillah. kudo. pitch. frantic. boost. sew up. fifty-fifty. See also STATEMENT. bean counter. count. keep score. make hay. done to a finish. buttoned up. go with the flow. flag. dope out. deal. slipup.4 acceptance cooking with gas. tailgate. backing. run down. pull off. won one's spurs. don't make waves. wound up. all over but the shouting. 2. ACCIDENT n. play the game. user friendly. root. wrapped up. boy scout. settled in. getable. almost home (nearly). smash. go-ahead. count noses. sea legs. count on one. score. regular. meet halfway. done for. card-carrying. ACCOMPLISHED adj. get one's sea legs. do the trick. open ACCOMPLISH v. aces. crash pad. set. box of teeth. make it. kosher. have to hand it to. do a bang-up job. score. fluke. have em on their feet. bend over backwards. get out from under. don't rock the boat. lap organ. brainy. playing it safe. mopped up. bang em up. open arms. bring down the house. make hay while the sun shines. ACCOMMODATIONS n. ready. strokes. the books. plant. ABCs. dog one's heels. put across. beat one's skin. in the groove. 2. ACCOUNTANT n. sharp pencil pusher. on the same wavelength. right on. dog. wrack-up. legit. 3. scratch hit. shunt. flag down. one's two cents' worth. spook. 1. blow by blow. ice. See SKILLED. See also RESPONSIBLE. blow one's horn. pileup. See also STORY. keep tabs. get there. in the loop. all around. ACCEPTED adj. pat on the back. IOU. in a rut. ACCOMPLICE n. shlep along. take account of. ACCOUNT v. furp. hit. pass. on target. put it over. whenever. in like Flynn. good vibes. tab. polished off. draft. cleaned up. string along. See also ACCUSTOMED. tag after. turned the trick. See also COMPROMISE. fender tag. tote. SKILLFUL. ACCOMMODATION n. chew one's cabbage. okay people. fender-bender. 2. ACCESS n. in line. pad.

do one's thing. pull it off. fall guy. let one have it. do the trick. hang something on. clean up. on the money. hit the bull's-eye. holler. fess up. get well. dance to ones tune. roar. stunt. all fired. cleaned up. pile. fit in. lock up.C. make out. piece. in the groove. do to a T. cut a deal. ACCUMULATE v. ACQUIT v. fold. ACCURATE adj. make it. name. cream up. do a turn. See also GET. pick up. set. percolate. make the grade. 2. not give one a rumble or tumble. See CONFESS. fit in. stink. lay at one's door. squeak by (barely). luck. ACQUIESCENT adj. bring home the bacon. yes-man. let off. point the finger at. as advertised. beat out. do up brown. pan out. 1. on the button. step into the shoes of. I'll be back to you. ACCUMULATION n. swim with the tide. tear off. right on. come on. okay. wrap up. 3. arrive. Milquetoast. get one's sea legs. get it off one's chest. big stink. cop. ACQUIRE v. a hooha. mitzvah (good). put it over. do to a turn. sweet talk. give a knockdown. put the lid on. make a name for oneself. do the job. go on. get rich. bum rap (false). put across. hustle. poligot. INCREASE. wipe it off. one down and two to go. false front. ACQUITTED adj. ACQUIESCE v. get to first base. See also IN- ACCUSTOM v. access. roll over and play dead. bring down the house. get fat. 2. out with it. See also INTRODUCE. 1. let off the hook. eat shit. making like the anvil chorus in one's skull. hoke act. routine. cussed. schnook. See CONFORM. reet. snag. mean. rack up. weak sister. gob. spring with. putty in one's hands. put-on. ACCUSER n. whitewash.act ACCRUAL n. rap. See also ACCOMPLISHED. 1. See GET. make a noise in the world. squawk. hack it. come out with. solid. shake on. give in. do a number. get there. ACCUSATION n. get over. ring the bell. dance. mopped up. pull off. go to town. get one's sea legs. damned. come on like gangbusters. bitch. See SARCASTIC. scare up. yell. ACQUISITIVENESS n. . under one's belt. stall. turn the trick. play ball with. put away. let off easy. blow the whistle on one. feather one's nest. bring out. beefing up. on the numbers. eat humble pie. 2. get away with. win one's spurs. tied to one's apron strings. get together. ACQUISITIVE adj. dido. come across. put over. ACHIEVE v. soft soap. upping. See CONFORM. See also SUBMISSION. walked. grabbing. ACQUAINT v. whistle-blower. button up. come around. grabby. upping. butt. sail through. See also DENOUNCE. pass up (fail to). ACCUSTOMED adj. grab. jinxed. See PAINFUL. henpecked. let go. let off. get hold of. spot. wind up. papers (legal). give out. roll with the punches. keerect. ACHIEVED adj. knock off. romp off with. get it across. ACHING adj. make it big. reat. ACCUSED n. pulled off. shtick. when in Rome do as the Romans do. tick. hike. number. patsy. catch. intro. rack up. fix up. hoodooed. 1. fly. the gripes. round up. I'll get back to you. make a bundle. crocodile tears. pass on. go great guns. hell fire. dealt with. shuck and jive. frame up. ass-kisser. (take care of business). See also SUM. make hay. ACCURSED adj. settled in. clear. come out on top of the heap. score. strut one's stuff. frame. T. have one's wings. promote. See AGREE. ACKNOWLEDGE v. blast. pin on one. bit. perk. cry uncle. FORMER. hurting. make well. chaser. 1. ante. pile up. tail between one's legs. do oneself proud. go places. ditto. grooved. beefing. dumb act (without words). yes one. Casper Milquetoast. let off the hook. bit. the grabs. say uncle. nail it. gag. get ahead. bitchy. blackout. hit. on a leash. cut. put across. go native. do the honors. See also PERFORMANCE. boost. scare up. See ABSOLVE. pin it on one. cave in. goat. buildup. some hide and hair. line one's nest. knocked off. eat crow. up. wangle. fess. afterpiece. kick. knock one for a loop. flop (by trickery). phony. hit the beach. polished off. SAVE. snakebit. See also COMPLAINT. knock down. ACRIMONIOUS adj. unzip.B. FINISHED. wink at. 2. on a string. give one five (slap hands). buy. fink. on the nose. get one's hands on. polish off. beat the rap. come through with. be on. wrapped up. salty. put over. crack. put-up job. make one's mark. own up. do one's stuff. take care of. stab in the . make a killing. chunk. rumble. greedy guts. fake. be home free. whistle-blow. mop up. ACT n. not give one a flop. jibe. wound up. corral. strut. turns out. bring home the groceries. finger. up. open up. put it together. put the finger on. right on the money. come clean. gripe. one down. pass. latch on to. ACCUSE v. beef. come out of the closet. earn one's wings. cop a plea. clean up. come up to scratch. voodooed. put out (sexual). ornery. deal with. blink at. go over big. the gimmies. See also ANSWER. hunk. buildup. cream. stand-up comedy. put away. drive it home. 5 ACCULTURATE v. See CORRECT. make a pile.

tot up. ham. go into one's song and dance. methhead. pat. T and A. game. cokey. run up. tripper. play the game. Skag Jones. campfire boy. tough nut. big idea. whirling dervish. ENERGIZE. play one's gig. spear carrier. stand pat. go every which way. ham acting. plug into. hammy acting. shit or get off the pot. from Mount Shasta (not common). the straight shit. speed freak. snowbird. viper. blow. finger wringer. ADAGE n. google (not common). de-mothball. head. zoo. bump up. hoopla. hopped up. acdac. come around. bomb. ham fatter. spaced out. See also ACT. tits and ass. station worker. snow. tot. thesping. matinee idol. strung out. press a bet. down to earth. like it is. the real world. ACTUALITY n. take up. needle man. hop. goof ball. See STUBBORN. get one's act together. feet. racket. no ifs ands or buts. roll with the punches. smack slammer. hamming up. shape up or ship out. dirty. space cadet. whip out. build. junkie. go in for. stooge. hang tough. stooge. baddie. junker. chipper. hoop a doop. go that route. IMITATE. pad. barnstormer. add fuel to the fire. fire up. up. follow through. doper. bangster. work up into a lather. See also ACTOR. happenin'. fiend. joy popper (new or occasional user). works. AC/DC. cue in. stand-in. comin' down. busy as a beaver. Saturday night habit (occasional). jaboff. hot up. stooge. ADDICTED v. user. perky. 2. punch up. heat up. go on. on the hop. ADAPTABLE adj. racket. what's happening. set in concrete. in the flesh. work up. move. do one's bit. brass tacks. join up with. lead. gargle. bring down the house. hopper. take a flier (impulsively). ENERGIZE. whiz. put up. lay a bomb. ACTIVITY n. pillhead. play one's role. pour it on. freak. strut. whip up. legiter. dump on. tag on. speedo. go to town. tote. dopenik. lot hopper (film extra). on the jump. make with (the eyes. greaseball. hitch on. scene chewer. ADD v. knock off. juice up. tread the boards. straight (after injection). telling it like it is. tag. do a number. for real. lay an egg. ADAPT v. ACTION n. go into the toilet (fail). daffodil. honest injun. super. works. fish or cut bait. TCB (take care of business). ACTRESS n. ACTIVATE v. etc. atmosphere. ice creamer. zone. scene. aspirin hound. jumping. ADAMANT adj. ball game. movin'. moppet (child). ante. where the rubber hits the road. 1. add bells and whistles. bit player. whittle. do. come one. deal. sweeten the pot. soup up. mug. ACTOR n. bag. needle knight. comin' off. call up. 2. goof. go for broke. zoner. scene sweller. scene. See also ACTRESS. hulligan (foreigner). dope fiend. pipeline. flesh out. hike. walk-on. reckon up. wasted. it cooks. hoop de doop. dynamiter. ACTUATE v. tote up. honest to God. whoop de do. the emess. on the needle. do a turn. what's comin' down. stooging. hypo. proposition. bean popper. turn on. hook on. See also SPIRITED. See also DRUG USER. trigger. fireball. snifter. shape up. sweeten. perk. pull off. get in there. sure enough. hard-nosed. bit. do one's stuff. snowball. be on. See ACTION. ball of fire. going. trip. parlay. come on like gangbusters (well). figure in. hooked. stunt. horse. hambone. heat up. what it is. run with the ball. hyped. See also INCREASE. hook up with. fern lead. step up. tick. See also ACTUATE. See also REALITY. straight man. burn. weedhead. ADAM'S APPLE n. what's going. what's goin' down. See CONFORM. running one's ass ragged. supe. See also ACTIVATE. whoop la. coke head. what's comin' off. spike. do ones stuff. goin' down. operate. ham. jabber. the straight stuff. game. build up. double. for real. slap on. no shit. trip. hyper. jack up. roll with the punches. if you can't beat 'em join em. hooked. tied up. mainliner. bag. foil. hepped up. click. come over. in full swing. stunt. hophead. all around. busier than a onearmed paperhanger. cook. go for it. See also PRETEND. snow under. put it over.6 act ACT v. student. do double duty (two roles). where the action is. sick (needs injection).). kosher. bump. banger. hang loose. beat out. plan. murder (he's murder). dog (bad). globetrotter (always moving). ACTOR'S AGENT n. rollin'. beef up. clocked up. up the ante. acid freak. hype. cosplug. hike up. snow snorter. wampus. putty in one's hands. hooked on. running around like a chicken with its head cut off. tack on. acid head. A-head. piggyback. knock off. no buts about it. emote. in full swing. percolate. ACTUAL adj. star. improv (improvisation). switch hitter. on the go. movin' out. egg on. tooter. ball game. eager beaver. mugger. AD. dust head. love interest. boost. get it all together. ACTIVE adj. flesh peddler. go over big. on a merry-go-round. make one's move. INDUSTRIOUS. key up. too good to be true. do one's thing. star. extra. hamming. say one's piece. pyramid. join together. pothead. trouper. bit. put up to. working one's tail off. bag. where the action is. busy as a bee. tear off. chew the scenery. hoopty do. do black. come on like. 1. greasy junkie. jump up. jazz up. hop up. speed up. . charge up. ADDICT n. get with it. carved in stone. drughead. strut one's stuff. TRUTH. live. can do it all. ACTING n. ten percenter. thesp. feeder. tea toker. ham it up. take out of mothballs.

admirable 7 ADDICTION n. habit, hook, monkey, monkey on one's back, Jones, jones, sweet tooth, thing, to be into, hang-up, one's bag, shot, kick. ADDITION n. options, all the options, bells, bells and whistles, upping, boost, hike. ADDITIONAL adj. option, all the options, bells and whistles, on the side, perks, padding, spare tire, fifth wheel, plus God knows what, and (implied coffee and), and such, and such and such, and so on, all that sort of thing, and all that, and like that, stuff like that, and what not, and what have you, widow, lagniappe. See also EXTRA. ADDITIONALLY adv. one mo' time, una mas, come again, chew one's cabbage twice. ADDLE v. get to, discomboberate, discumbobulate, ball up, rattle, rattle one's cage, throw, throw one, put one on a crosstown bus. See CONFUSE. ADDLED adj. unglued, slap happy, punchy, shook, shook up, up, balled up, fouled up, fucked up, mixed up, farmisht, fertummeled, woozy, thrown, rattled, out to lunch, gone. See CONFUSED. ADDRESS n. pitch, spiel, chalk talk, pep talk, soapbox oration. See SPEECH. ADDRESS v. 1. pitch, spiel, spout, stump, get on a soapbox, hear it for, root for. See SPEAK. 2. dig, hammer away, plug, peg away, go at, go for, have a go at, have at, pitch into. See APPLY ONE'S S E L F . See also ATTEMPT. 3. flag, flag down, whistle for, whistle down, flop, give one a flop, give one a toss, give one the glad eye, give one the glad hand, highball, shoulder, tumble. See also GREET. ADDRESS BOOK n. little black book. ADJUST v. 1. fix up, doctor, fine tune, fiddle with. See also CHANGE, MODIFY. 2. get one's act together, get one's shit together, get it together. 3. fit in, play the game, roll with the punches, swim with the tide, grin and bear it, when in Rome do as the Romans do. See CONFORM. ADJUSTER n. go-between, fixer.

ADMINISTER v. boss, ride herd on, run, run the show, head, head up, hold the reins, sit on top of, be in the driver's seat, be in the saddle, crack the whip, pull the strings, pull the wires. See MANAGE. ADMINISTRATION n. brass, top brass, front office, people in the front office, upstairs, people upstairs, big brother, one's watch, D.C., the digger, the mighty dome, the Union, Uncle Sam, Washington, the Feds (also Federal Reserve Bank). See also MANAGEMENT. ADMINISTRATION BUILDING n. tower of power, HQ, GHQ, CP. ad building,

ADMINISTRATOR n. CEO, exec, boss, Prez, prex, prexy (usu. college), POTUS (Près, of the U.S.), big brother, head, head man, head honcho, brass, man upstairs, front office. See also EXECUTIVE. ADMIRABLE adj. a 10, A, A-l, A-number one, A-plus, A-OK, okay, ace, aces, ace high, ace of spades, super, super-duper, smashing, gnarly, mega-gnarly, unreal, cool, zero cool, cold, wicked, out of this world, out of sight, gilt-edged, drooly, flash, like wow, best ever, crack, cracking, crackerjack, peacherino, peach, peachy, ginger peachy, peachy keen, keen, salt of the earth, top, tops, top-notch, top-notcher, topflight, top drawer, top of the line, tip top, first class, first chop, first rate, star, boss, stunning, corking, a corker, solid, solid sender, great, greatest, a doozie, a daisy, dilly, bo, boo, tickety boo, deadly, deadly boo, bong, sly, copacetic, kopasetic, the bee's knees, the cat's meow, the cat's whiskers, the cat's pajamas, the butterfly's book, the caterpillar's kimono, George, the real George, down, good show, gear, golden, hard, hummer, humdinger, knock out, mad, mess, mezz, nasty, nifty, the nuts, the nerts, ripping, ripsnorter, sanitary, heavenly, bang-up, like dynamite, fab, in fat city, in orbit, murder, neat, neato, hunky dory, all wool and a yard wide, jam up, slap up, dandy, fine and dandy, just dandy, jim dandy, but good, strictly, a sweetheart, catch, find, plenty, zanzy, beautiful, cuspy, check plus, staller, dream, lollapaloosa, whiz, killer-diller, mean, ducky, hot, spiffy, spiffing, ripping, nobby, delicious, scrumptious, not too shabby, something else, groovy, tough, heavy, bad, marvy, winner, choice, rest, gasser, fab, fabulous, dynamite, far out, funky, state of the art, too much, swell, savage, shirt, shirty, tawny, a whale of a, world beater, pip, pippen, lulu, darb, a honey, a beaut, this is some kinda , it's the berries, bully, sharp, the best.

ADEPT adj. sharp, sharp as a tack, smart as a whip, brainy, got it up here (head), no dumbbell, no dummy, nobody's fool, not born yesterday, quick on the trigger, quick on the uptake, crazy like a fox, clean, heads up, on the ball, on the beam, up to speed, phenom, pro, there, whiz, whiz kid, whiz bang, wizard, boss player, has enough ducks in a row, hot, hotshot, know one's onions, know one's stuff, have know-how, slick, smooth, crack, crackerjack, cute, no slouch, savvy. See also SKILLED. ADHERE v. stick like a barnacle, stick like a leech, stick like glue, stick like a wet shirt, stick like a limpet, freeze to, cling like a burr, cling like ivy, hold on like a bulldog, stay put. ADHERENT n. flunky, buff, echo, fan, freak, frenzies, nut, hanger-on, ho dad, ho daddy, plaster, shadow, stooge, tail. ADHESIVE n. stickum, gunk, gummy, spit.

AD HOC adj. ad hockery. See also TEMPORARY.

8 admire ADMIRE v. be crazy for, be crazy over, be crazy about, be nuts about, be daffy about, be wild about, be whacky about, be mad about, be mad for, go for, fall for, moon for, have the hots, be hot for, have eyes for, carry the torch for, torching, have it for one, be gone on, be far gone on, be sweet on, be stuck on, groove on, be hipped on, get high on, freak out on, have a crush on, have a mash on, have a case on, take to, take a liking to, take a fancy to, take a shine to, cotton to, be serious about, be smitten by, got it bad, rings one's bell, hit it off, nose open, be that way, be wrapped up in, be keen about, have a thing about, be struck by lightning. See also LOVE, APPROVE. ADMIRED adj. pop, drooly, okay people, big, large, large charge, big man on campus, BMOC, kimble (tries to be). ADMIRER n. rooter, groupie, buff, fan, autograph hound, booster, bug, freak, junkie, nut, frenzie, crank, culture vulture, fiend, flip, hound, alligator, gator, gate, cat, hep cat, stargazer, blue farouq. See also DEVOTEE, LOVER, SUPPORTER. ADMISSION TICKET n. admish, board, stub, twofer (half price), pasteboard, chit, deadwood (unsold); pass, freebee, paper, Annie Oakley, Chinee, Chinee ducat, comp (free); dukie, dookie (meal ticket); duck (social event); bid, invite (invitation). ADMIT v. 1. spill, spill it, spill one's guts, spill the beans, cop a plea, get it off ones chest, get it out of one's system, let it all hang out, open up, fess up, own up, out with it, spit it out, blab, blabber, come clean, give away, give away the show, let the cat out of the bag. See also CONFESS. 2. give the nod, okay, OK, sign, sign off on, thumbs up, be big on, bless, buy. See also ALLOW, CONCEDE. ADMONISH v. speak to, talk to, tell a thing or two, gig, give what for, give a going over, give a piece of one's mind, give one his comeuppance, call to task, call down, come down on, come down hard on, sit on, jack up, hoist, growl, rap, dance the carpet, call on the carpet, slap one's wrist, rap on the knuckles, glue, ding, draw the line. See also SCOLD. ADO n. stink, big stink, to-do, commo, scene, big scene, dustup, flap, fofarraw, foofooaw, hell broke loose, kickup, wingding, rhubarb, rowdydow, rumpus, ruckus, ruction, shindy, shivaree, stir, fuss, row, free-for-all, rumble, fiizzbuzzy, haroosh. ADOLESCENT n. weenie bopper, bobby-soxer, juve, punk, yoot, jailbait (Fern.), teen, teeny, teenybop, teenybopper, petiteen, sub deb, sweet sixteen, twixt teen. See TEENAGER. ADOPT v. go in for, go native, take up, go down the line, opt, tap. ADORABLE adj. cute, dishy, hot stuff, hot item, sure fire, sexy, lulu, suave, superfly, dream bait, highly salable, good enough to eat up, good enough to eat with a spoon, a catch (usually husband or wife), after one's heart, wouldn't kick [him/her] out of bed. ADORATION n. amore, mash, pash, weakness, yen, shine, beaver fever (Obsc), calflove, puppy love, hankering. ADORE v. be crazy for, be crazy over, be crazy about, be nuts about, be daffy about, be wild about, be whacky about, be mad about, be mad for, dig, go for, fall for, flip over, be gone on, be far gone on, be sweet on, be stuck on, groove on, be serious about, be smitten with, got it bad, have one's nose open, be that way. See LOVE. ADORED adj. touted, highly touted. See also ESTEEMED. ADORN v. doll up, fix up, gussy up, spruce up.

ADORNMENT n. dingbat, doodad, thing, fandangle, jazz, floss, seagoing (large, absurd). ADROIT adj. quick on the trigger, quick on the uptake, savvy, have know-how, sharp, slick, crack, crackerjack, cute, cutie, foxy, hot tamale, neat, nifty, sharp as a tack, smart as a whip, have good hands, clean, heads up, on the ball, on the beam, up to speed, whiz, wizard. See also SKILLED. ADULATE v. suck ass (Obsc), suck up to, kiss up to, kiss ass, brownnose (Obsc), bootlick, massage, curry below the knee. See FLATTER. ADULATION n. strokes, bouquet, posy, eyewash, oil, soap, soft soap, blarney, bunkum, butter salve, sweet talk, shot, shot in the arm, shot in the ass. See FLATTERY. ADULTERATE v. doctor, doctor up, phony up, plant, spike, water, water down, baptize, irrigate, cook, cut, needle, lace, shave. ADULTERATOR n. needleman (liquor).

ADULTEROUS adj. extracurricular, fast, fast and loose, speedy, messy, two-timing, moonlighting, cheating, double-crossing, two-faced. ADULTERY n. affair, fling, relationship, musical beds, carrying on, hanky-panky, playing around, nooner, matinee, two-timing, getting some on the side, a little something on the side, dog one around, tip, tip out, working late at the office, yard on, extracurricular activity, extracurricular sex, extracurricular relations, Roman spring (late in life), thing, your place or mine? See also AFFAIR. ADULTHOOD n. prime, prime of life, dry behind the ears, ripe age, age of consent, drinking age. ADVANCE n. 1. breakthrough, a break, go ahead. 2. boost, buildup. See also PROMOTION. 3. front money,

advertising fraud 9 in front, front-end loading, hike, angel dust, bite, floater, grubstake, jawbone, juice (usurious), score, scratch, take (secure a), touch, stake to. See also LOAN. 4. tip, tip off, feeler, pass, proposition. See also OFFER. 5. up, upping, upgrade. See also IMPROVE. ADVANCE v. 1. get the green light, get the go-ahead, get over, get well, get ahead, get there, get with it, get one's act together, put it together, go places, go to town, go great guns, go straight, make hay, make well, make the grade, make the scene, make a noise in the world, make a hit, hit the bull's-eye, ring the bell, shape up, run with the ball, romp off with, skyrocket, take off, fly, move out, strike a vein, strike a rich vein, hit, sail through, come through with, cream, cream up, step into the shoes of, catch on, score, be home free, knock one for a loop, arrive, nail it, hack it, do oneself proud, come on, come along, come out on top of the heap, win one's spurs. See also ACHIEVE, SUCCEED, IMPROVE. 2. up, up one's pay, upgrade, boost, boost one's pay, get fat, get rich, strike it rich, strike gold, make a killing, make out, pan out, turn out, break the bank, hit the jackpot, hit pay dirt, kick upstairs. 3. plug, hype, push, splash, spot, throw the spotlight on, puff, boost, ballyhoo, put on the map, make a pitch for, beat the drum for, thump the tub for, get ink for. See SUPPORT. ADVANCED adj. leading edge, cutting edge, state of the art, avant-garde, break, breakthrough, far out, out of sight. ADVANCING adj. looking good, looking up, making it, on the upswing, on a roll, rolling, upbeat, on the rise, on the lift, upscaling. ADVANTAGE n. edge, break, bulge, drag, pull, suction, string, ropes, weight, wire, wire-pulling, clout, winner, over, drop, have the drop on, jump, have a jump on, have a leg up on, bargaining chip, big chip, ace in the hole, card up one's sleeve, play the card, born with a silver spoon in one's mouth, head start, flying start, running start, nose out, in, in on the ground floor, inside track, what's in it for one, in pocket, the percentage, the upper hand, whip hand, a foot in the door, sitting pretty, sitting in the driver's seat, sitting in the catbird seat, steal a march, aljoe, alzo, fix, gaff, gimmick, nuts, spot, spark, zinger, all sewed up, loose change (temporary), a lot to do with, a lot to say about. ADVANTAGE, TAKE v. give one the short end of the stick, get one by the balls, get one by the short hairs, make hay, make hay while the sun shines, kick around, pack it in, trade on, cash in on, pour it on, push, push one's luck, burn up, hump, knock up, put one over on one, pull a fast one, push around, screw, screw around, cop a heel, cop a sneak, double bank, piece off; rim, ream (Obsc); shave, skin, play for a sucker, take for a ride, take for a sleigh ride, take the bull by the horns, strike while the iron is hot, not be caught flatfooted. ADVENTURE n. a happening, hap, happenso, a trip, a real trip, scene, a gas. ADVENTURE v. go out on a limb, go for broke, go off the deep end, step off the deep end, go to sea in a sieve, leave oneself wide open, play with fire, be a fire-eater. ADVERSARY n. opposish, oppo, opposite number, bad guy, bandit, buddy (sarcasm), buddy-buddy, buddy fucker (Obsc), crip. ADVERSE adj. agin, down on, allergic to, have no use for, ornery, stuffy, on the debit side, down side, the bad news. ADVERSITY n. bummer, downer, can of worms, hobble, crunch, be clobbered, shit, deep shit, shit out of luck, S.O.L., up shit creek, up shit creek without a paddle, tought shit, TC, shit hit the fan, down on one's luck, rotten luck, rough, tough, tough luck, rotten break, tough break, bad break, total shuck, drag, grabber, hurting, the worst, kiss of death, can't even get arrested, cold, hard time, hard knocks, hard row to hoe, up against it, on the skids, gone to pot, gone to the dogs, it shouldn't happen to a dog, unload, rain, rainin', rainy day, run for cover, bugaboo, double whammy, jinx, jonah, evil eye, poison, that's the way the ball bounces, that's the way the cookie crumbles, a bitch, payin' dues, raw deal, tit caught in the wringer, tit in the wringer, tail in a gate, holy mess, unholy mess, messed up, stew, the devil to pay, hell to pay, pain in the ass, pain in the neck, bad news, clutch, jam, pretty pass, pickle, pretty pickle, fine kettle offish, how do you do, fine how do you do, ticklish spot, tricky spot, sticky wicket, scrape, double trouble, headache, heat's on, hot water, hot grease, jackpot, messed up, screw-up, tsuris, tumul, need it like a hole in the head, rum go, deadman's hand, they're peeing on us and telling us it's raining, next week East Lynne. ADVERTISE v. plug, pitch, make a pitch for, drum, beat the drum for, hard sell, soft sell, tub-thump, thump the tub for, ballyhoo, bill, billboard, boost, puff, put on the map, hype, push, splash, spot, build up, press agent, throw the spotlight on, get on a soapbox for. ADVERTISEMENT n. ad, plug, envelope stuffer, flyer, throw away, literature, squib, want ad, advert, commercial. ADVERTISER n. fairy godmother, sponsor.

ADVERTISING n. Madison Avenue, Mad Avenue, blurb, hype, PR, promo, puff, plug, pluggery, ballyhoo, buildup, pitch, dynamiting, hardsell, blasting, bulldogging, hoopla, pizzazz, squib, screamer, spread. See also PUBLICITY. ADVERTISING AGENCY n. ad agency, pluggery.

ADVERTISING FRAUD, n. scam, hype, limb, tap, tap game, on, con game, on the bite.

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advertising man up, airish, crooker, pinky crooker, high falutin', play the , put the hat on. See also PRETENTIOUS. AFFECTING adj. mind-blowing, out of this world, on the move, feel in one's guts, turned on by, turned on to. See MOVING. AFFECTION n. soft spot, crush, case, hooked, amore, mash, pash, mad pash, weakness, yen, mad for, crazy for, wild for, shine, beaver fever (Obsc), calflove, puppy love, hankering, partial to, spoiling for, itch for. AFFECTIONATE adj. lovey-dovey, huggy-huggy, mushy, nutty about, nutty over, all over one, partial to, soft on, big, big for, crazy for, crazy about, crazy over, have one's heart in the right place. AFFIANCED n. old lady, old man, main squeeze, dolly, daddy-o, intended, steady, going steady, pinned, bird, donah, donar, future, asked for. AFFILIATE n. 1. ami (TV), branch, branch house, offshoot. 2. clubber, joiner. See ASSOCIATE. AFFILIATE v. team up, team up with, tie up, tie up with, line up with, throw in together, throw in with, go partners with, hook up with, come aboard, plug into. See ASSOCIATE. AFFILIATION adj. tie-up, tie-in, have an in with, hookup, gang, mob, ring, syndicate, clan, bunch, crew, crowd, plunderbund, outfit, cahoots. See ASSOCIATION. AFFINITY n. thing, bag, groove, in the groove, turned on to, cotton to, flash, weakness for, cup of tea, druthers, hit it off, on the same wavelength, good vibes, good vibrations, simpatico. See INCLINATION. AFFIRM v. swear up and down, swear on a stack of bibles, swear till one is blue in the face, cross ones heart and hope to die, cross one's heart and hope to spit, say so, cinch, clinch, ice, put on ice, have a lock on, lock up, nail down, set, okay, put one's John Hancock on, rubberstamp. See also AGREE. AFFIRMATION n. fuckin'-A, go-ahead, green light, okay, right on, stamp of approval. See CONFIRMATION. See also APPROVAL. AFFIRMED interj. fuckin'-A, alrighty, all reet, right on, absofuckinglutely, solid, O.K., thumbs up, Rodger Dodger, crazy. See AGREED. AFFK v. tack on, tag, tag on, hitch on, slap on. See also FASTEN. AFFLUENCE n. high on the hog, on top of the heap, bed of roses, clover, Easy Street, lap of luxury, the life of Riley, velvet. AFFLUENT adj. uptown, upscale, in the chips, livin' high, have money to burn, shittin' in the tall grass, stink-

ADVERTISING MAN n. huckster, adman, ad writer, ballyhooer, ballyhoo man, booster, pitchman, plugger, spieler. See also PUBLICIST. ADVICE n. tip, tip-off, steer, bum steer (bad), kibitz, flea in the ear, two cents' worth, word to the wise, telltale. ADVISE v. steer, tout, update, level with, clue one in on, lay it on one, lay it on the line, put it on the line, lay it out for, let one in on, let one in on the know, put next to, put one on to, put one on to something hot, put one in the picture, put hip, put hep, put a bug in one's ear, put a bug up one's ass, put a flea in one's ear, put in one's two cents, put one wise, wise one up, put one through the grind, put one through the mill, tip, tip off, give one a tip, give one a pointer, give a pointer to, give one the word, post, keep one posted, pull one's coat, show one the ropes, kibitz, fold an ear, break in, break it to one, lace one's boots. See also INSTRUCT. ADVISOR n. spin doctor, tout, tipster, clubhouse lawyer, jailhouse lawyer, guardhouse lawyer, kibitzer, armchair general, Monday morning quarterback, secondguesser, Dutch uncle, rabbi, buttinski, backseat driver, God Committee, God Squad (both Medic). ADVISORS, GROUP OF n. think tank, kitchen cabinet, groupthink, brain trust. ADVOCATE v. root for, stump for, thump the tub for, bless, boost, give a boost to, give a leg up, give a lift, go for, go to bat for, hold a brief for, plump for, ride shotgun for, stick up for, run interference for, put a flea in one's ear about, put a bug in one's ear about, push, juice up, build up, plug, tout, spread it around, be in one's corner, back, back up, buck up, brace up, hold with, go with, get on the bandwagon, stick by, say so. See also RECOMMEND, SUPPORT. AFFABLE adj. Mr. Nice Guy, one of the boys, one of the guys, clubby, clubbable, breezy. AFFAIR n. 1. fling, carrying on, goings-on, hankypanky, holy bedlock, a thing together, a relationship, getting some on the side, playing around, nooner, matinee, two-timing, extracurricular activity, extracurricular sex, extracurricular relations, tip out. 2. hap, happening, happenso. See also PARTY. AFFECT v. playact, put up a front, do a bit, fake, lay it on thick, make out like. See IMITATE, PRETEND. AFFECTATION n. front, false front, put-on, putting on the dog, putting on the ritz, show, showing out, showing off, Flash Gordon, going Hollywood, neon ribbons. See PRETENSION. AFFECTED adj. ham, hammy, schmaltzy, tearjerking, false, fraud, phony, playactor, gone Hollywood, camp around, campy, artsy, artsy-crafty, artsy-fartsy, chichi, putting on the dog, putting on the ritz, ritzy, stuck

agitator ing rich, well-heeled, well-fixed, have the wherewithal, flush, fat cat, big boys, upper class, the main line, the haves. See WEALTHY. AFFRONT n. put-down, brickbat, left-handed compliment, backhanded compliment, dump, dump on, dirty deed, dozens, dirty dozens. See INSULT. AFFRONT v. put down, dump on, give one the finger, give one a zinger, give one the cold shoulder, hit one where he lives. See INSULT. AFRAID adj. fraidy cat, scaredy cat, run scared, scared stiff, scared witless, scared spitless, scared shitless, have cold feet, shit in one's pants, piss in one's pants, spooked, frozen, goose bumpy, asshole suckin' wind, pecker-assed, clutched up, D and D (deaf and dumb, afraid to testify). See FRIGHTENED. AFTER-EFFECT n. spin-off, fall out, chain reaction, flak (bad), waves, can of worms. AFTERMATH n. chain reaction, waves, flak (bad), upshot, blow-off, payoff. See RESULT. AFTERNOON n. this aft.

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AGENT n. flesh peddler, ten percenter. See also OPERATIVE. AGGRANDIZE n. boost, hike, hike up, beef up, jack up, jump up, parlay, ballyhoo, hype, lay it on with a trowel. See EXAGGERATE. AGGRAVATE v. bug, needle, hack, wig, drive up the wall, dog, nag, be on the back of, be at, pick on, give a bad time to, get to. See ANNOY. AGGRAVATION n. aggro, headache, tsuris, pet peeve, a pain, pain in the ass, hang-up, botheration. See ANNOYANCE. AGGREGATE n. the works, whole enchilada, whole ball of wax, whole schmear, whole megillah, whole shooting match. See WHOLE. AGGRESSION n. See ATTACK. blitz, blitzkrieg, push, dirty deed.

AGAIN adv. one mo' time, come again, una mas, chew one's cabbage twice. AGAINST adj. agin, down on, anti, con, copper a tip (act against advice). See OPPOSED. AGAINST, RE v. knock, pan, put down, thumb down, turn thumbs down on, slam, blackball, be agin, hold no brief for, hit, take a dim view of. See OPPOSE. AGE n. mileage, wear and tear.

AGGRESSIVE adj. ambish, ballsy, bogard, pushy, cheeky, cocky, flip, fresh, crusty, gaily, nervy, chutzpadik, biggety, sassy, smart, smart alecky, smartass, wise ass, brassy, bold as brass, come on, come on like gangbusters, come on strong, enforcer, get up and go, be a go-getter, go after, play for keeps, play hard ball, hard sell, heller, take charge, take over, take the bull by the horns, shoot from the hip. See also AMBITIOUS, ENTERPRISING, BELLIGERENT. AGGRESSIVENESS n. guts, push, punch, clout, steam, moxie, spunk, gumption, balls, drive, the stuff, the goods, what it takes, taking it to 'em, in there punching, get up and go, get out and go. AGGRESSOR n. bushwhacker, mugger.

AGE v. put mileage on, push, get along, take hair off the dog, pull pages off the calendar. AGED adj., n. senior citizen, golden ager, ager, gray power, on the shady side, over the hill, been around, bent, geed up, gone, hairy, passé, oldie, sleazy, raunchy, worse for wear, rusty, creaky, hinges creaking, motheaten, got a few miles on one, shot, back number, antique, oldish, relic, from way back, pop, pops, pappy guy, dad, grandpa, gramps, grandma, gramms, grans, granny, old lady, old girl, old bag, haybag, hag, old dame, old hen, old battle-ax, war-horse, old frump, biddy, O.M., old gent, old chap, old cuss, coot, old bat, old dog, old goat, dodo, fogey, old folks, old-timer, old softy, old smoothie, foozle, fossil, old fossil; old fart, old poop, old crock (Derog.), codger, duffer, old as Methuselah, old as the hills, oldster, alter cocker, A.K., duddy, fuddyduddy, no chicken, no spring chicken, buzzard, desert rat, mossback, second childhood, the dwindles, on one's last legs, have one foot in the grave, raisin, pruneface, baldie, baldy, gink, gummer, long in the tooth, upper plates, on one's last legs, one foot in the grave. AGENDA n. lineup.

AGILE adj. quick on the draw, quick on the trigger, twinkle toes. See also FAST. AGITATE v. adjy, psych, spook, get to, make one flip, flip one out, craze, bug, bug up, burn one up, egg on, push one's buttons, turn one on. See DISTURB. See also EXCITE. AGITATED adj. antsy, uptight, shittin' bricks, shook, shook up, wired up, hopped up, hyper, clutched, clutched up, be a wreck, be a basket case. See DISTURBED. AGITATION n. creeps, fidgets, jitters, heebie-jeebies, jimjams, jumps, shakes, quivers, trembles, dithers, allovers, flap, fuss, lather, flusteration, pucker, swivet, tizzy, stage fright, buck fever, needles, stew, to-do, zingers, fuzzbuzz (commotion), fuzzbuzzy, haroosh, scene, big scene, foofaraw, wingding, rhubarb, rowdydow, rumpus, ruckus, ruction, shindy, shivaree, stir, row, rumble. AGITATOR n. adjy, sparkplug, pusher, fireman, hatchet man, needle man, steam up ghee, stormy petrel, wave maker.

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AGO adv. back, from way back, back when, time was, ages ago, from the year one, since God knows when, since Hector was a pup. AGONIZE v. bleed, hurt, carry on, stew over, eat one's heart out, sing the blues, take it big. See LAMENT. AGREE v. 1. okay, pass on, shake on, shake hands on, sign on, take one up on, clinch, clinch the deal, make a deal, firm a deal, cut a deal, buy, buy into, set, yes one, ditto, take kindly to, get on the bandwagon, track, go along with, go along with the crowd, play ball with, hold with, be in tune with, be on the same wavelength with, be game for, give the go ahead, give the green light, give one a blank check, give one carte blanche, give one's blessing, give one's stamp of approval, give off good vibes, bury the hatchet, check, be game for, give one five (slap hands), jibe, crazy, solid, way to go, there you go, you sold me, you got it, you just ain't whistling Dixie, you said a mouthful, it's a deal, me too, sure thing, I'll drink to that, I hear you, I hear you talkin', like you say, groovey, all the way. See also APPROVE, ENDORSE. 2. come across, come around, give out, put out (sexual); give in, cave in, cry uncle, say uncle, say the word, roll over and play dead, fold, gleek it, throw in the sponge, throw in the towel, toss in the sponge, toss in the towel, toss it in, give away the store, give up, quit, knuckle under, knuckle to, lie down and roll over for, string along. See also SUBMIT. AGREEABLE adj. Mr. Nice Guy, be a prince, be a good joe, be a pussycat, breezy, upper, nervous, wild, reet, all reet, all root, all righty, cool, coolsville, crazy, copacetic, kopasetic, okay, A-OK, fucking-A, okey-dokey, okey-doke, ding ho, ding how, swell, dory, okydory, hunky-dory, right, righteous, snazzy, ducky, just ducky, George, jake, sharp, so so, fine, fine as wine, dandy, fine and dandy, just dandy, jim-dandy, peach, peachy, peacherino, peachy keen, keen, swell, fat, neat, nifty, spiffy, spiffing, ripping, nobby, delicious, flyin', creamy, orgasmic, cushy, fetching, home cooking, buzz, buscar (unexpected), but good, up to code, up to snuff, it's the berries, big deal, chop chop, gas, a gas, gasser, far out, in orbit, groove, in the groove, groovy, hip, on the beam, on the right track, on the ball, on target, on the button, on the nose, right on, right on the money, hitting on all six, all to the mustard, just what the doctor ordered, that's the ticket, frantic, fab, in there, in line, ice, ready, hotsietotsie. See also ACQUIESCENT, CONTENT, WILLING. AGREED interj. uh huh, umhuh, yeah, yeah man, yep, yup, yowzah, yessiree, yes indeedy, indeedy, yea bo, si si, fer sher, sure, sure thing, surest thing you know, shore, check, right, right on, all right, alrighty, right-o, reet, all reet, all rightee, okay, okie-doakie, okie bebe doakie, you betcha, you bet, you bet your life, you bet your boots, A, fuckin'-A, absofuckinglutely, for it, give the nod, thumbs up, Rodger Dodger, crazy, fine, like you say, good deal, kee-rect, solid, Charlie, Uncle Charlie, jake with me, you're damn tootin, you're darn tootin, you're the doctor, natch. AGREEMENT n. good vibrations, good vibes, on the same wavelength, okay, deal, handshake, pact, ticket, piece of paper, Big 10-4, Four Roger for sure, Ten Roger Four, Ten Roger D, Four Roger, Roger Dodger, me too, go-ahead, green light, get the nod. AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE n. AGRICULTURAL STUDENT n. aggie, cow college. aggie.

AID n. leg, leg up, shot in the arm, hand, hand out, boost, juice, on the reservation (political), security blanket, backup, backing, AID v. go with, go for, go to bat for, go the route for, stick up for, open doors for, lend a hand, bail out, straighten one out. See HELP. See also SUPPORT. AIDE n. girl Friday, man Friday, stooge, shop, crew, troops. See ASSISTANT. AIL v. feel awful, feel under the weather, look green around the gills, not feel like anything, come down with, take one's death. AILING adj. down, run down, down with, get a bug, under the weather, below par, feel awful, be off one's feed, feel like death warmed over, rocky, seedy, sick as a dog. See ILL. AILMENT n. bug, crud, creeping crud, the runs (diarrhea), the screaming shits, that's what's going around, the flu, the pip, dose, double scrudfantods, fascinoma (Medic), willies (mythical). AIM n. TIVE. where one's heading, ambish. See also OBJEC-

AIM v. target, zero in, move in, sight, sight on, get one in the cross hairs. AIMLESSLY adv. hit or miss, by bits and pieces, by fits and starts, any which way. See ERRATICALLY. AIR BATTLE n. dogfight, raid, air raid, scramble.

AIRCRAFT CARRIER n. flat top, covered wagon, birdfarm, mother, jeep carrier, blackshoe (crew). AIRFIELD n. strip, airstrip, landing strip, runway, home plate (A.F.). AIR FORCE ACADEMY CADET n. Doolie, gadget, gomer, gomar. doolie, Mister

AIR FORCE PERSONNEL n. flyboy, goofer,
goopher, gimper, kiwi, sky winder, penguin. AIR FREIGHT n. birdieback.

AIRPLANE n. plane, jet, ramjet, scramjet, stretch DC 9, crate, boxcar, fat Albert (jumbo jet), ship, airship, can,

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big iron (multi-engine), big iron fever (desire to fly big aircraft), cab, kite, cloud buster, crop duster, clay pigeon, coffee grinder, coffin (unsafe), flying coffin, beast, bogie (enemy, target), bus (WWI & II), tail-ass Charlie, bird, bird in the air (unidentified), bird dog (WW II), Gooney Bird (DC-3), bandit (enemy), drone, flivver, flying jenny, grasshopper, heap, hedgehopper, Jenny, Jerry (German), Mig (Russian), pea shooter (WW II), seagull, soup job, wind wagon, Willie Fudd, flying banana, flying boxcar, killer, mosquito, spotter plane, spy plane, zoo (press). AIRPLANE CONTROLS n. joy-stick, joy knob. AIRPLANE CRASH n. pancake, belly landing, ditch, down, in the drink, splash, thud, washout, wipeout, prang, Chinese three-point landing (one wing low). AIRPLANE DEPARTURE n. takeoff, wheels up. jiggers the cops, beat it, look out, amscray, awlay, bleaso, butso, duck, freeze, bird dog. ALARM v. spook, scare to death, scare stiff, scare silly, throw a scare into, chill, chill off, give one a turn, make one jump a mile, make one jump out of his skin, toot the tooter (set off mechanical). See FRIGHTEN. See also ALERT, WARN. ALARM CLOCK n. alarm, clock radio, chimer, tattler.

ALARMED adj. pushed the panic button, scared stiff, scared shitless, spooked, up tight, hungup, frozen, goose bumpy, jumped a mile, jumped out of one's skin, given a turn, struck all of a heap. See FRIGHTENED. ALARMING adj. hairy, hair-raising, furry, scary, spooky, hot, loaded, dynamite, chancey, dicey, unhealthy, heavy, rugged, on the spot, put on the spot. ALASKA Last Frontier, Great Land, North Star State, Sourdough State, Up Over, Sewards Folly. ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO Big A. ALCATRAZ PRISON n. the Rock.

AIRPLANE FLIGHT n. jump, hop, hedgehop (low), flip. AIRPLANE GROUND CREW n. grease monkey, blisterfoot, dust eater, ground gripper, paddlefoot. AIRPLANE LANDING n. three point, three pointer, touchdown, touch and go (practice), put her down, grease it in, dead stick, power off; splash, splash down, go in, pancake, ditch (crash). See also AIRPLANE CRASH. AIRPLANE PARTS n. eve (rib of wing), flaps (ailerons), greenhouse (cockpit cover), stick, joy stick.
AIRPLANE TAKEOFF n. scramble (A. F ) .

ALCOHOL n. hall, hootch, booze, sauce, alky, moonshine, medicine, oil, rotgut, red-eye, rerun, canned heat, smoke, firewater. See LIQUOR. ALCOHOLIC n. drunk, heavy drinker, brown bagger, boozer, dip, dipso, stew, stewbum, rummy, rum bum, wino, lush, barfly, shikker. See DRINKER. ALCOHOLISM CURE n. A.A., dry out, kick the habit, go on the wagon, go on the water wagon, take the cure, quit cold turkey. ALERT adj. 1. sharp, wired, with it, bright-eyed and bushy tailed, jazzed, switched on, on the job, on one's toes, on the qui vive, on the lookout, on the ball, quick on the draw, quick on the trigger, fast on the draw, good hands, have no flies on one, on the beam, Johnny on the spot, keep ones eye on the ball, salty, fly, heads up, hopped up, psyched up, wise, wised up, cagey, leery, hip. See a l s o AWARE, INTELLIGENT, KNOWLEDGEABLE. 2. be all ears, have one's ear to the ground, have eyes in the back of one's head, have a weather eye open, have one's eyes peeled, mind one's p's and q's, scramble. ALERT n. Mayday, SOS, flap, high sign, tip off, tooter, scramble. See ALARM. ALERT v. flag, wave a red flag, cloud up, give one the high sign, toot the tooter (set off mechanical), pull ones coat, tip, tip off. See also ADVISE, WARN. ALEUTIAN ISLANDS Chain. ALIAS n. AKA (also known as), handle, moniker, nickname, summer name.

AIRPORT n. strip, airstrip, landing strip, runway, home plate (A.F.). AIRPORT HOTEL n. AIR RAID n. AIRS n. SION. airtel.

alert, flap (also alert or alarm), mission.

front, false front, put-on. See also PRETEN-

AIR TRAVEL n. flight, hop, red eye (overnight). See also TRAVEL. AIR VICTORY n. zeros (WW II). AKRON, OHIO down one, splash one, splash the Rubber City.

ALABAMA Cotton State, Lizard State, the Heart of Dixie, Yellow Hammer State. ALABAMAN n. Bama.

ALARM n. Mayday, SOS, flap, flash, high sign, sign, wigwag, wink, nod, tip, tip off, tooter, scramble, a bug in one's ear. See ALERT. ALARM interj. fore, watch it, heads up, cheese it, cheese it the cops, chickie, chickie the cops, jigs, jiggers,

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alibi ALL RIGHT adj. no slouch, all reet, okey-dokey, okeydoke, O.K., A-OK, ding how, swell, hunky-dory, ducky, fucking-A, George. See ACCEPTABLE. ALLURE n. on, the jazz. bedroom eyes, come-hither look, come-

ALIBI n. cop-out, cover, cover up, cover story, stall, fish story, song and dance, airtight alibi. See EXCUSE. ALIBIER n. Alibi Ike.

ALIEN n. furriner, FOB (fresh off the boat), greenhorn, ginzo, guinzo, gringo, goum, greaseball, jaboney, jiboney, wetback, blow in, bum, face, floater, geepo, weed, strange weed. ALIENATED adj. turned off, on one's shitlist, in bad with, on the outs, at outs, at sixes and sevens, at loggerheads. See also ALONE. ALIKE adj. xerox, carbon copy, ditto, double, dead ringer, look-alike, spittin' image, S.O.S. (same old shit), same difference. See SAME. ALIMONY n. palimony (unmarried).

ALLURE v. hook, pull, vamp, suck in, turn one on, come on, give one the come on, sweep off one's feet. See ATTRACT. ALLURING adj. stacked, built, curvy, be whistle bait, be a looker, be a pussycat, be a sex kitten, be a mink, be a stone, be a stone fox, be a head rush, be a stunner, dropdead beautiful, knock-out (all women); lady killer, tall dark and handsome (both for a man). See BEAUTIFUL. ALLY n. friendly, ours, us. See also FRIEND.

ALIVE adj. alive and kicking, ticking, warm, here, in the lifestream. ALL n. jackpot, the works, lock stock and barrel, whole enchilada, whole ball of wax, whole nine yards, whole works, whole schmear, whole show, whole shooting match, wall to wall, across the board. See WHOLE. ALLAY v. cool, cool out, make nice, play up to, pour oil on troubled waters, schmear, square, take the sting out, take the bite out. See PACIFY. ALLENTOWN, PENNSYLVANIA Mack City ALLEVIATE v. soft-pedal, take the bite out, take the edge off, pour water on troubled waters, take the sting out. See also PACIFY. ALLIGATOR n. gator.

ALLY v. play ball with, plug into, line up with, tie in with, throw in with, go partners with, play footsie with, join up with, hook up with, interface with. See ASSOCIATE. ALMOST adv. by the skin of one's teeth, pretty near, practically, craptically. See NEARLY. ALMS n. handout, hand, helping hand, do one's part. See DONATION. ALONE adj. be a loner, be a lone wolf, doe, shag, stag, solo, onliest, Herman the hermit, Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, traveling light, in solitary, batching it (living alone), be all by one's lonesome, me and my shadow, me myself and I, to chew something over alone, on one's own hook, on ones own say so, ace (Rest.). ALOOF adj. cool, cool cat, cold, cold fish, loner, lone wolf, dog it, dog up, stuck up, uppity, laid back, offish, standoffish, on ice, put on airs, thick-skinned, hardboiled, I should worry, hardhearted, Herman the hermit. See also ARROGANT. ALPHABET n. ABCs ALTER v. doctor, phony up, cook, take it in a little, mid-course correction, revamp, tweek, give it a tweek (small), fine tune, dink, dial back, recalibrate. See CHANGE. ALTERATION n. mid-course correction, about-face, flip-flop, switch, switch-over. See MODIFICATION. ALTERCATION n. brawl, brush, fracas, flap, hassle, punch out, rhubarb, rumble, run-in, go, set-to, bone of contention, fuss, wrangle, beef, blowup, spat, tiff, words. See ARGUMENT. ALTERED adj. doctored, cooked, spiked. ALTERNATE n. back up, sub.

ALLOCATE v. dish out, divvy, divvy up, cut, slice, slice the melon, split up. See DIVIDE. ALLOCATION n. piece, a piece of the action, end, divvy, bite, cut, slice, rake off, fifty-fifty, the lion's share. See SHARE. ALLOT v. cut, cut the pie, cut the melon, slice, shell out, split up, divvy, divvy up. See DIVIDE. ALLOTMENT n. cut, bite, slice, chunk, split, end, piece, a piece of the action, a cut of the pie, a cut of the melon, rake off. See SHARE. ALLOW v. okay, pass on, yes one, ditto, take kindly to, be big, free up, go along with, live with, hold with, sit still for, be game for, hear of, give the go-ahead, give the green light, give one a blank check, give one carte blanche, give one's blessing, give one's stamp of approval, give one five (slap hands), check, come around. See also CONCEDE, GRANT. ALLOWANCE n. cut, cut in, cut up, cut a melon (profits), share, drag, P.C., piece, rake off, taste. See SHARE.

ALTERNATE v. yo-yo, blow hot and cold, shilly-shally, hem and haw.

AMERICAN LEAGUE n. junior circuit (Bsbl). See ASSOCIATION. redskin. breezy. AMALGAMATE v. AMERICAN INDIAN MOVEMENT AIM. Star Spangled Banner. EDIT. ank. all heart. bogard. hard ball. 1. apple. Red Cross. pool. See CORRECT. when a donkey flies. ALTRUISTIC adj. hungry. grabber. ambish. crash wagon. pool. bush league. helluva note. scare up. mishmash. See also PHILANTHROPIST. square things. ooze.) AMERICAN FLAG n. AMBASSADOR n. buttpuckering. interface with.). looking to glom the stepping dough (U. pull a jap. AMAZED adj. square. network with. butcher wagon. other fish in the sea. flabbergast. prince. hard sell. ballsy. big-hearted. make up for. mooch. reat. go down the line.I.amiable 15 ALTERNATING CURRENT n. Robin Hood. pussycat. take it or leave it. clear as dishwater. AMAZE v. pay ones dues. Stars and Bars (Confederate). other fish to fry. moxie. take it or leave it. blow ones mind. Old Glory. Stars and Stripes. See ASTONISH. one for the book. tight. jackleg. ham (radio). multinational. for keeps. See also ATTACK. ring. Red White and Blue. See also AGGRESSIVE. for a dog's age. eager beaver. clear as ditch water. sub. square a beef. till you're blue in the face. corral. something to shout about. Mr. round up. gumshoe. AMERICAN INDIAN n. combo. air log. come on like gangbusters. am. make a pile. AMBIGUOUS adj. etc. do-gooder. something to write home about. palsy-walsy. band-aid wagon. make a killing. Americano. pushy hotshot. downright neighborly. right stuff. play hard ball. heart in the right place. bushwhack. Joe. . something else. AMALGAM n. blood box. e. See also IMPROVE. blown away. toddle. ankle. G. the heroes union (Derog. See ASSOCIATE.). clear as mud. in there punching. bleeding heart. bush. bowl over. other pebbles on the beach. ball of fire. cookie pusher. soup (liquid). AMATEUR RADIO n. out for a rep. reet. join together. something else. jump. stunner. square up. AMBITIOUS adj. self-starting. good scout. clubby. pushy. AMELIORATE v. boogie. mishmosh. spark plug. take the bull by the horns. gringo (Derog. ham. on the make. flipside. AMERICAN LEGION n. man Friday. stopper. old grad. till shrimps learn to whistle. stopper. mind blown. full of get up and go. Uncle Tomahawk (friendly to the White Establishment. AMERICAN n. come on. artsy-fartsy. ALTERNATIVE adj. AMAZEMENT n.g. 2. heller. lorelei. gogetter. till hell freezes over. gander. AMATEUR RADIO OPERATOR n. since Hector was a pup. Cactus City. get up and go. rig. cozy. clean up. hook up with. AMALGAMATION n. AMIABLE adj. AMBLE v.). come on strong. for a month of Sundays. push. AMASS v. set one's sights high. AMARILLO. do-gooder. bug-eyed. crowd. mope. buddy-buddy. upgrade. stunning. megacorp. could have been knocked over with a feather. AMATEUR n. AMBITION n. raise one's sights. AC. fruit wagon. AMERICAN NATIONAL RED CROSS n. fire in the belly. See ASTONISHED. team up with. ammie.). play for keeps. for a coon's age. tie in with. redundancy. everything but the kitchen sink. ALTIMETER n. tie up with. take charge. enforcer. drygulch. for ever so long. pile up. mellow. get out and go. big. See also CHOICE. mind-blowing. jap. till the cows come home. crew. back-up. See IMPROVE. step up. floored. plunderbund. girl Friday. half-cocked. Yank. meat wagon. other side of the coin. druthers. bowl down. ALTRUIST n. Nice Guy. gang. percolate. operator. halfbaked. Joe. duke's mixture (strange). box in. AMATEUR PHOTOGRAPHER n. 1. bunch. ALWAYS adv. outfit. yanqui. TEXAS Big A. come together.). Sunday (Sunday driver. sec. See also INCREASE. mob. hoof it. sashay. Sunday (Sunday driver. red power. get one in a box. AMBUSH v. See FRIENDLY. 2. selfstarter. See WALK. blow one away. stunner. lay for. since God was young. AMBULANCE n. Yankee. ALUMNUS n. See INCOMPETENT. bone box. shutterbug. one for the book. AMAZING adj. Mickey Mouse. AMATEURISH adj. AMANUENSIS n. Uncle Sam. bleeding heart. ham AMEND v. put one away. alum. get up and go. tie up. half-assed. Derog. megadual. take over. fireball. ALTERNATIVE n.

skoshe more. wad. no end to. lay 'em in the aisles. hiked up. square shooter. built up. party. doing face time. clubby. laugh it up. flesh out. zillion. just for the heck of it. sweet for. pitch woo. no end of. have a crush on. See also FORGETFULNESS. gob. 1. cozy. titch. bazillion. up to one's ass in. lallygag. coming out of one's ears. smidgen. See WRONG. oodles. flock. hot and heavy. chunk. pick up. grins. good vibes. AMPHETAMINE USE v. whoopee. to the tune of. LARGE n. have em in the aisles. row of pins. hill of beans. spoon. heavy. whopping. un poco. kind (that kind of money). eye opener. uppers. mucho.16 amicable all reet. pack. hot. picnic. out of it. draw a blank. pack. AMICABLE adj. AMPLE adj. thick as fleas on a hound dog. drop in the bucket. 2. skoshe. duck (WW II). hit on. gone haywire. pyramid. he had 'em in the aisles. girl crazy. boy crazy. hit. bite. passle. padded. AMOUNT. drop in the ocean. diet pills. speed freak. thick with. — and then some. taste. spark. come on to. heap. make a pass at. overamp. consent. sweet on. regular. monkey business. nip. shithouse full. See also NOTHING. chicken feed. raft. ton. cotton (saturated with Benzadrine). mellow (close). hot number. man-sized. alive with. fiin and games. set one back. ripper. lollop. hamburger helper (linear radio). See FLIRT. AMOUNT. stump. bags. bam. jacked up. pile. peck. See also FOREPLAY. crack one up. AMISS adj. AMPLIFICATION n. spell out. leapers. AMUSING adj. horny. perch. speed. would choke a horse. big time. coolsville. right nice. tumul. driver. get some grins. umpteen. umptieth. all rightee. price tag. put up. amp. cut up. galore. knee deep in. AMPLIFIER. haywire. SMALL n. no end. all over the place. See also HARMONIOUS. lolly gag. See also AMOUNT. wow. See also ENTERTAINMENT. AMNESIA n. more fun than a barrel of monkeys. righteous. hot patootie. mint. See EXAGGERATE. ball. passle. night baseball. make a play for. hoopla. lovey dovey. forwards. See PLENTY. gas. jillion. have a few grins. lid popper. out to lunch. just for the devil of it. aplenty. AMITY n. splash. get one's jollies. pot. right. upped. teensy- AMPHETAMINE n. SYMPATHETIC. small beer. footsies. up to one's ass in. damage. one's plate is full. build up. jellybeans. damn. heavy. hot for. scads. cool. just for the hell of it. 1. together. iron rations. beefed up. jack up. mucho mucho. amp. smithereen. loads. fracture one. party. white. get physical. AMOUNT n. glitched up. bad news. French blue. action. just for laughs. confetti. smooch. ammo. double blue. . gang. See EXPAND. AMUSE ONESELF v. making out. LINEAR n. dollop (serving of food). AMMUNITION n. See also EXAGGERATED. boost. have a ball. AMPHIBIOUS VEHICLE n. in sync. dry hump. jump up. knock dead. galore. rolling in. come to. crazy. turned on. score. blobby. make a federal case out of something. drug on the market. blow. ball. fling woo. A-head. thick as flies. more than you can shake a stick at. AMOROUS PLAY n. stinking with. merry go round. chalk. SEXUALLY AROUSED. slay. blackout. slice. pass. CROOKED. panic. money to burn. petting party. hike up. copacetic. move in on. tinker's damn. kill. boost. heavy. knock 'em in the aisles. darn. high time. slat. AMUSEMENT n. lay em in the aisles. kneesies. make one's move. pyramided. tad. thick as hail. necking. break one up. chicken shit. tab. blow smoke. make a pass. truck drivers. put away. hit it off. wake up. hunk. spot. AMPERE n. boo coo. boo koos. whopper. See also EXAGGERATION. up. See FRIENDLY. See COST. net. See also WHOLE. AMOROUS ADVANCE n. obie. cartwheel. a hoot. move. ammo dump. hot baby. sockful. suck face. AMPLIFIED adj. fist-full. padding. peaches. just for grins. small change. shit. lots. skillion. 2. AMPLIFY v. king-sized. bombita. billing and cooing. parking. thrusters. simpatico. pep pill. weensy. 3. bundle. good vibrations. teeny-weeny. A. tidy sum. on the same wavelength. ballyhoo. cut. pepper. hearts. crack up. bocooz. home cooking. petting. knock them in the aisles. gob. feel one up. copilot. load. penny ante. AMPHETAMINE USER n. heavy duty. boosted. weenchy. lay it on thick. heap. shoestring. score. crawling with. pash. row of buttons. LARGE. mess. smidge. oodles and oodles. load. whole slew. have lots of laughs. kissing kin. lots of laughs. all root. high old time. gnat's heel. AMORPHOUS adj. fun. for grins. See also SEXUAL RELATIONS. laughs. grab. souped up. AMOROUS adj. get one's kicks. peanuts. afterburner. diddley. leepers. cop a feel. hike. AMMUNITION DEPOT n. swell. slew. baggy. buildup. beef up. bo coo. good 'n' plenty. AMUSE v. diddley shit. umpty-umpth. puff". upping. jollybeans. mess. list. sexy. field day. hot pants. up. two cents' worth. AMPLIFIER n. lightfooted.

wingding. work up. in a sweat. piss one off. steamed. screaming.o. blow one's stack. Nu? What then?. hack. get hot in the biscuit. tick off. get one's mad up. flipped. antique. creak. get one's goat. burn one off. bug doctor (prison). so mad one could spit nails. mud hook. get hot. make waves. T-off. put one's Irish up. in a tizzy. get one's dander up. flog a dead horse. chew over. tall story. from way back. blow one's wig. chestnut. whitey. gas. mad. go ape shit. raise hell. see red. get sore. storm. worse for wear. spinal. get one's back up. hot. joshing. conniption. yokky. bent out of shape. flipped one's lid. KO. rise. talk game. Vah den? ANECDOTE n. the couch. hash over. back scuttle. Greek. cat fit. blow a fuse. bite the brown. brown off. get one's Irish up. kick up a dust. blow. OLD.'d. numbers cruncher. get down to cases. in a stew. miff. rusty. more heat than light. make mad. p. teed off. See also DELIBERATE. conniption fit. have kittens. drug. burn up. raise Cain. burned. have pups. shagetz. raise the devil. raise the roof. WASP. smoking. tiff. get into a dither. put one's dander up. flip one's razzberry. steamed up. raise hell. old touches. nuh. get one's gage up. raise one's dander. snapper. shit blue. get up on one's ear. figure out. needle. fly off the handle. sore. jokey. burned up. one mo' time. tall tale. do a slow burn. get one hot under the collar. laffer. frost. blow one's cool. up the old dirt road. guy with the net.angry 17 hooper-dooper. pear. touches. ticked off. have a hemorrhage. ace fuck. flip. Irish. slow burn. mad as hops. a scream. have a cat fit. give one the needle. popper. get a rise out of one. ANALINGUS v. in a dither. fairy tale. cock-and-bull story. duck fit.F. got a few miles on. torqued (A. on a short fuse. smoke. ANCHORAGE. make a scene. let the sunlight in. burned one's head. hooper-doo. burnt up. hit the ceiling. go on make my day. bugged. let off steam. sound off. blue. blow one's cork. oldie. have a shit hemorrhage. fossil. flip out. ANESTHETIC n. zetser. mad. sit on it. whip up. blow a fuse. poppsies. ofay. ANCIENT adj. long and the short of it. huff. get under ones skin. a million laughs. sore. couch doctor. bent. hopping mad. camp. blow up. blue bird. work oneself into a sweat. pushed outta shape. AND conj. let the daylight in. make sore. get down to brass tacks. get into a stew. ANALYST. go ape. shot. tear one apart. have a conniption fit. go up in the air. on the outs. ANESTHETIZE v. hershey bar way. whip a dead horse. shit hemorrhage. figure. ALASKA The Iceberg. on the couch. una mas. counter. megillah. ANGER n. shicksa. browned off. shit bricks. pet. break one up.). white bread. AND THEN? So?. a hoot. p'd off. squirrel. shit green. FINANCIAL n. been around. get one's dander up. rehash. sound. go into a tailspin. ANGLO-SAXON n. bean ANALYZE v. raise the devil. flare up. old chestnut. work oneself into a lather. slant. sort out. dander. ANGER v. goy. ANGLE n. boil over. blow one's top. stick in one's craw. too killing for words. mad as a wet hen. duck fit. gut-busting. fried. hit the ceiling. knock out. bouncing. guy in the white coat. line of cheese. in a swivet. dope. a lot of mileage. guru. blow a gasket. flip one's wig. come again. dogleg. bent. peeved. n'. miff. fish story. creaker. fire up. hopped up. blue angel. go ballistic. boiling over. push one's buttons. rile. shrink. back number. yarn. gag. in a lather. goin' up the mustard road. shit on one or something. gagged up. kick around. see red. blow up. fly off the handle. browning. cock and bull. too funny for words. yok. slow burn. egg on. cast a kitten. amy. anglo. cheesed off. hash. blow ones top. get one's balls in an uproar. See also CUNNILINGUS. sizzling. blow one's cap. whiffenpopper. blue heaven. twist. . pearls. pissed off. confab. raise the ANCHOR v. boiling point. blow one's stack. have a hemorrhage. ANEW adv. reem. blow one's topper. get hot under the collar. bummed out. blow a gasket. ANGRY adj. at the boiling point. priceless. wheeze. See also SEXUAL INTERCOURSE. get hot under the collar. corn hole. blue devil. drop the hook. ANESTHESIOLOGIST n. kick up a shindy. fit to be tied. spell out. go into a tailspin. old fossil. side-splitting. ANCHOR n. t'd off. rap.'d. ANAL INTERCOURSE v. boffo. turn on. put to sleep. on the warpath. key up. ANALYST n. screamingly funny. kayo. See also AGED. flip one's lid. turn one on. have a kitten. moth eaten. in a pucker. good and mad. race one's motor. blow the roof. hacked. raise Cain. kick up a row. relic. stew. get a rise out of. ANALYSIS n. brown hole. get one's back up. mad as a hornet. old dodo. AMYL NITRITE n. make one's blood boil. goo man. blow one's noggin. goyim. huffy. campy. old goat. head shrinker. hook. reach boiling point. chewed. get in one's hair. shrinker. throw a fit. freeze. knock around. dope. up the chocolate highway (all Obsc). rim job (all Obsc).o. brown. blow it out. t. ask for it. have it in for one. riot. miffed. have a conniption. have a shit hemorrhage.

terd. ANNOUNCE v. bugs one. breakup. rag. burn out. hook up. cut up. spieler. be at. a bit much. horse hocky. get in one's hair. poop. shiv. peed off. give one the needle. talk one's ear off. get one's Irish up. riled up. ride. holler. tack on. hitch on. flip one the finger. what's with. tick off. short short. lube. rub the wrong way. bone. pull one up short. disc jockey. in a short. dump on. bobby socks. strung out. talker.18 anguished roof. See also DISTURBED. scrub. sound. split. go on make my day. push. ANNULMENT n. pain in the neck. ANNEX v. sunk. slick on. noodge. rub salt in the wound. work on. See KILLED. peeve. fuzzbuzz. take out. headache. uncool. horse doctor. noodge. add insult to injury. make waves. wiped out. wipe out. do-do. flea. tail. drive up the wall. deejay. come Sunday. heavy. hassle. hot up. hung. defrosted. bum. browned off. zingy. bounce. turn one on. rattle one's cage. rile. son of a gun. slick. zonkers. Crabtown. dog one's case. pissin'. give one the finger. . See also DECLARE. uptight. frosted over. put one through the ringer. slap on. howl. split up. gripe one's back. marriage on the rocks. pain in the ass. nudzh. drive up the wall. deserted). burn one off. ANIMAL n. put one to sleep. bobby sox. cow plop. gripe. ANNOY v. sound off. veejay. dedomiciling. pissed off. ripped up. gripe one's ass. all hot and bothered. drag. put the screws on. picked on. pick on. push one's button. jumpin' salty. finish off. tsuris. get a rise out of one. bad actor (vicious). hound. zappy. dog (inferior). piss one off. blister. call off. rip and reader. nix. trumpet. give a bad time to. chivey. sketched. hooky. drum. eat. ANIMAL DOCTOR n. hashed up. get off the hook. road apples (horse). gripe. handful. dog. down the road a piece. get on one's case. zip. hefty. bad news. too much. take over. give one a turn. discombobulate. run off at the mouth. See ANIMAL EXCREMENT n. push the right button. pesky. snappy. teed off. by n' by. fighting. rub out. on edge. pass the word. hit on. up the wall. pain in the ass. wig. kaput. porky. run a temperature. egg on. picky picky. full of piss and vinegar. bleeding. T-off. peppy. zap. crab ANNAPOLIS. ANGUISHED adj. hacked. a nag. See also FASTEN. hock a charnik. spooked. flyer. blast. peeved. red-assed. droppings. at the end of one's rope. roaring mad. rousted. rubbed the wrong way. takeover. get one's mad up. tag. dog dew. turn one off. curdle. brown off. get on one's back. steamed. botheration. salty. start in on. put the heat on. throw into a swivet. tightened up. cooked. ANNIHILATED adj. worried sick. fire up. drive one up a tree. flummox. ANNOUNCER n. hacked. put one's dander up. on one's tail. sound off. get under one's skin. tag on. plugged. yell bloody murder. hitch up. ANNOYING adj. give one a hard time. bugged. couldn't make it. all right already. put to it. critter. gripe one's balls. vet. down the line. be on the back of. kick. a pain. henpeck. get one's dander up. flare. stick in one's craw. gross out. pain in the neck. hurting. nag. clutched up. CANCEL. get one hot under the collar. pet peeve. fuck with one's head. gripe one's middle kidney. ANNOUNCEMENT n. nudge. nitpick. grab. grease the wheels. ANNEXATION n. bitch. mutt. poop sheet. turd. get. bitch. pick at. choked. kill. do. See also DIVORCE. get one's goat. push all the buttons. miffed. call. put the needle in. coming down the pike. pressure. doggy-do. scream bloody murder. nudzh. ANIMATION n. raving mad. cow flop. clutched. spread it around. gripe one's butt. blivit. put the squeeze on one. loaded for bear. ANNIHILATE v. hock one's charnik. break ones balls. ANON adv. cool. that gives one a pain. one gives one a pain. by and by. worried stiff. hook on. do in. hack. cheese off. bird terd. look daggers at. fit to be tied. drip. ranting and raving. throw into a tizzy. pill. APPROPRIATE. graum. bend one's ear. MARYLAND (resident). dog do. worriment. go phftt. get in ones face. ANOINT v. zippy. hang-up. ripped. golden apples. gripe one's left nut. flat tire. hard put to it. torn down. bore stiff. brass off. pestiferous. drive one bananas. heat up. take on. See KILL. bug. ANNUL v. rough go. burn up. hung up. grouse. hit one where he lives. varmint. jump on one's case. get one's monkey up. worry. zapped. play cat and mouse. rub. son of a bitch. chivvy. bring one up short. bellyache. ride. what's eating one? ANNOYANCE n. make it tough for. ANIMATED adj. driven up the wall. See DISTRESSED. discombobulated. PROCLAIM. yap at. rag on. unglued. evil. tore up. dogged. give one the business. ask for it. rip. drug. needle. bummed out. make it tough for all. worriation. geed up. ANNOYED adj. get to. burned up. what's eating one?. riled. cob roller. piss and vinegar. chiv. totalled. ANKLETS n. buffaloed. downer. penny dog. See SPIRITED. miff. stray (orphaned. beef. See also WORRISOME.

X. talk back. cliff-hanging. . shaky. lick. rabbit ears (indoor). fidgets. own up. zonkers. stage fright. hard on for (Obsc). heebie-jeebies. be just like one. pins and needles. meat. uptight. MX. big mama. hacked. snappy comeback. ANTI-AIRCRAFT ARTILLERY n. smart crack. trembles. zingers. buddy-buddy. downer. butterflies. 3. opposite number. Jane Doe. allergic to. drag. spike. ANTIDOTE n. antinuker. wait for the other shoe to drop. butterflies in one's stomach. 88 (Ger. wisecrack. ANUS n. clutched. catty. bazooka (rocket and Crow Jim. fuss. incog. servant's entrance. bearding. such and such. back at you. crack. anti. waitin' on. oppo. where the sun doesn't shine. cold sweat. what's his name. brown hole. X factor. ANXIETY n. quivers. yippie. me and you. I'll never forget what's his name. to-do. silkworm (China). ANTICIPATE v. hole. be one all over. ants in one's pants.anxious 19 ANONYMITY n. the jams. not put it past. food dropper. archie.). come right back at. ANSWER v. top. opposish.). other side of the coin. fix. so and so. about to piss in one's pants. 1. nervous wreck. come back at. See also FORETOLD. pissin'. dope out. able able. on the outs. chocolate highway. dirt road. gigi. all shook up. what's his face. all the right moves. cold creeps. Aunt Tom (all Derog. ANTI-AIRCRAFT-GUN n. guff. buddy (sarcasm). in the wind. 2. twin huskies. heebie-jeebies. have a short fuse. strung out. 1. have no use for. Mr. sweat. as advertised. ANTIPATHY n. thank-you note. jitters. Aunt Jemima. agin. topper. dithers. Joe Blow. ANONYMOUS adj. all-overish. flak. bird snapper. sass. it's looking to. ying-yang. CONTRARY. ANTAGONIST n. ANTENNA n. cussed. cold shivers. get back to one. whatchamacallit. what d'ye call it. bum. the jumps. ack ack. crack. ballet dancer. such and such. flip side. jittery. Joe Doakes. launcher). mean. the ticket. jumps. con. backcap. bad guy.). bugged. needles. feelers. hoop. angries. shook up. creeps. whatzit. all-overs. crackback. what's his name. SAM (USSR). antsy-pantsy. jitters. moon. ANTI-COMMUNIST n. shittin' bricks. squelch. parting shot. goose bumps. so and so. turned offby. nervy. bunghole. pucker. looking for. be afraid. lip. fess up. on the muscle. antsy. See also NERVOUSNESS. at loggerheads. in the cards. wreck. lather. shivers. bullwhip. no big surprise. See also PREDICT. feedback. the jims. Aunt Tabby. right winger. unglued. shivery. sky wire. whip. whatzit. answer back. have a bone to pick. fidgety. willies. twitty. See also CONTRARY. butterflies. what's its name. owning up. gee gee. balky. X. keester. nail-biter. chopped top. bumhole. the jimmies. ants. ANXIOUS adj. crip. worriment. settle. bucket. buck fever. ANTI-WOMEN'S LIBERATION Aunt Jane. I'll get back to you. snatch. know ANTINUCLEAR adj. bundle of nerves. count one's chickens before they're hatched. quivery. AA. you know who. buddy fucker. See also BUTTOCKS. ornery. ANTICIPATED adj. chatterbox. dirty crack. see it coming. tuning forks. cross the bridge before one comes to it. kazoo. Aunt Thomasina. rip. ANTI-BALLISTIC MISSILE n. rosebud. bandit. meatballism. red-baiter. be down on. See OPPOSITE. ants in one's pants. deal with. Crow ANTI-WHITE PREJUDICE n. you get it. whatsis. back way. the jimjams. back talk. pig in a poke. hard hat. out for a rep. dope. asshole. exhaust pipe. gig. the noose is hanging. pom pom. snorky. yantsy. red-neck (all Derog. hyper. quick fix. snappy comeback. shoot back. stew. figure. boss class. crack. Archie Bunker. a whoozit. Cheap John. jumpy. See also SOLVE. John Doe. back talk. ANSWER n. shittin'. on target. jimjams. real merkin. ANTI-ESTABLISHMENT adj. comeback. field the question. flap. choked. feedback. you know who. scared shitless. ass. wired. at outs. ANTITHESIS n. whatsis. I'll be back to you. bitchy. hippy. dragged (following drugs). rear. what's his face. clutched up. work through. cooler. George Spelvin. back hole. lick one's chops. whose side are you on?. be in touch with one. antinuke. whatchamacallit. too little). band-aid (temporary. take the words out of one's mouth. scatterstick. ABM. unk. no use for. in the cards. botheration. coffee head. worriation. nasty crack. ANTAGONISTIC adj. See also SOLUTION. underground. allergy. have it in for. shaking in one's boots. quick fix. a certain person. rear end. little brown eyeball. hustler. unzip. limber. antibomb. 2. ANTI-INTELLECTUALISM n. spooked. flak hack. nothing. Hershey bar route. round eye. Jimism. get back at. shakes. pay dirt. wired up. I'll never forget what's his name. See also BELLIGERENT. jump the gun. flip. scrappy. back garden. twangers. ANTITANK ROCKET n. waspish. have a chip on one's shoulder. be agin.

dopey. whoziz. . APPETITE n. gigamaree. coil. roof over one's head. duds. mirror. what's its name. gilguy. go-down (basement). hung up with. See DISCONCERT. APARTMENT n. getup. mother grabber. jigger. rig. thingumajugfer. turf. APPEARANCES n. thingamadoodle. hant. put to it. kip. dealie bob. the max. See also INSULT. up the wall. jobby. ANYTHING pron. what's his face. the most. in a state. see the light of day. pad. laid back. fetcher. in a stew. digs. a pop. dump. coop. cher. wimpy. gilhickey. can opener (vault). flag (assumed). get to. hootmallalie. image. hit on. make up for. in a dither. bob up. doojigger. crash pad. if it were a snake it would bite you. APPARATUS n. blow in. dojiggy. so what?. fall apart. make the scene. whatzis. drop in. talks turkey. diggings. padhouse. APPEALING adj. thingumabob. on the ragged edge. clock in. have one's teeth on edge. crawl. drapery. sweet tooth. spook. cheesecloth (person). makes no bones about it. daffodil. get one's game together (best). torn down. do. delicious. front. roll in. in one's hair. the meemies. See also INDIFFERENT. whatsis. See also DREADFUL. anyhoo. big eyes. doohickey. cop out. on edge. tag. don't give a damn. APPELLATION n. do funny. you ain't just whistling Dixie. feathers. make matters up. what the hell. conjerod. gimmick. don't give a hoot. screen (deceptive). goofus. gismo. APHRODISIAC n. that's a fact Jack. joint. head rush. blind. co-op. doo. out in the open. have spring fever. LANGUID. really up there. John Doe. jigamaree. on tenterhooks. handle. blah. APPARITION n. whoose it. pop up. dingbat. whangdoodle. what's the diff?. lone wolf. could care less. See BEAUTIFUL. thingamananny. biting one's nails. moony. set up. crystal clear. show. See also HOUSE. hickey. APART adj. turn-on. what's is name. camp. label. stuff. time in. APPAREL n. okay. at the end of one's rope. ape. See also ACT. . worried sick. ANY adj. thingamajigger. grody. dowhistle. front. beside oneself. thingamaree. whoosis. See also BEG. shot to pieces. thingumadad. See also COUNTENANCE. it's all the same to me. black box. tightened up. punch the clock. turnout. doowillie. bugger. cave. haunt. clear as the nose on one's face. under one's nose. domajig. dommy. box. flumadiddle. turn up. APHORISM n. clear cut. gimcrack. flat. tops. condo. whosis. APPALLING adj. have kittens. tab. loner. open and shut. front name. gasser. APPARENT adj. frobnitz. disky. couldn't care less. big as life. See PACIFY. having the leaps. APPALL v. den. kit and kaboodle. dingus. idiot box. thigamajig. worried stiff. thingumadoo. fandangle. See also AFRAID. place to hang your hat. a honey. doomaflogy. speak of the devil. gross out. APPEASE v. See IMITATE. patch things up. glad rags. sweat it. Is the Pope Catholic?. flop. doowhistle. cast a kitten. any which way. commando (sex). grody to the max. make like. blind. June around. whatever. rarin' to go. walk-up. barefaced. whoosamajiggle. APPEARANCE n. throw. dowhacky. domajigger. John Henry. nebbish. wampole. breeze in. jumpy as a cat on a hot tin roof. whatever. thingadad. hard put to it. have the blahs. flat. dofunny. doodad. get down on one's marrowbones. things that go bump in the night. thingamajig. itch. brand. sweating bullets. sucker. all. APPRHENSIVE. NERVOUS.20 any the screaming meemies. cubby. thingummy. gaff. the end. wingding. show a leg. hootenanny. pussycat. plain as the nose on one's face. whatchy. cubbyhole (small). the greatest. go like. APATHETIC adj. on pins and needles. any old ANYHOW adv. square things. punch in. crib. heavy. job. whats it. zazzle. See ALONE. sweaty. John Hancock. make it. faze. mofo. contraption. on the gog. cop a plea. dojigger. doo da dad. gilhooley. drippy. heave. draggy. popper. jobbie. pop in. widget. jazzy. See BAD. whatchamacallit. See DESIRE. screen (deceptive). in a tizzy. APPEAR v. get one's game together (best). outfit. Armstrong (requires strength). threads. image. blue denim crib (nice). but good. PLEAD. mean. motherfucker. See also COUNTENANCE. show up. turn out. gross. dreamy. yen. mother. downer. APPEAL v. up there. thingamadudgeon. See also EXCUSE. ditto. check in. come to light. meet halfway. square a beef. Spanish fly. whatchee. do like. bummer. square oneself. in a swivet. Does a bear shit in the woods? See also CERTAIN. place to lay your head and a few friends. grabber. pour oil on troubled waters. in a lather. dowillie. walk-back (rear). do hinkey. love drug. frobnitzem. dohickey. APE v. basket case. mothafucka (Obsc). don't give a shit. ring in. I should worry?. APEX n. far out. thingum. cold-water flat. moniker. haint. APIECE adv. openand-shut case. thingamadodger. strike. in a sweat. scatter. APOLOGIZE v.

jimmies. asshole puckerin'. give one a tumble. See also CONFISCATE. miss a meet. the door's always open. tumble. bust one's hump. gig. your place or mine. jumpy. grab. hung up. give one a toss. that's the idea. 2. tasty. ague. that's the ticket. Casper Milquetoast. See also GREET. split. pratt boy. hit the ball. quivery. take a meet. give a hand. worried sick. worried stiff. APPROVAL n. get one's fingers on. right on. take in. willies. rabbity. scaredy cat. split up. 1. meet. nail. got the juices flowing. lick. APPROACHABLE adj. dig. feel in one's guts. baby. tip. divvy up. have a funny feeling. cow sociology. have cold feet. asshole suckin' wind. stroking. date. stand one up. cut. crazy. shape. annex. give one a play. OFFER. getable. chicken-livered. put one in the picture. heebie-jeebies. chicken. give one a rumble. See ARREST. sissy. rave. fling. rave. 2. shivery. figure out. dual. heavenly. divine. See also SUITABLE. get the picture. whack. pecker-assed. knuckle down. check out. delish. 2. put one's back into it. megadual. cut some ice. See also CONCEPT. on the button. APPORTION v. spread. borrow. jellyfish. glom on to. APPREHEND v. okay. buckle down. catch the drift. make a meet. biting one's nails. crack. spooked. dope out. check. give it one's best shot. tenderfoot. See also KNOWLEDGEABLE. read. take account of. APPLICABLE adj. with it. APPRISE v. heavy date. boot. rendezvous. IDEA. treff (secret). give it all one's got. blind drag. big baby. freak out on. uptight. APPRAISE v. hustle. h i g h g r a d e . that's the idea. munchies. See APPROVAL. swipe. grab hold of. put in for. 1. highjack. eyes for. peg. plug. run scared. kept posted. liberate. tumble. catch. See AWARE. push the panic button. savvy. eye. APPLE PIE n. move in on. take one's measure. size up. get the vibes. APPLAUSE n. APPROACH v. chicken out. legit. that's the ticket. APPRENTICE n. know the score. APPRECIATE v. see daylight. groove on. feel. APPREHENSIVE adj. stand one on a corner (fail to keep an). PLAGIARIZE. bring down the house. trembles. APPROACH n. newie. hijack. See also GAIN. paying one's dues. See ADVISE. pucker-assed. kudo. just what the doctor ordered. on the button. have one's number. jimjams. figure in. mitt pound. have a hunch. candy ass. punk out. hump it. clap hands on. butterflies. lily-livered. hear it for. grind. on the nose. Doctor Spocking the help. sugar coated. heel. the willies. tailor-made. white-livered. See DIVIDE. double date. contact. way sweet. hammer away. wise up. radical. belly up to. See also DELICIOUS. all woke up. give one a promote. peg away. figure. have butterflies in one's stomach. Eve with the lid on. on the nose. blow wise.approval 21 APPETIZERS n. thumb. D and D (deaf and dumb. See also KNOW. turkey. chicken-hearted. dip. in a dither. PR. See also ACCLAIM. in the picture. 1. sweat. hung up. . APPLY v. wrinkle. APPOINTMENT n. heeler (reporter). double digs. See UNDERSTAND. jumps. cut up. pull out all the stops. bear down on it. afraid to testify). flip for. APPLAUD v. puff. jitters. feel in one's bones. bold rave. shake in one's boots. bells. pigeon-hearted. one's stock has gone up. on the beam. moonlight requisition. give it the ol' college try. yummy. collar. flunky. See also OBTAINABLE. fraidy cat. beat one's skin. APPLY ONESELF v. See also NOVICE. divvy. go. opening up. STEAL. pat on the head. freshie. flip over. cut in. APPROPRIATION n. have em on their feet. OK. See also ASK. on target. APPRISED adj. See also ATTEMPT. in a cold sweat. read. stage fright. jams. pat on the back. hump oneself. pumping up. dig it. comeat-able. confiscate. get the nod. creeps. piece up. strokes. dithers. buzz. sweat. dig. look over. give one a flop. new kid on the block. commercial. tip off. cold shivers. take one's best shot. See UNDERSTAND. gutless. triff. give a big hand. Milquetoast. APPRENTICESHIP n. frozen. nebbish. stiff. APPROPRIATE v. snatch. bag. get high on. collar the jive. slice. sweetened. jims. on the ragged edge. APPROPRIATE adj. greenhorn. make up to. milksop. heebies. run in. milk-livered. show. size. grab. scratch. clutch up. ropes. grab. pour it on. wise to. hand. zero hour. put next to. jittery. See ENJOY. 1. big hand. weak sister. read. keep a meet. STRIVE. rookie. kipe. stab. new wrinkle. shot. shaky. learning the APPETIZING adj. take over. go ahead. hump. rook. finger food. plugged in. goose bumpy. APPROBATION n. takeover. KEEP v. guesstimate. all-overs. cold sweat. kosher. root. blind date. scrumptious. in the know. APPOINTMENT. scared buck fever. just what the doctor ordered. get one's hands on. weak-kneed. See also SUITABLE. mousy. come at. PLAN. leaping heebies. getinable. FEARFUL. See also ANXIOUS. student. PLAN. abreaction route. peg boy. feel one out. flip. get. See also INSTRUCT. in a sweat. pucker. See also ACCLAIM. puffing up.

that's my girl. weakness. pep talk. pick a bone. nix.). go on about. straighten out. flog a dead horse (moot). sail into. lap up. OK. knock around. ditto. See DIFFICULT. fuss. blow. sock. ruction. argufy. atta boy. have at it. pettifog. brawl. keen. come down hard on one. ENDORSE. puff up. maven. mix it up with. come at. ARGOT n. come to school. that's the ticket. give the nod. dig. APROPOS adj. quick on the uptake. whoop it up for. 2. put up a fight. forecastle lawyer. zap. lay into. play ball with. OK'd. cross. spat. kick. eyes for. push. neck of the woods. come down on. meet halfway. face off. straight out. gypo (WWII). See LOVE. gripe. take on over. okay people. cracked up to be. be big on. ring. stick it to one. no ifs ands or buts. See also DESIRE. holdout. strike a happy medium. See also CONTEST. stew. sand nigger (Derog. around. shindy. flap. APTITUDE n. by George. See JARGON. take one up on. no joker in the deck. oomph. spat. stroke. row. APRICOTS n. gang up on. blowup. flat out. rip up one side and down the other. drag into court. the zone. spiky. APPLICABLE. sharp as a tack. tangle with. pisser. go agin. turf. bells. lovey-dovey. chew over. words. turn on. lean on. plenty on the ball. lay at. give one both barrels. row. cut a beef. ARGUMENTATIVE adj. lay a finger on. savvy. let have it. hubba-hubba. check up. clincher. grin and bear it. have eyes for. ARBITRARY adj. trade off. jazz. land all over. that's the boy. atta girl. maven. sockdolager. nobody's fool. get the green light. camel jockey. cope. smart. jump on one's case. arb. let have it with both barrels. uphill.22 approve ARBITRATOR n. hot pants. bafflegab. go one on one. face it. bells. mondo choice. be agin. hats off to. ARAB n. talk back. ARGUABLE adj. tough. ARBITRATE v. ARCH SUPPORTERS n. put one's John Hancock on. legit. See BELLIGERENT. rip into. by George. ARDENT adj. gambling). bellyache. words. upwards of. pitch into. okay. smart as a whip. hear it for. hack out a deal. flak session. gridiron (Ftbl. elephant ears (not common). bump heads. no dumbbell. ballbuster. scene. have at. ARGUMENT n. just what the doctor ordered. knockdown and drag out. arch supports. crab. make a to-do over. scrappy. boards (basketball). go-between. iffy. jump on. beef. ARDOR n. smarts. rip up. that's the boy. sock it to one. carry on over. right on. See also SUITABLE. get the go-ahead. keen. that's my boy. finisher. go. back. hoedown. haul into court. See also AGREE. lingo. on the nose. hubba-hubba. face down. pit. sign. A-rab. thump the tub for. brannigan. pick an argument. jive. bossy. nabe. megadual. See ARBITRATOR. atta boy. donnybrook. in the ball park of. cross swords. bowl. put up an argument. string along with. talk game. land on. cots. hassle. grouse. pop off. one's stock has gone up. tasty. lock horns. give the stamp of approval. growl. rehash. put up with. bone. check out. give a boost to. get the nod. hold a brief for. 1. 2. ARDUOUS adj. hammer away at. chip on one's shoulder. okay. wrangle. root for. crusher. up a squawk. lock horns. pash. groove. ARBITER n. quick on the trigger. brush-off. boost. bless. that's my girl. put up a struggle. pit (racing. holdout. George. set-to. AREA n. go ahead. plump for. APPROVED adj. rab. ARENA n. tiff. take on. buy into. lace into. George. have to hand it to. jackpot. wade into. hammer. wow. thumbs up. ice. go along with. jump. in one's face. middleman (labor). dustup. lump it and like it. static. crazy. hot for. take on. set to. sign off on.). gin. griping. brush. no picnic. push around. that's the idea. rowdy-dowdy. jump down one's throat. catamaran. fixer. See NEARLY. salty. downright. that's my boy. rubber stamp. give the green light. atta girl. okay. stomach something. speak one's piece. one to one. hash over. buck. break with. not born yesterday. rowdydow. scrap. . gritch. knock the chip off one's shoulder. battle royal. zapper. green light. blast. See also SKILLED. rumpus. get the nod. hand it to. guesstimate. bone of contention. go for. stuff. wow. hash. knockdown. beat a dead horse. face-off. go-between. light into. SUITABLE. sass. hot pants. have at each other. run-in. what it takes. ARGUE v. talking heads. give a posy. murder. radical. give the go ahead. touted. work out a deal. bold rave. bone to pick. fixer. See also NEGOTIATE. sound off. handle. roll with the punches. happies. blast. APPROVE v. push. on the button. ruckus. ball park figure. kosher. give a bouquet. See SKILL. brag about. buy. rink (hockey). fireeater.). stump for. rave. heavy. APT adj. middleman. that's the girl. street talk. hassle. dual. kick around. rhubarb. go along with. OK. lay out. check up on. make a deal. booster. lump it. hammer out a deal. savvy. APPROXIMATELY adv. rip. doublespeak. rhubarb. go at. no joke. ARBITRAGEUR n. top. crack down on. that's the girl. kosher. squawk. get behind. hot. See AMOROUS. highly touted. diamond (Bsbl. horny. make a stink. fly in the face of. See also ACCEPT. live with. romp.

See also ACCUSE. rag up. topkick.D. See CLOTHING. fort. branch house. ARMY TRUCK n. threads. crimp. deck out. ritzy. slough up. put the snatch on. drapes. put in apple-pie order. padre (chaplain). hot. ARMY. ARM INJURY n. ARKANSAS Bear State. pick up. ARMAMENT n. police up. put the fix in. rodded up. dud. chart. ARKANSAS CITY. swell. rod up. keep bankers' hours (late). glom. packing heat. B uniform. Aztec State. rumble. package. get one's hands on. stacked. Wonder State. load up. ARMORY n. round up. armed to the teeth. Hot Water State. frame-up. frame. pull a wire. skip. VIETNAM n. hook arm. going down. grab. get one's fingers on. dry as dust. pecking order. (officer of the day). nail. sneeze. humbug (unjustified). two-striper (corporal). snatch. pull things together. lead sheet (music). pull in. ARMY OFFICER.. iron out. flapper. vag. mustang (risen from the ranks). down the line. quarterback. turn on. arvin. hog country. rise and shine. pinks (officer). blue ticket (dishonorable). equalized.). ARISE v.arrest 23 ARID adj. shape up. throw the book at one. heel. Section 8 (mental). winged. dude up. hook. ARKANSAS Ark City. framed. drape. rag out. 1. 90-day wonder (2nd Lt. packed. brass. loaded. hang something on one. bender.). pinch. the book. 2. put the sleeve on. brass hat. fit out. brace. bone dry.D. lace curtain. See EXCITE. equalize. 1. get. wing. hopped up. old man. dump. straighten up and fly right. sarge. ruptured duck. olive drab. rig. nip. booby pinch. slough. run in. tumble. suit up. ARRAIGN v. AROUSE v. silk stocking. glom. lugging iron. put the bite on. gloon to. baker. regs. money bus. one-striper. Land of Opportunity. put in good shape. bobtail. tailor. See also PLAN. well-heeled. PREARRANGED. put the cuffs on. packing a heater. Bowie State. knock off. fix up. pull. turned on. toon. bob tail (dishonorable WW I). promote. work up. See also ORGANIZED. charlie. take in. light colonel (It.D. glass arm. (table of organization). barbed wire. 1. first soldier (first sergeant). duds. branch. spruce up. haul in. dog out. blitzbuggy. heat. flop. 2. T. 1. fixed. . point the finger. first shirt. the mitt. nab. put the claw on. work out a deal. wake up. ARREST n. pickle. roll out. tag. 2. Baby State. O. wired. ARRANGED adj. bag. shavetail. affil (TV). mitt. collar. put the arm on. gat up. Sand Hill State. pile out. goat. See also AGREEMENT. pick up. deck. O. ARRANGEMENT n. put the snare on. worked up. upper cruster. tab. ARIZONA Apache State. kick. knock over. nail. tote. hit the deck. See EXCITED. dry as a bone. Toothpick State. nick. gold braid. sidetrack. ARISTOCRAT n. chicken colonel. pack. fire up. glom onto. ARRAY n. drop. (Army of the Republic of Vietnam). colonel). ARMY PLATOON n. pull. heeled. AROUSED adj. package deal. skipper. send. hack out a deal. ARMORED TRUCK n. hardware. trip. PFC (private first class). gaff.I. hammer out a deal. lugging. jam. get one's head together. collar. pull in. first man. nab. whip into shape. throw in the clink. snag. hook. pinch. setup. heat (gun). accommodation collar (to fill a quota or social or political pressure). bag. accommodation collar (to fill a quota or social or political ARMED adj. rig out. book. lugging a rod. bust. feathers. NONCOMMISSIONED n. kick. set up. tog. grab.. snare. bust. the paper. police. get one's shit together. pin on. getup. put to rights. G. Valentine State. cavalry 1930). ARRAY v. able. score. buck general (brigadier). in the bag. full dress. fall. flipper. toting a gun. See also WEAPON. cut and dry. jackpot. SCHEME. slap in the piss can. bluestockings. O. peacoat. roust. ARRANGE v. turn out. nip. ARM n. carrying iron. sweep. cooked up. heat up. put in shape. butcher (M. get one's act together. glad rags. packed. game plan. lug iron. rig up. fatigues. pin it on one. run in. spruce. packing a rod. layout. ARMY UNIFORM n. totin'. ARMY DISCHARGE n. point the finger at. packing a gun. khakis. ARMY OFFICER n. belt out. gaff. dust dust (newly promoted). offshoot. blueblood. net. buggy bitchers (field artillery. steamed up. snatch. ARREST v. heel up. clear the decks. brodie. carrying. fin. hot to trot. make a connection. land. ARVN. work out. early out (medical). Sunset State. pack a rod. drop. heeled up. Arvn. drop your cocks and grab your socks (Obsc). toss in jail. doll up. show a leg. ARM v. carrying the difference. slough up. NCO. come down on. turn out. ossifer. slough. Looey. Grand Canyon State. nick. lay at one's door. A uniform. knock off.

put on airs. sign in. ARTIFICIAL LEG n. hoity-toity. cheeky. AAs. dump. savvy. ARREST ON SUSPICION v. Jap. ashcan. look-see. See also COUNTERFEIT. barge in. one move and you're dead. foxy. on top. open. sparkie. Arty. 2. con. straight shit. carpet. looks like rain (imminent). duck a pinch. size. STRATAGEM. get it down. artsy-craftsy. slope eyes. learn the ropes. snooty. phony. like (I'll be worse like I might die). Mao flu. look what the cat dragged in. See also CHEAT. ENTER. guzzled. fire buff. ARTFUL adj. nailed down. punch the clock. stiff. wrong fall. pull rank. ASCERTAIN v. humbug (unjustified). See FRANK. gimmick. highway mopery. high headed. flopped. crust. ARSONIST n. wrong pinch. dead bang. stovepipe. ARTILLERY n. hit. pressure). dropped. jigger. pin on. all locked up. ESCAPE v. sneezed. cheek. spring in. peg. punch in. zip (Derog. ASCENDANCY n. siditity. frame. nip. show up. gall. heavy stuff. phony knock. See STOP. fall by. cocky. make the scene. take a brodie. rug. dojigger. clip off. high hat. nabbed. drag in. reference. spark. got one dead to rights. match. ARTISTIC adj. dog meat. smart alecky. high-nosed. snotty. ASIAN FLU n. skibo. mouth. phony snatch. PHILIPPINE. high-falutin'. dog it. blow in. big guns. uppity. beat. get down pat. ego-tripping. go through the school of hard knocks. cold shoulder. racket. snippy. bust in. smooth. get down cold. rainmakers. bossy. yellow peril. brass. ARREST. phony collar. stuck on oneself. booked. slope. chill (submit to arrest). See also SLY. ASCERTAINED adj.I. 1. upstage. can. flak. phony drop. ASCRIBE v. Chinaman. pull in. WW I). on the peg. fake. ARTLESS adj. on one's high horse. ring in. think piece. forty-eight. ARTIFICIAL GRASS n. plant. dink. I'm dead. crump (WW 1). ill. wise guy. long-haired. pick up. scrub. smart guy. dohickey. get the hang of. long Tom. for a fact. pop up. ARRIVE v. hit the pits. walk into a collar. sound off. bazooka. high-hatted. gook. mooch in. skibby. phony grab. gismo. crazy like a fox. see. G. rag head. forty-eighter. drop. smarty pants. ARREST. how. dig it. check out. high-toned. AS IF adv. breeze in. hit town. ARTIFICIAL adj. make no bones about it. falsie. eye. slant eyes. caught dead to rights. ego trip. chesty. hooked. peg. ARSON n. knock off. cold. grift. guns. See APPARATUS. throw one's weight around. caught red-handed. gooney bird. See ARROGANT adj. playing politics. pluck chickens. whip hand. ARSENAL n. tree bursts. AS. dead bang rap. chutzpah. scoop. arty farty. come out with your hands up. check up on. mopery. cornered. in the pokey with smokey. freeze. high-flown. edge on one. See also STOPPED. roll in. nerve. phony fall. high hatty. 2. See also APPEAR. blurb. read. sewer. red light. eyeball. queer. wise ass.). smart ass. torching. check. touch-off man. access. pick up on. See also CHINESE. ARTIFICE n. arty crafty. ARTILLERY TERMS ack ack. mopery rap. 2. fer shirr. fiero. ASIDE n. coal box. thingamabob. Divarty (division artillery). Astroturf. get hold of. stuck up. sidity. fall down. story. fall up. hang something on. biggety. cool. buddha-head. See ADVANTAGE. uppish. Big Bertha (WW I). puffed up. wrong drop. clock in. talk turkey. jammed up. sniffy. ARTILLERYMAN n. jump on one. miss a collar. drop in.24 arrested ARTICLE n. See PROVEN. Chinx. UNJUST n. up front. red pipe. ASIAN n. size up. shut down. See also CAUGHT IN THE ACT. hyped up. call it like it is. drop on one. politician. corralled. spread. mopery in the first degree. ARTERY n. fall in. call a spade a spade. pop in. ARREST IN THE ACT n. king shit. peg leg. can it. ARRESTED adj. time in. get into one's head. thingamajig.). high and mighty. 88. fireworks. smarty. jobbie. make sure. fer sher. pick up. sky in. bum rap. slick. show. gooney. grandmother (howitzer. 1. hummer. ARTICULATE v. too big for one's britches. collared. throw-away. right rap. crack the whip. slant. phony pinch. know-how. See also SPEAK. wind up at. big bertha. come breezing in. touch off. nailed. See AUTHORITY. arty. check in. piece. the cosmolines (WW II). write-up. mopery collar. JAPANESE. smart aleck. right fall. artsy fartsy. dicty. toplofty. torch. have one's glasses on (Bl. upper hand. firebug. ARROGANCE n. dead to rights. verbalize. know-it-all. Chink. mopery pinch. bum beef. doublecheck. bob up. ASSIGN. leg up on one. . faked. column. frame-up. fall out. for sure. buzz (to announce an arrival). dead sure. make it.

ASS n. figger. sit-in. check out. ASSESSMENT n. nut. See ATTACK. out cold. smear. neutralization. hopeful. reference. turnout. put the muscle on. 2. give in. hit. horn in. hit man. kiss off. See APPRAISE. burn. See also CROWD. out of it. hang out. 1. sawing wood. oppo. clambake. knuckle under. date. cockeyed. give one five (slap hands). gunman. zigzag. See KILLING. sparrowgrass. See AGREE. check. ASSAILANT n. dirty dig. cut a deal. See ATTACK. slam. plugger. See BEG. size up. go for. dig it. a little something put aside. plugger. knock. springbutt. light into. meat. on the make. get-together. stache. off. value judg- ASPERSE v. jump on one's case. go-getter. bite. give a black eye. Irish dividend. shoot one's wad. size. trash. roast. name. ASSENT v. hang around. gang up. ASSIDUOUS adj. bash. getting some sack time. mugger. come at. give one the third. grill. See also NAME. ASSESS v. black eye. ATTEMPT. gunsel. white hope. say so. 2. stand pat. apache. mooch. ASPIRATION n. gun. slap at. yaw ways. whiz. put the heat on one.assignation 25 AS IS adj. hit man. red hot. See INDUSTRIOUS. arm. bunch up. okay. check out. ASSIGNATION n. ASK v. See AMBITIOUS. cave in. in the arms of Morpheus. peg. quickie. out like a light. ASSASSINATE v. a little something put away. eyeball. dropper (hired). ambish. jump. haul off on one. put-down. figure. slaunchwise. on the nod. buzz. See DEFAMATION. take one over the hurdles. poke. tag. credit. ASSETS n. making a few z's. sacked out. put the mug on. fire in the belly. hatchet man. love nest. See also ANALYZE. dish out. See AFFIRMATION. 3. ASSEMBLY n. erase. ASPIRING adj. bushwhack. hustle. shoot one's bolt. go over. in the lap of Morpheus. one-night stand. waste. one's stamp of approval. task. slam. trash. 1. size. meat-ax. grind. pin on. OK. ASPIC n. enforcer. knock. catching some zees. hand out. blast on. 2. read. topsy-turvey. capture. piece man. out for a rep. strike. pounding ASPARAGUS n. cat haul. pop off. catawampus. knock. twist. bushwhacker. let one have it. dig at. pick one's brains. goods. 1. rendezvous. budget. give one the third degree. take one's measure. goon. wasting. affair. sweat. bushwhack. 1. See SLANDER. slot. flaked out. liquidation. punch. ditto. making zzz's. stuff. noonie. butt in. bust. ASSAULT AND ROB v. See also PROCLAIM. hit. See also DIVIDE. do in. ace in the hole. ment. gimmick. coffee klatch. taking forty winks. angle. peg. on the kip. nick. put the screws on. eager beaver. 2. ASSAY v. work one's tail off. hit man. pass on. rainy day. sweat out. butcher. whistle for (but won't get). bumpman. blast. ASSAIL v. take care of. knockoff ghee. collaring a nod. mattress-full. put the slug on. tab. 2. dump. bang man. dead to the world. sawing logs. give away the store. work over. Rocky Mountain canary. okay. mouthful (you said a mouthful). huddle. put one through the wringer. sweat it out of one. zap. crashed. gorilla. dead. meet up. in dreamland. See MEETING. ASLEEP adj. ASKEW adj. ASLANT adj. scare up. ASSAULT v. put the arm on. corral. fork out. torpedo. stake. shootist. opposite number. ASSERT v. push. ASPECT n. shoot down. neutralize. touch. clipper. trigger man. see. button man. backhanded compliment. kitty. sock. blister. jump down one's throat. getting some shut-eye. heavy date. mug. nest egg. right stuff. tyro. So?. mugger. See CROOKED. See also QUESTION. ASSAULTER n. . slap around. nervous pudding. soldier. See also ENEMY. snoozing. stash. bash. take out. a ride. 1. shell out. size up. pat. ASPERSION n. ASSEMBLE v. offing. work over. pop the question. See also HOPEFUL. taking out. bum. eager beaver. See KILL. confab. ASSIGN n. See also MEET. ASSERTION n. ace up one's sleeve (hidden). troop. two cents' worth. make the scene. bushwhacker. meet. shake on. promote. out. slaunchways. matinee. bankroll. slant. come down on. liquidate. rap. in the land of nod. nose to the grindstone. ASSASSIN n. hang something on. round up. say uncle. trigger man. slam. backing. blitz. switch. ASPIRANT n. croaking. lambaste. what you see is what you get. put down. ASSASSINATION n. have at. check. shoot off ones mouth. See also APPRAISE. mouth off. as advertised. buy. hit.

See PACIFY. have a sneaking suspicion. set. go the route for. pour oil on troubled waters. sign on. network with. hitch on. gofer. tie-up. cold lay. crew. garbage. join together. upbeat. straighten one out. up. suit up with (team). lift. man Friday. get on the in with. grab. thump the tub for. put on ice. lined up with. thrown off one's beam ends. go in cahoots with. lock. root for. bugeyed. buddy. 3. gal Friday. backup. hype. run around with. put one away. combo. caught off base. shit green. See also BELIEVE. iceman. ride shotgun for. ASSUAGE v. syndicate. struck all of a heap. shot in the arm. ballyhoo. shoo-in. plugged into. give a boost to. chum. blow one's mind. ASSIST n. See also SUPPORT. flabbergast. buddy up with. ASTONISHED adj. open doors. thrown. give a leg up. family. sewed up. keeping the faith. backup. multinational. stump for. matie. come aboard. leg. make a pitch for. something else. See CERTAINTY. ASSOCIATION n. make nice. hunch. bail out. take over. tie up with. 2. pal up with. gang up. got the faith baby. buck up. clinch. boggle the mind.26 assignment triff. pool. handout. be in cahoots with. spring something on one. ASSUMPTION n. truck with. outfit. hand out. affil (TV). team up. ASSORTMENT n. bum out. set one on one's ass. throw in with. clap hands on. grab hold of. one for the book. straw boss. shot in the dark. push. glom on to. See SUPPORT. See RENDEZVOUS. clan. ASSISTANTS n. ring. lock and win. shop. cinch. girl Friday. hijack. rock. confiscate. on ice. plug. AVER. knock one over. branch house. hooked up with. go to the mat for. looking at the world with rosecolored glasses. 4. take over. have a lock on. shot in the ass. 2. in the bag. bowl over. bunch. hook on. sure thing. 2. tack on. play footsie with. ASSOCIATE v. leg up. circle. stumped. plug into. annex. ASSURE v. throw the spotlight on. sign up. tag on. slavey. tribe. glad-hander (overly). glue oneself to. home guard. press agent. lock on. hand. kissing cousin. backup. boost. rosy. hook up with. mixed bag. ASSIMILATE v. combo. clubber. plunderbund. caught with one's pants down. discombobulated. See also PERSUADE. swipe. takeover. See also AFFIRM. fiirp. 2. partners with. shit blue. snatch. take care of one for. tiein tie-up. grease the wheels for. dweeb (junior or senior). troops. get together. See also SURPRISE. ASSUME v. brace up. highgrade. set on one's ass. one of the boys. run interference for. swing in with. gung ho. interface. tie-in. get ones hands on. tie in with. 1. nail down. bowled over. 1. flabbergasted. help. slave. mob. highjack. run with. borrow. shot. take on. give a lift. offshoot. front for. come together. 1. ASSIST v. boggled. sec. joiner. line up with. get into. peon. everything but the kitchen sink. get in with. See also SURPRISED. ASSOCIATES n. bet one's bottom dollar on. pardner. ASSURED adj. branch. racked. knock one over with a feather. ice in one's veins. See also TASK. hookup. sell one on. stab. put a bug in one's ear. ASTONISHMENT n. ASSOCIATED adj. thrown in with. put a flea in one's ear. slap on. puff. those one runs with. stuck. be afraid. throw in together. gutsy. stand up with. mishmash. deal one in. get in on. play ball with. high. carry the water for. your place or mine. throw one a curve. yoot (teenage). spot. stick up for. pal. mishmosh. ASSIGNMENT n. See also IMPERTURBABLE. ASTERISK n. bag. pool. famiglia. sidekick. liberate. troops. play ball. ASSOCIATE n. hit the beach. pumped up. bug. sneaking suspicion. ASSISTANT n. something to shout about. temp. go for. ASSURANCE n. bet on. joined up with. combination. cocksure. pard. lock up. get one's fingers on. string along with. See also MIXTURE. 3. 1. go partners with. team up with. tie in. lock and win. bowl down. floor. could've knocked one over with a feather. go down the line for. blow away. squeak. in cahoots with. flatfooted. bowled down. playmate. See CERTAIN. throw on one's beam ends. gang. cool. ASTONISH v. troupe. hook up. crew. gamble on. floored. sure as shit. . crowd. stand in with. take the sting out of. take up with. savage. hold a brief for. hold one's end up. flunky. beat. plump for. lend a hand. See also SUPPORT. rain or shine. include me in. bit one in the ass. serf. have a lock on. troops. boost. interface with. beat the drum for. go along with. treff (secret). have a hunch. boat race (horse racing). ice. zoo. See FRIEND. lock. sell. something to write home about. megacorp. put on the map. take the edge off. tie up. join up with. apparatchik. tie-in-tie-up. nailed down. stand up for. go with. hang out with. kipe. strike all of a heap. stunner. fraternize. tied in with. lock-and-win situation. looking at something with rose-colored glasses. meld with. See also BASIS 2. blown away. all puffed up. surefire. go to bat for. moonlight requisition. 1. kludge (parts). crew. the company. gork. bunch up. shop. go native. gang up with. cool out. grab. rat pack. 3. go in partners with. hang around. high on something.

shoot down an idea. beat. hook up. clip. ASTUTE adj. stretch. hitch on. kick one's sconce in. wade into. See also SCOLD. blitz. wallop. double bank. rush. make up for. doomsday machine. lambaste. awful. crush. animal. take on. funny farm. bust. jockey. meathead. ATOMIC WAR n. goshawful. slap on. give a deal to. dry gulcher. on the ball. far out. knock cold. kick one's cruller in. 2. nuclear bomb. have a go at. quick on the uptake. hideaway. skin alive.attacker ASTOUND v. sport. deck. knock the daylights out of one. flatten. ATLANTA. rip up one side and down the other. flabbergasted. kick ass. paste. knock dead. sock it to one. take a poke at. blast on. muscle man. clout. kick one ass over teakettle. blitz. the bomb. boot around. ATHLETE n. come at. bop. mind-blowing. clock. drop. calflove. bloop. put the boots to. take a crack at. cold cock. give one the works. knock one's block off. MAD (mutually assured destruction). knock the shit out of one. come down hard on one. ATTACHED adj. ATTACKER n. strike all of a heap. Big Ditch. ASTRONAUT LAUNCH n. See AMAZING. scene. lace. lay into. wipe out. go for it. ASTRONAUT n. pull a joint. zetz. shellack. stunning. whop. ATMOSPHERE n. push. slough. ASTOUNDING adj. let one have it with both barrels. hankering. . kick one into next week. safe house. clonk. ATTACH v. ASTOUNDED adj. clump. wing. blow away. bat. A-war. big drink. dust off. hit a clip. gross. soft wall. set on one's ass. take a whack at. hole in. mug. give one the blanket. land a haymaker. shoulders. floor one. the unthinkable. flabbergast. knock one for a loop. grody to the max. boggled. land all over one. put the bee on one. rip up. give 'em hell. square. booby hatch. ATLANTIC OCEAN n. hand it to one. kick one's lemon in. throw a punch. knock one over with a feather. go to town on. Hotlanta. white hope (white contender). big pond. yen. bushwhack. by. lay out. PAY. foxy. redshirt (eligibility extended). plant one. jump on one's case. lay a glove on. kick the living daylights out of one. ATHLETIC SUPPORTER n. mugger. guzzle. beat one to a frazzle. place. land on. blind. stick it to one. take a swipe at. mugging. iron man. give one a fat lip. get. you gonna jump on my chest?. mood. beaver fever (Obsc). jock. lump up. take a swing at. blindside. ASYLUM n. sharp as a tack. NEW JERSEY The Boardwalk. slam. knock the bejesus out of one. color. pepper. attempting a creep. heel. See also APOLOGIZE. shine. beat the shit out of. Hot Lan ta. 1. AT prep. blowout center. cold pack. boot. belt out. hideout. ATTACK v. godawful. dump. bowl over. slug. ATOM BOMB n. square things. biff. split. storm.. bean. ring one's bell. case. cook. tangle ass with. mad pash. color man (TV sports). ape. blown away. go in for. knock one on one's ear. set on one's ass. con (1850). A-bomb. CORRECT. kick the bejesus out of. See BAD. anchored. moonman. lace into. K. knock one ass over teakettle. crack down on. bowled down. hole up. meatball. go for. fly in the teeth of. whack. banjax. put away. gang up. haul off on one. lay a finger on. tip over. See INSANE ASYLUM. boff. sail into. gorilla. Hot Town. ATONE v. backpack nuke. take one over the hurdles. kick the shit out of one. soak. See also FASTEN. knock off. flip. 2. slog. slap down. blitzkrieg. bam wham. ivory tower. cop. pay one's dues. conk. come down on. bug-eyed. nuclear war. have at. megadual. See also DREADFUL. square a beef. go out for. See INTELLIGENT. trash. latch onto. scorch. surgical mission (quick). slough around. rubber room. dirty deed. chill. not born yesterday. knock one on one's ass. read one out. chop down. knock on one's kiester. rotten. take one's medicine. push. H-war. local color. work over. sock. Chinese. go after. ATLANTIC CITY. puppy love. lean on. blast. bushwhacker. put the slug on. bash. timber up. larrup. 27 ATTACHMENT n. spaceman. let one have it. knock the beholden out of one. hairy. GEORGIA Big A. put the slough on. shoot down. go at. hook on. push around. grody. See ASTOUNDED. have smarts. lay at. yerk. amore. lump. dry gulch. nuke. weakness. bowled over. hitch up. put out one's lamps. ATROCIOUS adj. jump. jump on. kick one on one's ear. blister. space. clunk. den. beastly. brain. work out. rip into. jock. whale the daylights out of one. pitch into. pull a Jap (surprise). lay on sap. whack. lean against. brainy. plunk. zapper. do a razor job on.O. See LOVE. smack. 1. superjock. Neanderthal (Derog. throw on one's beam ends. speed merchant. put one in the hospital. break one's face. belt. rip.). eyeballs in eyeballs out. measure. SHREWD. See ASTONISH. light into. poke. knock for a row of [anything]. fire on. crown. roast. nailed. shoot down a thing. knock over. place to hole up. jump down one's throat. struck all of a heap. tag on. swat. give one both barrels. herring pond. V man. bonk. hang one on. zap. Big South. heat. the pond. muscle head. lousy. knock one into next week. punch out. nut house. ATTACK n.

listen up. one's level best. speak of the devil. state mouthpiece. unzip. try one's darnedest. make a run at. score. ATTITUDE n. ATTEMPT n. lip. try on for size. beaut. make out like. AUDACIOUS adj. pleader. bird dog. break one's ass. See POSTURE. see to. chutzpahdik. spouter. give it one's all. be on the ball. turn on. suit up. it. smart ass. front. guts. on the job. crack. mind-set. looky. alarm clock. shoot the works. give it a fling. D. See DARING. see after. nut. See also ENDEAVOR. make a try. stab. chutzpah. go for broke. bib and tucker. the size of it. pin on. tangle jaw. TCB (take care of business). beak. shot. brass balls. bust one's ass. get one's hands on. reference. lay it on thick. pick up. Johnny on the spot. ATTENDANT n. ATTIRED adj. give one a come-hither look. time in. outfit. pov. billboard. gutsiness. tender loving care. balls. dressed fit to kill. Philadelphia lawyer. can o' corn. TLC. See also EFFECT. make the scene. tog. See also APPLY ONESELF. brass. one's all. kill. tongue. on one's toes. See also APPEAR. fixer. get fat. See BEAUTIFUL. 2. big rush. rag out. all one's got. cutter (prosecutor). do one's level best. show. draw. make a stab at. spieler. bomber (divorce). give it one's best shot. dog out. man's mouth. ATTORNEY n. See also WARY. brace. turn out. make a hit with. . take a stab at. put up a front. head-set. snag. lead up the garden path. jam. punch the clock. tackle. ATTRIBUTE v. deck. nervy. lay oneself out. catch. go. See also OBTAINABLE. ATTRACTION. bait. twist.. cherry pie. dolled up. 3. try. squeal. glad rags. latch on to. suck in. give a go. See ACHIEVE. bob up. PAY v. sweep off one's feet. mousetrap. ATTORNEY GENERAL n. AUDACIOUSNESS n. ATTENDANCE n. slant. give it all one's got. shakedown. get there. check in. in there pitching. See CLOTHING ATTIRE v. See also OPINION. drapes. listen up. cheek. routine. drop a line on one. drop in. not miss a trick. 1. cuter. give ears. break one's neck. gutiness. on the ball. playact. where one is at. one's damnedest. keep one's eye peeled. fling. gutty. take a fling at. not miss a trick. see to. grab. credit. ghost (writes briefs). rigged out. sound. drape. knock oneself out. pettifogger. one's darnedest. See also LURE. P. humbug. break one's back. ATTORNEY. wise ass. feathers. state lawyer. have a fling at. turn up. go all out. push. doctor. ATTENTION. baby-sitter. shakedown cruise. ATTEMPT v. take one's best shot. ATTORNEY'S FEE n. See also HEED. sky parlor. punch in. hooked. box office. workout. brassy. where one's head is. tall dark and handsome. mouthpiece. keep one's eye on the ball. springer. heads up. fit out. pull. show up. Tenhut. vamp. freak out. mindtrip. hang something on. draw. try one's damnedest. with a weather eye open. hang on every word. dude up. knock one's eyes out. listen up. knock on your lobes. give it a whirl. AUCTION v. ATTENTIVE adj. have a shot at. threads. lick. listen up. the L. rag up. piece of cake. dud. where it's at. stunning. bat one's eyes at. ten. shyster. try on for size. crust. not overlook a bet. moxie. on the make. ring in. have one's ears on. dry run. ATTENTION GETTER n. give it a try. give one the come on. get a load of that. promo. give it the old college try. angle. catch. spotlight. hook. ATTAINABLE adj.28 attain with one's eyes peeled. warble. bat the eyes at. cop. See ASSIGN. ballsy. legal beagle. not overlook a bet. 1. grabber. drop-dead gorgeous. come to light. keep one's ear to the ground. slay. See also PRETEND. stone. on the que vive. go the limit. jelly go. pull off. tout. See GET. pay mind to. like it is. go over big. cut. do a bit. see the light of day. nerve. no problem. wow. give it a go. mugger. rind. pop up. head rush. come through with. the A. patch. take a whack at. tryout.A. go in for. have a fling at. legal eagle. hooky. See DRESSED. beagle. cheeky. glom on to. pitch into. clock in. hunk. go out for. spunk. promote. 2. no sweat. look to. doll up. knock out. pop to. ATTENTION interj. score. 10. have a go at. deck out. get a load of this. house. rope in. ATTIC n. watch out. try on. SEXUAL n. get one's head out of one's ass. on the lookout. hook. chemistry. ATTEND v. take the bull by the horns. ATTITUDINIZE v. all ears. go for it. keep a weather eye open. give a fling. send. decked out. See EASY. shill. shine me on (to me). glued. header. ATTAIN v. gall. ATTRACT n. arrive. say so. knock off. fake. fall dough. come on. stuff.A. take a cut at. ATTRACTIVE adj. knock dead. take on.O. take a crack at. turn one on.G. ambulance chaser. bend over backward. PUBLIC DEFENDER n. looker. ATTENTION n. make it. whack. ATTIRE n. take a shot at. break one's heart. duck soup. steer. do it or bust a gut. cut and try. dud. good looker.V.

top hand. Norwegian steam. big league. executive suite. high up. corkscrew. pundit. AUSTRALIA/NEW ZEALAND Anzas. See AUTOMOBILE. Ossie. big wig. wheels. squirrel (both skid side to side). okay. Aussie land. the say. pizzazz. (best route around track). barn. leg up on one. pigs. turnout. legit. upper hand. brass hat. whip hand. leadoff man. big chew. governor. See PREDICT. jump on one. freak. bus. columnist. genuine article. ins. zap. fishtail. theatergoer. AUGUST adj. the commish. AUTHENTIC adj. sports fan. scribe. buff. pow. AUGMENT v. biggest frog in the pond. at the eleventh hour. hairpin turn. AUGER n.automatic pilot 29 AUDIENCE n. bug. AUTO RACEWAYS n. straight from the horse's mouth. jeep. nerf (bump during race). Aussie. queen bee. give the green light. high-nosed. See WRITER. fleshing out. a Hitler. edge on one. the righteous. See also SPECTATOR. marbles (slippery spot). the whole cheese. give the word. CEO. drop on one. scripter. string. ol' professor. big weenie. green light. figure out. 2. vanilla. in the nick of time. make hen tracks. MANAGEMENT. the feds. AUSTRALIA Down Under. moxie. van. czar. OK'd. AUDITION n. big player. up. the long arm of the law. buff. bone man. whiz. Mr. bleacher bum. what it takes. wizard. 1. Establishment. Sooner. ass-kicker. straight from the horse's mouth. power elite. green flag. first-nighter. buggy. See APPROVE. shark. pad. AUTHOR n. exec. sit in. AUGUR v. kosher. knothole gang. czar. George. standee. See WRITE. A-number 1. moviegoer. high-toned. powerhouse. put one's John Hancock on. beef up. might and main. the old man. call it. go ahead. higher ups. AUSPICIOUSLY adv. heel and toe (driving technique). See also ADMINSTRATOR. guts. spinout. See PLAIN. buildup. kingpin. bang out. red flag. the emess.. what you see is what you get. See FACTUAL. ink slinger. on the legit. twenty-four carat. clapper. heap. geets. autograph hound. the stuff. See also ADDITION. legit. kicker. weight. slave driver. clacker. oink (police). crystal ball it. beefing up. bat out. bless. groove. ivory dome. SUPERVISOR. sweeten. bosslady. people in the front office. top brass. top. line. powerhouse. CO. paper house. telewriter (TV). the emess. fan. upping. AUTHORIZE v. AUSTERE adj. bull of the woods. say the word. clout. bible. bump (poker). the law. crate. AUDIT v. ghostwriter. give the goahead. brains. OK. brass. old hand. AUTOCRATIC adj. COMMANDER. high-minded. wordsmith. head man. old pro. the man. AUTO n. nut. they. WW I). out of the horse's mouth. See also POMPOUS. put down. top brass. punch. okayed. guru. AUTHOR v. powers that be. top dog. hammer-man. scribbler. kibitzer. endo (end over end crash). hot stuff. . king. demo. Simon Legree. script. city hall. fence-hanger. OK. AUTOGRAPH SEEKER n. hike. Auzzie. juice. AUTHORITY n. See CONSENT. hooligan race. for real. old war-horse. got the horses to do it. reading. word slinger. reverse start. righteous. dinkum (soldier). topper. ghost. high priest. legit. rubber-stamp. See TRUE. deadhead. Billjim (soldier. bigwigged. the man. pick off (pass a car). general. whip cracker. AUTOMATIC adj. try on. bossy. big shit. pen. AUSTRALIAN n. CONVENIENT. AUTO RACING TERMS back off (decelerate). AUTHORIZED adj. paper (free pass). pro. highfalutin'. pusher. psych it out. See also TIMELY. gold braid. the word. AUTHORIZATION n. the say so. stiff-necked. heckler. maven. Iron Mike. See also EXECUTIVE. them. egghead. bossman. strong arm. head honcho. pole sitter (pole position starter). See IMPERIOUS. 2. AUTHORITATIVE adj. playgoer. okay. down under. BillJim. heart man. sling shot (passing strategy). Digger. poop. on top. AUTHORITIES n. ropes. grid start. top kick. clean. bare-bones. a lot to say about. Big. Indy. AUGMENTATION n. tryout. chief. Outback. the force. boss. call the shots. the goods. dice (close race). a lot to do with. the bosses. big cheese. hot rod. the real McCoy. knee-jerk reaction. hall. add bells and whistles. boost. king of the hill. 1. steam. pace lap. brickyard (Indianapolis). boost. have a hunch. consy (consolation race). front office. Anzac. driver. kingfish. showcase. rug rank (high). big shot. beef. aficionado. showgoer. AUTOCRAT n. shunt (collide). read. one who catches a show. people upstairs. upstairs. piggyback. big nose man. head. the top. AUTOMATIC PILOT n. in-group. AUDITORIUM n. jalopy. brain. tag on. clunker. the fuzz. See POWERFUL. buddy seat. czar. the brass. See INCREASE. higher ups.

chariot. fishtail. grabbers. bucket of bolts. garden variety. Smith. clunker. flyboy. get even with. gas buggy. cage. buzz buggy. banger. sashay around. beat. mainstream. lay low. get hunk. Model T (Ford). peep (jeep). limo. stash. a short. ham and egger. quad (four headlights). flivver. no use for. AUTOMOBILE ACCIDENT n. buggy whip (radio antenna). Jimmie. ordinary Joe. slick. . chugalong. get back at. puddle jumper. blitz buggy. See PILOT. duck. bend the rules. dune buggy. no eyes for. See also RETREAT. beetle. middlebrow. skip out on. coffin. Mrs. doghouse. benzo (MercedesBenz). jitney. trans. theft of). shake and bake. slicks (racing). plant. hide.30 automobile AUTOMOBILE n. crutch. wreck. AUTOMOBILE TERMS Georgia credit card (hose for siphoning gasoline). STOLEN n. deke. one lunger. garden. love buggy. shake off. bag. turtle (armored). See REVENGE. bent one. hot rod. boilerplate. Detroit Iron (American). Motorama. California tilt (front end lower). dime a dozen. vanilla. grizzler. give a miss to. fender tag. hep. hatchback. AVAILABLE adj. poligot. circumlocute. bear meat (unequipped with citizens band radio). Billy Sixpack. kill switch (automatic brakes). do one's thing. total. stocker. rinky. barnstormer. See also AFFIRM. eagle. chine. John Q. throttle jockey. get on one's bicycle. push hot boilers. wrack-up. John Smith. hoopy. give the slip. piggy. swear up and down. tuna wagon. Joe Lunchbucket. pony car. birdwoman. stack. crate. man on the street. getable. ready willing and able. shuffle off. give one a dose of one's own medicine. Susie Smith concept. janck. clean 'chine. be into. bug. trap. Mr. big-eyed. See OBTAINABLE. give the go by. lemon. Brown Jones and Robinson. flicker. any Tom Dick or Harry. raked. Joe Doakes. fastback. AUTOMOBILE TIRE n. bag. nowhere. give one the runaround. goat. jeep. heap. come back at. smackup. drop off. schtick. art cart. down in the kitchen (low gear). job. run of the mill. scrap heap. boiler. load. beat around the bush. pits (service area). AUTOMOBILE. stretch limo. pinchy. fliv. buzz wagon. junk heap. breezer. stick. Smith. hotshot. Mr. flat hoop. square accounts. state of the art. long John Silver (one headlight). not touch with a ten-foot pole. run of the alley. flat (tire). bantam car. rumdum. hoddy-doddy. See also GREEDY. short. pass the buck. Mrs. midget. AVOCATION n. bent one. dash (dashboard). wheelchair. See also VEHICLE. leading edge. hog (Cadillac). jockey. no top. cheap heap. fish. kemp. no great shakes. meat grinder. guzzler. tooter. grabby. jalopy. allergy. smashup. AVIATRIX n. blow (supercharger). chopped car. thing. Sammy Smith concept. golfer. everyday. super skate. mean machine. doghouse. scout car. shoe. hot car farm. fair. boat. AVIATOR n. middle of the road. low rider. owner's job (insurance fraud. screw. compact. chrome dome. baldy (worn). way out. so so. midgie. palm off. AUTOMOBILE SHOW n. swear on a stack of bibles. dump. ride. ragtop (convertible). jink (enemy planes). Easter Egg (decorated). 1. AVERSION n. 2. banger (cylinder). into. bone shaker. in and outer (sports). journeyman. new wave. tin lizzie. grinder. AVID adj. move a job. fender-bender. get around. AVER v. flat. big hole (gear). steer clear of. AVENGE v. getinable. up for grabs. struggle buggy. far out. gotta have. pileup. shake. dying to. skip. wheels. sore foot (punctured). juke. plastic. skip town. bottom end. Public. cross one's heart and hope to die. binders. tiptoe around. hoopty. ditch. AVOID v. humdrum. AUTOMOBILE HORN n. AVERSE adj. skinflint. leaping Lena (Obs. beeper. rinky (stolen). bear food. white bread. John Doe. AUTOMOBILE WAREHOUSE n. allergic. jump. come-at-able. push hot ones (dispose of). stick it in and break it off. give a wide berth. hang one out to dry. on tap. See IMPATIENT. cut. van. bus. soup job. hip. stretch car (extra length). See ACCIDENT. egg crate. cut dead. birdman. clinches (brakes). have no use for. starch. have no truck with. gas guzzler. go-cart. hot boiler farm. skip. rattletrap. hayburner. tight. on deck. junker. shot. orphan (no longer manufactured). strictly union. AVANT-GARDE adj. sled. deuce. See STINGY. one's bag. dodge. can. rack-up. honker. bucket. fake one out. AUTOMOBILE HOOD n.). ham and egger. skins. creaming to. run for cover. pony (medium sized). hot car. oil burner. give the cold shoulder to. funny car. cold shoulder. plebe. say so. Brown. rubber. duck out of. death trap. wreck of the Hesperus. gondola. See VANGUARD. cottonpickin'. zoom buggy. roll bar. retread. Brown. run for cover. stack-up. go it all. bob. hard top. heap of junk. chopped. truck driver. pumpkin (flat). buggy. rig. gondola (not common). AVARICIOUS adj. weave. boojy. stutter step. hole. jeepers-creepers. bear bait. swear till one is blue in the face. bomb. tub. fair to middling. on the schlep (stealing). AVERAGE adj. kick. four-wheeler. gasoline buggy. slicker. gig. crack-up. consent job. 3. Jane Doe. bird legs. make (brand name). rubber.

catawampus. clean outta sight. roll out. See also SNUB. all thumbs. know the score. AVOW v. frantic. far out. know the ropes. show a leg. groovy. E (for efficiency. AWRY adj. . turn out. latched on. sucks a big one. zigzag. hipped. swear on a stack of bibles.axiom 31 buck pass. real gone. kept posted. get up with the chickens (early). fork out. shell out. cool. AWFUL adj. AWARD n. know one's p's and q's. know one's stuff. gift. mean. See CLUMSY. stinking. on the beam. AWESOME adj. See also AFFIRM. zero cool. ear to the ground. AWARE adj. keep bankers' hours (late). hell west and crooked. out. See IMPRESS. grounded. on the beam. AXIOM n. See BAD. in the know. Emmy (TV). AWAIT v. grandstand. feather in one's cap. Grammy (phono record). slaunchwise. cockeyed. nervous. the cookies. hang around. See IMPRESSIVE. Effie (advertising). out of touch. gross. See GIVE. sweeten the kitty. showboat. swear till one is blue in the face. blow away. cross one's heart and hope to die. AWAKEN v. grody to the max. wait for the other shoe to drop. savvy. drop your cocks and grab your socks (Obsc). in the picture. know one's onions. know all the ins and outs. tuned in. something else. See CROOKED. gift with. megadual. gold star. butterfingers. grungy. See also DONATION. synthetic. two left feet. double digs. blow one away. it's looking to. hand out. AWE v. hotdog. knock one's socks off. Oscar (film). hip to the jive. klutzy. Clio (TV commercial). really into. See also KNOWLEDGEABLE. sweat it out. cool one's heels. hep. pass up. WWII). go-go. tuned in. sharp. Obie (Off Broadway). wise to. mind-blowing. know it all. tough nuggies. buck it over. stay shy of. out-of-pocket. See WAIT. with it. hit the deck. grody. know all the answers. AWARDS n. Tony (theater). be up on. sweat. AWKWARD adj. daffodil. two left hands. slaunchways. all woke up. sweat it. wised up. AWAY adj. hear tell of. hang in. swear up and down. put something in the pot. tough. hang out. See also AMAZING. pile out. the gold. Oscar. hearsay. know what's what. See also ABSENT. sucks. rise and shine. on to. plugged in. gone. dish out. hip. make one's teeth fall out. know one's business. AWARD v. know-how. clodhopper. raunchy. into. hairy.

wood. crummy. babe. bug. See also REVERSE. expense. BACHELOR v. blah. angel. jeasley. valpack. the money. yackety yak. topsy-turvy. flookum. BACHELOR OF ARTS n. doin'dirt. BACHELOR OF SCIENCE n. the pits. little cherub. barfy. crappy. low-down. ain't worth shit. See also IDENTIFICATION. little angel. crawler. staker. boomer. cheapie. doggie bag (Rest. crick. back gone out. bottom out. BACK TALK n. BACON AND EGGS ON TOAST n. no bargain. dirty. stag. tad. cheap. See BENEFACTOR. dirty minded. darn. buttercup. measly. foul ball. lip. bamboozled. BABY n. preemie. Adam and Eve on a raft. no account. shithead. BAD adj. stick. diddly. chicken shit. little writeoff. ass backwards. bum. cheesy. work on. rough. available. feedback. one thousand (Vietnam war). BADGE n. crusty. potsy. single. sleazy. rat's ass. garbage. beat. gross. go to bat for. turkey. button. eighteen carat. cruddy. run on. thrown. batch. go on. tough. wheels (to take out). one thou. little deduction. icky. hill of beans. tote bag. BS. synthetic. hellish. be at. shitty. See COUNTRY. arsy-varsy. angelface. cussed. you get it. cotton-pickin'. ugly. bad news. meal ticket. stick by. dud. bravo. comeback. tax benefit. bambino. BLT on 32 . doodly. babykins. ornery. not so hot. carry-on. downer. BAFFLE v. See also SPEAK. tin. old bach. in diapers. hassle. See SCOUNDREL. yakking. ain't worth a plugged nickel. in a fog. dumpling. BAG n. See PUZZLE. See IRRITABLE. eligible. buffaloed. diddly shit. eat. stinking. BACK v. shield. nogood. single man. honeychild. humpty-dumpty. stiffo. youngster. keister. little dividend. godawful. SOB. yellow tin. off the cob. sugarplum. hell of a note. snooky. baby boomer (post WW II). bastard. yucky. ain't worth the powder to blow it to hell. BACKWOODS n. catawampus. dreck. give a leg up. ech. chiv. bullshit. get. mangy. swag bag. bibble babble. kid stuff. worst-case scenario. slimeball. dinger. fuzzbuzz. grungy. mofo. jiffy bag. grubstaker. N. lousy. sow belly. BACON n. ass over elbows. gear. grabber. goshawful. BACKWARDS adj. See ANNOY. bach it.G. stake. bankroll. BAD PERSON n. give one the business. BAD-TEMPERED adj. Benny. See PUZZLED. bundle from heaven. sponsor. slime bucket. flash. prick. punk. talk through one's hat. BACTERIA n. fuck face (Obsc). bottle baby. BADGER v. bad guy. backachy. bride and groom on a raft. son of a bitch. beastly. BACKACHE n. sleazeball. nuts. crab. throw. See SUPPORT. poison. buffalo. throw the bull. bottom of the barrel. mother. no count. white elephant. flukum. BACON LETTUCE AND TOMATO n. crap. snookums. BACHELOR n. sad. junk. junky. damned. ride. chick. beans. buzzer. damn. grunts. maggot. lollypop. grody. old maid. wet behind the ears. something fierce. bummer. cookie cutter. 1. white tin. murder. tot. have diarrhea of the mouth. mean. diddly poo. guff. 2. dead ass. scuzzy. rattle. BACKUP adj. bad-assed. hump. lousy. bug. fairy godmother. tripe.). the dogs. boonies. run off at the mouth. floor.B B n. fiddlefucking. hipper dipper. stick up for. crud. bad apple. raunchy. little doll. BS. boondocks. See ANSWER. BAFFLED adj. grubstake. nipper. grody to the max. sleazeball. bitchy. bundle. fierce. sucks. peanuts. tough nuggies. bachelor girl. be on the back of. number ten (Korean war). stump. doodly poo. batch it. BLT. toddler. sugar. ice. spill the beans. noodge. spillback. single-o. angel.. tripe. cheese factory. grunge. a lemon. darned. ain't worth a hoot. papoose. snappy comeback. bogus. BABYISH adj. BABBLE v. give a lift. tullies. bull. write-off. drape ape. short end of the stick. kid. murderous. BA. spaced out. rotten. give a boost. boost. rosebud. tin. BACKER n. cock sucker (Obsc). Irish twins (both born within a year). two bit. cackleberries and grunts. motherfucker (Obsc). the least. bass ackwards. See FINANCE. diddie bag (Army). little darling. See also LUGGAGE. on the fritz. unattached. sticks. button. pretzels. gas.

diddly. BALTIMORE RESIDENTS n. keister. jiffy bag. throw one a curve. cornball. pablum. stamping grounds. bag guy. fold. See also MONEY. damn. THEATER n. BALTIMORE. charge account (access to bail money). BAN v. sock. and O. jazz band. can. BALLROOM n.bankrupt 33 BAGATELLE n. a don't. bald as an egg. troupe. broke. bounce. Chapter 11. clan. B. See also PARTY. a hoot. banjuke. banjo picker. red cap. throw out on one's ear. monkey. nowhere. beefsteak and BALTIMORE AND OHIO RR n. BANALITY n. high camp. shill. See NEIGHBORHOOD. small change. See HINDER. . BAGGAGE THIEF n. old B. flat as a pancake. 1. give one the bums rush. BALD adj. hoedig. upset one's apple cart. neck of the woods. banjer. baldy. (victim). kiss off. glory roll. Philadelphia bankroll. backup. banjo man. not in the picture. chickenshit. troops. nest egg. bladder. mattress-full. potboiler. jazz blowers. See also TRITE. give one the heave-ho. dough puncher. paradise. ho hum. BAILIWICK n. Ethiopian paradise. duster. snot rag. bald as a coot. See also FINANCIER. hop bail. old story. OSTRACIZE. crowd. jumper. See also DESTITUTE. tear duster. sidelined. apple. swing band. corny. chucker out. roll. turf. cue ball. keisterman. saw. go Chapter 11. damper. bundle. egghead. shut out. BANJO-UKULELE n. skin head. blower. jug. gang. hop. BANJO n. things. skycap. mob. dough head. keister mark BAN n. no place. dullsville. stupid. BALANCE n. rat. professor. slough. go under. See GROUP. BALLOON VENDOR n. springer (bondsman). shoestring. old saw. a thoushalt-not. See also COOK. territory. BANK n. shut out. B-girl. chuck out. jump band. peanut gallery. close one's doors. mingle. old chestnut. pill. ork. BALANCE v. baggage smasher. combo. two-suiter. BALCONY. ice out. hot foot. fortnighter. left on the outside looking in. draddy. BAIL BOND TERMS spring. cramp one's style. banjo uke. brawl. BALLET STUDENT n. blackball. track. sniffer. square. nigger heaven. turkey. BANDANA n. pass by. BANKRUPT adj. tote. cramp. bald as an eagle. sphere. corn. row of pins. hang. BANK ACCOUNT n. dumb. BANKBOOK n. carry on. chestnut. go bust. banjo thrummer. even-steven. BAGGAGE HANDLER n. those one runs with. give one the old heave-ho. BAKER n. picker. banjo twanger. old stomping grounds. See also PORTER. See LURE. nothing. hokey. come out. peter. frolic pad. damper pad. group. doughboy. See also EJECT. cold shouldered. chicken feed. MARYLAND Bal City. small beer. tote bag. buy new shoes. See also AMOUNT. yoot (teenage). blah. rat pack. BANISH v. go broke. outfit. tripe. sky hook. diddly shit. drop in the ocean. come out even. bloody-nose gallery. BANKER n. zero. blue blowers. flat. jump. prom. onions. drag. swag bag. BANISHED adj. tribe. BALL n. cornfed. BANKRUPT v. jump bail (run away). valpack. SMALL. sidemen. tinker's dam. peanuts. 2. go to the cleaners. shindig. to the wall. big band. curly. rainy day. baggage masher. crimp. on the rocks. spike one's guns. Michigan roll. come on. dull as dishwater. belly up. hog wrestle. kick out. busted. Balto. bunch. fold up. pellet. hokum. hokum. BAND LEADER n. BAIL VIOLATOR n. close down. off-limits. row of buttons. cleaned out. ring. go to the wall. gear. fire. banjo strummer. give the mitten. corn. no-no. pass up. wipe. BANJOIST n. shit. BALL (DANCE) n. blackballed. go to the poorhouse. darn. buzzword. wad. boot out. close up. old song. Baltimorons. stomping grounds. sneezer. throw a monkey wrench into the works. lam. BAIT n. drop in the bucket. BAND n. boiler plate. loan shark.W. bags. juice dealer. BAGGAGE n. hill of beans. BALK v. give the hook. meter. shylock. See EXCLUDED. half in stir (free on bail). outta bounds. BANKROLL n. hoedown. hoodang. BANAL adj. left out in the cold. BALLOON n. belly up. familiar tune. go up. jay.

squeak by. war club. BARGAIN n. razz. shut out. BARBITURATE n. Chapter 11. GHQ. make a deal. naked as a jaybird. slopshop (beer). HQ. BASES bag. in one's birthday suit. sing. get ones ears raised. sphere. work out a deal. rat's ass. clean. 1. buck ten (low batting average). jollyer. blowout. spheroid. deal. chain locker (dockside). free ticket. shine box (Bl. chin polisher. a real steal. blow the whistle on. B. CHEAP. in the toilet. bare-assed. whip out. beer slinger. looking (not swinging). cookout. BANNER n. BALL n. guzzery. radish. BAR n. Chapter 13. dead ass. hassock (base). take one's cut. BARGAIN v. dicker. waterholes. pretty near. 2. the nineteenth hole. swat stick. See also PROHIBITED. See also AGREEMENT. BARBEQUE n. take a bath. sidelined. 1. BARBAROUS adj. fillmill. kill-crazy. cushion. get one's head scratched. hack out a deal. pour man. miscue. banty. pink lady. BANNED adj. BARITONE n. banana stick. apple.34 bankruptcy BARE v. B-girl. shut out. pill. pass by. come clean. juice joint. fizzical culturist. club. gay bar. water hole. emery ball (rough sided. vanilla. left on the outside looking in. rib. smoke out. cheap John. grocery. steal. (strikeout). dive. ahead of the count. show. BASEBALL BAT n. BARE adj. BARBED WIRE n. apron. abbot. rapper. bird circuit (homosexual). hammer out a deal. slop. nebbie. BANKRUPTCY n. ale house. speakeasy. lose the handle. hideaway. BAT v. hop joint. swap. butcher. play the dozens. guzzle shop. deadfall. keystone. not in the picture. jeep town. BARELY adv. nimby. hondle. die (fail to roll or bounce). beer jerker. nudie. in the tub. BASE adj. show up. beaver palace. free transportation. by a hair. crack. fleshpot. bar girl. bucket shop. naked as the day one was born. left out in the cold. loss leader. cantaloupe. kibitzer. bobble. jive. blind tiger. BASE ON BALLS walk. Black Betsy. give up a walk. choke up (grip bat high on handle). by the skin of one's teeth. a run for one's money. illegal). deal. lumber. choke. get one's rug beat. without a stitch. fungo. blockbuster. left on the outside looking in. . rap. blue heaven. meat rack. rag. See NUDE. meat market (singles bar). BASEBALL ERROR n. shine ball {smooth. ribber. BASE n. purple heart. BASEBALL. blue devils. grody. gooseberry bush BASEBALL. gashouse. blackball. sleazy. wood. needle. See PLAIN. candy. EXCLUDED. not in the picture. nitery. left out in the cold. yellow jacket. grog mill. BARRED adj. See EXCLUDE. gin mill. bary. hair bender. sack. 2. BASEBALL. gutbucket. streamer. gargle factory. suds shop. See EXPOSE. what you see is what you get. barrelhouse. See CONFESS. stick. See NEGOTIATE. handout. joint. free trip. godforsaken. BANTERER n. beastly. plate. buck naked.B. dram shop. guzzlery. free and easy. juke joint. peanuts. BARB n. hit the dirt (drop to avoid a bad pitch). spill one's guts. Chapter 7. spill. razzer. flash (also used in cards). K. office. bad ass.Q. slimeball. big feed. open up. creep dive. raunchy. candy store. washer. hand grenade. scatter. nemmy. horsehide. let it all hang out. fernie. keystone sack (second base). nightspot. BARREN adj. BANQUET n. globule (Arc). See also HEADQUARTERS. See also JOKE. barb. close the doors. fern bar. up (at bat). tap room. BANTAM n. TEASE. BAR v. goof ball.). needle. blow. egg. beer joint. (entanglement). swap horses. BARTENDER n. boot. horse trade. close shave. BARRACKS n. axeman. in the raw. hot corner (third base). go belly up. blind pig. josher. blackballed. Jew down (Derog. snake ranch. gross. jiver. beer house. bar keep. shut out. no-no.). CP. after-hours joint. mug house. BARBER n. four wide ones. BANTER v. needier. bad-assed. BASEBALL. scuzzy. ice out. practically. sleazeball. Phennies. cowhide. honky-tonk.. kid. mixologist. platter (home). blackballed. fungo stick. mow the lawn.A. grog shop. cold shouldered. grody to the max. kidder. pass up. belly up. See NEGOTIATE. dicker. screamer. pole. in the altogether. get it off one's chest. kid around. blab. josh. roast. down. buy. B. switch hit. out of bounds. ragger. illegal). muff. go under. sucks. jolly. room. casaba. put on. roaster. scraper. BARBER v. skinny. rum room. hooch (quonset). gooseberry. See also PROHIBITED. knock down the price. BARTER v. voodoo ball.

run down (caught off base). bouncer. tape measure. 0 strikes). bleeder. home run. grounder. knockdown. fader (swerve). Texas Leaguer (short fly). drive in (he drove in a run). bush. baseballer. fly catcher. cripple (thrown with 3 balls. out. infield hit. butterfly ball. switch hitter. circuit clout. tater. hangout the wash. four bagger. Babe Ruth. fog it in. safety. go for the fences. take one downtown. over the fence. safe. cloudbuster. 1. breaking ball. duster. grand slam (with bases full). clothesline (low hard). second string. clean the bases. gobble. tag one. dipsey doodle. fireman (relief). belt. around the horn (ball thrown third to second to first base). fat (perfect to hit). first sacker. sinker. drunk (bases loaded). hang out the hump. a good eye. fork hander. four wide ones. reliever (sub). smoke (he throws smoke). hanger (failed to curve). BASEBALL PITCHER n. hurler. bunt. 4. pinch hitter. submariner (underhand). scorcher. money smash. triple. poke. send him to the showers. fire. skimmer. bloop single. platoon player. dying swan. dial 8. cream. lefty. 6. fly. center (center fielder). clean the bases. dinger. daisy cutter. knuckler. cat. a chance. take a lead (move toward next base). first string. grand slam (with bases full). dump one.baseball score 35 BASEBALL HIT n. spitball. scald one. three-ply poke. swat (Babe Ruth was the Sultan of Swat). hand grenader. get good wood on it. Babe Ruth. in a hole (at a disadvantage). rubber arm (durable). (catch a ball). screwball. fielder's choice. tape measure. smoke. pop out. gofer ball. automatic take (3 balls. gopher ball. palm ball. flutterball. caught on the fly. heavy sticker. nailed at second). lose one over the fence. yank. hit the dirt (slide). throw junk. flair. force. lose one over the fence. pull (he pulled it to left). salami. side wheeler. canned heat. pop up. starter. Sunday pitch. hammer. pepper. aboard (on base). lawn mower. Cuban fork ball (spitball). under it. DH (designated hitter). dinger. Uncle Charlie (curve). big leaguer. blow one by. cannon (strong throwing arm). guess hitter. sacrifice bunt. die (runner left on base). good cheese. turn the ball over (screwball). shell (Lefty was shelled for ten hits). pole. double play. Clyde's ball (slowball). boys of summer. away (one out. leadoff. short man. yellow hammer. BASEBALL PITCH n. floater. shade (adjust field position. sacrifice fly. Iron Mike (pitching machine). shoestring catch. knuckleball. home run. sinker ball. back-up infielder. middle reliever. leadoff man (first to bat). safety squeeze. BASEBALL PLAYER n. pinch hit. chop. fast bailer. he was cut down stealing). dial long distance. inshoot. punch. BASEBALL PLAY n. Desi. derrick. hump it in. hummer. drop. beebees. slugger. hose (throwing arm). stuff on it. punch hitter. crossfire (sidearm). go with the pitch. steal. barber. crooked arm. power hitter. trap. drag bunt. drive. squeeze. gardener. pinch runner. lose one. glass arm. bean ball. ace (best). on (on base). hook. pinching (umpire conservative call). grand slammer. fork bailer. smoke one. slow roller. go all the way. three bagger. pull the string. peg. stuff. shag (chase a ball). banjo hitter (weak). dust off (high inside). bat around (full team bats in an inning). over the fence. clean (a clean hit). assist. spray hitter. one away). grand slammer. slugging average. wait for. chase (replace pitcher). gun down. stuff on the ball. squeeze. save (relief pitcher game credit). lather. ear duster. circuit clout. sip one. the express. woodman. knuckle duster. blow. Dusty shaded a little to the left). double. be- . blue dart. double steal. bail out (drop away from a wild pitch). a rope. chucker. butte rfingers. third sacker. fork ball. grass cutter. junkman (throws slowballs). slider. cleanup (fourth batter). dipsey do. grease ball. Leaping Lena. knuckler. go the distance. nail (out. out of the park. BASEBALL HOME RUN n. lose one. long ball hitter. let-up pitch. juiced. break (unexpected favorable action). four bagger. clout. glove man (fielder). jammed. burn one over. fence buster. pull the trigger. round tripper. the express. hesitation pitch. brush back. take one downtown. bush leaguer. lace one (hard hit). sinker. go the route. circuit wallop. fadeaway slide. comebacker. portsider. force out. fireballing. beat out (get to first base before the throw). fluke. dial long distance. 5. dust. 3. ball hawk. floater. two bagger. slam. touch. circuit blow. hook arm. hopper. blast. take. corral. Baltimore chop (high bounce). sand lotter. beat out. round tripper. leg hit. stopper (able to beat any team). battery (pitcher/ catcher). southpaw. pull hitter. clouter. splitfingered fast ball. smoke ball. roundhouse (slow curve). pop fly. let-up ball. head hunter. cut down (out. homer. emery ball. tater (fly ball). cream puff. 2. BASEBALL SCORE n. deal. pick off. arm (ability. suicide squeeze. crank one out. chuck n duck (hanging curve). scratch hit. single. groove one (heart of the strike zone). let up. sacrifice. die (left on base). fireballer. twirl. away (wide). go for three. squeeze bunt. croakie. aspirin. clean off the bases. cheese express. junk. dial 8. can o'corn (high fly). airing it out (pitching well). out of the park. paste. heater. fungo. over the plate. hurl. tape measure. fadeaway. bringing it to em. circus catch. circuit blow. cannon. fog. homer. sacrifice fly. clean off the bases. fast ball. scatter (they scattered six hits against Valenzuela). fence buster. sacrifice. cousin (easy to hit). nickel curve. safe. curve. second sacker. jug handle curve. bark (coach). fastballing. banjo hit. flinger. roller. cockeye. seeing-eye single. a great arm). triple play (three outs in one play). two-ply poke. slurve (sliding curve). utility man. slip pitch (off speed). line drive. busher. slugfest. no strikes). spitter. one hand. bleeder. chin music. submarine (underhand). smash. atom ball (hit right atom). fallaway side. steam heat. yakker (curve). flip (throw). long man. suicide squeeze. jam (in on the hands). change up. circuit wallop. lay down a. money smash. take (fail to strike at a pitch).

lineup (batting order). (basket). mousy. nitty-gritty. sit on the ball. pull (remove. slab (pitcher's rubber bar). vein (double bass). dunk. hook pass. . BASEBALL TERMS national pastime. the count (balls and strikes).R. See GROUNDLESS. billy club (policeman's). dish it off (pass). blank. put the ball on the floor (dribble). splash. jump shot. you're talking through your hat. little girls' room. let the air out of the ball (slow down the play). sit on a lead. BASEBALL UMPIRE n. Baseball Annie (dates players). trash. bull pen. ump. outlet. assist. high post. the paint. nine. gutty. Hogan's brickyard. horsehide. air ball. twinight double header. bull fiddle. tank suit. nub. biffy. nightcap (2nd game of double header). give up a run. chapter (inning). bat. set shot. basketballer. ball park. the bottom of the sixth). get down. ball handler. bust. tub. BASS FIDDLE n. piggy. bikini. bottom line. the rockpile (bad infield). doubleheader. long count (3 balls. hot hand (playing well). come off (past record. BATHE v. ABCs. the call (decision). retire the side. jammies.36 baseball stadium hind (balls or strikes to ones disadvantage). meat and potatoes. 2 strikes). clamdiggers. stick. cousin (easily beaten opponent). one on one. piggy move up. nuts and bolts. T (technical foul). old boomer. sandlot (amateur). in the slot (awaiting a turn at bat). tub. whataya talking. See HIT. BASIS n. retire. BASICS n. shower. drain (score). bring in (a hit brings in a run). bonus situation. kneebusters. a brick (complete miss). farm team. chippie (easy open shot). they took the pennant). grapefruit league. high post. jump ball. B. hook. you're talking like a man with a paper ass. name. BATHTUB n. meat and potatoes. work over. just talk. rounders. bat. garden (outfield). put him in the popcorn machine (outmaneuver and score). basket hanger. lay up. primo. cup of coffee (short stay on a team). K. BASKETBALL PLAY n. Town BATON ROUGE. raincheck. the majors (major leagues). groceries. foul out. the yard. whiff (also strike). work out. guts. BASKETBALL PLAYER n. hill. sag (they sagged to cut off Alajuan). girls' room. brass tacks. slather. See also VITAL. kick ass. caught looking. BATTER v. ladies. hoop man. wallflower. sellout (bad play) sweet (smooth player). meat and potatoes. the big man. paste. three Rs. low post. cellar (last place in team standings). shoot some hoops (play). twin bill (two games). hole. kill the clock (time out). bottom line. jumper. bury it. shutout (held scoreless). hijack (blocked play). the iron. come through. beginners. blind Tom. my eye. ref. lifetime (career record). swing man (plays more than one position). hitfest. lineup (players in game). hoop man. give and go. bomb (long). eager. homer. post man. bring it in (from out of bounds). fungo circle. See TOILET. go ahead run. the key (free throw lane). stuff. box out. five. nitty-gritty. home stand (play on home grounds). charity stripe (free throw line). ladies' room. string. where it's at. turnover (lose possession of the ball). farm. LOUISIANA BATON n. sandbox. casaba (ball). BATH n. front line (forwards and center). See FOUNDATION. where the dicks hang out (Obsc). BS. jacoozy. get down to brass tacks. flip pass. slop on. rainout (postponement). fan. monokini (topless). name of the game. the tall trees (center and forwards). rock bottom. pasture. library. can. he comes off a big slump). fast break. beat the shit out of. doghouse. gut bucket. bass. scoop. splash. ratty. magic number (formula of victories needed to win pennant). blindside (he blindsided him and stole the ball). slam dunk. BATHROOM n. swab down. lambaste. playmaker. finger roll. powder room. swisher. bash. tomahawk (dunk). tickytack foul. can one. BASELESS adj. tub. shoot a pair. front liner. diamond (infield). night stick. the dirt part (defense). outlet pass. bullshit. laugher (easy win). the boys in blue. three pointer. pennant (league championship. pitching duel. BASHFUL adj. coal and ice. BASEBALL STRIKEOUT n. shoot a pair. the garden (outfield). jump pass. nuts and bolts. rag. fallaway. arbiter. clubhouse lawyer (player). mound. low post. coal and ice. jacoozy. big man (center). flip. softball pass (underhand). take one over the hurdles. cut. pup (glove). blind pass (without looking). scout (talent scout). bottom (last half of an inning. farm out (transfer a player to a farm team). charity shot. cactus league. BASKETBALL TERMS cage (the game). punched out. on deck. quint (the team). pepper. punch out. slugfest. get one to go down. the daisies. dunk. garbage (score loose ball). flag (pennant). BATHING SUIT n. he pulled the pitcher). park. nitty gritty. BASKETBALL SHOT n. pull the trigger (shoot). plain vanilla. BASEBALL STADIUM n. (pitching box). baggies. alley oop. hot air. steal (Magic reached in and stole the ball). women's room. screen. shower. the rack. pitchers' duel. bat in a bucket. BASTE v. run out the clock (stall). hoop. BASIC n. flip. plunger. go to the line. rest room. swish. hoop. light splash. blast. John. mug. throne room. play hard ball. pass off. daisies.

junk jewelry. forty ways for Sunday. clobber. reet. whistle bait. off-color. gimme. honey man. face lace. 10. snappy. bang heads. hickory oil. beat up. boy. Boston strawberries. birch oil. roughed up. grin like a Cheshire cat. skunk. worked over. foxy. geed up. put one in the hospital. Arkansas strawberries. BEADS n. See also ABUSED. See BOYFRIEND. built like a brick shithouse. good looker. piece of ass. cheese toaster. BEATEN adj. nice little piece of furniture. smooth. See HIT. beans and franks. BEARINGS n. dose of birch oil. face spinach. pussycat. beat up. See DEFEATED. hosed. BEAR v. paste. Mexican strawberries. blank. rough. low down and dirty. head rush. walloping. g'd up (coin). 1. keen. poundcake. tick. you can't beat the system. that a way. 1. go-getter. drub. can opener. knock one's eyes out. look fit to kill. licking. stay the course. stone fox. ripped. killer-diller. lathering. kill. knock down and drag out. live with. brannigan. bashed. hiding. bear with. galwayed. grin from ear to ear. hang on. 2. delicious. killing. BEAU n. scrap. stunner. Castro. dose of hazel oil. musical fruit. Rosalie. brain. rumble. main squeeze. easy on the eyes. gallawayed (false). bashed up. how the land lies. tanning. See WHISKERS. lumps. a honey. bush. glim. biscuit. pip. ice. shut down. killer. cob roller. brush peddler. flavor (Bl. BAUBLE n. spruce up. cane. BATTERY n. bunged up. stacked. fix up. BEASTIALITY n. fetcher. nifty. put away. BAYONET n. daisy. . peach. stand for. battle royal. worked over. pitapat. muffed. bad actor (vicious). brawl. pinup. dreamboat. See OBSCENE. spiffy. gallaway (false). swell. torpedo. piece of furniture. can (WW II). pretty up. stones. shellack. well-built. a picture. righteous. geed up. diddly. beat the shit out of one. number. knockout. BEAT v. crazy. sparklers. snazzy. fixed. centerfold. vicious. BATTLE v. gussy up. knock dead. oh yeah. BEANS n. peacherino. See also DEFEAT. BEANS AND FRANKFURTERS n. okay. jim-dandy. lovebird. the land. traffic stopper. Christmas. blue. hunky-dory. pretty as a picture. eye filling. sex kitten. BEAT (RHYTHMIC) n. alfalfa'd. frog sticker. dream bait. A-OK. BEARER n. not hard to look at. 2. pennyweight. sight for sore eyes. BEARD n. galways (stage Irishman). stone. bunny. roll with the punches. boyfriend. every which way. but good. angel puss. beaut. brushfaced. hide. muff. mix it up. army chicken. leathering. mink. 1. piece. 2. ripping. burned. bash. peachy keen. 2. BEAM v. BATTLE n. wipe. busted. built. forty ways from Sunday. boss. wearin' a muff. wax. See FIGHT. reat. dose of hickory oil. pippin. slick. dream puss. spiffing. 1. 1. oomph girl. the lay of BEAST n. rocks. rib stickers. dazzler. BAWDY adj. BEARING n. pez. raving. dreamy. bashed up. hardbody. BEARDED adj. whaling. crack a smile. critter. pitch a bitch. snappy number. forty ways to Sunday. OK. bum. constructed. dishy. treat for sore eyes. spinach. alfalfa. BEATING n. varmint. choker. purple. stunning. prairie strawberries. look like a million. man o' war. dog (inferior). flax. neat. BEAUTIFUL adj. beatsville. dirty. stray (orphaned. how it is. phat chick. put up with. paddling. such a Mona. hey rube. cunning. sweater girl. See also BAGGAGE HANDLER. good enough to eat with a spoon. roughed up. geranium. old man. cute. creamed. hazel oil. solid sender. glass. scrumptious. angel face. good enough to eat up. big moment. beaver. sharp. Santa Clausish. dandy. you can't buck city hall. beans and tubesteak. Castro. battlewagon. pinup girl. toothpick. bullets. ride out. kayo. lady-killer. BEAUTIFY v. right. gewgaw. waste. bashed. junk jewelry. hot shit. BEAM n. beavered. juice box. toasting fork. deserted). squash. curvy. BEATEN UP adj. slick chick. 2. break one's face. tan one's hide. fine and dandy. raise sand. raving beauty. drop-dead gorgeous. fat. brush. be big. hammer. bury.). skin. BATTLESHIP n. cream. brawl. dressing down. brush (Army). licked. cook. dimmer. cher. long on looks. ducky. hassle. animal training. blanked. doll up. looker. flame. built for comfort. trash. pipperoo. brace. knock one dead. See DEFEAT. pig sticker. brass (cheap or fake). peach fuzz. playmate. Schneider. bunged up. barrel punishment. strap oil. larruping. ticktock. cool. shlepper. See ENDURE. clobbered. fix. murder. brushy. raunchy. trim. just dandy. eyeful. chin whiskered. drooly. ten. a lulu. rhubarb. get one's lumps. hardware. chocker. grin like a Chessy cat. shellacking. chin whiskers. roughhouse. waxing. dream. bulldoze. lather. salty. glamour girl. Typhoid Mary (disease). angel. dose of strap oil. squelch. shrubbeiy. nobby. tip. g'd up (coin). Arizona strawberries.beautify 37 BATTERED adj. grin and bear it.

. get the show on the road. jump to it. stumblebum. light into. hustle. have at it. wingding. stew). batter. shoot up. put the horns on one or something. put the whammy on one or something. bummer. flag down. rev. hold out for. hectic. professor. barley pop. dino. dive in. flop. boilermaker (with whiskey chaser). (with crutches). horse collar. bossy. push one's button. start the ball rolling. hit the sack. put the arm on. mushroom. get into. blast away. stiff. hit the ground running (in full operation). rumpus. put the bite on. count down. moocher. panhandle. down and out. pitch in. just what the doctor ordered. get. hit up. wade into. bug. flat broke. pivot. according to Hoyle. nickel up. cooked (radiation). dog. on the in with. (Med. kip. smoke. ding donger. make it with one. See also VAGRANT. knuckle down. BEDDING n.38 beauty treatment BEFOULED adj. BEEF n. unholy mess. needled beer (alcohol added). get on the in with. pling. put the touch on. flat. get in on the ground floor. grub. holy mess. fart sack. hit the bricks. cotton to. get with it. hoopla. BEFUDDLED adj. get things rolling. on the nose. ruckus. get rolling. dreamer. make a touch. the works. right on. pig sweat. slam a gate. snooze bin. BEER n. chisel. barnacle. ring in. geezo. blast off. cadge. fleabag. uptight. pretty piece of business. take up with. buckle down. ruction. mooch. muzzier. blow job. hoodoo. worry.). BEDEVILED adj. belly wash. dime up. come out. hit it off. slum bum. open up. cook. BEGGARLY adj. start from scratch. let's get cracking. nick. punch drunk. lumberman. moo (steak). go down. nice piece of work. exposed. having a few. sail into. promote. crum. stony. color. bloody mess. strapped. oil. joint. tackle. hop to it. BEDBUG n. gutterpup. shook. life. 2. rat's nest. get chummy with. pony. in the gutter. pretty kettle of fish. take it from the top. parenting. mules. on one's uppers. bite. tap. action. be on the back of. pass the hat. get in there. dinger. blinkie (fakes blindness). touch. give one the needle. peggy (one legged). BED SHEETS n. rustler. safety. buddy up. play ball. bindle. all hell broke loose. coming out. suds. drop the lug on one. burn. shoot. busted. jump off. cow. turn in. bull. panhandler. break the seal. whistle for (but won't get). free-for-all. wild crash pad. schnorrer. BEDSHEET n. push off. get on the job. hit on. right out of the gate. make. See also CULTIVATE. flake out. case out. mucked up. knock. voodoo. guttersnipe. get cracking. pinched. broke. hit the hay. let fly. chinch. ride. hit the stem. push. stanch out. needle beer. leather. rile. See CONFUSED. hassle. tear into. BEDEVIL v. fluids and electrolytes. tiger meat. truly needy. batch out (accelerate). BEDLAM n. (roast beef. hacked. hassle. galley west. sponge. every which way but up. BEG v. sponger. lily whites. send off. hit the turf. sack. head into. chiseler. needle. bindle man. bag lady. snarl-up. See SUITABLE. kosher. mishmosh. hay. cook with gas. forty ways from Sunday. chugalugging. camp. fall to. bo. get squared away. BEFITTING adj. brown bottle. put the bee on one. pillow pigeon. gel. tuck under one's wing. dirty. freeload. crip (crippled). a chill. pad. to-do. hair done. every which way. mess and a half. 1. BEDROLL n. ding. bag woman. BEGIN v. shook up. rubber bum. BEER DRINKING v. piss poor. chroniker. brew. score. come on to. See also TURMOIL. kick off. hit. in a botheration. jell. get one's feet wet. bum. clock in. draw one. roll em. slaphappy. crumb. hung up. greaseball. hit it off. bow. cut one's teeth. stanch. dopey. skivvies. get under way. Alaskan martini. noodge. head (foam). sack out. BEGGAR n. shivaree. mishmash. rev up. young horse. break in. See ANNOY. crash. biddle. Coney Island head. cold coffee. bindlestiff. raising a few. California blanket. Kool Aid. shoe sole. perm. goose. snowball. bum. put the sleeve on. balloon. forty ways for Sunday. fire up. blow one. BEFRIEND v. dreamer. get to. BEGET n. ding dong. mission stiff. bit borrower. break the ice. punchy. roll. BED. BEFRIENDED adj. hang up one's shingle. shake. let it roll. BED n. promoter. GO TO v. Coney Island (mostly foam). brace. take off. picked on. BEFALL v. BEDROOM SLIPPERS n. bugged. get some shut-eye. fuzzbuzz. spooked. poor as a church mouse. doss. blow dry. scuffs. go to it. pub-crawling. work bench (Obsc). bummed out. See RETIRE. nails done. come down. get in with. hard up. BEAUTY TREATMENT n. looking for a handout. ragbag. from the top. pounding a few brews. See OCCUR. near beer (non-alcoholic). sail off. See DESTITUTE. get going. lily whites. cipher. hit for. on the button. See ANNOYED. heister. hound. schnor. dingbat. plinger. begin the beguine. down at the heels. hops. open. cook up a storm. BECOME v. freeloader. Stu. rock. dreamer. buzz.

boot. BELLOW n. owe one (I owe you one). got to hand it to one. breadbasket. BELIEVER n. See STOMACH. BELLOW v. mean. hit the dinger.. BELL n. got one's comeuppance. cut down to size. hand (one is dealt). BELLIGERENT adj. OK. downplay. glim. eat crow. at loggerheads. numéro uno. dump on. flip. BEHAVE v. crow.V. brush off. gremlin. have a sneaking suspicion. See also BAGGAGE HANDLER. on the cuff. drummed out. beller. swallow it hook line and sinker. gospel truth. tank. See also EMBARRASS. world. See TRICK. squash. swagbelly. poke full of holes. BEHAVIOR n. have a bone to pick. BELL BOTTOMS n. swing. tummy. spiky. humble pie. See also ATTRACT. old lady. sugar. BEGINNING n. screw. knock the bottom out of. BELITTLED adj. put the crimpers in. pot. out for a rep. P. stomach (can't stomach something). buy. two cents' worth. give with the eyes. baby. thumb one's nose at. virgin territory. jump off. tickle pink. at outs. in with. gun. one of the boys. con. say so. BELIEVABLE adj. pooh pooh. chisel. chukoko. blow-in. hon. put down. put a tuck in ones tail. set store by. eat humble pie. corporation. take down a peg. shoot down. diddle. stock. sold.. honey. See also DISCREDITED. take stock in. See also AGGRESSIVE. heel. pack rat. BEGUILE v. scam. from the top. potbelly. play for a sucker. make one sing small. B. blast. send. preem. from the word go. sweets. opener. sour grapes. put away. flimflam. mind your p's and q's. knock. pat on the back. git go. cussed. melon belly. yell. turkey. turn on. . on the arm. blast. be afraid. gremmie. blast-off. run down. honest to God. day one. swallow. from scratch. holler out. dearie. bitchy. the big game. gyp.O. take the shine out of. scorch. stick. crawl. fluff off. freak (strong). holler. rip up the back. puddin'. sing small. cut rate. put the zingers in. break in. O and O. beller. sweetie. roast. green. I should have such luck. burp. put the hooks in. mark lousy. spy. punk. one's stock has gone up. take-off. greenie. square one. sugar bowl. slay. have a hunch. catch. bet one's bottom dollar on. snow. take down. repeat. in hock. op. to die over. cut to the quick. lap up. have to play catch up. give a black eye. button. spot. no shit. swing with. yell out. for starters. limber. burn. tear down. suck in. 1. pratt boy. vamp. bow. puncture one's balloon. bag. knock one off his perch. shape up. lost face. BEGRUDGE v. baggage smasher. Johnny come lately. new boy. holler. front porch. greenhorn. into the shylock. the get go. sweep off one's feet. from out front. no bullshit. off the pace. countdown. tyro. bringing up the rear. running start. tetchy. BELITTLING n. curtain-raiser. student. dumped on. bank on. one and only. knock the props out from under. BELONG v. poor mouth. peg boy. take the shine out of. beller out. open up. first crack out of the box. 2. keep one's nose clean. sweetie pie. above board. smear. journey. shape up or ship out. take down a peg or two. take as gospel truth. first off. tinkler. play down. straight shit. mudsling. do a number on. rat race. bells. toe the mark. rook. jice. put the needles in. cantankerous. tickle to death. fish. kick-off. eat one's dust. dinger. flam. knock the chocks out from under. doll. put down. give one the needle. needle. right off the bat. rip. straight. shred. top. doll face. pan. beerbelly. squelch. okay.F. bet on.. egg on one's face. in. sour grapes. bad mouth. rope in. eat dirt. watch one's step. bellhop. flying start. freshie. nut. ornery. BELIEVE v. took down. gut. comedown. lay money on. on a string. lay eyes on. take a rap at. yawp. on the tab. sugar daddy. lamp. slant. old man. eye. starter. knock dead. toot the tooter (ring a bell). BELITTLE v. ding-dong. blow sky high. coming-out party. G. shit on. backyard. BELOVED n. take a swipe at. knocked off one's perch. draw in one's horns. pipe. eyeball. on the muscle. into. bay window. hop. style. run with. bad ass. openers. flash. rap. up front. rubbish. back bite. BEHOLDEN adj. rook. forecastle lawyer. spare tire. judgment call. BEHOLD v.F. cheechako. knocked from one's high horse. BEHIND adv. turn green. hard on for. BELLY n. have a chip on one's shoulder. slam. prick one's balloon. shave. See DEVOTEE. trailing. back cap. coming out. tenderfoot. feel. have. string along with. foot in the door.beloved 39 BEGINNER n. salty. store. new jice. give one one's comeuppance. day 1. send-off. new kid on the block. BELLBOY n. bitter mouth. wow. POV. eat one's heart out. sweet pea. blister. yell. take the starch out of. have it in for. newie. take the wind out of one's sails. yawp. See also NOVICE. fire-eater. knock down. swear by. scrappy. number one. take. for openers. BELIEF n. heeler (reporter). boy. knock out. first round. on the outs. glom. hit. opener upper. snorky. go along with. string along. lifing. BEING n. life. See SEE. BELCH v. new boy on the block. rookie. start-off. shoot full of holes. buckwheater. have a tuck in one's tail.

give one the business.40 belt daddy. BESET v. lay one low. 10. stretcher. 2. one's level best. paste. BENEFACTION n. BEMUSED adj. work on. turtle dove. pay. take care of. on ones case. wax. give one hell. thing. love of my life. beat the beholden out of. gilt-edged. bop. brain. See DEFEAT. gonest. primo. BESET adj. thing for. greatest. beat the living tar out of. come through. work over. leather. put the squeeze on. have a bump for. four-eyed. oyster. BENT n. put one away. whip ass. date. big-hearted. the cream. hat. giltedge. top of the list. nag. BENZEDRINE USE v. out of this world. kick in. blister. bulldoze. ace. See LAMENT. gift with. one's all. beat the tar out of. the almost. murder. coolville. big-hearted. See also PHILANTHROPIST. all heart. make a killing. front. dumb Dora. See SCOLD. call down. K. cream at the top. eat out. cry me a river. make mincemeat out of. staker. rousted. druthers. bug. terrible. perk. BENEFICENT adj. champ. patootie. See PROFIT. hot patootie. world class. make it. far out. savage. A-number 1. give one the needle. trim. ride. hard time to. See GIVE. big. A-l. upper. trash. shut out. rank out. white. deck. buttonhole. fan. mat. gravy. start in on. go for a crying towel. Sunday best. what the doctor ordered. biscuit. fill the bill. Santa Claus. take one. hassle. See also PERSUADE. gold mine. squeeze. hundred proof. sing the blues. one's darnedest. bad. wipe. hock a charnik. beat up. chew out. heartbeat. BERKELEY. . B. winner. money honey. drop. knock the daylights out of. shoot down. soft touch. whop. nudge. put the bee on. knock one on one's ear. ace hi. put one through the ringer. drub. top drawer. significant other. put the heat on. waste. lambie pie. cream. wipeout. BEST v. wipe up the place with. backer. good for what ails you. get it up. four eyes. stand up for one. honey man. grubstaker. endsville. egg in one's beer. total. crackerjack. beat the living daylights out of. pipe dreaming. put out. one's damnedest. whomp. have a heart. gifting. skin. knock cold. bag. cry over spilled milk. smack down. BENEFICIAL adj. sponsor. BENEFACTOR n. knock the beholden out of. knock into the next county. See also BOYFRIEND. sock it to one. take it all. stone. prince of a person. skunk. top gun. BEST adj. woolgathering. aces. beat one's breast.. See also ANNOY. the fat. do for one. knock one on one's ass. knock the shit out of. psych out. BEST MAN n. cakes and ale. big. dogged. mate. a marshmallow. mitzvah. number one. benny jag. See ANNOYED. shut down. knock for a row of [anything]. do gooder. roller. bust up. powder. cream. hide. all one's got. lady bountiful. take down. write off. BERATE v. bury. out of sight. BENZEDRINE n. BESIEGE v. heart throb. head-set. mostest. sweet patootie. BELT n. 1. benzie. lambaste. deal a knockout blow to. baaadest. on one's back. swamp. topflight. best shot. king o' the hill. See also TRIUMPH. mark. See also HELP. gift.O. See also PROFIT. shoot down in flames. balls out. terrific. white hope. come at from all sides. give what for. rave. coolsville. BEMOAN v. sugar daddy. give a going over. tootsie. tops. wearing cheaters. torpedo. numéro uno. tan one's hide. gravy train. A-one. 2. extras. mule skinner. dog. let have it. beat one out. handout. roll over. the money. meatball. land a haymaker. murder. toots. bug. zap. BENEFIT n. the end. top dog. make hamburger out of one. down one. beat the bejesus out of. poke out. put on ice. white knight. play cat and mouse. take out. dish. See also BENEFICENT. meal ticket. put one in the hospital. larrup. cuss out. See also EXCELLENT. 1. cool. daydreaming. the most. all-time haymaker. tan. pay off. jump on one's case. speed. flax. kayo. jane. generous keeper. weakness for. groove. A. kill. wipe up the floor with. lather. live one. top of the class. loose. flame. moony. boss. be big. Santa Claus. knock one ass over teakettle. lump. first chop. Santa Claus. nudzh. floor one. BENEFIT v. do the trick. lay one out. kick ass. bitchin'. peachies. fake out. hurt. take the wind out of one's sails. drive up the wall. put down. beat the shit outta. See INCLINATION. pigeon. all out. give a bad time to. top-notch. wipe off the map. clobber. love. CALIFORNIA Berzerkely. super. blast. scorch. mind-set. angel. softie. candyleg. See also DEFEAT. clean on. whip. rake over the coals. give a BESTOW v. BENEVOLENT adj. staring into the middle distance. heart in the right place. heart in the right place. dress one down. big moment. solid gold. wallop. benny. chew. picked on. fairy godmother. all time. driven up the wall. chew ass. pick on. knock one for a loop. blank. crack. tilt. bugged. BESPECTACLED adj. jump all over. tell off. ten. knock one into next week. steady. knock the living daylights out of. put it in their eye. mooning. knock off. tip top. bleeding heart. good Joe. get it on. noodge.

BEYOND adj. speak one's piece. in the seam. donah. make a pitch. pedal. moby. gross. between sixes and sevens. bull. action. take one's mind. watch out. steady. mother fucker (Obsc). singer. snitch. take a flyer. asked for. monster. proposition. hyper. sweat it. the rub. BETRAYAL n. between the devil and the deep blue sea. guns. BICEPS n. feeler. out to lunch. monstro. drop dead beautiful. big league. BETTER v. future. 2. PENNSYLVANIA Steel City. big wiz. BEWILDERED adj. . walk on eggs. tall. loaded. homer (umpire favoring home team). king sized. put the whammy on one or something. letting down. mix-up. throw. rattle. BICKER v. keep one's eye peeled. BID v. chin whiskered. hang around. down on. beat out of. snitcher. BEWHISKERED adj. proposition. heavyweight. See also ENRAPTURE. rat. brushy. send. See BEAUTIFUL. head-set. Judas kiss. mess with one's head. spin control. seagoing. alfalfa'd. cycle. between a rock and a hard place. BIG adj. snow. sing the blues. blimp. head over heels. mind one's p's and q's. BET v. over the hump. See LAMENT. wheels. spin. sharpened. narc. big mother. hit on. Castro. See WAGER. flash. beefy. perk up. unzipped. watch one s step. cool it.big 41 BET n. man-sized. fuck. overblown. donar. traffic-stopping. squealer. put up or shut up. BETROTHED n. hypercharged. take on. drink. black baiter. give the nod. fox. BEVERAGE n. come up with. See also TRAITOR. BICYCLE n. tempest in a teapot. mind-set. rat. slay. damned if you do and damned if you don't. put up. giveaway. See ARGUE. bike. weighted. shook up. super duper. BEWARE v. BETTER adj. BICKER n. mink. gallawayed (false). hold the phone. pedalling. hassle. cooler. humungous. Jew-baiter. turned on. red-baiter. stab one in the back. tilt. BIAS n. a whale of a. vamp. See ENRAPTURED. dopey. cover. BEWITCHING adj. fucked. two-wheeler. have a bug in one's ear. play. BICYCLIST n. Santa Clausish. unglued. BIBLIOPHAGE n. scorcher. high powered. whaling. rat on. preacher. pop. jumbo. Jane Crow (against women). BETWEEN prep. offer. plunge. galwayed. knife. BICARBONATE OF SODA n. floor. BIASED adj. look up. keep one's ear to the ground. biking. heavy duty. play. BIDE v. sweep off one's feet. red-neck. stool. back. stoolie. get down on (on a horse). BETRAYER n. See IMPROVE. greasy grind. thrown. shoot. fuck-up. have an ax to grind. mind trip. sit tight. See PUZZLED. fuck with one's head. chaser. handle with kid gloves. the Word. barn door. 1. biggy. make a pass at. bike. bicarb. mad about. put the horns on one or something. dress up. going steady. pick at. fink. shot. pick up. big daddy. pass. big mama. hefty. got it up the ass. wheel. a regular Archie Bunker. feel a draft. out of the woods. one-sided. make a play for. lunker. upgrade. wearin' a muff. blow the whistle. wheeling. turn on. make book. stool pigeon. keep a weather eye open. tilted. on the comeback trail. have a bug up one's ass. BEWITCHED adj. fucked over. shill. big ass. odds on. BEWAIL v. betwixt and between. brush peddler. knock dead. hooked. See also CHARMED. finger. humongous. wow. dig. parlay. super. See WAGER. voodoo. a lulu of a. grind. have a thing about. hung up. unscrewed. snafu. pop the question. ATTRACT. gaga about. eat ones heart out. gone on. mother. snap up. tickle to death. agin. Steel Town. floored. See INCLINATION. intended. super colossal. keep one's distance. cycling. scene. fink. sing on. BIBLE n. hoodoo. fink on. rat fink. major league. See PUZZLE. cyclist. muffed. boost (false auctioneering). hang in. scrape. bend over backwards. flash. bugged. 2. hit. See also DRINK. flipped out. catch 22. have one's nose open. fallen for. double-cross. BICYCLING n. on the mend. sellout. BEWILDER v. boost. big time. LIQUOR. brushfaced. cold deck. BICYCLE v. buster. hoss. ante. foul-up. book the action. who's minding the store? See CONFUSED. long shot. sing. bird. drop a dime on one. souped up. See WAIT. BID n. down on. squeal. double cross. snitch. hassle each other. cycle. spill. keep on one's toes. crackerjack. overgrown. the Good Book. bug juice. knock out. pinned. buried. See INFORM. BEWITCH v. fucked without a kiss. BEWILDERMENT n. the good news. tickle pink. BETHLEHEM. See INFORMER. bookworm. farmisht. mofo. blabbermouth. BETRAY v. have a bee in one's bonnet. 1. beavered. punchy. trade zingers. mungo.

milk. dry cush. auntie. wild. BLACK (FEMALE) n. slice of the pie. pink toes. BIGAMIST n. clown. lemon. chomp. slice of the melon. boojie. kick. bio. run off at the mouth. BIOLOGY n. bro. con. Aunt Jemima. black and tan. satchel mouth. band. See also SPEAK. chaw. cat head. Jim Crow. pluck. grody to the max. gas. tooth buster. hoofer. Jim Crowism. ki-ki. IOU. superpatriot. tight squeeze. brother. grody. See ACCOUNT. shad. (all Derog. run on. Gange. safety. kinkyhead. whopper. method). banty. barbeque. sink one's teeth into. bad news. far out. the pill. skin. scum bag. bedbug (pullman porter). BLABBER v. yakking. soul. inky dink. put the arm on. moke. red-neck. talk through one's hat. Aunt Jane. skillet. HN (house nigger). bi. headlight. blood brother. bright (light). boot. throw the bull. Sam. BITS n. Sambo. member. thumping. take. zap. gob. jungle bunny. BISEXUAL n. put a lock on. chick. Uncle Tom. banana. checkeroo. grunt. Jane Crowism. See CHEAT. BILLBOARD n. profile. Brigham Young. hardhead. 1.). chocolate drop. BIPHETAMINE n. feel a draft (recognition of). bibble-babble. good old boy. banana. put the squeeze on. alligator bait (Fla.. peola. Aunt Jane. poontang (sexual. in a box. Aunt Tom. dinge. score. BILL n. rake off. spanking. Archie Bunker. gob. soul brother. 2. yackety-yak. chaw on. youngblood. jigaboo.). dark cloud. guts. close up. woolly head. Mister Tom (middle class). nigger. hulking. itsy bitsy pieces. ding. feathered friend. ALABAMA Magic City. satchel. pancake (subservient). ace of spades. moss. box. fish skin. soul sister. rubber. Bones. put a half nelson on. shine. between a rock and a hard place. thumbs down. bleed white. BC. . bullshit. blue.) BLACKBALL n. blah-blah. Mau Mau. 1. lump. spill the beans. black beauties. tidy. ambisextrous. tack on. shvartzeh.). See also ECCENTRIC. Jim Crow. high yellow. Stepin Fetchit. frig. lemon. kelt. eightball. off the wall. See also BANISH. hook on. shuck and jive. blab. OSTRACIZE. fleece. BIND n. danker. boid. captain's paradise. kooky. Ethiopian. sting. BITE n. article (slave. smithereen. shad mouth. butterhead. See PREDICAMENT. darky. BIRD n. way out. shuck. camp. banging. smoky. BIGOT n. chickadee. boogie. cluck. spade. biddy.42 bigamist whacking. visit from the stork. slapping. no-win situation. tab. see you in the alley. thundering. splib. bantam. faded boogie. boogerboo. hitch on. Kange. buck. keltch (passing as white). BITE v. blob. AC/DC. Rameses. biog. dark meat (sexual). producing. good old boys network. squeeze. scuttle. spook. uppity black. hits both ways. stump. Derog. Dr. Stu. lose-lose situation. bullet. clink. jarhead. piece of the pie. chase.). bugs. fling a fang into. BILL v. rook. resume. lock up. BIZARRE adj. chocolate. beige. snowball. zulu. suede. take one to the cleaners. hook up. bleed. bone. bite. coon. BS. blue skin. dange broad. Hershey bar. walloping. spill. birdy. black 360 degrees. jit. La. pink toes. scobe. aunt. BISCUIT n. crunch. beat one's gums. thumper. See also SHARE. papers. peola. knock. shoot the breeze. hog tie. MCP. put the bite on. offbeat. domino. jig. McCarthyite. See CONTRACEPTIVE. chungo bunny. bio. blessed event. load of coal (group). sexist porker. high yellow. sister. conk buster (intellectual). Mose. watermelon. shaft. ambidextrous. chickabiddy. mantanblack. buck nigger. tush (mulatto). BIND v. bones. dingbat. double-gaited. black and tan. original. covess dinge. Obs. jazz bo. burrhead. check. bird's eye maple. chewed fine.). lolloping. blue gum. rip off. shot. ditty bob. switch hitter. ape. smoke. auntie. BLACK adj. swings both ways. take a chunk out of. shadow. flagwaver. high yella. patrioteer. raisin. BIT n. hot water. goonie (Virgin I. handkerchief head. he/she. soul sister. cundrum. cut. hunk. BILK v. hod. Thomas. pig. twenty-four sheet. tight spot. jive. Geechee. ink. Mr. eight-rock. birdie. on the pill. blood. have diarrhea of the mouth. ac/dc. BIRMINGHAM. squasho. BIGOTRY n. sinker. BIRTH n. bag. Aunt Tom. zig. ditty bop. bird's eye maple (female mulatto). strapping. jingoist. three sheet. slice. nap. 2. boy. uncle. BIRTH CONTROL n. Guinea. no-neck. burn. IUD. high yella. zip. Aunt Jemima. bumping. BILL OF SALE n. pickle. Aunt. nappy. pinky. See STRANGE. nappyhead. BLACK n. BIOGRAPHY n. Trojan. groid (So. cuffee. chunk. hard tack. screw. male chauvinist pig. go on. Sapphire. whopping. bull. nab at. Vatican roulette (rhythm BIRTH CONTROL DEVICE n. drop one. sister.

cut off. blarney. play up to. BLIGHT v. hole card. smitty. salt and BLATANT adj. mishmash. rap. carry the can. bag. hoodoo one. let one have it. BLACKLIST n. shake. zing. DENOUNCE. drat. artist. ding. BLADE adj. bitch. knock. pass out. See SCOUNDREL. white bread. zappy. seconds. See also MILD. pipe one off. cuss. soap. pablum. lay the body at one's doorstep. BFD (big fucking deal). bastard. put the double whammy on one. See also OSTRACIZE. GAUDY. black and tan. put the shake on one. put the horns on. blast on. give a black eye. do a number on. foul up. mellow. cross dissolve (film). paste. iron Chitlins 101. BLACK EYE n. throw the book at one. mixed bag. darn. eyesore. BLISS n. twelve o'clock. goulash. damn. leech. sight. BANISH. blues (circus). BLACKMAIL v. one o'clock. blah. ho hum. mouse. dissolve. sleazeball. flat as a pancake. gone. combo. sent. hickey. cool. noon. butter up. zero. can. BLACKEN v. OSTRACIZE. knock. See also FLAGRANT. BLEND v. play the badger game. dreamy. flashy. See FLATTERY. bitch bitch bitch. lay a bad trip on one. 1. cap on. eyewash. flat. bad news. sock it to one. who shot BLACKGUARD n. (baseball). zing. mess up. talk dirty. third base. bounder. flying. slap one's wrist. soften up. BLACKLIST v. bloom. point the finger. second. . See also ACCUSE. a few bugs. blot on the landscape. soap. sweet talk. second base. BLEMISH n. far out. wuss. come down hard on.blissful 43 BLACKBALL v. siwash. dump. hit list. stick it to one. cool. real gone. 2. laid back. butter. BLINK v. BLASE adj. trash. fed up. shitlist. give one both barrels. sleazoid. put the whammy on one. burner. badger. hit list. knock. groked. diddly bop. bloodsucker. go after. darby cove. eleven o'clock. glitzy. crazy. slap on the wrist. See INDIFFERENT. rounder. a glitch. shake down. See SLANDER. shakedown gig. camouflage. under the table. BLACKSMITH n. Ruthville BLEACHER SEATS n. prick. find the smoking gun. dump. grab bag. BLISSFUL adj. everything but the kitchen sink. etc. chew out. gremlins. been around twice. voodoo one. catch hell. BLACKJACK TERMS George (generous player). stoned. pigeon. frame up. BLIGHT n. nerdy. lower the boom. feather in. hit (card request). snazzy. soft soap. frame. trash. BLACKSMITH SHOP n. rapid oxidation. take down. nine o'clock. shark. John. roast. BLACKMAILER n. blot on the pig joint. snapper (make blackjack). rip. what's the big deal?. energetic disassembly. climb all over. go out like a light. put the slug on one. read one out. shanty. stroke. zit. BLACK MARKET adj. wimpy. dohinky. gone. See also DAMAGE. BLACKJACK TABLE POSITIONS first base. BLIND DATE n. pan-smear. pass the buck. butt. BLACK OUT v. shit. give one hell. zero cool. low-life. dull as dishwater. draw a blank. sweet talk. lay on. BLASPHEME v. BLEND n. stew. blow the whistle on. rip. beauty spot. rap one's knuckles. floating. screaming. goat. tie the can on one. See CAJOLE. rap on the knuckles. soup (liquid). See IMPERFECT. BLAST n. bad-mouth. blem. put the whammy on one. sound off. doohickey. CONSPICUOUS. smithy. squelch. BLACK MARK n. fall guy. lorelei. BLAME v. bug. jump all over one. high noon. glitch up. marry. pizzazz. ten o'clock. thumbs down on one. BLAMED n. zap. done it all. hold back. flame. shiner. NOISY. water tank. rank. come down on. string along. landscape. BLAZE n. scalawag. BLACK STUDIES n. BLAND adj. jump down one's throat. bad-mouth. cover up. mishmosh. BLADDER n. Nadaville. BLANDISHMENT n. BLEMISHED adj. finger. See also BANISH. nothing. poor mouth. rip. demo. fuck up. catch it. sight. blast. skin. cool. ram. rip up and down. goog. shank. jerky. loud. vanilla. put up a job. squash. zone out. call down. baloney. bad ass. a line. rotter. BLACKS AND WHITES n. BLANDISH v. tame. a lemon. showy. interface. mad. rake over the coals. under the counter. soft soap. bat the eyes. dick. pepper.

splash. peroxide blonde. jam-up. fake it. fine talk. con. baloney. load of sticks. big bag of wind. far out. muff. fuck up. shuck. cheek it. bullshitting (Obsc). pat oneself on the back. gas. bed and breakfast.). BOAST v. flophouse. BLUNDER v. fish story. grandstand. drop the ball. BLOUSE n. hang-up. nincompoop. See HINDRANCE. catch. bunko. lock. blow one's lines. throw the bull. stuck up. ho daddy. bullshit. See also FRANK. boner. BLOOD VESSEL n. BLUSTERING n. cadets). lump. psych out. See ERR. blowhard. body shirt. bullshit. blindside (unexpected). sling the bull. on cloud nine. goof. gam. shuck and jive. gridlock. See also PLAN. BLOCK n. See MISTAKE. hotshot. fuck-off. big talking. grandstander. talk. stumblebunny. jive. blackjack. bunko. bunk. show off. BLOOD n. hot dog. butterfingers. BLUFF v. beat the pups (evade). BS. howler. foul ball. hot-air artist. goof off. windy. shittin'. blow smoke. bullshit artist. BLUNDER n. cheek it. monkey wrench. goof up. high. crack one's jaw. tank top. upbeat. showoff. jive. jam-up. in seventh heaven. blissed out. fake one out. See CHEERFUL. blooper. See also STUPID. hobo use). gridlock (traffic). red gravy. four flush. See BRAGGART. See also HAPPY. stiff. BLUEPRINT n. See also DECEIVE. fort (Stu. bash. crack one s jaw. balls. backup. hot stuff. decided blonde (bleached). foozler. talk. claret. blow smoke. flea trap. BOASTFUL adj. stall. loudmouth. ketchup dogs. hot air. jive. bullshit. weirded out. exec suite. BLUNTLY adv. pitch. drop one's buckets. BS. main line. sap. bunco. windbag. cold turkey. tall talk. gaff. cocky. See HINDER. hotdogger. bunkum. fluff. BLUNT adj. bog wog. phony. hold up. billy club. hotshot. See HIT. tall talk. catsup hounds. shucking and jiving. bloomer. perky. showboat. bunco. goof ball. fleabag. crumb joint. BOASTER n. bullshit. guts. blowhard. put all one's cards on the table. cat house. conk crusher. BOARD A TRAIN v. bull. tall story. BOARD OF EXAMINERS n. BLOCKAGE n. Swede. See BRAGGING. flipped out. windbag. shut out. fine talk. hop a freight. bunco. muscle. shoot the shit. lick one's chops. BLOCK v. twilight zone. stiff. slug.). ninny. stick. BOARDS n. goofer. BLUSTER v. high falutin'. dizzy blonde. rooming house. talk. ham. shittin'. fake one out. spaced out. hop a choo choo. chesty. board. flub. talk turkey. goo. muff. BLONDE adj. bottled blonde. front office. bunkum. key swinger. hop on board. fancy talk. talk like a Dutch uncle. See also DECEIT. crumb house. club. baloney. platinum blonde. shuck. macho. big talk. bull. fake it. stonewall. key swinging. BLUSTER n. top. bullshitter. mess up. toot one's own horn. fake. upstairs. ash blonde. BOARDING HOUSE n. See CLUB. hot air. gas. hang up. spread oneself. stuffy. lay it on thick. BS. rube. belt. joker. fuck-up. bleached blonde. chipper. twit. cock. flub-up. BOAST n. doss house. blow. BS. three sheet. four flush. close off. BOARD OF DIRECTORS n. toppers. psych out. zetz. brag oneself up. sport. hubcap. con. See BRAGGART. BLUDGEON n. bullshit. Sunday punch. BLOODHOUNDS n. ketchup hounds. doss. sunny. blowhard. laundry (pass on BLOCKHEAD n. fluff. dumb thing to do. signify. billy. big talk. BLITHE adj. BLIZZARD n. bull. grandstand. dub. stumblebum. wicked. lummox. wigged out. tall story. sock. sound off. muscle. chinch pad. bunk. execs. bullshit artist (Obsc). hot shit. fish story. throw the bull. talk big. talk. dumb move. goof. shuck. out. sling. gutbucket. advertise. flip (free. bread and board. flub. showboat. in Nadaville. Cheap John. turned on. klutz. hotdog. BLOW n. stymie. fumble fist. noise off. gasbag. snappy. lay it on the line. zap. . bull. BLUSTERER n. towhead. BLUNDERER n. fake. crapper. snippy. smart alecky. weird. muffer. oofus. tall talk. goof. whitey. full of hot air. brass. people juice. bull. know-it-all. blue. sling the crap. shuck and jive. clip. bullshit. yam. biggety. wild. 2. hick. big mouth. catch a rattler. crow. load of wind. blow ones own trumpet. goldilocks (Derog. blow one s own horn. wigged. gravy. bullshooter. foul-up. See BOAST. blow hard. puffed up. stuffed shirt. duffer. dumb trick. muff. blow off. nightstick. on cloud seven. gassy. ho dad. cock of the walk. shut off. fancy talk.44 blithe high. shovel the shit. short. See also RANT. 1. whiteout. rub one's nose in. blow. BS. big talk. slob. foul up. fool mistake. close out. up. gall. call a spade a spade. high siding.

BOATSWAIN n. . wire room (place of business). stuck on oneself. nervy. egg. out of line. give up the ghost. golden parachute. hoopla. 1. sharp pencil pusher. best-seller. frame. highfalutin. shot in the arm. Cats. Strips. PM. build. grouchy. grind. lazy dog. cop out. pencil in. leg. potboiler. line up. highfalutin'. blitz. BODY ODOR n. pen pusher. banker. See also GO. gorilla (trader). tub. lift. BOOKMAKER n. pill. grumpy. built. lay a bomb. spit. rowdy-dowdy. BOOST v. See also SUPPORT. put one on top of the world. leave in the lurch. Tigr. books.O. dink (dinghy). See also ASSOCIATION. BOMBING n. books with legs. BOND n. goodies. rough. shot in the ass. 2. kosher. See also SHIP. BOLT v. trigger man. BOMBASTIC adj. GRATUITY. razz. BOORISH adj. Fannie Mae. BOMBING MISSION n. See also STOCKS. stickum. loved one. jump off. hotfoot. windy. bad ass. tetchy. Sallie Mae. shape. bible (authoritative). kiss good-bye. hamburger. phony. balderdash. baby bond (less than $1. bateau. leave holding the bag. cuffs.). stuffed shirt. BONDS n. tie-in. brassy. anatomy. cantankerous. ersatz. hooker. bean counter. make a break for it.). mean. the bomb. out of order. See BOOK n. lay an egg. hifalutin'. hinkty. his nibs. handout. spyboiler. James Bond (matures in 2007). BOOST n. BOMB v. greasy grind. smart ass. out of line. flesh peddler.R. See also EXTRA. bod. ditch. customer's man. gassy. give a lift. quit cold. municipals. loud. ticker. goose. H-bomb. 1. corpus. all wool and a yard wide. BONUS n. bitchy. BOLOGNA n. classy chassis. spiff (salesman). BOISE. football. bogue. sew up. big talking. cussed. pick up. See also BLUSTER. gobbledygook. BOOKWORM n. built like a brick shithouse. bullshitting.boost 45 hifalutin. ornery. B. See also COARSE. on the legit. step on it. full of hot air. raise cain. bad-assed. croppy (R. BOOKKEEPING n. dumb bomb. leave high and dry. smart bomb. derbies. beefcake. loudmouth. ugly. See also GUARD. cowboy. leave flat. jaboney. coke frame (Fern. hat. hightail. buildup. ziggy. bail out. razzberry. hand. raise hell. cut loose. swell head. pick up. raise the roof. offbase. fake. See also SUPPORT. jiboney. fringe benefit. ice. card carrying. run out on. book. set up. blitz. page-turners. can maker. big head. guinea football (gangster). pineapple. cold meat. A-bomb. BOMBARDMENT n. carcass. ten (Treasury bond maturing in the year 2010). See COUNTERFEIT. BOO n. scalper. spunky. muni. drop out. fat Albert. Farmer Mac. Bo Derek. run like a scared rabbit. for real. gritty. dead meat. Bronx cheer. See TRUE. Italian football. a regular I love me. BOISTEROUS adj. junk bond (low value). goose up. BODY n. hot air. 2. roughhouse. BODYGUARD n. BOMBAST n. goose. ten percenter. high hatty. BOLD adj. gutsy. queer. offbase. cat (catamaran). dump. rambunctious. biggety. horse cock. network. the BOGUS adj. snooty. gazumph (price after sale). think one is it. opt out. Molotov cocktail (homemade). perk. Freddie Mac. 2. BOAT n. daisy cutter. prang BOMB MAKER n. firecracker. pen driver. skedaddle. buzz bomb. BOMB n. BONA FIDE adj. nucular bomb. doomsday machine. gunk. fire-eater. bubble chaser (WW II). bookie. come on strong. BOOKKEEPER n. put one on cloud nine. rootin' tootin'. raspberry. See BOASTFUL. loudmouthed. mitzvah (Yid). walk out on. pipes. remains. double-barreled bond (two sources of repayment). out of order. sidewinder. 1. pencil shover. backup. loudmouth. take off.000 denomination). boloney. CPA. backpack nuke. too big for one's shoes. nuke. button. runner. bag of bones. cut out. cage. make tracks. count. BOMBARDIER n. BOLSTER v. too big for one's britches. on an ego trip. FLEE. milk run (easy). chassis. leg up. stiff. horse room. think ones shit doesn't stink. darbies. IDAHO Spud Town. legit. C (commission). See also DARING. gravy. not what it's cracked up to be. BOOKING AGENT n. bucket. BOON n. booty. blitz. prang. chutzpahdik. brace up. shaft. swell-headed. Lyon. cheeky. big I am. buck up. (successful). poolroom. Ginnie Mae. blockbuster. slow flyer (cruise missile). zeroes. windbag. bos'n. BOOK v. hookup. bird. give up the ship. SUPPORT. See FEARLESS.

hot goods. drag. grub. sweat it. bubbles. Irving. on tenterhooks. blister. party pooper. ride. no strings attached. put the lug on one. tap. bummed out. get in one's hair. boobies. BOSS n. shine. burn. dogged. put the bee on one. highbrowville. BOTHERED adj. panther piss. just going through the motions. scrounger. BOTTOM n. BOSOM n. soldier. just off the boat. drag. put the bite on one. wimp. chief. corn likker. See ERR. drip. no way to run a railroad. no end of. white lightning. four-flush. boss man. riled. give one a hard time. bug. no strings. blooper. no . Mexican standoff. BORE v. touch. messy. teed off. bend one's ear. LANGUID. body shop. head man. lug. waffle stompers. feel a dollar. meatball. scraping the bottom of the barrel. See also UNINTERESTED. frog. grunge. jugs. float one. bobble. bore one stiff. rum run. hootch. wonky. nebbish. grind. bobble. moonshine. Beantowner. bite. flub. M EGO (mine eyes glaze over). a pain. pain in the ass. bosshead. been around twice. wiped out. lift. nudge. crab. See also DISTURBED. flat. snake ranch. BOTCH n. pablum. hook shop. bitch. hard put to it. pain in the neck. dead. poontang palace. screaming meemies. take. hit. uptight. desperado. the least. pain. worried sick.46 bootleg BOOTLEG v. See BROTHEL. pickings. bubs. turn one off. big man. hub. moocher. spooked. wet blanket. titties. wet blanket. squeeze. downer. BOSTON RESIDENT n. buffaloed. head. Beaner. BORE n. hacked. bor-ring. See also ANNOYING. driven up the wall. nowhere. ho hums. pain in the neck. BOTTLENECK n. soak. bosslady. low man on the totem pole. wheel. crashing bore. miffed. in one's hair. drone. swag. major yawn. call house. put the claw on one. knockers. pain in the ass. hog-tied. boss lady. grunge. BOOTLEGGER n. hit up. the pits. stick in the mud. bugged. goof. son of a bitch. moonlight. flat tire. big gun. tired. put one's foot in it. a nag. nothing. the blahs. sklonk. See ANNOY. blah. BOTHERSOME adj. eat. boo boo. make waves. zero. ain't no more. mountain dew. lay an egg. exec. HINDRANCE. drag. make. jawbone. big cheese. hung up. gasser. under the table. a yawn. home brew. BOUND adj. put the sleeve on one. gangster. put one to sleep. smoocher. deadwood. burn out. fed up. scrounge. bored stiff. browned off. Baked Bean. drag. dumb trick. MASSACHUSETTS Beantown. more than you can shake a stick at. feel some bread. you name it you got it. headache. in a stew. top dog. sponge. See also BORING adj. BOOTY n. BORED adj. smooch. rubbed the wrong way. dynamiter. burned up. get on the cuff. Dullsville. snooze. pissed off. BOREDOM n. boot. bathtub gin. draddy. put the arm on one. Melvin. BOOTLEG LIQUOR n. mooch. flea. bitchy. moonshine. fool mistake. pestiferous. BOTCH v. headache. at the end of one s rope. moonshiner. tits. pesky. son of a gun. bum. boot. fumble. pain in the ass. BOTTLE n. stuffed shirt. diddly bop. blitzkrieg. See ANNOYANCE. brace. bottom line. boodle. graft. peeved. snooze act. legger. big weenie. house. worriment. really deadsville. go on the hook for. spare tire. cellar. bot. steamed. rub the wrong way. waters. blah-blahs. that's all there is. BORDELLO n. honcho. rumrunner. push one's button. boner. boobs. go over like a lead balloon. creep. icky.). flat as a pancake. bazooms. Nadaville. fuck-up. cathouse. on pins and needles. talk ones ear off. grungy. dull as dishwater. head honcho. lump. ho hum. knock. four-flusher (does not repay). See TROUBLESOME. noplaceville. pain in the neck. BOSSY adj. mince. rock bottom. sponge. waders. dog it. bellyache. nudge. pulling rank. corn. cadge. BOTHER n. full up. rousted. grunch. grass. all hot and bothered. leech. draggy. bummer. Dago red (wine). goof up. call joint. BORROWER n. bollix up. neb. goods. babaloos. up to here. yawner. BOOTS n. steal one's stuff. hot items. no end to. big zero. See MISTAKE. under the counter. Jeff (Bl. mess up. dead soldier (empty). peed off. nothing doing. whip hand. done it all. ho hum. drip. standoff. Bowwow. beige. pill. hit one for. bomb. so what else is new?. gummy. screw up. bummer. big shit. flat tire. white mule. yawn. no holds barred. bore stiff. nudge. put to it. downer. queer. nag. had it up to here. BORROW v. BOSTON. cans. BOUNDLESS adj. See BREASTS. Bean Eater. chicken ranch. grass out. muff. wide open. headlights. big yawn. picked on. bottom dollar. See EXECUTIVE. cuff. get on tick. worried stiff. appropriate. deadhead. grunch. BOTHER v. sponger. See also LIQUOR. hash up.

baby split (2 & 7 or 3 & 10 standing). pickup. fancy talk. sprout.4. do-se-do (dull). best fella. stiffener.. SPLITS half Worcester (3. guy. tear. heart in the right place. stud. BOWEL MOVEMENT n. battle. BOWLING TERMS big ball (powerful). fencepost (all 7 & 10 left). no end in sight. cauliflower ear. no end in sight. Lothario. have a heart. boychik. go to the can. BOVINE n. deceivers. Christmas tree (3. hot air. Don Juan. showboat. potato trap (mouth). lily (5. papa. companion. honey. grandstand. pick up. flat apple. punk. caca. pass up. listener. kiss the resin. YOUNG MAN. B. slugfest. BOXING PUNCHES KO.7.4. thumb (get finger in opponent's eye). throw a fight. sonny. bubba.6. trots. FIGHT. chip off the old block. pisser.6. BRACER n. hit the canvas. bud. softie. gold mine. bout. tank job. shot in the arm. be big. kayo. jab. generous keeper. the count (pins downed by first ball). & 10). stopper (knockout). no joker. do one's business. bender. & 7or 1. lower the boom. call. dime a dozen. shake a few clinkers out. sofa lizard. passion ration. BOXING n. props. Montezuma's revenge. feller. boojy. alley apples. shut out.7 & 10).7 & 10). aplenty. road apples. boom-boom. spare.9 or 2. toot. BOXER n. big talk. blackball. jelly roll. slugger. dump (loss. sizzler. bub. jive. See BLUSTER. lug. golden apples. bugger. spread eagle (2. tee off. GI's. roundhouse punch. mule skinner. REVEL. galore. BS. eye-opener. shit. bullshit. chap. main dude. no kicker. Peck's bad boy. flatten. 1. ace. stud. cheesecake (a lane grooved for strikes). loose. constant companion.. dance. take a dive. shuck and jive. throw in the towel. Santa Claus. sugar bowl. kiss the canvas.braggadocio 47 catch. squirt. sonnyboy. sweet papa.3. dreck.10). go.10). baby. dime a dozen. BOYFRIEND n. YOUTH. back peddle.2 & 10). bighearted. tad. gunsel. aplenty. prelim. cat. chip. BOWEL MOVEMENT v. fix (bribed to lose). BOXING. wet behind the ears. rock on one's heels. cow plops. masher. BOXING TERMS put on the gloves. deceivers. JD (juvenile delinquent). goalpost. right cross. mitt. galore. waltz (easy fight). EVENT. small fry. 2. See PRIZEFIGHTER. old man. back-door man. B. cow pats. creeper (slow ball). hotdog. pie alley (grand for strikes). man.3. Bossy. big one. down for the count. nature's call. buck. glass jaw. up to one's ass in. blow (miss). kegler. mill. Casanova. kid.7 & 10). See BOAST. smear. cherry (miss a spare). Nellie. uppercut. pecker. heart in the right place. lad. rabbit punch. handle (manage). binge. money honey. turds. moo moo. throw leather. flame. lower the boom. swap leather. bedpost. poop. beau. tin ear. See also BOXING.10 or 2. dodo (1 & 7 or 10). BOUNTIFUL adj. set-to. tall talk.6.2. clown. hair of the dog that bit BRAG v. palooka. doggy do. BOUNTEOUS adj. leather. flat ball. dude. tank fight. dingleberries. talk. chill. little shaver. bird.7 & 10). go. kegling. BRAGGADOCIO n. take the count. splash. shuck. hocky. big moment. cauliflower ear. punchy. all fixed). big. bolo. squeeze. See also OSTRACIZE. moo cow. Cincinnati (8. cub. pillow (glove). the fights. tadpole. BOX OFFICE n. buffalo chips. pass by. my guy. BOY n. pick-me-up. sour apple (5. juvie. shittin. main squeeze. biscuit roller. hair of the dog. Santa Claus. window. heat (round). perk up. shit. be big. half-pint. my man. body and soul. cow flops. big game. Elsie.10). kissing cousin. BRACE v. pug. inning. turistas. KNOCKOUT KO. punk kid. dump. See PLENTY. BOXING MATCH n. being regular. have a heart. cheaters. oyster. punching bag. jasper. . number two. BOURGEOIS adj. lovebird. stink with. stiffener. one-two punch. crawling with. bird turd. GI shits. tonic. heart throb. slam bang (hard fight). chirk up. BOUT n. the runs. aah-aah. poo-poo.O. ace lane. on the ropes. 7. total babe. double pinochle (4. up to one's ass in. crap. the shits. bust. plug. boyo. See DEFECATE. See also FIGHT. horsemen (1. good Joe. no ifs ands or buts. ice out. shits. crap. turtle dove. monkey. gay buck up. booger. take the count. young fry. buddy. sugar daddy. go to the John. cokey. duck. runt. BRA PADDING n. See also PLENTIFUL.7. 1. blow one's own horn. soft touch. See also CHILD. bat. falsies. horse hocky. buster. BOYCOTT v. tank act. garden (arena). daddy. crawling with. best fellow. duke (win). strike. poop. TKO. stink with. cow chips. main man. go in the tank. washout (1. go a coupla rounds.6. BOWLING. kiddo. See PLENTY. dump. no end. saved by the bell. business. stopper. pat oneself on the back. joker. no joker in the deck. character. loose. big four (4. wingding. chicken. good Joe. carry (knockdown pins).8 pins left standing). horse apples. bossie. mug. TKO (technical knockout). honey man. maples (pins).M. scrap. 2. wicket. rob the cradle (pick up only one). John.

donnybrook. snot nose kid. strong-arm. grit. See also ESCAPE. tall story. big I love me. kick up a row. See FIGHT. defi. BRAKES n. sconce. shit for the birds. rumble. jive. take five. get previous. cock-and-bull story. dough well done with cow to cover (also toast). gutty. noodle. shittin. latrine rumor. BREAK v. nervy. punk. brain. walk tall. key swinging. BRAINY adj. BRAIN-DAMAGED adj. loudmouth. total bust. Einstein. in short pants. muscle man. total. dry. BRAIN n. gum wadding. hefty. bang heads. he-man. punch. anchor it. hulk. marmalade. letup. bust. bullshit. garbage. vegetable. pile of shit. crock of shit. bust in. bold as brass. bullshit artist. penetrate. nigger toe. lung hammock. cake and wine. noggin. punk. face off. big I am. cheeky. come on strong. 4. knock the chip off one's shoulder. break up. BRAZEN adj. stand tall. tall talk. ho daddy. slab. clout. backbone. heart. angel cake and wine. bunkum. See also STOP. steamroller. bung up. gutsy. flip. phoney baloney. showoff. fancy talk. BREACH v. cock. wild one. hot-air artist. spunky. binders. holy terror. cock of the walk. earbanger. finish off. true grit. snot nose. windbag. 2. windjammer. not all there. moxie. break in. dream box. label. horn in. balls. nervy. no dumbbell. grandstander. breakoff. crash. See also BRAZEN. See FIGHT. stuffy. 1. what it takes. squish. fritz. duke out. nerve. step over the line. BRAKE v. show off. macho. windy. weak in the upper story. build. BRAGGING n. spunk. butt in. harness. layoff. corazon. duffer. tall tale. FEARLESS. hotshot. malarkey. fancy talk. brass knucks. crock of shit. chisel in. phonus bolonus. take ten. bunk. jazz. BRAVERY n. downtime. stuffed shirt. have smarts. fine talk. whiz kid. riff. brassy. crapper. gritty. beef. BRAWNY adj. squash. fly. Dutch courage (intoxicated). scrunch. See CHALLENGE. hogwash. See also STRONG. sock. baloney. mess over. moxie. gork. BRASS n. fire-eater. cocky. smart alecky. salty. spaz. break out. lover boy. torpedo. do in. See RETARDED. flash. ho dad. GIRL. game. blower. cocky. starch. buck. crack. bullshitter. balls. high falutin'. bullshooter. chesty. jimmy. horse hocky. crack open. talk. trash. come on strong. See also F E E B L E MINDED. sport. kick in. of air. shove in one's oar. blatherskite. get too big for one's britches. hotdogger. double-o. guts. 1. BRAWN n. piss and punk. take one on. BRAZIL NUT n. wrack up. hot air. falsies. smart as a whip. BRASH adj. egghead. roughhouse. leave a stripe. husky. muscle in. muscle. bust in. See also DARING. gray matter. skuffling. See also CHILD. chutzpahdik. BREAK n. wise ass. powerhouse. break in. head. put one's two cents in. pile of shit. break out. hotshot. BREAD n. BRAVADO n. hairy. happy hour. shoot down in flames. soft in the head. crash the gates. smart. guts. bust up. put in the BRAND NAME n. goof up. knock down and drag out. give one the wind (suddenly). brakie. beefy. battle royal. BS. rumble. smoke. See also HEAD. fine talk. lay down rubber. See FLAUNT. shingle (toasted slice). hell of a. gutty. blow job. make (usually automobile). BRAVE adj. spunky. . blowhard. hard sell. think one's shit doesn't stink. breathing spell. BOY. coffee break. spetters. BRASSIERE n. dummy. fix. upper story. punk kid.48 braggart BRAGGART n. BREAD AND WATER n. snow job. helluva nerve. hell broke loose. think box. time out. big bag of wind. time. hot shot Charlie. KO. See also PENETRATE. stand up to. 3. take a breather. talk. BRAT n. free for all. See MUSCULAR. kick. piece of shit. hocky. smart ass. put up a fight. grab a handful sticker. bust in. bean. knowledge box. punk and plaster. biggern life. cheeky. grit. swelled head. crusty. cutoff. throw one's weight around. bung. breather. fly. take out. upstairs. thinker. uplift. time off. be on an ego trip. put in one's oar. line. shoot down. See also DAMAGE. fish story. hunk. knock out. talk big. Dutch gold. bull. BREAD AND BUTTER n. rhubarb. gasbag. big head. big timer. BRAMBLE n. box. wig. think one is it. barge in. crack one's jaw. kick in. swellhead. put on the fritz. brassy. pinhead. break to smithereens. put one's life on the line. biggety. think pot. high siding. clock. BRASS KNUCKLES n. hub cap. buildup. gutsy. meet eyeball to eyeball. crap. gas. think tank. 2. BRANDISH v. cinchers. knucks. flip. BRAVE v. spiel. face down. wetwear. scrap. genius. See also FEARLESS. pumped up. big talk. BRAWL n. know-it-all. staff of life. little gray cells. chit. fly in the face of. retardo. raise Cain. jim up. JD (juvenile delinquent). gutbucket. BRAKEMAN n. See INTELLIGENT. gritty. anchor. bra. hell of a note. See FEARLESS. big mouth. BRAWL v. pate. steam. stomach.

flashy. shoulder. PRISON. boobies. smear. bubbies. babaloos. pair. gaff. milkers. Mordida. gentle. 1. lock up. buzz. back. BRING v. BRING YOUR OWN BEER v. watermelons. buff up. 2. buy off. buffalo. BY. (source). salve.). get to. buck. See also PAY. mouth jewelry. basket case. bazongas. put one in the picture. shlep. drugola. cush. BRIEFING n. crate. fall dough. peach of a pair. load of rocks. 49 BRIBERY n. milk bottles. brain. ride. come apart at the seams. See also DEFEAT. the long and the short of it. Tommy. BRIEF v. melons. cantaloupes. grease ones palm. barge in. BRITISH FLAG n. put in the fix. protection. flashy. See PANTS. graft. take. teacups. breadwinner. hawk stretch. John Bull. payola. gayola. Einstein. hip huggers. snippy. BRIBE n. shorts. Union Jack. Albion. mordida. See also INFORM. chichi. 5. BREASTS n. schmeer. juice. conk out. shmeer. oil one's palm. fix. BRIDEGROOM n. net. BRING YOUR OWN WHISKEY v. tonsils. old man. boodle. show one the ropes. all over the place. greasy. Einstein. come across. iron house. cooler. growths. backgrounder. Tommy Atkins (soldier). payoff. take an envelope. number. BRIGHT adj. lug. crash. balloons. soap. pumps. hoosegow. ace lane. BREAKDOWN n. gravy. cook one's goose. do business. fringe benefit. Merry Old. BRING YOUR OWN LIQUOR v. contract. sweeten one up. make a deal. smart as a whip. globes.). get it on the line. go on the air. maracas.Y. 6. BREECHES n. knockers. your own bottle). sweater full. touch. perks. main man. brekkie. Irish confetti. droopers. boobs. have smarts. fix the alzo. BRITAIN n. eyes. See also JAIL. likes of. pillows (Obs. perk. BRIEF adj. boiled down. See also PROTECTION MONEY. put on the feedbag. grease. PENETRATE. envelope. mamas. sweetener. heel. hat. gayola. Y. razzle-dazzle. eat one's wheaties. jugs. kickback. slip one a buck. Blighty. laying pipes. Britisher. bazooms. BRIDGE. bubs. bra busters. juice. buy. pack. see the cops. a chicken. ducks. protection money. BRITISH n. punch up. romp. big brown eyes. telecast.). baksheesh. pokey. BRIER n. rundown. make mincemeat of. freight. front bumpers. BRILLIANT adj. big one. payola. BRICKS n. BREED n. the envelope. likes. hump. break in. bags. my man. showy. take. piece one off. Limeyland. lot. SPEAK. sweeten the pot. twins. clinker.OB. strung out. knobs. gayola. freight. man. ice. slammer. colorcast. from hell to breakfast. See also BOYFRIEND. brown eyes. nut. egghead. grease. plates. BREEZY adj. genius. BRIBE v. can. on contract (police). short and sweet. britches. grapefruits. racks. headlights. shake. on the take. smart as a whip. let in on. See also BURGLARIZE. Levis. bazoongies. truck. lemons. palm oil. jeans. sugar. bell bottoms. skein. Brit. tight little island. apples. crack-up. black market. penetrate. sharp. get at. beefeater. swing for bread. L. fixer. influence peddling. shine. tote. brainy. tank. torpedoes. whiz kid. main on the hitch. on the take. confetti. jag. lungs. sugar. boodle. protection money. See INTELLIGENT. cans.broadcast network toilet. BREAKFAST n. brunch (late morning). 2. smear. televise. glitzy. breastworks. orbs. BRIGHTEN v. reach. schizzed out. apple polisher. put in the bag. gun. slacks. birdie back. grease. tip off. update one. make a long story short.W. O. BRIBER n. morning chow. showy. See INTELLIGENT. Cockney. BROADCAST adj. titties. goodies. take care of. hush money. smear. tits. street money. update. piggyback. raisins. see. whites. walking around money. kick in. glitzy. bells. fit the mitt. fix. on the pad. razzle-dazzle. pimples. See ADVISE. plugola. (also bring B.O. See also INTERRUPT. break break. nobs. BROADCAST v. limey. cough syrup. upper frontal superstructure. BRIBE MONEY n. kajoobies. ice. schmeer. drugola. 1. feed . whiz kid. pay off. kickback. put next to. warts (Derog. top heavy. BREAK AND ENTER v. slam. sticker. psyched out. lockup. put in the zingers. clink. sharp. hooters. take a chicken. BRIG n. the payoff. put one wise. egghead. all over the lot. crack business. in a nutshell. Abscam (Pol. barry (hiring boss). get out. protection. go on the air waves. sweetening. the fix. web. pound. payola. toss. chop. jug. slush fund. drugola. sweetener. endowed. B. oil. oranges. chop. slush. BROADCAST NETWORK n. DENTAL n. cut up. under the table.

hellcat (plays reveille). slug. red light. flat. BROTHELS. See LAMENT. chippie joint. Mazda Alley. cootie garage (hair puffs in which the cootie lives). joint. snippy. bucket shop. BUFFOONERY n. BROAD-MINDED adj. bud. walk heavy. birdcage (not common). Auntie. stiff billy can. barrelhouse. BULLET n. juke. brush down (clothes). knock together. monkeyshines. what's happenin'. BROTHER n. red lighterie. BRUTAL adj. misery pipe. den of iniquity. high rise. give the once-over. pile o' bricks. wracked dead. See INTIMIDATE. case (not common). growler. kaput. fudge together. a flash. house of ill fame. wiped out. literature. place. hit one where one lives. bulldoze. scoop. gutbucket. head pimp. towers. what's going down. pratfall comedy. BRUSQUE adj. bowl. BROOK v. out. ILLEGAL n. bagnio. sweat over. See ENDURE. maison joie. BUGLE n. slapstick. nautch joint. bubba. ACTING. pad. bub. live with. blob. spieler. hang in there. BUGLER n. jag. housemother. BRUTALLY adv. out of commission. cap. rib joint. cut up. See also REPORT. pickle. down to ones last penny. bear with. BROKE adj. rap parlor. the blindfold lady (court). lead. love letter. flyer. rockpile. BRUSH v. See WOUND. open. BROADCASTING n. call house. prefab. brush up. BUG n. den of vice. chicken ranch. See NEWS. stable. dozer. short. BRONCHOSCOPE v. duke. BUFFALO. rap club. bleed. hang tough. put up with. body shop. madame. bugger. pill. do a number on one. bronck. rocket. lay a bad trip on one. jackboot. buddy. cootie. notchery. house of joy. stand for. the dope. cleaned out. call joint. air time. rap studio. push around. BULLY v. man trap. BRUTALITY n. hit the high spots. BULGE v. doss. BULLDOZER n. sporting house. eat one's heart out. intimaterie. poontang palace. busted. BULLET-PROOF VEST n. girl's manager. turn on the heat. bad eye. BROCHURE n. put the heat on. flyer. sporting BUILD v. BROWNING AUTOMATIC RIFLE B A R . low camp. bung up. Cheap John. throw together. can house. fleshpot. pop out. shotgun approach. parlor house. BULLETIN n. blob. water. put one through the wringer. gooseberry den. in the shop. BULGE n. on the shelf. sin spot.I. See DAMAGED. deejay. shenanigans. Polack Town. veejay. honky-tonk. the big time. on one's ass. tower. broh. house of ill repute. splash. googly. showboat. degree. BROTHEL n. jag house (homosexual). zing. See INTIMIDATE. peg house (male). put the chill on. grayback. dead broke. skyscraper. BROOD v. See also FOOLISHNESS. meat market. dive. on the fritz. NEW YORK The Buffer. once over lightly. handbill. line. BROTHEL PROPRIETOR n. camp. down. stew. See also THINK. house. talker. service station. snappy. on one's uppers. fancy house. corset. stumer. crib. BULGARIAN n. BROTHEL PROPRIETRESS n. BROTH n. mama-san. kill-crazy. BRUISE v. joint. hefty. BROADSIDE n. BUICK n. strapped. . Great White Way. gay house. bro. hear of. BROADWAY n. B. downtime. throw up. BROAD SCALE adj.50 broadcaster BROADCASTER n. tap city. get the cream. zoo. bawdyhouse. landlady. handout. BUILDING n. cutie. dream street. bad ass. tapped out. dose. handout. break. CHAIN OF n. Aunt. house of delight. BROKERAGE. buffalo. sugar hill (Bl. hot wire. BROWBEAT v. sit tight. beefy. be big. bung. notch house. rip and reader. high camp. hang in. See also HIT. BUCKET n. flat broke. lean on. cathouse. BROWSE v. hook shop. shooting gallery. clearing house. dishwater. stew over. sink of iniquity. bulldoze. chew the cud. handout. airer. BROKEN adj. seam squirrel. bear hug. stable boss. BULL n. cobble up. disc jockey. BULKY adj. juke house. choke hold (police). deuce and a quarter (Electra 225). on the blink. bed house. mother. something terrible. massage parlor. whomp up. See DESTITUTE. breed. doss house.). enforce. snake ranch. beauty parlor. lean on. skinny. third something fierce. camp. bug out.

mini bus. roomie. BUNCH n. porch-climber. BUS n. micro bus. goof ball. See BLUNDER. See also AUTOMOBILE. planting. muff. burlicue. wire gun. safecracking. BUNGLING adj. hardware. BURIAL n. pete job. bone factory. kill a bug (divert a). briars. stumblebum. box work. feelgood. bang into. flat worker. fuck-up. hefty. skin show. store. buff up. BUREAUCRACY n. stick it to one. crook. give it to one. chunk. BURDENSOME adj. a roll. leg show. burgle. in the gutter. snatch. BUREAUCRAT n. bummer. BURGLARY. second-story worker. coffin (unsafe). chopper. planted. drop the ball. bus jockey. moonlight requisition. moneyocracy. owl job. flag spot. on the prowl. shop. pushing joints. screw. fleabag (Navy). cooch show. liberate. couldn't get a handle on it. safecracking. stuck. foundry. bar spreader. clodhopper. albatross around one's neck. BUS DRIVER n. dumb trick. rough and tumble. tumul. owl. gunocracy. dish it out. BURLESQUE n. kip. hustle. bull pen. headstone city. old miss. zip. foolocracy. See CHEERFUL. shack. heist. beefcake. BURGLAR'S TOOLS n. bug. nerf. bobble. hunk. skid row. pinch. midnighter. blooper. pig. BURGLAR n. BURRO n. second-story man. all thumbs. BURNISH v. shine. See THIEF. shlepper. fuck-up. ball and chain. BUNGLE n. buck passer. dub. jitney bus. BURDENED adj. topless. BURGLAR ALARM n. six. red tape. heavy. doss. avenue tank (double deck). hack skinner. stuck with. See also ADMINISTRATION. moonlighter. paper shuffler. taking boxes. excess baggage. burlesk. nippers. BED. a daisy. front office. albatross. cave. boo-boo. BUNGLE v. BURIAL GROUND n. lift. BURIAL PLACE n. See also CLUMSY. cover up. knocking off peters. ballbuster. two left hands. apparatchik. cracksman. go at it ass backwards. the scratch park. O. BUMS' LODGINGS jungle. MANAGEMENT. the rip. busting petes. butterfmgers. bobble. dump. bug house. james. bunkie. bar. jimmy. peter racket. bonehead play. flub. See MISTAKE. blade. tough. camp. high wide and handsome. lost the handle. BUNKHOUSE n. See also RESPONSIBILITY. See also bounce. biddle. burlesk. heavy time. kidney buster. muscle man. BURDEN n. safeblowing. hack. red tapery. safecracker. pushing up daisies. dinger. h e a d a c h e . two left feet. See ERR. BURGLARIZE v. BURGLARY n. snowed. BUNDLE n. safeblowing. fender-bender. amateur night.bus stop 51 BUM n. salt mines. break-in. goof-up. not cut out for. BURY v. six feet under. skin house. square. bitch. stem. boot. jumper. amateur night in Dixie. payoff ghee. hay. put a bug on (install). empty suit. BUMBLER n. deep six. See HINDRANCE. marble orchard. dice house. kiddie car (school). sting. bug. See also CRIME. cold meat party. tough p r o p o s i t i o n . klutz. foul-up. awful. goof. dustbin. fly. See BEGGAR. See TROUBLESOME. pete work. bo. BURSAR n. BUOYANCY n. jitney. BURDEN v. skip. crashing in joints. put six feet under. girlie show. outsiders. push around. stung. slap on a jumper. BUMP v. goofball. dub. snitch. See also HINDER. ballbreaker. brain train. BUNK n. hootchy-kootchy show. BURLY adj. marble town. crasher. rip off. . swipe. louse-up. prowl. shamus. stick. dump on. gorilla. load. rubberneck wagon (sightseeing). two-story lorry. mediocracy. burly. BUOYANT adj. adios it. spider (of house and apartment). deep six. boost. appropriate. SAFE OR VAULT n. double. midnight. old man.M. bruiser. gutterpup. laid back. blob. BUNGLER n. ghee with the boodle. muff. boneyard. old lady. hunk. See also BUNK MATE n. BUREAU n. sack. burlyque. See ROB. flag stop. cold storage. second-story work. dish out. HOUSE. prowler. hulk. burlap. BUS STOP n. rowdy dowdy. deep six. crash. rig. flophouse. bindle. mountain canary. guttersnipe. takeoff. bag lady. See CLUMSY. ESTABLISHMENT. beefy. caper. See MUSCULAR. Rocky Mountain canary. coochie show. screw-up. promote. boot. COMMIT A. T and A. peep show. plant. raunchy. fleabag. snow under. fender tag. red tapism. bump heads. clunker. cracking cribs. vim and vigor. spreader. bone orchard. husky. roomy. cold storage. setup. chum. stumblebum. snow. wife. See also HIT.

swamped. globes. easy make. 1. built like a brick shithouse. water under the bridge. gesheft. culo. BUSINESS. game. TURMOIL. Ma and Pa. busty. wellstacked. senior BYSTANDER n. on a merry go round. small time. hanky-panky. caboose. enough on one's plate. BUTTERMILK n. rumpus. fold. birdcage (1870). buy out. high-priced spread. on the jump. parking place. rusty dusty. labonza. the money. stacked. take a fling at. hind end. Mom and Pop. BUSYBODY n. BUY v. butt. chump. beef up. fanny. get into. run one's ass ragged. mark. goat. yenta. tail. busy as a bee. cheeks. rumbleseat. dodge. soup up. clocked up. BUTTOCKS n. citizen tonsillectomy. BYPASS v. goof up. . baron. screw up. fuzzbuzz. BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION n. 1. knockers. circumbendibus. duster. tushy. make a buy. ass end. ongoing. See also CORPORATION. live one. down memory lane. Big Butte. take up. sitter. head. bucket. satchel. pigeon. rump. buttinsky. prat. gold mine. coffee and cake layout. BUTCHER v. BYPASS n. GO INTO v. cash in one's chips. biscuit. cow salve. boobies. when Hector was a pup. vie. megacorp. BUTTRESS v. in warp one. stern. sidewalk superintendent. See OCCUPATION. bottom. buns. make a buck. nether cheeks. make a mess of. See ERR. nickel and dime operator. rumpus. heinder. biz. getaway. buck. float. jack up. hang up one's shingle. ass. hot up. can. fuss. cop. build up. built. buy into. BUSINESSMAN n. arse. finesse it. bucket shop. have other fish to fry. BUSINESS TRANSACTION v. make a buy. gold mine (successful). blow oneself to. snooper. pads. seat. chump. BUTTE. carrying on. fern. 2. salve. go round the barn. watcher. shop. vestibule. robber baron. moneymaker. front door. hop up. big wheel. hard sell. set up shop. hash up. bishop (1775-1875). buy off. end user. line. snoop. BUSHFIGHTER n. BTO. outfit. nosey Parker. beeswax. water over the dam. heinie. tits. derrière. BYGONE adj. up to speed. in.52 bushfîghter bushwacker. b u g g e r . 3. full plate. BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY n. patsy. kibitzer. nark. See PAST. BUYER n. kazoo. frances. open up. lube. coffee and cake spot (petty). bag. zaftig. See ACTION. backyard. tuchis. buy out. go by way of. winkie. fly-by-night operation. on the hop. See VICTIM. tail end. Arizona. wheeler-dealer. backseat driver. what one is into. put one over. busier than a one armed paperhanger. turnkey operation. tycoon. BUSINESS n. whirling dervish. make a killing. mark. tied up. busy as a beaver. duff. axle grease. BUSTLE n. See also FAT. tradester. BUST n. chase. up to here in. gaper. small potatoes (small). MONTANA BUTTER n. show biz. headlights. score. plaster. happening. kibitzer. tokus. walk in. heat up. contact. See also NEWSMONGER. booty. hap. See BREASTS. keester. big butter and egg man. like Grand Central Station. canetta. deal. land. sucker. BUSY adj. front. turkey. jazz up. snowed. step up. set up shop (start). bizad. bum. at the speed of heat. BUXOM adj. Sunday face. 1. do. poop. bring home the bacon. behind. racket. setup. white elephant (unsuccessful). marfak. 2 . shoestring operation. raid. 2. takeover. curvy. bollix up. cow. coffee and cake place. doo-doo. easy mark. big-time operator. jugs. moon. rich man's tonsillectomy. setup. tailbone. beef up (cow). softie. handle bars of love. BUTT n. grease. wheel and deal. knobs. goings-on. little p i t c h e r with big e a r s . take a flyer. goober grease (peanut). head over heels in. close. maracas. clay pigeon. See SUPPORT. built for comfort. when one was knee high to a grasshopper. rear end. tush. gazonga. lubricant. Paul Pry. keister. wazoo. louse up. dokus. spike (drink). boobs. overloaded. back porch. BUTT v. cockroach. spread. multinational. olden days. rat race. BYPASS SURGERY n. pigeon. fall guy. up to one's ass in. plunderbund. coffee and cake joint.

See FLATTERY. yoo hoo. find (dismissed). beat. bury. shoot the crap. CADET n. See also ASSETS. tote. yawp. stooge. toss a bouquet. Waterloo. bounder. slow track. stiff. freeloader. get back to. take one's measure. crib. doolie. gadget. bleep. put in the hole. go cart. stroke. clown wagon. cat. one-arm joint. CADAVEROUS adj. carpet-bag.C n. CACHE v. play. shit. lay it on thick. shanty. hut. hack. CAJOLE v. soap. make up to. get around. cad. salve. parlor. fall all over. sleazeball. stash away. See RESTAURANT. heel. bistro. heel. swing by. work out. lay it on with a trowel. charm. shit. yes. count. up to. take account of. size up. noshery. lay it on. sling it. be a yes-man. brain. C RATIONS n. pipeline. snow job. curtains. stash. fly bait. gomer. after-hours joint. little red caboose.F. get next to. van. CABOOSE n. golfer. kid along. unholy mess. sweeten up. disco. See DISASTER. keep tabs.). duck. caboodle. CACHE n. schmeikle (Yid. cattle train. puff up. CALENDAR v. grease joint. CALENDAR n. cage. yawp. rake. work over. figure in. grease. See NIGHTCLUB. peaked. speakeasy. holler out. suck up to. peaky. soup house. burger joint. run after. deep shit. CALISTHENICS n. pit stop. play CALL v. Nice Guy. buddy up. pat on the back. rotter. CABBAGE n. crumb. butter. hand one a line. palace. shit. fall down. tot up. give the man a big cigar. kitty. con. banana oil. skeleton. stinkpot. clinker. dialogue one. sandhog. stake. TL. buck. shade. suck ass. soap. CAJOLERY n. plant. blarney. simonize. pencil in. diner. geraniums. shit. blast. Charlie. tote up. contact. buzz. skin and bones. perambulator. give one a blast. tot. promoter. CALCULATE v. caf. bed house. dope out. blarney. BS. footie-footie. hideaway. CACOPHONY n. bum. trade last. cream. hearse. give one a blow. butter. worm. massage. mix. 53 . ditch. contract. brain box. CADENCE n. RESTAURANT. CAKE PREPARATION n. kaydet. shit heel. beast. way car. squirrel. drop joint. sour note. shack. CABARET n. CADGER n. keep tab. maggot. play footsie. gomar (A. shoot a line. string along. holler. the Coast. 2. apple polish. remains. brownnose. sweet talk. park. bunkum. bootlick. plant. shoot the bull. hideout. suck around. sponger. drop-off. act up to. set CALIFORNIA Shakeyside. chicken tracks. carcass. See also TRAIN. squirrel away. hit. loved one. work on. middy (Navy). mark. schmeer. CALCULATOR n. croppy. curry below the knee. get on line. the worst. blue ruin. up. moocher. See BEGGAR. bag lady. soft soap. suck off. bagplay. cake mix. body. foundling. gold star. violets. soften up. rub the right way. snow. figure up. CAFETERIA n. polish the apple. kiss one's ass. 1. figure out. nest egg. the Golden State. Charlie. boost. scrawl. dead meat. CALL n. CALLIGRAPHY n. stack of bones. oil. See also TELEPHONE. bag of bones. figure. CADILLAC n. lineup. sling the bull. drop. rounder. eyewash. saloon. handshake. See also cale. sell. build up. glory wagon. spread it on. holy mess. kiss ass. crash (uninvited). stache. total shuck. doghouse. bouncer. caddie. oil. kitchen. kitty. lick ass (all Obsc). slimebucket. butter up. give a posy. Academy). CAFE n. cold meat. sweet talk. panhandler. aerobics. CALCULUS n. monkey drill. caddy. stick in the hole. See THIN. CALAMITY n. gray legs (West Point). dog. set. night spot. footsie-footsie. jolly. jazzercise. fall by. hog. have to hand it to one. soft soap. fish. bullshit. politic. build. line up. honey. loud talk. CADAVER n. stash. schnorrer. hen tracks. dive. CAD n. shine up to. stache. pull one's leg. number cruncher. over do it. nitery. eatery. play Mr. CAISSON WORKER n. beep. reckon up. scribble. footsiewootsie. holler. pay a call. kowtow. CABIN CRUISER n.

cool cat. jawbreaker. bag. See DOG. favorite son. upset one's apple cart. queer. CANTON. cold-blooded. phony up one's get up. got lead balls for eyes. trim. ants. tit cap (Army. mutt. heavy stuff. do one in. mudsling. CAMEL n. Kanuck. bottleneck. do. big guns. hump. smash. cool. full of fancy footwork. shake hands and kiss babies. laid back. jimmies. CALLING n. stump speaker. sweets. See FRANK. dodge. take the sting out of. blue pencil. frontal. CANAPES n. crazy like a fox. take the bite out. cool as a cucumber. growler (large for church key (beer). right up front. clericals. beard. smooth. ornery. nine-to-five shit. sophomore. 88. hokum. CANINE n. stick. coffee grinder (silent films). spread. pepsi (Fr. knock the props out from under. not dry behind the ears. ah-ah head. torpedo. beer). forget it. dial back. hang. slap on some glims. ring doorbells. all quiet on the Potomac. go. CANDY FLECKS adj. chill. KO. tenderfoot (first time). political hopeful. DISPASSIONATE. CANONICALS n. CAN OPENER n. lenser. hopeful. crab. See OCCUPATION. man's best friend. CAMPAIGNER n. cool out. lay back. long Tom. CANNON n. gedunk. hoser (north). all quiet on the western front. take the stump. nowhere. take out. lame duck. write-in. See also POLITICIAN. photog. knock off. pup. Big Bertha. CAMPAIGN FUNDS n. break. sink. don't know shit from Shinola. doggy. do in. cool off. keep one's cool. slippery. pop bottle (inferior). renig. wipe out. flea hotel. scrub. dark horse. dots. CAMERAMAN n. fancy footwork. grift. run. CANDIDATE n. backward collars. cook. smash up. See UNSOPHISTICATED. low tech. stump orator. thick-skinned. X-out. whistle-stopper. CALM v. Canuck. finger food. mean machine. handshaker. Jack Canuck. not turn a hair. on the ticket. war chest. AAs. put down. OHIO Fame Town. jellybean. wear cheaters. stump. sprinkles. call all bets off. Obsc). nig. CANDY STORE n. C. torpedo. whistle-stop. throwing one's hat in the ring. hard-boiled. hit the campaign trail. spike one's gun. keep one's shirt on. hard as nails. foxy. cool. kid. stuffy. dead ass. cunt cap. sourdough tourist. grandmother (WW I). gunboat. put the kibosh on. slot. line. CANTANKEROUS adj. flash the gogs. take the edge off. waspish. weasel out. wash out. cold. CALM adj. cover up. rainmaker (fund raiser). play. CANDY n. green ass. sweets to the sweet. bog. shutterbug. open. how. squash. tear down. call it like it is. skinned mush. unflappable. puppy. CAMOUFLAGE n. Jean Baptiste. shoot. See also ASSURED. presidential timber. put something out of action. laid back. finish off. go back on one's word. slush fund. bitchy. CANDID adj. CAMPAIGN v. shots. See also POLITICIAN. box. Arty. stroke. stumper. tough. butter wouldn't melt in his mouth. . sly boots. CANNY adj. tail wagger. pop top. muckrake. cool. off. CALLOUSLY adv. big C. See SHREWD. knock out. bad-assed. iceman. CALLOW adj. soft-pedal. See IRRITABLE. kayo. slick. cagey. running. ax. gig. street smarts. shoot down in flames. commo (prison). gimp stick. hokey-pokey. See PACIFY. scratch. I). knock the chocks out from under. total. kibosh. cool it. mend one's fences. cover up. throw on a make up. Divarty (division artillery). pogey bait. up front. politick. beanie. worm out of. pour oil on troubled waters. break the lease. cut. goopus. CALLIOPE n. call off. CAMPER adj. choke point. Cambo. take it easy. straight shit. racket. CANCER n. no heart. kill. talk turkey. flat. munchies. rat race. Canadian). CANDIDACY n. sky piece. dink. smarts. CAMERA n. CALLOUS adj. shoot down. sweet shoppe. camel flags (WW CAMOUFLAGE v. rub out. stump the country. in cold blood. snappish. stalking horse. press the flesh. knock the bottom out of.54 calling CANADIAN n. beard. pogie. swindle. rhinoceros hide. cold fish. CANAL n. See ARTILLERY. day gig. nix. crawfish. CANCEL v. baby kisser. streetwise. CANE n. CAN n. gutbucket. IMPERTURBABLE. worm one's way out of. welsh. dip. See also HAT. cook one's goose. horse piano. come down on. trash. blow sky high. pooch. rainmakers. simmer down. zap. launder. CAP n. sparkles. CAMBODIAN n. take to the hustings.

CAPTAIN n. oh yeah. won ones spurs. sit.. stake. go for. crimp. accommodation collar (to fill a quota or social or political pressure). got it bad. watch out for. bankroll. pick up the tab. RECONNAISSANCE n. See FULL. snare. on. sweep. has what it takes. kitty. See SURRENDER. top it off. white soda. humbug (unjustified). See also COMMANDER. juice. nailed. ammonia. run in. bubbly. fireball. CARBURETOR n. blow hot and cold. CO. something on the ball. flop. stretch car (extra length). collared. land. yo-yo. old war-horse. pump a patient (medi- mechanic. up to it. skipper. nail. pull. gloon to. bug. any which way. vamp. See ARREST. CAPTURE n. punchy. A-number 1. 1. drop. CAPTURED adj. See also QUALIFIED. card shark. See also PERSUADE. See ERRATICALLY. twin pots. stone fox. groove on. know one's way around. cap. pro. hot for. bust. whoop it up. heap. sardined. CARBONATED WATER n. gone on. soda. old man. hot foot. pick up. CAPER v. what it takes. pussycat. croppy. button up. cal). pickle. nose open. skipper. rope in. 1. glom. watch over. go on a tear. grab. A. fallen for. 2. cap. gaga. See LOVE. maiden's delight (cherry). for two cents plain. See HEED. head rush.. knuckle under. owner. every which way. hauled in. kinky. up and down. the formula. he's a 7). CPR. CAPTURE v. gag. wrap up. skip. back. old man. mind the store. knock off. cap. boss. See REVEL. CAPITALIZED adj. the right stuff. know the score. clear soda. beep. peep. mad for. CAPITULATE v. gas guzzler. skip. pull in. fizzly. angel (theater). raise hell. loved one. nest egg. rib. picky. pick up the check. fool (i. ride herd on. give one the come on. high jinks. tissue. mad about. CAPTIVATED adj. snatch. jeep. haul in. helter-skelter. give away the store. dead meat. peep (jeep). pot. gaga about. See also BEWITCHED. bat one's eyes at. nabbed. grubstake. (Washington). chock full. up to speed. CAR n. stiff. nab. chief. keep tabs on. come out with your hands up. snatch. 2. baby-sit. owner. round up. topkick. collar. soda back (chaser). jackpot. head over heels in. wheels. pinch. tumble. picked up. whistle bait. CARE FOR v. collar. small cap. D. TLC 2. green thumb. van. chief. gag. flaky. flea in one's ear. mad (jazz). turn one on. picky picky. button down. nail. blow off the lid. stuff. backer. CAPER n. CARBONATED adj. CAPTIVATING adj. stunner. angel. top. See ATTRACT. by fits and starts. up to it. cave in. SRO. four-striper. nick. vet. See also REVEL. carbos. put the lid on. oneman band. See AUTOMOBILE.. grab. put out. ride. sparkling. CARBON COPY n. capper (Obs). do to a frazzle. watch the store. halftrack. dynamite. head man. put CAPTIVATE v. on the ball. cornered. all over the shop. fast and loose. flimsy. bucket. up one's alley. See also SODA. crisp. worriment. old hand. know one's onions. the boss class. CARDIAC MASSAGE v. know one's stuff. pick up. brodie. up. bag. EXECUTIVE. nuts about. old-timer. have one's nose open. been around the block a few times. gone on. CARE n. jam. CAPSULE n. back soda. fizz water. body. ce. rumble. crazy about. sweep off one's feet. dog meat. wrap. fizzy. slough. topper. booby pinch. rib. See ARRESTED. higher up. CAPRICE n. stake. 1. know the ropes. trip. sizz water. CO. hooked.care for 55 CAP v. 2. bus. CAPITALIZE v. keep an eye on. seltzer. crazy about. bust. CARCASS n. solid sender. jampacked. up to the rafters. cap. CAPITAL n. number. remains. CAPABLE adj. CAPRICIOUS adj. hit or miss. any way the wind blows. fold. duals. See ASSETS. I'm dead. dancing fool). hook. put on. top dog. let loose. skip. clinch. hot one. fool notion. See also VEHICLE. CAPTAIN (ARMY) n. CAPACITY n. 3. exec. A-l. club soda. put the cuffs on.e. CARDSHARP n. shenanigans. pinch. CAPITALIST n. See FINANCE. the one who signs the checks. the money. 1. the hill. come across. CAPTAIN (NAVY) n. do to a T. mixer. the goods. run in. hook. monkey shines. moneybags. stuck on. fall. head honcho. tender loving care. up to the mark. . give out (sexual). caper. the boss. standing room only. See BODY. there. cold meat. robber baron. jalopy. slough up. CAPRICIOUSLY adv. can. 1-10 (degree. turned on. a pistol. fantasmo. nab. See WHIMSICAL. gaff. nip. cut loose. four-striper. See SKILL. crate. See BEAUTIFUL. hi jinks. Daddy Warbucks. higgledy-piggledy. recon car. pull in. horse around. uppercased. boat.C. make a hit with. CAR. beetle. worriation. pinch. kick up one's heels. fizzy stuff. know-how. up to snuff. skipper. dishy. the goods.

give one his walking papers. slap out. give the air. grab ass. hard cash. black money (illegal). hedge one's bets. ointment. lug. grind show. dust. hard money. drunk. greenbacks. mob. mad money. the ready. wampum. iron men. devil may care. toss out. looking out the window. boy. asleep on the job. wood CASHIER n. fews and twos. bender. See OCCUPATION. handsome ransom. crowd. baby-sitter. mint. blitz. bark. any old way. sleeper. soap. grift. bees and honey. paint the town red. the necessary. bunch. play it cool. geedus. buttons. pazoza. darby. number. slapdash. feel out. not on the job. pack. CAROUSER n. helter-skelter. chump change. wingding. cold cash. folding dough. super. peanuts. pussyfoot. bear hug. morphine. half-assed. whack. drum out. mazumah. spinach. geetus. spon. sheets. offing. goofing off. folding lettuce. chicken feed. ballast. woolgathering. search and destroy. wasting. dirt. ride. shlepper. gravy. braver bait. CARTEL n. hoist. oil of palms. helter-skelter. smash. glory roll. blowout. whoop it up. carny. any old way. folding green. CARPENTER n. CAROUSAL n. rust bucket. mint leaves. soft. crew. house-sitter. corn. laid back. oof. trading stamps. REVEL. shlep along. dingbat. harum-scarum. make change. feelgood. shove out. shiv. the soft. spot cash. feel up. See also CORPORATION. slapdash. rags. berries. handle with kid gloves. Michigan roll. CARNAGE n. kick. step off the deep end. fire-eating. CAROUSEL n. dead president. CASH n. chips (ship). hardtack. rivets. bait. toss off. tear. Philadelphia bankroll. play safe. line. beewy. fast and loose. salve. taking out. maine line. ring. long bread. CARELESSLY adv. rake. gingerbread. heft. silk. box man. kiss off. out to lunch. See DISCHARGE. clutch. butcher. play with fire. hip gee. knock out. game. tucheroon. geets. shekels. give the gate. CARVE v. See also MONEY. offtish. clinch. get in over one's head. sideswipe. greenmail. lumps. adobe dollar. bat out. beans. thing. crumb boss (hobo and logger). folding money. high wide and handsome. Typhoid Mary. outfit. spondoolicks. backpack. on the town. biscuit. good time Charlie. hump (bags of coffee). pink-slip. tough bud. iron (silver coin). CAREFREE adj. town. CASH DRAWER n. buck. jump off the deep end. shoulder. by halves. scrip. See REVEL. poke. CARELESS adj. sloppy. jag. takeoff. bob. bust. float one. go overboard. tote. sitter. stroke. filthy lucre. send-up. small potatoes. gun. See also BAGGAGE HANDLER. dibs. shinplaster. bat hides (paper). green stuff. oday. multinational. CARGO HATCH n. stick man. folding. See CAUTIOUS. gee. go on a bat. CARRIER n. carps (stage). CARICATURE n. daydreaming. rock. lint pick. cush. mopus. lucre. CAREFUL adj. jag. rhino. go off the deep end. geech. bankroll. mess around. jack. go on a spree. green money. color. hack. any which way. tub. grab. beater. shorts. paint the town. slap up. S and D. swamper. rocks. small bread. clinks. croaking. do by halves. bomb. broad on the damper. man behind the stick. ghee on the damper. ragbag. buy a pig in a poke. hell around. spending snaps. paw. CAROM v. paper. piggyback. package. break a bill. plunderbund. birdie back. folding cabbage. candy. pay no mind. dodge. change. mezonny. skins. ookus. brass. alfalfa. goon. cabbage. gang. squeeze. any which way. brush (Army). blunt. throw off. tusherony. truck. put-on. fail to cover ones ass. merry-go-round. hard stuff. bread. playing footsie. soft money. ice. jingle jangle. bundle. CARRIAGE n. tramp. greedus. leave oneself wide open. loot. ooks. on the gun. bite. walk on eggs. frog hair. man about CARP v. higgeldy-piggledy. buck. roll. happy money. bitch. bounce. raise Cain. glue. gilly show. tin. CARETAKER n. dinero. happy cabbage. See also ERRATICALLY. CAROUSE v. give the ax. fool around. piece of change. geetis. simoleons. bones. shortbread. spondoolix. go for broke. playboy. cop a feel. toot. green stamps. bird (gold coin). go out on a limb. chiv. boodle. man behind the gun. noodge. piece of jack. feed. lay down. a ride. binge. chicken money. back. CARESS v. fast and loose. long green. bat. CARRY v. cookies. stick one's neck out. nitpick. cool. on the damper. jangle. carnie (also worker). CAREER n. bag. CARGO PLANE n. go to sea in a sieve. whirligig. green folding. CASHIER v. moolah. wad. sack. bellyhold (airplane). pregnant guppy. CARNIVAL n. CASH A CHECK v. cover one's ass. dib. crock. gelt. heel. bend over backwards. damper. megacorp. dough. CASH v.56 career CARPET n. asleep at the switch. racket. frogskin. paint the town red. taw. coin. liquidation. go on a toot. wall-to-wall. See also QUIBBLE. shlep. knock off. See also PARTY. brace. . green. CARGO SHIP n.

size up. crate. Chicago overcoat. bust out joint. COD. down home. catch 22. jump down one's throat. wooden overcoat. Mick. sneezed. gray (Bl. peg. curtains. ill. Anglo. CASH REGISTER n. bag. iron. chicken.). pusher. chip. put down as. by the numbers. CAT n. damper. CASINO n. catch the drift. pratt boy. CATHOLICISM n. kitty. button down. total shuck. ce pills CATHOLIC adj. wooden kimono. See also HOMOSEXUAL. red paint. hook line and sinker. CATCH v. bad news. take one's death. stick. gazooney. CATTLE n. expelled. laid off. See DIRECTORY. cool. CASTRATE v. enemies list. blue-eyed devil. savvy. right foot. cut off one's balls. lane. loose as a goose. fix. See ARREST. moo cow. creep joint. track. CATERPILLAR TRACTOR n. box. up the creek without a paddle. turned off. CATALOGUED adj. creep dive. See also ITEMIZE. popish. bust. CATAMITE n. CATCH n. dead mans hand. longhorn. CATTLE BRAND n. straight out. tumble to. heave. Cat.caught 57 CASHIERED adj. cold meat box. come out with your hands up. CATSKILL RESORT n. crunch. get. no holds barred. typecast. peg. pine drape. CATSUP n. See DISCHARGED. lob. CATEGORIZE v. papish. jammed up. unfrocked (any profession). chunk. blindside. CATALOGUE n. I'm dead. CATASTROPHE n. CATHARTIC n. needle man. nail. whitey. meltdown. unholy mess. get one dead to rights. catch with one's pants down. swamped. drummed out. Jewish Alps. toss. razzberry. track (Stu. dress down. See DISASTER. puss. collared. razz. right-handed. bindle boy. dropped. sports clothes. See also ARRESTED. pine overcoat. See also CERTAIN. excluded). BULL. unbranded). big store. chart. sandbag. Waterloo. take a brodie. fireman. fire. frolic pad. hit list. growley. sporty. shop. walk into a collar. ofay. roach coach. pinto. nailed. on the peg. read the riot act. in a jam. See DISCARD. peg. CATACLYSM n. the worst. tab. nabbed. corralled. mellow. time. kitty cat. popery. button down. jeans. punk. (punished or ostracized). Jesus lover. spell out. pigeonhole. CASUAL adj. register. house. loose. haymish. cash box. up a tree. in a fix. booked. chew out. Waterloo. homey. See DISASTER. CATCH COLD v. in a hole. get the hang of. total shuck. tree suit. pussy. have the goods on.). jogging things. get the drift. wave maker. pape. curtains. Roman. kid stuff. alter. red lead. stormy petrel. garbage truck. typecast. meow meow. hit the pits. popeism. coon cat. corral. ream ass. RC. sporty. 1. canned. no strings attached. in a pickle. CASTIGATE v. catch one dead to rights. the bird. running iron. CASKET n. up shit creek without a paddle. see daylight. sacked. CATCALL n. shorthorn. deep shit. See also WHITES. one move and you're dead. in the pokey with smokey. catch flat-footed. CASH ON DELIVERY n. spark plug. Chessycat. fish eater. dinger. sneeze. take in. tit in the wringer. pitch sling. all out. cat lick. tumul. collar. papism. WYOMING Ghost Town CAST v. guzzled. toilet. CATEGORICAL adj. paleface. CASPER. fired. easygoing. joint. looks like rain (imminent). deball. put down as. chuck. CAUGHT adj. in a box. get one's fingers on. wooden coat. lay out. blue ruin. shitlist. dinge (sub standard. pokesy. CAUCASIAN n. rank out. bawl out. 1. store. Romish. bird's-eye maple pajamas. See PUNISH. . wood overcoat. trap. have one's number. Wasp. round eyes. See UNDERSTAND. in a mess. wise up to. tab. borscht belt. CAST OFF v. raspberry. CATERING TRUCK n. papist. got one dead to rights. come down on. stiffed in. Bronx cheer. drop dead list (fired. See also COW. boy. dog meat. See HINDRANCE. blue-eyed. grab. put away. no kicker. whiteface. come as you are. 2. snooker. 3. lean on. hooked. brand. chapter and verse. steam-up ghee. honky. pigeonhole. let one's hair down. stray. S list. be hep to. denims. papistic. chew out one's ass. nigger in the woodpile. hatchet man. double trouble. CATALOGUE v. throwaway. folksy. laid back. dead to rights. eat out one's ass. mackerel snapper. papistry. joker. put down for. pussycat. white bread. CATALYST n. in a stew. be on to. flat out. catch on. charts. dogie. in a scrape. 2. cut loose. put down for. flopped. See UNCONDITIONAL. snag. holy mess. CATHOLIC n. cornered. CASUAL WEAR n. adjy. pine pajamas. breezy. brat. CATCH UNAWARE v.

large. on a treadmill. high pillow. CEASED adj. party. big deal. snared flat-footed. brainstorm. wound up. blow the whistle on. cloud up. CENSORSHIP n. nitpick. B. party down. bug in one's ear. come out with. great. call it a day. keep one's eye on the ball. signed sealed and delivered. bash. CEMETERY n. big spud. watch out. (well known). flea in one's ear. wise one up. make a big thing about. big boy. CAUTIOUS adj. CAVORT v. big man. handle with kid gloves. mud. iron curtain.C. . play it cool. See also SUPPRESS. knocker. keep one's eye peeled. paste. big time. sticking the zingers in. blue pencil. not go out on a limb. toss in the towel. blast. on the lookout. knock off. CELEBRITY n. SURRENDER. w. visiting fireman. spark. go on a rip. take it easy. go on a bust. call to task. hoopla. head trip. big shot.k. leave off. drop. prima donna. tip. fold. Mr. big stuff. See REVEL. not miss a trick. horse around. CEDE v. bitchy. See CONTINUOUSLY. trump up. cold storage. big cheese. highly touted. paint the town. put the lid on. heavy stuff. drop it. See also CELEBRITY. take it off the top of one's head. See also STOPPED. See REPRESS. big league. wind up. make a splash. big ghee. headstone city. back off. hedge one's bets. a somebody. biggie. number 1. shout. big. brass hat. big man on campus. quit cold turkey. come up with. whoopee. big piece of cheese. Big. open a bottle. watch one's step. open up. put the whammy on one. See also QUIBBLE. caught dead bang. lion. cussed. had. hot dog. tip-off. lint pick. go on a spree. gunk. superstar. hand over. rev. get things rolling. finished up. kaput. heavyweight.. caught with the smoking gun. hooper-dooper. break off. squelch. bend over backwards. caught with jeans at half mast. signal stopper. throw in the towel. all over but the shouting. magoo. face. high powered. wise guy. in the barrel. keep one's ear to the ground. call down. take it slow. big gun. big chew. talk to. go on a bender. been hit before. tell off. fork over. Miss . See CENSURE v. close out. lower the boom. make a mountain out of a molehill. give the high sign. shine me on. bone orchard. cut loose. come down on. CEASELESSLY adv. not stick one's neck out. high muck. cork. heavy. See STOP. stickum. bone factory. in the limelight. page-oner. brawl. thumb down. pack in. go on a binge. bow. smart ass. wheel. bigwig. rap. with one's eyes peeled. not overlook a bet. sound. washed up. CAUSE v. drop. speak to. CB Stud. See also REVEL. turkey. dead pigeon. give in. blast on. up there. intro. CENSOR v. face card. mind ones p's and q's. fire up. banged to rights. her nibs.58 caught in the act CAUGHT IN THE ACT v. flash in the pan (brief). cook up. real cheese. numéro uno. big name. B. with a weather eye open. when the fat lady sings. right up there. walk wide. whooper-dooper. all ears. Mr. hotshot. Mr. tip. big timer. wingding. hullabaloo. marble town. lay a bad trip on one. blackout. cut it out. fini. break out the bubbly. big one. throw in the sponge. catch at straws.O. SUPPRESSION. sanitize. buried. channel chump. blowout. scissor out. big number. See also GIVE UP. potholer. come down hard on. paint the town red. name. Show Biz. fox jaws (Fe. father. big wheel. caught with one's hand in the cookie jar. gun. dropped. boneyard. wave a red flag. CAUSTIC adj. go on the town. open. See SARCASTIC. monster. egg on. black out. big-time operator. kick off. jamboree. cagey. CEASE v. not to be sneezed at. round the clock. CAUTION n. mean. go on a tear.O. whole cheese. See also REVEL. rev up. See also ADVISE. caught flat-footed. VIP. star. CB OPERATOR n.M. ring in. tell one where to get off. break in. monkey around. keep on one's toes. blackball. bleep. marble orchard. the cheese. his nibs. play it close to the vest. caught dead bang to rights. touted. CAVALRY n. big noise. caught dead to rights. large charge. caught red-handed. high-mucky-muck. cover one's ass.). CEMENT n. go places and do things. spitball. walk on eggs. lay on. pull one's coat. split hairs. apple. number one. big shit. CAVE EXPLORER n. paint the town red. big player. CELEBRATED adj. put one wise. carry on. blast.T. the late great . listen up. think up. launder. written off. caught with ones pants down. cut a dash. pay mind to. snared dead bang. sterilize. pussyfoot. flag. high-muckety-muck. wrapped up. day and night. CAVIL v. decontaminate. toss in the sponge.. Dixie cup (Southern). hush up. ears. shut down. washed up. tie one on. major league. play safe. champ. go on a toot. cut up. think twice. turn thumbs down. roast. break the ice. start the ball rolling. make up. call on the . CB RADIO n. leery. high monkey monk. celeb. come across with. double-barreled. See PARTY. be on the ball. highmuck-a-muck. fool around. CAUTION v. See also ALARM. dream up. drop the boom. take down. tip off. raise hell. bowlegs. CELEBRATION n. CELEBRATE v.

CHAMPION adj. letup. meter. out of this world. tops. bull chain. four bits. johnny creep. take on. CENTRAL EUROPEAN n. hang in. cert. racked. racked. grape.A. copper. knock the chip off one's shoulder. straddle the fence. no buts about it. first chop. grits. half a buck. sparkle water. washers. TEN n. defy. cold. CENTS. bet your life. lockup. store. have down pat. quarter. out of sight. screaming halt. CENSUS n. See BEST. the fix is in. breather. mainstream. mush. jit. fer sher. stand up to. shin plaster (paper). break-off. dead sure thing. fish CENTS. thin. chain gang Charley. CESSATION n. fuck with. bet the rent on. gilt-edge. TWENTY-FIVE n. flat. know damm well. put your money on. rattler. lead-pipe cinch. rain or shine. fly in the face of. right on. CHAMPAGNE n. wrap-up. CERTIFY v. world class. you better believe it. . Is a bear Catholic?. brown. sure. silver wing. Does the Pope shit in the woods?.champion 59 carpet. giggle juice. the johnny. keep one's chin up. CHAIN GANG GUARD n. pen pusher. See also EXCITING. fer shirr. gospel truth. got the faith baby. open and shut. sow. liberty. string (leash). OK. take one on. odds on. thin man. bet the house on. Do they grow corn in Iowa? CERTAINLY adv. count on it. tip top. sure as God made little green apples. zap. open and shut. See SCOLD. light piece (silver). See also MIDDLE. know darn well. nickel. okay. open-andshut case. bet your boots. cinch. super. passed the litmus test. gilt-edged. sure thing. on ice. cocksure. topflight. for sure. take out. pink slip (car). defi. CENTS. bet on. red. dance the carpet. See also CRITICIZE. put one on the carpet. stick it out. absofuckinglutely. hunky. stick to one's guns. cross. go on make my day. right on. toy factory. long chain Charley. eyeball to eyeball. angel foam. birdseed.. absitively. call one's bluff. posolutely. C. banana bohunk. cuter. blip. have down cold. score. ironclad contract. when you separate the men from the boys. taped. lock-andwin situation. keep a stiff upper lip. pen driver. sure as shit. pushover. rubber-stamp. buffalo. seat. the chair. sure card. demon. lead-pipe cinch. pipe. See ABSOLUTLEY. CERTIFICATE n. CERTIFICATE OF OWNERSHIP pink. quêter. jitney. CERTAINTY n. CHAIRMAN n. hang in there. stock. CHALLENGE v. drop a lug. the chair. setup. cutoff. cinched. ONE n. all sewed up. make my day. set. silver. CPA. dimmer. deece. CHALLENGING adj. cinch. put one's John Hancock on. paper. come hell or high water. CD. top-notch. the company. cool. have one on the mat. Indian head. fer sher. clinker. CENTRAL AMERICAN n. lock and win. meet eyeball to eyeball. G- CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY n. meter money. have one on the carpet. hairy. greatest. step over the line. kyuter. bubbly. hang tough. sure thing. long line skinner. CERTAIN adj. spook (agent). CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT n. CHAIN n. face to face. dime. layoff. freeze. go one on one. red cent. for certain. in the bag. CEREAL n. grinding halt. surefire. squirt. fly in the teeth of. sewed up. put one's life on the line. face down. time-out. no ifs ands or buts. checked and double-checked. cush. bet your sweet life. have a lock on. peanuts. Minnehaha. CENT. all locked up. CHAIN GANG LEG CHAIN n. giggle water. and no mistake. CHALLENGE n. put store by. downtime. big George. See CONFIRM. bet your ass. stand up and be counted. furry. for a fact Jack. take one up on. Is the Pope Polish?. ruff. thin dime. bet one's bottom dollar on. lock. deemar. CERTIFICATE OF DEPOSIT n. wampum. shingle. gas meter. fuck around with. head count. CENTER n. bean counter. top drawer. CHAIR n. middle of the road. brown Abe. bet your bottom dollar. when push comes to shove. The Company. brownie. soft touch. deemer. laughing water. bite the bullet. cold lay. cinch. nuts. clinched. make something out of. nose count. SEVENTY-FIVE n. shuddering halt. have one's work cut out for one. pencil shover. FIVE n. two bits. CHAIRPERSON n. whoopee water. six bits. boat race (horse racing). sure bet. candy. pat. gamble on. brace. Is the Pope Catholic?. throw money. CENTS. as sure as shooting. nailed down. FIFTY n. Does a bear shit in the woods?. CENTS. the grape. scale. sharp pencil pusher. face the music. sling. have a lock on. the bubbly.I. thin one. put stock in. keepin' the faith. shoo-in. break. squatter. face off. that's death.

2. CASH. 3. See also OPPORTUNITY. See also ERRATICALLY. lulu. free-for-all. whammy. flip-flop. mix-up. chickadee checkoff (donation). shout. do-gooder. make change. kite stiffs (checks). cuffo. give it atweek (small). the jazz. turn-around collar. See also SHIFT. CHAMPION v. luck out. number one. ASSOCIATE. cuff. CHANGED adj. CHAPERON n. whammy. switch. yoyo. knock dead. come to Jesus. the way of it. affil. shout. CHARMED adj. dirty deed. See also PERSUADE. swinger. NORTH CAROLINA Queen City. beef. put it on the line. doctor. blitzkrieg. stink. whack. rat's nest. paste. one's thing. See LUCK. star quality. pull up. CHARLATAN n. break. phony. breaks. fake. evil eye. cook. four-flusher. bottom out. offshoot. one's bag. See COST. razzledazzle. transmogrify. put down as. put one away. put it on one's card. hoodoo. turn over a new leaf. Robin Hood. 1. CHARACTERIZE v. something. do up. button down. player. weirdo. about-face. arsy-varsy. do up. chemistry. bleeding heart. recalibrate. baby-sitter. new deal. blitz. velvet trap. wowed. 2. CHANT v. damage. 1. faker. mumbo-jumbo. CHAOS n. tab. whole new ball game. 1. turned on. wishy-washy. topsy-turvy. streak of luck. switch over. CHAPLAIN n. wow. thing. CHAOTIC adj. point the finger at. See CLERGYMAN. See CONFUSED. kill. haul into court. push. thump for. shot at. hocus-pocus. beat the drum for. CHARGE v. squeeze. See ACCUSATION. do cute. gripe. numéro uno. break a ten. the name of that tune. write-off. CHAPTER n. slay. see the light. white hope. about face. put down for. joy boy. lady-killer. attempting a creep. in the cards. big. switch over. born again. card. bad news. plunge. typecast. the gripes. jinx. See also FEE. turnaround. nick. make a hit with. champ. go. law. the jazz. CHARLOTTE. 2. put one's money where one's mouth is. white knight. bag. sky pilot. bird dog. bitch. head over heels in. flash. rank out. have the law on. put on the cuff. big stink. that's one all over. bit. drag into court. sing a different tune. 2. ATTRACT. switch. lump. land all over one. peg. oddball-type. SOUTH CAROLINA Charlie. Santa Claus. dicey. See also NATURE. it. put on the tab. man trap. chrismo. good scout. turn on the heat. killer. yo-yo. haul off on one. nick. take one's measure. iffy. dial back. dirge factory. CHANT n. hang something on. turn the tables. creepo. tickled pink. stick ones neck out. shoot a twenty. take out after. pleased as punch. CHANGE n. See also CRIMINAL CHARGE. CHANCE v. CHARGE n. turnaround. do one's part. amen corner. saw the light. See also ACCUSE. poke out. See CHARACTER n. sweep off one's feet. surgical mission (quick). fighting chance. operator. shift gears. sky scout. just like one. be big. handout. blow the whistle on one. take the plunge. CHARACTERISTIC n. jump on. 3.60 champion CHAMPION n. CHARM v. CHARISMA n. twist. holy mess. who's minding the store? See CONFUSION. got it. fraud. tick. CHARMER n. gift. big-hearted. helping hand. midcourse correction. ride shotgun for. grab. CHANCE adj. fine tune. newborn Christian. See also MODIFICATION. flip-flop. fetcher. got religion. that's the way the cookie crumbles. dido. tickle pink. fair shake. branch. bushwhack. turn on. glamour. See also BEST. 4. lace into. put on tick. chismo. CHANGEABLE adj. CHARLESTON. revamp. hit the sawdust trail. go to bat for. lucky break. mid-course correction. 1. hooked. 2. turn the corner. go in hock for. monkey around with. blindside. king shit. CHARITY n. thumbprint. size up. nature of the beast. CHARM n. dink. See ECCENTRIC. 3. See SUPPORT. turn one around. a hoo-ha. have up. risky. preacher man. See also RISK. . pigeonhole. long shot. shtick. top dog. every which way. CHANCE n. back. god box. beefing. See ATTACK. bat the eyes at. alarm clock. Holy Joe. pizazz. 1. blow one out of the water. chancy. phony up. mug. 1. burn one's ass. CHAPEL n. storm. send. tickle to death. sold on. abracadabra. the greatest. star quality. CHANGE v. bite. mugging. to the tune of. all heart. 2. heart in the right place. CHARITABLE adj. gimmick. take it in a little. flukey. helter-skelter. See also BEWITCHED. butcher. harum-scarum. tickled to death. vamp. slant. See QUACK. new shuffle. skimbleskamble. gifting. belly music. branch house. See RISKY. vamp. something. put away. sin hound. pizazz. See WAGER. a hand. blast. knock out. finger. price tag. sheik. it. king o' the hill. animal magnetism. See WAGER. seesaw. kick. tweak. whistle-blow.

sell wolf cookies. cut rate. claptrap. punk.flimflam. superpatriot. play catch up. lean on. string. two-timing. cross up. shuck. marmalade. CHEAP adj. crap. 1. chicken shit. blah-blah. el cheapo. fishball. lay into. cutie. ain't worth a hoot. yackety-yak. slap down. hooey. chin. bird-dog (scout). bilk. two-time. no-good. crud. jive. hocus-pocus. tap. CHEAT v. blah-blah. gook. frame-up. trick. throw the bullshit.I.. double trays. throw the bull. nickel and dime it. turkey. twiddle. diddling. jive. G. low-down and dirty. Murphy game. dog cheap. flavor (Bl. cheatin' heart. dishy. beans. bait and switch. cover up. grift. chew the rag. climb all over. no account. See also BEAUTIFUL. dirty pool. graft. bat the chat. beat. scrumptious. handkerchief switch. cagey. hot air. fuck one over. flimflammery. mind one's p's and q's. See also SPEAK. fork. bat one's gums. total shuck. doodly shit. See FOLLOW. take out after. BS. shoot the breeze. royal screwing. sandbag. cotton-pickin'. hookup. put-on. grandstand. cracker box (house). sting. confab. schlock. scam. dirt cheap. bum. kiting checks. CHATTER v. tripe. N. pisspoor. bat the breeze. abortion. twiddle. See also SPEAK. low cost. gum. visit. shenanigans. tinhorn. sellout. snazzy. fast one. spoof. bunk. chinfest. boiler room. hard hat. cross one up. shuck and jive. CHAT n. real buy. flukey. not kosher. fuck. ate crow. bullshit. bullshit. gas. limb. parley voo. jazz. ate dirt. male chauvinist pig. rim. fake. shaft. beat one's gums. fast shuffle. dud. stiff. windbag. flashy. vanilla. bill of goods. lemon. dick one around. settle ones hash. buy. gyp. bunco. scam. the engineer's daughter. talkee-talkee. rap session. song and dance. hugger-muggery. ain't worth shit. CHASTENED adj. dirty trick. stunt. run a game on. chintzy.flimflam. tight. junk. penny-pinching. rapping rash. rinky-dinky. cheek it.cheat 61 CHARMING adj. CHASTISE v. stiffo. hogwash. bibble-babble. royal fucking. hill of beans. ain't worth the powder to blow it to hell. bogus. cheapie. yak. wood. gyp. jerk one off. rat's ass. hose. jip. Judas kiss. MCP. cross. caboodle. delicious. chisel. got o n e s comeuppance. yackety yak. yackety-yak. whitewash job. hassle. cake cutter (circus). close-fisted. line of cheese. balls. shoot off one's mouth. plant. run off at the mouth. schlocky. screw. pig. hokey-pokey. fleece. shoot the shit. chitchat. track down. racket. CHAUVINIST n. frame. XX. beat one's gums. ain't worth a hill of beans. borax. hustle. cost next to nothing. run on the rims. clinker. junky. throw the bull. rook. the old army game. curveball. small time. bait and switch. ain't worth doodly shit. bitch. CHEAT n. razzle-dazzle. drop-dead gorgeous. gab. doodly. shuck.flam. bat the breeze. do a number on one. gas. hokum. fast talk. spinach. shady deal. windjammer. CHARY adj. ain't worth a plugged nickel. run on. gouge. ain't worth diddly shit. tin. jerk one around. hype. diddly shit. funny business. jaw. sleazy. cross. leery.stick. TENNESSEE Choo Choo Town. con game. piece of shit. stab in the back. 3. play dirty. frig. rope in. jaw. good enough to eat with a spoon. burn. fix. sting. gab. CHEAPLY adj. low rent. rake up one side and down the other. down and dirty. yacketyyak. bullshit. bull. wrong number. hundred percenter. Brown Top. small. Barney. shoot the bull. dime a dozen. con. taradiddle. the pilgrim drop. the least. guff. banana oil. tap game (advertising). dime a dozen. bought for a song. bum steer. cover. plastic. BS. gab. dreck. shoot off one's face. cruddy. dreamy. patrioteer. el cheapo. bum CHATTER n. rap. CHATTANOOGA. bunko. honest John. bunco. bucket shop. garbage. Archie Bunker. guff. ham. raunchy. steal. go on and on. bleed white. borax.). tickytacky. red-neck. jitney. visit with. chew. See CAUTIOUS. kinky. skunk. gab. shit kicker. snow job. gas. dirty work. doesn't wash. razzmatazz. double talk. shoot the breeze. yak. CHAT v. real steal. sexist porker. talkee-talkee. close. dog. fast shuffle. bulldog. con. flam. skin game. CHAUFFEUR n. snake one in. Carrie Watsons. hot-air artist. minus. lousy. not so hot. yak. crooked stick. easy on the pocketbook. monkeyshines. flag-waver. song. sharp deal. shag. 4. hocky. monkey business. quick and dirty. tripe. ream. clip. scroungy. big store. short con. crusty. ding. flukum. double-cross. CHAUTAUQUA n. talk through one's hat. run down. bunko. dirty dealing. bleed. gas. cost nothing. go on. deke. Mickey Mouse. pratt. blah. throw the bull. flookum. pile of shit. double-X. jingoist. peanuts. ream out. diddly. chew out. chin music. glitzy. See HUMILIATED. doodly poo. fool.. See PUNISH. chew the fat. low tariff. bibble-babble. white elephant. go after. See also SPEECH. have diarrhea of the mouth. dodge. CHASE v. no bargain. gummy. diddly poo. cheap John. go on. run around. smoke. whitewash. stingy. frontin'. trim. fake one out. from hunger. wheelman. drecky. cheapie. hump. dipsy doodle. pick up for a song. shit. hanky-panky. gabber. cheap as dirt. fudge. jeasley. wrong steer. two bit. mangy (fur). malarkey. . cheesy. double banker. See STINGY. big con. no count. ratty. gasbag. hot air. double shuffle. See also SPEAK. ratty-tatty. yakking. 2. doublespeak. ate humble pie. yak. garbage. bat the chat. autograph. baloney. jelly bean. righteous. CHATTERBOX n. got religion. frog. bull. shell game. gas. See also DRIVER. four-flush. throw one a curve. dirty work. crappy. crooked deal.G. disinform. See GAUDY. run on. gook. slimpsey. rip off. rap.

chiseled. check it out. get one in a box. jackleg. 2. fucked over. full of prunes. boogerboo. load. psych out. hook. cut it out. fake out. (silver-lipped operator of bullshit). CHEMICAL MIXTURE n. foxed. gyped. cold haul. holdup. doctor. rubber check (also forged). worm. jerked around. double clock. put one on top of the world. gazoozle. feather merchant. weigh down. 2. hasher. stall. stonewall. let the sunshine in. splash. second deal. juiced. hocus-pocus. high on something. sucker. took the bait. hustler. soak. CHEERFUL adj. snow.L. string along. See UNHAPPY. sound off for. upper. sunny side up. pull a quickie. glad-hander (overly). rubber check CHECK v. snappy.O. turn it off. choke off. pusher. rocking. cut the shit. sharpie. kiter (writer). play games with. close off. conned. stuck. give a lift. put on. put something across. snow job. fix one's wagon. take. saddle with. S. flimflammed. come to a grinding halt. took. stiff. See also STOP. ass in a sling. stack the deck. can it. vamp. hoke up. fucked. bearded. smoothie. pull one's leg. CHEATER n. See also ASCERTAIN. root for. ride a pony. con artist. ninetynine. he had a pony. belly robber. skin. hoser. let up. flimflam man. 1. CHEMICAL RESIDUE n. set up. sneakin' deacon. taken for a sleigh ride. hold up. smooth apple. deacon. bent. check out. damper pad CHECKERED adj. hash slinger. double-dealer. bring down the house. crib. full of beans. got it up the ass. hippoed. bring to a screaming halt. bamboozle. brace up. diddled. skunker. cream. pick up. stuck with. CHEER v. little Mary Sunshine. ike. candle. shucked and jived. cold deck. take one for a ride. gassed. double deal. 2. check bouncer. conk out. play actor. bilked. plant. get the shaft. (bad). skinned. salt. chipper. shiver. chirk up. case. gaff. he used an airplane. bunco. rinkydink. come off it. pull a fast shuffle. put one on cloud nine. gold brick. faker. chouse. suck in. string. been taken. burglar. humbug. do out of. saw one coming. rope in. pot slinger. shag. choppers. cookie. chouse out of. weiner. perk up. full of pep. fell for. full of piss and vinegar. sting. builder. ice. map. squack. bunco artist. boiler (logger). soup soup . gouge. sizzler. been took. got trimmed.62 cheated steer. hand like a millstone round one's neck. See also ENLIVEN. got the short end of the stick. hurdy. crust. double-crosser. on the grift. belly burglar. see one coming. chirpy. sell one a bill of goods. cook up. zippy. have. zappy. dingo. snookered. sandbagged. buffaloed. kiss out. play for time. bottom-deal. grifter. shut off. strip bare. See also BAKER. have em on their CHEF n. took a hosing. outfox. city slicker. read. slick operator. See ENCOURAGE. 3. pull something on one. mopey. gouged. gyp artist. full of hops. chiseler. shave. smooth article. bad paper. flimflammer. deal from the bottom of the deck. easy mark. See also DELAY. give one the run around. equestrian (test cheating). grub chocker. full of vinegar. look see. up. XX. wrong number. set up. gypper. sucker into. make a monkey of. roped in. play for a sucker. rosy. jumping. diddler. come to a shuddering halt. horse trader. shark. disinformed. peter out. 1. promote. crooked stick. scout it out. peppy. blue. weenie. broadsman. snap out of it. make a patsy of. pull a fast one. jive ass. fraud. lead one up the garden path. down in the mouth. do in. tune out. cramp one's style. sold a bill of goods. shaved. bouncy. CHEEKS n. blackleg. take for a sucker. perky. zingy. skunk. die. score. aced out. bouncer. Little Merry Sunshine. got a haircut. fox. CHECK. take the air out of the ball. looking at the world with rosecolored glasses. choke. See also HAPPY. high. burned. freeze. frisk. fudge. swinging. doublecrossed. bunco steerer. pack the deal. throw the hooks into. not kosher. milk. juiced up. moonlighter. cold cock. con man. duff. jived. hear it for. checkeroo. CHEERS n. hold the horses. crimp. sunny. screwed. put on the check. feet. swingle. jip. grooving. taken. honest John. clip artist. give one a raw deal. whip. crook. cut off one's water. phony. queer. shave the deck. Jesse James. laid relaid and parlayed. slip one over on. two-faced. short-change artist. twotimer. suede-shoe operator. gypster. give one a bum steer. stack the cards.. damper. lay off. jeppo. play the nine of hearts. grift. corky. mechanic. put something over. stew builder. flammed. grunt. go-go. gyp. break off. fast talker. shut down. cool it. go South. BAD n. snowed under. hornswoggled. break it up. single-o. smooth operator. sold. box in. full of go. double shuffle. cut the crap. mousetrapped. throw a fight. knock off. hornswoggle. been had. frame. clipped. screwed blewed and tattooed. buck up. four-flusher. sucked in. double O. wolf in sheep's clothing. stiffed. got a raw deal. turn off one's water. kid. cheese eater. taken for a bundle.B. slice. take a dive. buffalo. pluck. CHECKBOOK n. they're peeing on us and telling us it's raining. doublecross. kick over. CHEATED adj. sell gold bricks. strung along. O. snowed. bilker. pull the wool over one's eyes. grafter. come to a screaming halt. taken for a ride. CHECK n. phony up. grease pot. biscuit roller. stung. sharp. salt a mine. shafted. looking at [something] through rosecolored glasses. shut out. high. wrong. CHEERLESS adj. in the dumps. take one to the cleaners. 1.O. upbeat. throw a game. suckered. draggy. call it quits. fleeced. cut off. plug. diddle. close out. pigeondrop. Murphy. operator. leave off. shady. bust out.

CHERRY PIE n. other pebbles on the beach. point. pipe dream. CHILLS n. buzzard. Second City. barber pole (stacked by color). CHEVROLET n.). pope's nose. head man. icebox (place). rug rat. fling a fang into. CHEMISE n. offspring. ant paste. mice. button. chick. blacks ($100). CHOCOLATE PUDDING n. See TRICK. big shit. Chicagoan. rice belly. drop one. crumbcrushers. on the button. yellow rain (war). sonny. Big Windy. hog. CHERRY SODA n.choice 63 CHEMICAL SPRAY n. WYOMING Rodeo Town. producing. juvenile delinquent. other fish to fry. See EXECUTIVE. go down the line. dark meat. the loop. coolth. CHILD PRODIGY n. small fry. cool. CHINA n. call on the carpet. cold creeps. quiz kid. choc. creeps. popes nose. bag. chino. drape ape (Stu. little kid. weakness for. CHOICE n. Windy City. banty. chocoholic. CHIPS n. pup. CHICKEN'S TAIL n. CHEYENNE. whiz kid. sonny boy. bird. little shaver. chaw. dap. yellow fish (all Derog. speak to. little dickens. crumbcrusher. winner. sea gull. last word. big gun. boy wonder. little doll. squirt. South Sider. chomp.. other side of the coin. slap on the wrist. CHILD TENDER n. cup of tea. CHLORAL HYDRATE n. kinchen. Chev. sharp. stone. hanky-panky. chip off the ole block. bub. flash groove. little guy. puppy. frosty. snappy. CHIEF n. monkey business. dirty pool. slant eyes. knockout drops. gump. run-around. CHIMPANZEE n. part that goes over the fence last. GIRL. blessed event. sitter. almond eyes. reds. CHILDISH adj. rug ape. bamboo curtain. big wheel. spinach. get (animal). clean. chimp. rap one's knuckles. Chinks. CHEW v. short. Chewy. nipper. CHINESE DINNER n. anklebiter. ten. CHICKEN n. bamboo CHINESE IDEOLOGICAL DIVISION n. North Sider. whack. shaver. Chinks. Chinx. little squirt. baby-sitter. young chit. CHICAGO RESIDENT n. monk. chow. sprout. Big Wind. 2. munch. CHIDE v. See EXCELLENT. snotnose kid. punk kid. tight-assed. glass chin. biddy. Chesycat. Chinky. CHITTERLINGS n. CHESHIRE CAT n. kinch. house ape. curtain. bambino. Chinx. Chink. Cattle Town. latest thing. brain. take it or leave it. chit'lins. JD. Chi Town. frost one. part that goes over the fence last. say so. little Michael. CHOICE adj. CHINESE RESTAURANT n. terrible. aces. gull. CHILDREN n. bitchin'. shimmy. Red China. nanny. Chicagorilla. CHIPPED BEEF ON TOAST n. yellow peril. CHILD n. maiden's delight. CHIP v. take down a peg. greens. Chinx. latchkey child. ($5). ILLINOIS Chi. George Washington pie. pong. young fry. godfer (Obs. head honcho. gangster. eat a chinx. slant. CHIN n. Mickey. the shakes. checks. Brit. little bugger. tadpole. take down. quarters ($25). ding. buy in. CHIMERA n. Wind City. kid stuff CHILD MOLESTER n. West Sider. riceman. flange head (WW II). whitewash job. top drawer. tad. parson's nose.). CHICKEN PARTS n. natty. China chin. bonecracker. CHICAGO. soul food. kid. gum. fool's paradise. See STYLISH. CHOCOLATE n. kiddo. small fry. talk to. short eyes. big weenie. chop shit on a shingle. Chinaman. little angel. nickel. stack (20). A-one. hack. CHIC adj. CHIROPRACTOR n. punk. Mickey Finn. cub. See REBUKE. suey joint. CHICANERY n. the shivers. albatross (WW II). young fry. Big C. CHILDBIRTH n. chickabiddy. parson's nose. See COLD. visit from the stork. John. buddy. turned on to.). song and dance. 1. Chinee. key player. white meat. CHOCOLATE LOVER n. CHINESE n. chickadee. bud. little darling. natural. . See also BOY. butter wouldn't melt in his mouth. cold tit. top brass. Toddlin' Town. CHILLY adj. other fish in the sea. bubba. druthers. two-dog night. glass jaw (easily knocked out). solid gold.

that does not perform). movie theatre. literature. C H O P P E D MEAT n. 2. one- CHURLISH adj. CHRYSANTHEMUM n. scene. CIRCUS n. zot. burn. rope joint. See ANGRY. like it is. long way home. no problem. joint staff. ugly. ready made. gaffer (manager). upsmanship. cinchy. fight. ball-buster. slot. sing. tap. big. CIGAR n. mob. tubby. the big top. CHUCKHOLE n. Danish. big screen. snail. husky. nobody. Clown Alley. nebbish. workout. CIGARETTE LIGHTER n. red-assed. outfit. pernickety. See CONDITION. cantankerous. nose out of joint. CIRCUMSTANCE n. son of a bitch. grind. ranting and raving. strike it (pull up stakes). cheeseburger. funsies. jitney. hefty. shrimp. zip. called. grind show. front door (Admin. stick. hump (Camel). stogie. conk buster. scut. come in (waiting crowd). bent out of shape. CHUBBY adj. deck of butts (package). CINEMA n. grounder. bunch. nabes. gage. tabbed. 2. squirt. . fullfigured. hamburg. zaftig. CINCINNATI. deck. ticked off. broom. zero. picture show. reference. See DANCER. CHOOSY adj. queer. hap. OHIO Cincy. Big Mac. gage. play safe. bijou. See EASY. backyard (performers). cussed. See also WORK. grindhouse. Havana. bitch. lung duster. smoke. nail. click. CIRCUMSPECT adj. See SELECT. CIRCULAR n. CIRCLE n. hopper. weed. dead cat (lion. pegged. See also PARTICULAR. hacked. See IRRITABLE. hey Rube (call for help. punk. tailor made. light (also act of lighting CIGARETTE PAPER n. dincher. old soldier. run-around. adult movies. handbill. flicks. name. chunky. ball-wracker. bad-assed. tiger. went by way of. etc. square. old soldier. cramp. orbit. bonfire. punk. pictures. bone breaker. show. call a spade a spade. situash. chughole. folk sing. go round the barn. persnickety. squat. commo (prison). roly-poly. local fleabag. hot under the collar. mean. cooch (dancer). cancer stick. cricket. hack. straight. boxfire. clincher. torch. See CAUTIOUS. CHOP v. roll yer own. crush. gamesmanship. fast burners (stale). picky-picky. CIRCUITOUS adj. bughouse (cheap). grifter (sideshow concessionaire). bitch kitty. diddly squat. handout. goose egg. tab. ring. hash or stew). maggot. sixplex. See also EVENT. snipe. geek (freak act). stinker. get down to cases. gagger. bump. zilch. zippo. b e e f b u r g e r . ciggie. pill. chorine. god box. snap. crimp. CIRCUS TERMS big top. hootenanny. ballbreaker. CITATION n. dope stick. gypsy. See NOTHING. Guinea. heater. in the line. shitwork. b u r g e r . big rag. get around. tube. CIGARETTE n. butt. rope. cagey. amen corner. ground round. handle with kid gloves. ozoner (drive-in). scutwork. blow ones cool. See also ASSOCIATION. quirley (cowboy). the movies. cigaroot. See FAT. CITE v. punk. saying. superburger. tag. soft. boxfire. go down the line. CHORAL adj. insiders. faggot. dirge factory. spell out. crew. clean up the kitchen (order for hamburger. Clem. CHORE n. CHOSEN adj. small-town resident). fatty. mum. snippy. choicy. lip burner. sing in. bitchy. fussy. reefer. KP (Army). el ropo. quadriplex. joint. curbstone cigar. flyer. snipe. ample. roach. CIGAR BUTT n. gang. snipe. watch one's step. fun and games. big boy. insert. Queen City. CHOOSE v. riot. where it's at. CINCH adj. root. CHOREOGRAPHER n. skin house. See MOTION PICTURE THEATER.). slow burners. grouchy. stymie. seegar. See PREVENT. with it (circus help). weed. no sweat. fag. brain tablet. chewed fine. action. CIRCUMVENT v. pony. zippo. easy as pie. spark. cig. CIRCUMVENTION n. ornery. terper. the hemp. twofer (cheap). bad ass. picnic. blanket. long way. chickwork (household). picky. steamed. slim. gilly (small). scud. chalk. pimp stick. CINNAMON ROLL n. CIRCLE THE EARTH v. get the nod. get down to brass tacks. wimp. grumpy. kings. broadside. the makings (includes tobacco). pleasingly plump. nail it down. butterball. CHORUS GIRL n. bonfire. crowd. stump. hemp. clipper. CIPHER n. Wimpy. pip-squeak. 1. ready roll. quote. funsey. barker. CIGARETTE BUTT n. whack. porn palace. silver screen. tetchy. Salisbury steak. throwaway. opt.64 choleric CHOLERIC adj. pushover. coffin nail. finger. 1. CIRCUMSCRIBE v. duck. drive-in. porn house. CHURCH n. three ring. cigarette). gasper. cut cake (short change). pothole. happenso. fire. happenin'. drag.

CLASSICAL MUSIC n. groupie. agony pipe. grab ass. under wraps. inner city. See also NOISY. other side of the tracks. grab. Yank. outfit. button down.). down the line. See also GRAB. party. rank out. put up a howl. slab. skid road. click. apple pie. fan. feather merchant (WW II). undercover. stir daffy. street clothes. Little Italy. put down as. underwear. pecking order. rowdydow. raise sand. CLEAR adj. howl. spelled out. Chinatown. triff. home folks. cit. hushhush. burg.. See SECRET. See FIGHT. tenderloin. in holes and corners. hell's half acre. jam. CLANDESTINE adj. main street. hit up. mufti. downtown. garbage collecting. ear popping. hubba-hubba. title). spell out. folks. wrong tank. gang. CIA). mix up. red-light district. tref. CLASSIFY v. townee. jump. plain as the nose on one's face.C. CITY DISTRICTS n. long CIVILIAN CONSERVATION CORPS n. gob stick. CLAUSE n. catch. mix it up. hush-hush. old town. clamp down (Navy). baloney. undercover. black belt. towner. a string attached to it. kinfolks. right tank. glom onto. CIVILIAN n. raise Cain. put up a squawk. CLASS DISTINCTION n. sujee. small print. bunch. CLAIRVOYANT n. let one off the hook.. give a hand. ring. likes. classy. CLASP v. shantytown. See FIGHT. CLAN n. CLAUSTROPHORIA n. slick. hell's kitchen. clinker. knock. peg. CLEAN adj. See DEVOTEE. buck. wildcat (plan). jumping. raise sand.I. put away. civvies.clear 65 CITIZEN n. soogiemoogie. get one's shit together. buzz-buzz. under wraps. under one's hat. CLEAN v. button chop. CLASS adj. ruckus. apparatchik. yakky. the right stuff.. wrong side of the tracks. barrio. likes of. bunk. clinch. crush. stick. holler. a string to it. crumb up. neat as a button. civ. have a go at each other. neat as a pin. dobie. CLAIRVOYANCE n. cave dweller. tab. cliff dweller. CLAP v. cabin fever. . boomer. CIVIL AIR PATROL n. street people. C. See EXPLAIN. barefaced. CLAQUE n.I. swab down (Navy and maritime). long-haired. size up. Yankee. the right people. take one's measure.C. let go. CLANDESTINELY adv. in a hole-and-corner way. straighten up. niggertown. mob. dinkytown. squeaky-clean. crowd. defog.T. CIVILIAN DRESS n. lot. G. CLASH v. slot. Koreatown. two stemmer. slot. skid row. See COMPLAIN. long-hair. donnybrook. Big Time. whistle for (but won't get). gold coast. insiders. bang heads. John Q. clear cut. tartown. give a big hand. See APPARENT. frenzie. hush-hush. hear it for. joker. hold out for. hullabaloo. cits. family jewels (gov't. CLARIFY v. pecking order. urb.. hit. make perfectly clear. CAP. spruce up. chic. on the sly. squeeze. let off. CLAPTRAP n. apple-pie order. plain clothes. CITY DWELLER n. fine print at the bottom. string. long-hair. black stick. hoo-ha. gobbledygook. CLAMOROUS adj. stir bugs. See NONSENSE. poppycock. tommyrot. buck passer. CLASH n. wop stick. stir simple. number. CITY n. on the quiet. Broadway baby. ESP. paper shuffler. CLAMOR n. kicker. CIVIL SERVANT n. crystal clear. police the area. dibs on something. CLAMOR v. Bowery. city slicker. tough town. strictly hush-hush. CAA. pigeonhole. See also SUPPORTER. bosh. See SECRET. See also ASSOCIATION. fine print. CLASSICAL adj. pick up. apple. brawl. CLEAR v. open and shut.. bus (Rest. high-rent district. row. soogie.C. G. beat one's skins. give a for instance. G. CLARINET n. Big Town. pop the question. bear hug. CLASS n. place. once over. CIVIL AERONAUTICS ADMINISTRATION n. clutch. boom town. licorice stick. Public. long-haired. mainline. crew. draw one a picture. CLAIM v. typecast. John Q. rooter. straphanger. bafflegab. launder (money. on the Q. sujee-mujee. creep (mission). swab. sixth sense. buff. peavie. touch of class. dump. civvie. place. vanilla. See ABSOLVE. do the dishes. run-in. small fine print at the bottom. put down for. See also TIDY. CLASSIFIED adj. Japantown. brawl. police. narrishkeit. stir crazy. under wraps. doby (by hand). mitt reader. wide open joint. subway rider.

give or take a little. cute. all there. 3. outfit. between one and the lamppost. call off. garbo. 1. hang onto. hang in. pink collar. call all bets off. pigeon. black coat. lopper. sky merchant. go the route. dark (The. down to the short strokes. little man in the boat. swan song. in the ball park. SHREWD. CLOSELY adv. with it. bone factory. clinch. stick like a leech. rigged out. turnip. dried up. CLERGYMAN n. wind up. clabber. shoot. padre. capper. sharp. chroniker. timepiece. haul one's ashes. button up one's lip. fit like wallpaper. deck. deac. know-how. pogey (prison). cling like a burr. button up one's lip. ape up. CLOT v. crush. high hat. hush-hush. ticker. pinchfist. by the skin of one's teeth. See SEXUAL CLIMAX. crew. rig up. 4. stay put. clemo. egghead. rag out. fold a joint. wind down. warm. slicing it thin. clear. clemo. See REASONABLE. pack it in. paper shuffler. company monkey (Army). tight chops. got the smarts. See also NEARLY. in fine feather.). clammed up. cum. stay put. Yap CLEVER adj. preacher man. got it up here. CLOCK n. togged. have the smarts. See also SKILLED. near miss.. pencil shover. phenom. gang. 1. See also CLITORIS n. have a head on ones shoulder. See ADHERE. stick like glue. CLIMAX (SEXUAL) v. CLING v. trade spit. CLEVELAND. sign off. dressed fit to kill. CLIMAX n. chummy. cozy with. live one. bible thumper. shoot one's wad. sky pilot. sharp. know one's onions. CLOSED adj. fold up. abbey. chintzy. not so dumb. on the q. potboiler. in one's Sunday best. alley (corridor). wrap up. quick on the trigger. slough a joint. tight with. button up. dog out. there. clit. cling like ivy. palsy-walsy. bunch. CLOSE v. no dummy. SNOBBISH. spare tongue (Obsc). know one's stuff. ring down. hot tamale. long-haired boy. sin hound. stingy. CLEARHEADED adj. uppity. dressed to the nines. freeze to. See CONSUMMATE. ring one's bell. not born yesterday. stuck to one like glue. tight chops. hot. button up. tattler. in one's best bib and tucker. all dolled up. get off one's rocks. saw. crackerjack. hack. white collar. CLOTHE v. stick like a wet shirt. gone fishing. See FINISH. old song. easy make. sew up. got one's shit together. right apartment house wrong apartment. stick like a barnacle. boiler plate. clam up. Holy Joe. have one's ticket punched. . pay off. tight. clam. any closer he'd be on the other side. stick like a barnacle. close but no cigar (miss). the rev. topper. that's all folks.t. button. CLINIC n. CLIQUE n. harp polisher. wizard. brain. button up. whiz bang. mum's the word. familiar tune. foxy. mob. nobody's fool. thick as thieves. off the hook. 2. gussied up. go off. sleepin' together. OHIO Town. call it a day. button down. put a lid on. cream one's jeans. walked. 3. See also DEVOTEE. slick. pen driver. clam up. drop the curtain. dud. put to bed. CLOSE adj. bitter end. thick. 5. got one's act together. INTELLIGENT. no dumbbell. 2. doll up. CLIENT n. front. beat the rap. sports). shutter. just like this (fingers intertwined). lifesaver. buddy-buddy. CLICHÉ n. slicing it thin. sucker. tick-tock. decked out. skimpy. enough ducks in a row. CLOSE n. smart as a whip. buzzword. let go. CLIQUISH adj. CLEMENCY n. neat. dude up. freeze to. Iron Town. shoot one's wad. old chestnut. with it. gospel ghee. got one's head together. chump. blow. cut loose. devil dodger. rig out. corn. cap. dummied up. CLERICAL WORKER n. See NEAR. on the q. hush-hush. See END. boss player. CLEAVE v. ape. nifty. sky scout. CLOSEMOUTHED adj. savvy. 2. clinch the deal. fire proofer. stick like a limpet. together.66 cleared CLEARED adj. quick. drape. clitty. deck out. turn out. mark. crack.. close shave. high camp. old story. pro. in bed with. blow off. suit up. skinflint.t. quick on the uptake. Dirty City. old saw. glop up. float. See also SECRETARY. get off. tight-lipped. See DRESSED. el foldo. brainy. have savvy. CLOTHED adj. wrap a joint up. reverend. buck. the jeans look like they were painted on. on the ball. swap spit. rag up. right buck. kissin'cousins. bible beater. Big Ben. roommates. glory roader. sharp as a tack. wrap. far out. crazy like a fox. click. CLIMB v. chestnut. pencil pusher. pally. circle. paper pusher. fit out. insiders. close down. whiz kid. walk-in. hold on like a bulldog. tog. turn-around collar. pen pusher. shut down. ring one's chimes (Fern. head. let off. palsy. shoot one's load. Scotch. get over the mountain. See STINGY. between one and the lamppost. blow one's wad. zip one's lips. critical mass. fold. spring. come. zip one's lips. crowd. butcher shop. 1. making it with. have one's head screwed on right. ring. in spitting distance. whack. hotshot.

chunk. half-assed. duffy silencer. duds. wisecracker. foofooraw. main line. CLOTHING n. See PERSUADE. duds. henhouse (WWII officer's). See GRAB. fine feather. clobber. stumblebum. big bloke. cosh. handout. work on. vines. COCA-COLA n. Sunday go-tomeetin' clothes. hunk. lady. rope in. lopper. drag. trey. Joey. CLOTHING INDUSTRY n. rough. two left hands. bottle club. Buster Browns. cookie. Dentons. crowd around. frown (lemon). hooligan navy. flash. mufti. glad rags. drape. mini. duster. black diamonds. her. broad (Jive. joy powder. maxi. put the snare on. COAXIAL CABLE n. CLUBHOUSE n. weeds. harness (leather. convincer. beery. sugar. walrus. toggery. eight track (2. amateur. ham-fisted. jam. hone. tent. rosewood. secondhand. arm-twist. Corinne. ready. khakis. hamhanded. hot lead. getup. dress blues. Sunday go-to-meeting. berry. sap. raw. hookup. civvies. togs. mob. turnout. tell-tale. clunker. honking brown (flashy). See SENTIMENTAL. bobbysox. old man. girl. clabber. ice cream suit. get out. sack. business. snowbird. midi. Sunday suit. raunchy. snowball. bull's wool (stolen). set of threads. hangout. old lady white. vine. jerky. threads. coke. toggery. Bernice. zoot suit. white ducks. threads. COAST GUARD n. garbage time. glaum. See also NIGHTCLUB. gooseberry (hobo use). See also JOKER. off-color. klutz. goaty (Army). print. coke. full feather. happy dust. especially motorcycle). . blob. COAX v. SPARS (Women's bungalow sailor. tie dyes. sloppy. Sunday clothes. bum steer (false). pedal pushers. togs. dead giveaway. boondock (outdoor). gang around. come together. Nehru suit. rags. filthy. lick into shape. frock. blob. schmotte business. snag. COACH v. come on. collar. goofball. See ASSOCIATION 4. 1. hunk. uptown. break in. toots. sleighride. jerk. white mosquitoes. fatigues. cutup. CLOTTED adj. glopped up. madcap. life of the party. seethrough blouse.cocaine 67 CLOTHES n. works. CLUMP n. glom onto. peacoat. co-ax. smooth along. clabbered. C. Connie. gold dust. hot pants. reach-me-downs. tie in with. dub. drape shape with a reet pleet. real COALESCE v. jokesmith. COAST v. pull one's coat. COAST GUARDSMAN n. outfit. shill. cits. butterfingers. sock frock. wood. hangout. Charlie. clodhopper. maxicoat. hand-me-downs. COACH n. 1. cola. the COAT n. tip-off. put through the grind. white Christmas. granny dress. toot. gagster. micro. reindeer dust. miniskirt. gushy. teary. harem pants. skate. conk buster. loppered. snow. cool suit with a loop droop. bomber jacket. wings. snatch. klutzy. rag business. grab. Christmas (ostentatious). pale face. TION. 2. namby-pamby. stick. ring. all thumbs. white face. COALITION n. COCAINE n. COAGULATE v. See also ADVISE. best bib and tucker. hook. lead. gushing. Mao. flute. freak (not common). legwarmers. CLOYING adj. outfit. nose candy. Auxilliary). CLOTHESLINE n. two left feet. tie up. persuader. join together. candy. white. frame. glad rags. schmaltzy. con. CLUMSY adj. Dr. nightstick. 1935). bib and tucker. rag trade. basic black. fashion plate. CLUSTER v. lay it out for. dirty. glop up. rocks (hard). bill club. hook. sticky. maiden's delight (cherry). flake. hook up with. foulmouthed. break. crack. bunch up. clunky. put through the mill. drapes. drag. blackjack. tailor-made. galoot. flogger. zoot suit with a reet pleat. mace. Mary Janes. stamping ground. Pearl. sap stick. lead-footed. Nehru jacket. jawbone. estate. blue. See also HOLD.5 grams). drag one through Georgia (chocolate). feathers. flub dub. glom. ol' buttermilk sky. live CLUE n. gooey. fofarraw. speedball (plus morphine or heroin). gray flannel. white cross. bunch. conk crusher. gin. crew. Cecil. COAL n. leaf. chunk. pallazzios. drapery. jumpsuit. greatcoat. maxidress. ground clouds. Sunday best. estate. fuzz fuzz. heaven dust. CLOWN n. Eisenhower. pantsuit. rosh. See OBSCENE. Peruvian. 2. bloke. toot. wraparound. ready-made. Cee. felon sneakers. hip huggers. CLUTCH v. loudmouthed. gagman. whites. stamping ground. CLOUD n. billy. lowdown and dirty. amateur night in Dixie. schmotte. CLUSTER n. garbage. CLUB n. See CLOTHING. mushy. Beau Brummel. knee-hi's. drapes. afil. dope. cheap. cloud walk. threads. 3. drape shape. dry goods. Port Arthur tuxedo. gang. join up with. schmotte. hand-me-downs. nineteenth hole. CLOTHING STORE n. sappy. skipper. not cut out for. bo. iron (golf). set of drapes. diamonds. joy flakes. racket jacket. front. CLOTHES HORSE n. See ASSOCIA- COARSE adj. rig.

cold and hot. bootleg. COERCE v. ARROGANT. COGITATE v. bear claw. with socks on (cream). office. hairdo. jazz. line (dose). sawmill. smarty. cokehead. dream up. jammer. dirty deed. cold meat box. with a splash (dark). hip to the jive. mud. and. horner (tender nose). know-it-all. apartmates. colder than a frozen fish's asshole. fillmill. COGNOMEN n. garbage (olive. snort. tin. snowbird. monniker. pine overcoat. row. cold creeps. coffee COCAINE USE v. wise ass. COCAINE USER n. strong-arm tactics. silver. colder than a well digger's ass. tab. snail. 2. COGNIZANT adj. blow dry. spitball. freeze one's ass off. gaff. spot. battery acid. varnish remover. schoolboy. box. John Henry. sync up. tooter. creekbank. strong-arm. steamroller. COIN v. roomies. brainstorm. label. office. gargle factory. Cape Cod turkey. hep to. cokie. pinto. got. tuned in. COCKSURE adj. smarty. setups. See also KNOWLEDGEABLE. on to. bang. tap room. whiff. Men's: trim. See also CERTAIN. toot. ski trip. trump up. barefoot (black). head trip. jamoke. ARROGANT. moke. crate. jam. shag. gueril. snow snifter. dope. punch. See ACCOMPLICE. dynamite. handle. hot stuff. small change. bulldozing. COHORT n. sheepherder's 100-mile coffee (strong). embalming fluid. hip to. made over. COCAINE AND HEROIN n. chill. See HAIRSTYLE. order). wise ass. kick around. smart aleck. fuzz cut. gin mill. snow snorter. snow snorter. Chicago overcoat. with it. See also CASH. squeeze. speedball (also cocaine and morphine). See AWARE. sleeve buttons. 1. See SURE. know-it-all. high beams on (high). shake. boola. COFFEE n. COCKPIT n. strong-arm. COFFEE CAKE n. stew over. juice joint. driddle water (weak). poop. decaf. beef. cokeland (source).68 cocaine addict (sniffed). flash on. See SURE. COGNITIVE adj. cut. balloon (bag). belly wash. rock house. high pressure. pressure. brand. chicken feed. have duck bumps. hotdogger. cup a. on the pipe (free basing). body packing. grounded. COHABITATING adj. plugged in. snifter. change. make one an offer one can't refuse. hump. travelin' (outgoing order). Cadillac (ounce). See also FORCE. on the beam. COIN PURSE n. sniffer. sock. tooter. boff. line (single dose). make up. See SEXUAL INTERCOURSE. meat market (singles bar). front name. stash house. John Hancock. live-ins. on the beam. hotdogger. twist one's arm. jitney bag. action. tree suit. up on. plugged in. COITUS n. mocha. spark. laced (with liqueur). blonde and sweet (cream and sugar). snowbird. etc. alkali. Hollywood stew (creamed). hotshot. snifter. flag (assumed). See FORCE. Women's: do. to go. high pressure. 1. forty-four. Java. cokehead. smoke. coffee and (cream or doughnut. row. meter money. stall. slop and slugs (coffee and doughnuts). sniff. sync. heat. played up to. cake). mugg. coolth. COCAINE CARRIER n. wooden coat. fuck. whizbang. CODDLED adj. COIN n. cowboy coffee. COINCIDE v. moxie. hep. smart ass. smart guy. smarty pants. See CREATE. COCAINE ADDICT n. COIFFEUR n. pine drape. C and H. snappy. hipped. 1RS). forty weight. blackout. hep to. See BAR. smart aleck. paint remover. smarty pants. pine pajamas. Danish. on the pipe (free basing). black soup. hut. in the picture. think up. spoiled. nuts. kick. pulpit. COERCION n. colder'n a witch's tit. COFFIN n. put the squeeze on. stroked. wooden kimono. dishwater. cold enough to freeze the . CODEINE n. blanko water (WWII). cherry. in the know. See also CERTAIN. arm. figger. steam. head trip. black strap. COCKY adj. John Doe. See AWARE. roll in the hay. savvy. brainstorm. COLD adj. chew the cud. hotshot. lean on. bilge water. Charlie. perk. POSSLQ (persons of the opposite sex sharing living quarters. hit. Brazil water. draw one (Rest. Danish. snow snifter. COCKTAIL LOUNGE n. balling. wise guy. convivante. wood overcoat. Norwegian. mingles. mouthwash. shanty. greenhouse. smart guy. ink. creeps. hip. tag. wooden overcoat. clout. cawfee. wise guy. noodle it around. mule. flit. razor cut. CODFISH n. handle to one's name. tuned in. See THINK. black water. perc. fluid. stump water. screw. jammer. spoiled rotten. mixer.). LTR. fooling around (all Obsc). have goose bumps. cueball (just had a haircut). wise to. lip sync. lay. jam house. COCKTAIL INGREDIENTS n. smart ass. cab. take it off the top of one's head. Joe. bird's-eye maple pajamas.

alma mater. COLLABORATOR n. mungo. be hand in glove with. basket COLOR v. Tommy Atkins (English soldiers). ). crunch. be in cahoots with. shell game. sideswipe. jip. short con. a whale of a. jolt. COLDHEARTED adj. (protective). pile up. jive. two-dog night. skunk. sideswipe. smash. put down (wine). crack up. palooka. COLLABORATE v. hump. old Siwash. crack up. grift. buy off. break up. doughfoot. COLLECTOR n. get together. throw in with. super. bullet bait. COLLAPSIBLE adj. pass the hat. G. finagle. Johnny Reb. royal fucking. COLOGNE n. buzz session. corral. a tuckis full offenders. See CALM. Fritz. trooper. freak. bluebelly (Union soldier. fender tag. keep one's cool. common cold. COLLEGE n. GI Joe. dead to the world. Jerry (German soldiers). keel over. team up with. choker. cook up. frosty. do business with. frame. crash. COLUMBUS. case. look high and low. COLLECTIVE n. 2. grunt. COLLAPSE n. COLORADO Centennial State. COLLISION n. fish-eyed. rack. crack-up. talkee-talkee. come apart at the seams. footslogger. one-dog night. diddling. gam. cross swords with. bunion breeder. freeze one's tits off. Tommy. tie in. loxed out. super-duper. dog collar (priest). bitch. cold tit. keep one's shirt on. red legs (artilleryman (WW I). dogface. three-dog night. monstro. hook up with. battle royal. COLLOQUY n. co-op. smash-up. foot soldier. See UNCONSCIOUS. brainery. Derog. team up. See also SCHEME. cave in. nerf. up. go partners with. See also DEVOTEE. bag man (gangster). join up with. sandwich fixings. jazz-bo (Bl. gravel agitator. whitewash. snuffles. jackpot. not turn a hair. con game. tie in with. groupthink. mean machine. horse cock. halls of ivy. East Jesus State (small). give in. butter wouldn't melt in his mouth. bait and switch. See UNIVERSITY. go to pieces. Fed (Union). heavy. COMBATANT n. smash up. plug ugly. pug. buff. run-in. turn upside down. icebox (place). dancer (coward). break down. conk out. unflappable. fudge. cold. blimp. COMBAT n. mug. flimflam. get in bed with. shoot it out with. cow college. round up. smash into. snuff. flap. flap (urgent). super-colossal. brush-off. galoot. glue oneself to. pileup. wrack-up. nut. lug. horse collar COLLECT v. humungous. out to lunch. double banker. fold. racket. brush. interface with. bang into. freeze one's balls off. See CALLOUS. See FIGHT. gorked. breakaway (The. gravel crusher (WW I). See SEARCH. wrack up. belly up. scare up. tiger. shunt. deli. COMATOSE adj. moonlight requisition. bunko. rap session. cool. head-on. COLLECTED adj. running dog. interface. scam.). put in a fix. cannon fodder. cold fish. tie up with.).).combatant 69 balls off a brass monkey. flam. rah rah. think-in. fender-bender. get hold of. glamorous. cook. confab. 1. gyp. put up a fight. rap. delicatessen. double shuffle. sad sack. skin game. go in cahoots with. family. street talk. sniffles. sting. crash. COLD CUTS n. jive talk. join together. fern sem. reb (Confederacy). dodge. jazzy. lingo. fold up. See FIGHT. tight-assed. frost one. champ. buck private. give out. talkfest. con. chinfest. huddle. barn door. COLLUSION n. out. dead. humongous. conk out. flash (thieves). fellow traveler. slugger. bill of goods. . punching bag. COMB v. powwow. See PRIZEFIGHTER. crackup. COMBAT v. fender-bend.. drop. flaky. go in partners with. aggie. come together. See also ASSEMBLE. 2. throw in together. smell well. COLLUDE v. COLD n. bunco. weasel words. dig up. paddlefoot. veged out. breakdown. Yank. mixup. fast shuffle. See also WRITER. crunch. leave no stone unturned. See SCHEME. quisling (Pol. doctor. COLORFUL adj. doughboy. COLLOQUIALISM n. cook up. out cold. OHIO Capital City. government-inspected meat (homosexual use). COLOSSAL adj. shoot-out. fall apart. plow into. See BIG. COLLEGIATE adj. hook on.I. ice man. stackup. hook up. hoke up. COLLAPSE v. double-cross. cool. jumbo. Vietnam). search high heaven. leg (infantry. truck with. buck. royal screwing. COLLAR n. got lead balls for eyes. work hand in glove with. COLLIDE v. team player. beat the bushes. graft. See also TALK. cool as a cucumber. buck-ass private. big con. be in cahoots with. go up against. yardbird. clambake. cauliflower ear. fender tag. skip tracer (loan). rear ender. the old army game.

stand-up comic. comfy. interface with. call the play. sky in. soup. mother. dive. cropper. nifty. COMMANDER n. deal. See SUPPORT. flop. playon. throw one's weight around. COMMANDER PACIFIC FLEET n. topkick. high time. See also WEALTHY. sit on top of. funny papers. COMBINE n. brace up. higher up. comeuppance. tomfool. run the show. cushy. sappy. whoopee. drop in. cross dissolve (film). cutup. perk up. Mister Big. COMIC n. gagged up. daffy. mishmosh. See also MANAGE. funny papers. See MIXTURE. have no kick coming. do the crazy act. head rush. cool. stand in with. a million laughs. afterpieces. pull the strings. team up with. point man. syndicate. outfit. just for the hell of it. field day. look what the cat dragged in. walk heavy. takeoff. kooky. COMESTIBLES n. cockamainie. got em by the short hair. wind up at. head up. picnic. mob. banana. COMMAND v. dub. avatar. let the sunshine in. the comics. funny paper. make a monkey of oneself. buck up. burlycue. throw in with. pick up. boss. . combo. motion potion. freaky. liberate. top hand. guru. funnies (also comic-strip page or section). boffo schtick. off the wall. dogs breakfast (unpalatable). call the tune. fool around. marry (film). put one's foot down. See FOOD. needle. have the say. rib-tickler. COMIC adj. kingpin. Mickey Mouse. wear the pants. camp. flaky. send-up. See ASSOCIATE. push the buttons. See also AMUSING. plug into. wacky. get one's comeuppance. COMEDIAN n. head man. COMEDY n. See FAILURE. hit town. check in. slap on. too killing for words. jerky. baggypants comedy. horse's collar. for grins. on one's high horse. gimme. take the conn (Navy vessel). COMINGLE v. queen bee. bitchy. ball. fall down. righteous. exec. get together. give a lift. do the crazy bit. read the riot act. top brass. boss man. hawkish. crew. ms. clock in. high priest. grub. take over. top. pratfall. top banana. dishy. punch the clock. stunner. stooge. call the shots. the brass. gump. take over. clip off. COMELY adj. be in the saddle. comics. eats. COMBATIVE adj. hoopla. got em by the balls. screwy. do the crazy shtick. network with. crack the whip. his nibs. joshing. hot one. mastermind. pratfall comedy. motion lotion. CINCPAC. time in. COMMANDEER v. dreamboat. gang. top dog. feed. ring in. merry-go-round. fun and games. big time. bob up. songs). cockamamie. skipper. cue in (scripts. dippy. 2. just for laughs. don. stationhouse bits. out of the horse's mouth. Mister Right. hold the reins. tie up with. just for the heck of it. low camp. deal with. burlecue. goofy. crazy. grab.. CO. cook. COME v. stand-up comic. for grins. mastermind. A-number one. whistle bait. juice. See ASSOCIATE. mishmash. burly. pop up. wisecracker. COMMANDING adj. howl. pop in. 1. high old time. throw one's weight around. show up. cussed. punch in. fall up. duke's mixture. dizzy. spring in. synfuel (synthetic). See JOKER. high camp. horse's ass. interface. million laughs. burlesk. take her. stew. head honcho. kingfish. boffo. horse's tail. fat dumb and happy. See ARRIVE. a million laughs. blackouts. COMBUSTIBLE n. a million laffs. moonlight requisition. nutty. conn. fool. old man. piece. campy. tack on. screamingly funny. can't complain. See ASSOCIATION. in-one-door-andout-another comedy. camp. digger. be in the driver's seat. in charge. clown. campy. funny paper. fall out. stooge. screaming. buzz (to announce an arrival). snap out of it. straight from the horse's mouth. got em by the nuts. lorelei. glue oneself to. spark plug. drag in. bunch. pecks. COMBINE v. looker. hook in. crowd. banana. mix in with. scrappy. lead-off man. snatch. lots of laughs. come together. high and mighty. tie-up. card. cockeyed. horse's neck. hit. fall by. tag on. chirk up. jokey. freaked out. funnies. COMEDIC adj. See JOKER. clown. the man. throw in together. gut-busting. top banana. bunch up. mix (recording). laughs. nerky. call the signals. throw in together. make the scene. boss. boss lady. the comics. trigger happy. dramedy (dramatic comedy). See also JOKE. ten. COMFORTABLE adj. make it. just for the devil of it. swing in with. soup (liquid). COMBINATION n. goofus. everything but the kitchen sink. burlap. AMUSEMENT. pussywhip (female). cantankerous. comics. See BELLIGERENT. goodies. See BEAUTIFUL. go juice. too funny for words. hitch on. COMEDOWN n. sitcom. foolheaded. fall in. hookup. horseplay. fire-eater. rib.70 combative COMFORT v. vittles. hook on. scoff. ring. side-splitting. head. batty. COMIC SECTION n. snug as a bug in a rug. COMIC STRIP n. life of the party. (also safe or musical group). tie-in tie-up. lay down the law. action. czar. sign in. loony. fat. comix. roll in. main squeeze. top banana. run. network. have the say so. yokky. 3. bossy. grins. slapstick. sitting pretty. ornery. pull the wires. plunderbund. blow in. 10. comix. go juice. king. rishi. breeze in. head. pool. show.

fellow traveler. zoo. pulp. ham and egger. Brown. Smith. jungle. skipper. neck of the woods. go out for. give one a jingle. exec. pumping up. chip. tear into. COMMUNIST n. vox pop. mesh. COMMONPLACE adj. John Q. mainstream. COMMON MAN n. get cracking. CINCAT. Billy Sixpack. run of the alley. chestnut. posy. potboiler. network. main man. Smith. top. have good vibes. 90-day wonder. jaw. 3. pipeline. ante. familiar tune. confab. drag. put on ice. the great unwashed. give a boost to. red fellow. hoddy-doddy. Doctor Spocking the help. have to hand it to. get one on the horn. bolshevik. turf. piece of the action. goods. the hot poop. interface. COMMUNICATIONS SATELLITE n. lefto. topkick. hats off to. lowdown. big stink. 2. boss lady. slum. give the man a big cigar. top dog. CINC. everyday. scoop. Mr. four-star general [etc. commish. plastic. Brown. COMMUNICATE v. be on the same wavelength. run of the mill. hot poop. boiler plate. cotton- . piece. red. stroke. start the ball rolling. curtain-raiser. skid row. go in for. plum. give one a call. go for broke. so so. puff up. commo. COMMOTION n. the latest. Brownie points. mother. plebe. See SPEAK. comeback. COMMIT v. plebe. family. give a posy. share. Mr. drop a note. BEDLAM. vanilla. no great shakes. sound off. juice. Billy Sixpack. mouthful (you said a mouthful). cut a melon (profits). middle of the road. left winger. See also DISTRICTS. John Smith. commonsensical. stomping ground. boojy. build up. from the top. radical. See DETERMINED. opener. starch. modulate. pinko. hit the ground running (in full operation). chunk. commish. bite. 1. TL. old man. old man. scoop. territory. build. See also AVERAGE. the hot story. get across. CREEP. mainstream. fellow traveler. lead-off man. crack. bolshie. John Q. WAVES). points. COMMEND v. COMMUNIST SYMPATHIZER n. get the message. ENDORSE. Public. teleblurb. brass hat. lefto. get the show on the road. run of the alley. vanilla. COMMENT n. get going. pat on the back. garden variety. commie. commercial. have truck with. raise. soapbox. Joe Lunchbucket. mean business. Jane Doe. Public. touch. relate. PR. bound. COMMISSIONED OFFICER n. puff. hand it to. linkydink. 71 pickin'. low. trade last. John Smith. the brass. shavetail. lieut. poop. flap. run of the mill. touch base. neighborhood. gold star. ordinary Joe. stroke. TL. looey. COMMENDATION n. reach out. trade last. COMMERCIAL adj. go for broke. taste. jump into. all hell broke loose. head honcho. garden. everyday. drop a line. family. locked in.]. loudmouthed. See also TRITE. pink. hold. open one's face. strokes. info. give a bouquet. CO. take one away. cardcarrying. pink. comsymp. hack. rake-off. what's happenin' what's going down. poop. See also APPROVE. COMMUNICATION n. rave. reach out and touch someone. head. get one's feet wet. boost.. head man. COMSAT. any Tom Dick or Harry. one's two cents' worth. P. starch. set in concrete. dope sheet. comsymp. See also CONFUSION. COMMITTEE TO REELECT THE PRESIDENT n. Mr. rumdum. ordinary Joe. Smith. COMMAND POST n. vigorish. COMMUNE n. give one the horn. give a meeting. See also RADICAL. 1. John Doe. back channel (secretly). slice. opening up. masscult. plug. Joe Doakes. Joe Lunchbox. spot. lefty. inner city. connect. CP. leftist. countdown. See ACT. the inside story. break. See also AVERAGE. left-winger. hold a meet. beat. cool. end. See also CORRESPOND. buzz. See also SHARE. COMMERCIAL n. COMMISSION n. have good vibrations. interact. See BEGINNING. toss a bouquet. COMMUNIQUÉ n. kick-off. cut-in. bow. chicken colonel. Joe Doakes. the man. Brown. 2. garden. skinny. cheap. put away. parlor pink. boss man. COMMENCE v. rumdum. COMMON-LAW HUSBAND n. skig. Mr. main squeeze. cut. See also TALK. lag. give one a ring. See TURMOIL. shot in the arm. modjitate. set. puffing up. pitch. slick. 2. COMMITTED adj. CINCPAC. Mrs. comrade. dope. bound and determined. stroking. bouquet. first skirt (WACS. cutup. the brass. Mrs. input. abreaction route. wisecrack. five-star general. keep in touch. handout. rumpus. ghetto. COMMISSIONER n. big scene. tee off. outreach.community COMMANDING OFFICER n. Brown Jones and Robinson. hood. cow sociology.M. COMMON adj. first crack out of the box. Tom Dick and Harry. hear it for. pinko. git go. boss. dime a dozen. corn. grok (sympathetically). point man. A-number one. top brass. top brass. See also APPROVAL. COMMON SENSE adj. pat on the head. dime a dozen. pat on the back. dope. garden variety. backtalk. See INFORMATION. See BEGIN. preem. shantytown. COMMUNITY n. stir. go for it. 1. contact. COMMENCEMENT n.

in the hunt. go for broke. on the same wavelength. competish. groceries. roomie. go for. cash on the barrelhead. pay up. jungle. good vibes. cotton to. crack down. sing in. dog eat dog. hit it off. growl. palsy-walsy. mordida. payoff. COMPATIBLE adj. what's in it for one. boost. boiled down. husky. COMPELLING adj. kick. squeal. kickback. the goods. jockey for position. COMPANY SPY n. chop. sing. COMPETITION n. freight. See also URGENT. 1. fool (e. bring home the bacon. opposite number. simpatico. See PAY. know-how. paid one's dues. coffee and cakes. cush. know the ropes. me and you. put the chill on. pard. piss up a . scale. clubby. there. go easy on. togetherness. COMPANION n. gang. bacon. playmate. up to speed. break up. crew. gritch. makings. crab. moxie. graft. plunderbund. mob. got a commute. soap. what it takes. shake. tight. COMPETENT adj. rain. COMPENSATION n. company man. See FRIEND. straphanger. 3. deal. nut. angries. put the arm on. sugar. comp. gayola. hold a candle to. slot. grease. split. goombah. commute. buddy. See OBSESSED. tight with. mad (jazz). know the score.). yammer. schmear. divvy up. fall dough. 2. making the grade. come down with. in sync with. baksheesh. lifeboat. gutsy. fogy. COMPENSATE v. up to it. get along with. sound off. take home. chuchula-muchula. sidekick. COMPETENCE n. megacorp. syndicate. more bang for one's buck. pony up. COMPEL v. payola. See also CONTEST. got clemo. throw one's weight around.g.. gripe. COMPARTMENTALIZE v. savvy. a fix. turn on the heat. push. chakra gonged. place. know one's goulash. COMPANY n. folk sing. take on. big one. laying pipes (Pol. COMMUTER n. go after. cry the blues. made the bughouse. killer instinct. one on one. brother. know all the ins and outs. match up. palsy. flying fool). know one's oil. piece. cut a beef. hefty. in a nutshell. cutting it. See INTIMATE. squawk. go easy with. ice. sweetening. put up a howl. know one's business. paper. all heart. offering financial services). Brownie button (facetious). peanuts. ticket. pigeonhole. have a bug up one's ass. compasino. steamroller. stack up against. mix. got bugged. come on strong. crisp. make a stink. one-man band. grouse. COMPATRIOT n. have a tiger by the tail. COMPELLED adj. scramble for. piece of paper. handshake. drugola. mellow (close). piece. gripes one's cookies. go for the gold. pally. hat. fogey (Mil. bunch. all around. go for the throat. bleeding heart (Derog. rake off.). have savvy. streetwise. mellow. carry on. multinational. spring. take over. howl. hung up. dancing fool. live with. gutty. know one's beans. 2. beat the rope. get out the crying towel. clemo. plank out. bleed. run one's mouth. lifesaver. squeeze. payoff. ring. no slouch. on the ball. take charge. plum. on the take.72 community sing COMMUNITY SING n.). sing the blues. sweetener. socks and stocks (non-banking company such as Sears. fireball. a pistol. beefy. money on the side. COMPETITOR n. bread. compadre. COMPASSIONATE adj. know one's stuff. go for the jugular. COMMUTED SENTENCE n. beef. soft-hearted. See AGREEMENT. chicken feed (small). blow the whistle. dog eat dog. in the rat race. pitch a bitch. killer. go for the gold. cuz. hootenanny. eagle shit. groovy. COMPACT adj. gang. know one's goods. pay. CAPABLE. opposish. outfit. divvy. know one's bananas. strokes. knock off. up to snuff. meat. short and sweet. bugged. zoo. have a thing about. cozy. in the hunt. niche. COMPLAIN v. good vibrations. feather in one's cap. amigo. walking-around money. COMPETITIVE adj. landsman. cash on the nail. wicked. oppo. where's the beef?. know one's oats. know all the answers. got a lifeboat. know one's fruit. crowd. 1. in the groove. See also BRIBE. dicker. holler. hush money. up to the . growl. horse race (close). old softie. clan. dark horse (unknown). buck.mark. cousin. kvetch. put up a squawk. See CORPORATION. speak one's piece. See also ABLE. got an anchor. know one's [practically anything]. sister. take care of business. fink. palm oil. gold star. See FORCE. COMPETING v. jump (raise). COMMUTATION n. take. on the merry-go-round. rat race. hacking it. bitch. COMPETE v. pop off. influence peddling. hike. under the table. take care of. know backwards and forwards. See also SOCIABLE. know one's groceries. boodle. salve. dynamite. shell out. COMPARE v. blast. street money. the right stuff. plugola. go. make a long story short. know one's onions. See SKILL. a regular jungle out there. hang (how does that hang?). cozy with. tickle the palm. split. do or die. just what the doctor ordered. touch. contract. COMPANIONABLE adj. juice. punch. soft shell. salt. raise a howl. buddy buddy. cutting the mustard. bellyache. bacon and eggs. be big. sing. pal. run. go for it. beat the chair.

phiz. toss a bouquet. home free. mishmash. kicker. put down. knuckle under. push a pencil. tunesmith. roll over and play dead. gotya. forecastle lawyer. board. clean up one's act. go social. add fuel to the fire. push a pen. yes one. that's all there is there ain't no more. gasser. fudge together. bang out. blow sunshine up one's ass. dead right. CALM. putty in one's hands. 2. COMPLETION TIME n. comp. piece. acdac. get the picture. See also ASSURED. turnaround. rapper. lemon puss. bitcher. set. Annie Oakley. when in Rome do as the Romans do. comp. See also OBEDIENT. eat one's heart out. knock out. commonsensical. groovy. play ball. roll with the punches. gasser. COMPLICATE v. ghost. solid. put away. not turn a hair.comprehend storm. all the way. See WHOLE. all over but the shouting. clef. read. go along with. put pen to paper. shape up or ship out. cut of one's jib. stink. COMPLIMENTARY adj. mega factor. combo. number. cool. whole megillah. See PRAISE. cave in. stone (stone deaf). ghostwrite. author. cry uncle. give in. zoo. toafare-you-well. grouch. six ways to Sunday. 2. whip up. COMPLETE v. go the route. dig. open up a can of worms. score. mishmosh. screw up. wheels within wheels. put to bed. where's the beef?. under one's belt. follow the beaten path. COMPOSE v. together. pat on the back. a thing about something. wheels within wheels. spill ink. lorelei. royal. throw in the sponge. me too. looks. tunester. come across. whomp up. ac/dc. from hell to breakfast. whole enchilada. COMPOUND n. snake pit. when in Rome do as the Romans do. whistle-blower. tune. gripe. rap. throw in the towel. snake pit. whole nine yards. foul up. spoil a paper. swan song. 1. duke's mixture (strange). ditto. heat merchant. can of worms. cool as a cucumber. comp. Rube Goldberg. COMPLIANT adj. come around. give up. raise Cain. COMPOSURE n. kvetch. all (all dolled up). unflappable. from A to Izzard. arrangement. raise sand. all hollow. See END. peripheral. COMPLETELY adv. toss in the sponge. getup. I hear you talkin. whole hog. fershtay. See FINISH. go along with the crowd. turnaround 73 COMPLIMENT v. shape up. galley west. COMPOSITION n. savvy. beef. COMPLEX adj. snafu. knock off. combo. catch. button down. . on the house. COMPLETED adj. keep a stiff upper lip. keep ones shirt on. click. windup. mug. don't make waves. to a far-thee-well. sure thing. keep one's cool. gleek it. toss in the towel. complected. say uncle. shoot the works. you got it. sourpuss. flat out. do it according to Hoyle. can of worms. setup. note down. that's all folks. cold turkey. time. dream up. a wrap. from soup to nuts. hook line and sinker. mind blower. mega factor. that's it. ice maiden (woman). smack out. COMPLEXION n. toe the line. See FREE. go through channels. wrap up. squawker. COMPLEXIONED adj. there you go. free lunch (seems free but isn't). See FINISHED. See FINISHED. pen. plainer. home free. COMPOSER n. sew up. get. make the cheese more binding. you sold me. toss it in. See CONFUSE. hips. you've seen my whole spring line. fixings. make hen tracks. all the way. cook up. ah ah head. wound up. cosplug. crazy. polish. give out. hi tech. COMPOSED adj. griper. sorehead. See also DIFFICULT. paste-up. lie down and roll over for. tumble. stew. pussy whipped. not get out of line. plug-in. top to bottom. capeesh. go by the book. COMPLY v. 1. makin's. fini. say goodnight Gracie. whiner. front. part and parcel. bellyacher. COMPLICATED adj. scriven. curtains. call it a day. you just ain't whistling Dixie. by the numbers. guff. I'll drink to that. hangup. straighten up and fly right. fold. from A to Z. wind it up. Rube Goldberg. keep one's cool. making. script. rat's nest. soup (liquid). COMPLAINT n. COMPLAINER n. See UNDERSTAND. smack. crab. kick. dead. don't rock the boat. cool. COMPONENT n. knock out a few pages. TL. go with the flow. COMPOSITE n. hi tech. crybaby. pill. scratch out. have one's act together. shed ink. give a bouquet. the works. goulash. dead to rights. drive a pen. blues singer. chart. stain a paper. plenty. knock off hen tracks on a rolltop piano (type). stew. give a posy. grouse. rat's nest. songsmith. mopped up. it's a deal. COMPLETE adj. rumble. play the game. COMPLETION n. 2. up the ass. bat out. way to go. coin a phrase. See GRIEVANCE. COMPREHEND v. squealer. tune. stay in line. scribble. trade last. quit. fit in. beefer. CC (chief complaint). finished off. warm fuzzy. toe the mark. wired. come up to scratch. drive a pencil. hogcaller. slam bang. you said a mouthful. lead sheet (music). push out one's lips. lock stock and barrel. wrap-up. fixin's. give away the store. get it under one's belt. I hear you. duke's mixture. See SUBMISSION. See AGREE. make waves. crank. grubstreet (hack). knuckle to. put out (sexual).

crew. sweat. trade-off. put up a front. debug (error correction). chesty. cut down. user. ho dad. his nibs. 1. crack one's brains. COMPUTER n. tiger. say uncle. mob. hubcap. See OBSESSION. know-it-all. macro. residence (file location). hone in. the big picture. COMPUTER TERMS go down. flippy (disks). 1. plant. put in the hole. palm. jerk around. dink (modify). whitewash. over my dead body. give in. LAN (local area network). bug. fifty-fifty. crashed. on the Q. half and half. plunderbund. nutshell. joy stick. See CREATE. let on. put something across. cook up. boiled down. expansion slot. 1. spark. put on a front. fig leaf. hush-hush. mainframe. board. stick in the . biggety. amigo. hacker. whore. hold out on. wear cheaters. sidekick. TLC. too big for one's shoes. too big for one's britches. count heads. hacker. gronked (inoperative). put up a bluff. laundromat (places used to hide illegal transactions). hackerdom. play ball with. boil down. swell-headed. 2. whole shebang. cock of the walk. brain wave. COMPREHENSIVE adj. hot stuff. twist. pull up a bluff. 4. wrinkle. windows (divided or superimposed monitor screens). stuffed shirt. duck. loudmouth. megacorp. laptop. four flush. cut to the bone. cover up. crowd. See AGREE. give in. brainstorm. throw on a make up. CONCEDE v. beard. COMPUTER CONTROL n. trump up. blow smoke. CONCEALED adj. meet halfway. CONCEIVE v. ho daddy.74 comprehension COMPREHENSION n. let on like. CPU. think one is it. gigo (garbage in. See also RECONCILE. under wraps. put on a false front. garbage out). hide out. play possum. cover up. hinkty. big head. throw in the sponge. 2. COMPUTE v. buddy. make like. figure in. figure out. CONCENTRATED adj. See WHOLE. quit. tote. gofifty-fifty. 2. dubock. take it big. go with the flow. come to school. the works. pal. trim. holed up. outfit. high nosed. get to the meat. load of wind. gweep. stuck up. win-win situation. put in a nutshell. COMPULSION n. take account of. put something over on one. See THINK. down. backup (safety copy). trade off. crack one's jaw. slow take. bagbiter (failure). sell out. CONCENTRATE v. make up. take it off the top of one's head. CON adj. hot shot. windy. hammer away at. ego-tripping. blowhard. a compatible (using same architecture and operating codes as a leading brand). gang. take one's measure. tender loving care. See IDEA. puffed up. bullshit. icon (pictographic utility label). breadboard (fits into an expansion slot). copout. strike a happy medium. CONCERN n. stuffy. the picture. big talking. go along with. pull-down menu. flatten out. slap on some glims. See also DISGUISE. CONCEAL v. monkey. covered up. 2. footprint (table top area occupied). across the board. ham. be agin. take. hole up. mung (change). stashed. dope out. CONCEPT n. dream up. 2. brainchild. play ball with. flash the gogs.T. tote up. bullshitting. hang-up. think one's shit doesn't stink. front. cut ice. ring. con. aha reaction. double take. the name of that tune. stuck on oneself. spitball. phony. buddyroo. bunch. knuckle under. COMPUTER OPERATOR n. deadlock (jammed). lock stock and barrel. transparent (unobtrusive program operation). multiuser (network unit). get knocked up (pregnant). COMPROMISE n. make a deal. gassy. See CORPORATION. 1. tweek. zoo. brain. full of hot air. put in the hole. CONCEALMENT n. COMRADE n. finesse it. 3. hog. hammer. matie. sharpen. 1. crapper. big I am. put on an act. highfalutin. cut. stash. number cruncher. crash. mini. (illegal). a regular I love me. tot. HIDE. run down some numbers. COMPREHENSIVE EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING ACT n. cave in. count noses. launder. agin. run down. approach. deal. think up. fig leaf it. mouse. stonewall. cocky. Silicon Valley. gall. zero in. beard. cover-up. on an ego trip. hole. fool notion. wall to wall. head trip. have on the brain. stuffed. wienie. jungle. fold. user. cuspy (excellent). paper over.if you can't fight em join em.' high muck-a-muck. ditto. micro. windbag. floppy. docs (instructions).. keep buttoned up. See SURRENDER. move in. CONCEITED adj. bury. bosom buddy. size up. toss in the towel. hushed up. keep tabs. incog. multitasking. skim (income). key swinging. happy medium. gutbucket. CETA. bury the hatchet. yes one. gweep. big idea. multinational. keep under wraps. COMPUTER USE n. keep it under one's hat. lurker COMPUTER USER n. smart alecky. snooty. figure. head trip. PC. high hat. drop. hot shit. tot up. doggo. planted. telescoped. clone. AI (artificial intelligence). no way. stuffed. See FRIEND. asshole buddy. phony up one's getup. pour it on. chum. COMPRESSED adj. Wysiwyg (what you see is what you get). COMPROMISE v. pull the wool over one's eyes. fuck over. flash on it. sellout. slant. cop out. online. telescoped. tiger by the tail. crashed.

scene. condomarinium (beside a CONCESSION n. flat out. finger. cool. end of the line. sharpen. bury the hatchet. huddle. See also ACCUSE. CONDOM n. signed sealed and delivered. armor. CONCERT n. give the green light. hap. Trojan. lay at one's door. pass on. throw together. toughen up. worried sick. king shit. in the bag. buyback. make a long story short. break down. what one is saying is. hang something on. CONDENSE v. wrist. cut to the bone. point the finger. high hat. get the nod. come down on. let one have it. butterflies in one's stomach. CONDUCT n. giveback. get-together. frame up. CONCILIATOR n. CONCURRENCE n. a string attached to it. headfuck. French letter. CONCLUDED adj. programmed. CONDESCEND v. all the way. shake on. boil down to. lap up. all over but the shouting. patch things up. small print. buttoned up. figure. where it's at. 1. whip into shape. flap (urgent). when the fat lady sings. in a nutshell. cherry (perfect). bag. what you see is what you get. four Roger. 1. dead heat. it's a deal. spot. CONCILIATE v. rollback. how the land lies. okay. string. store. that's all folks. build up. send up the river. lay of the land. okay. with a grain of salt. nutshell. with a catch to it. skin. call it a day. action. nod. takeaway (labor union bargaining). with the beat. fini. brainwashed. thumbs down on. smart ass. down to the short strokes. wrap it up. fine print. crashed. rap on the knuckles. catch. blow the whistle on one. CONCLAVE n. fuck over one's mind. gig. boil down. ENDURE. break one's license. rubber boots. litmus test. you sold me. blue pencil.). biting one's nails. uppity. stamp of approval. make it up. clambake. have one's glasses on (Bl. See also SURRENDER. See also TRAIN. act like one of the boys. Frenchy. call down. on pins and needles. See END. all-overish. way things are. hold with. See ANXIOUS. fifty-fifty. purse. See MEETING. fuck with one's head. buy. wrap. how things stack up. no ifs ands or buts. add up to. how de do. come together. way of the world. loosen up. watchdog. figger. you said a mouthful. put the finger on. by the book. set. stand. eyeball-to-eyeball encounter. send up. hole in the wall. go along with. riff. See AGREEMENT. get to the meat. the way one sees it. cut. kiss and make up. trade-off. readying. buzz session. I hear you. with a joker to it. give. put away. I hear you talkin'. CONCUR v. you just ain't whistling Dixie. ball game. See FINISH. CONCOCT v. cadet. close out. how it is. how things shape up. prefab. whistle-blow. city (fat city). See also ACCEPT. on the same wavelength. have a hunch. rap session.conduct 75 CONCERNED adj. on the beat. fudge together. frame. an edge. See PREPARATION. snooty. kicker. happy medium. put down. See AGREE. name. sellout. See CREATE. OK. knock off. CONDITION v. scumbag. CONCLUSIVE adj. coffee head. head-fucked. fish skin. point the finger at. CONDOMINIUM n. French tickler. trim. cut a deal. big 10-4. deal.' situash. protection. CONDEMN v. Manhattan eel. by the numbers. pin it on one. fine print at the bottom. 2. how things stand. how it goes. put to bed. 1. cut to the bone. put the Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval on. wind up. clean up the calendar. uptight. pro. CONDITIONING n. how do you do. super. mint. See also BELIEVE. Ramses. condo. get together on. hatch. showroom perfect. joker. confab. mind-fuck. for sure. slap together. rap. meet halfway. stuffed. let it come. daily dozen. 3. make matters up. CONCLUSION n. work up. snip. 2. 2. shape up. short and sweet. with a kicker to it. you got it. CONCLUDE v. give one five (slap hands). the go along. channels. home. happenin. CONCURRENTLY adv. small fine print at the bottom. program. rockfest. red tape. . CONDITIONED adj. where one is at. swamper. in sync. warm up. warm-up. gam. raincoat. See SHORTEN. work over. throw the book at. CONDENSED adj. chop. powwow. telescoped. drop the curtain. boiled down. fix up. I'll drink to that. brainwash. CONCIERGE n. 1. give in. half and half. See FINISHED. CONDITION n. 2. green light. safety. meet. cut down. put the lid on. copout. goahead. put in a nutshell. straight out. wrapped up. CONDESCENDING adj. marina). payoff. with a string attached. 2. be afraid. rubber. make up. nightcap. CONDITIONALLY adv. with a string to it. all out. groovy. in a stew. ad lib. bag. how things are. toss a few crumbs. See ARROGANT. uppish. shaping up. jibe. boiled down. size of it. what it is. way it shapes up. 1. See PACIFY. sharpening up. win-win situation. like it is. slap on the CONDONE v. rent a judge CONCISE adj.

get heads together. okay. CONFIDE v. make sure. put hep. spill to. sound off. 2. kick some ideas around. CONFLICT n. give one the word. blow the whistle. throw the bull. 1. rap. CONFERENCE n. gedunk. feather merchant. put on ice. looking at the world with rose-colored glasses. spring one's duke. all puffed up. cop out. come out. eyeball-to-eyeball encounter. kipe. See also DISCUSS. con. out with it. put it on the line. gift with. sure as shit. CONFEDERATE SYMPATHIZER n. 2. blabber. finger. keep one posted. AFFIRM. split. grab. go ahead. story. put one in the picture. sure bet. crack. See CHEAT. eyes only. CONFIDENCE MAN n. bet on. let it all hang out. hold a meet. buy. iceman. open up. off the record. wise one up. glom on to. 1. classified. run something by one. slick operator. gobble. sting. shoot the bull. bat the breeze. brush. bat the chat. CONFIDENCE GAME n. chalk talk (prof and students. stock. song. clue one in. 1. gamble on. let the cat out of the bag. See RESTRAIN. squeal. lay it on one. g'dong. rosy. pop off. let one in on. CONFESSOR n. See APPROPRIATE. See CERTAIN. CONFISCATE v. bottled up. CONFIDENTIAL adj. sports). shoot the breeze. contifisticate. sing. flap. rat. for your eyes only. give the green light. drum. bottle up. spring with a crack. CONFINED adj. CONFINE v. put on to. get it out of one's system. chew. give it to one up the ass. you said it. See MANAGE. cool down. gung ho. spill. CONFER v. come out of the closet. holler. you betcha. buzz (in secret). tip one's duke. let one in on it. chew the fat. let one's hair down. Grey. have a big bazoo. put hip. debunk (prove false). sign. croon. VERIFY. sell down the river. blab.t. CONFIRM v. hose. CONFEDERATE SOLDIER n. cool. groupthink. put a half nelson on. peach. for the cuff. looking at [something] through rose-colored glasses. don't breath it to a soul. deal. grounded. lay the gaff. bury. BS. make doubly sure. row. off the cuff. take a load off one's chest. hold down. give with. OK. gab. con artist. take a tip. CONFIDENT adj. See also. put away. take a load off one's mind. keeping the faith. See JAIL. run one's mouth. unload on. con game. sock it to one. give the stamp of approval. fuss. Good Housekeeping Stamp of Approval. butternut. fess. go into a huddle. con man. liberate. corked up. get it off one's chest. toss some ideas around. crack on. fink. put a bug up one's ass. buzz. dig up. upbeat. racked. annex. powwow. ice in one's veins. mouthful (you said a mouthful). shark. dump on. keep the lid on. chirp. bait and switch. Johnny Reb. squawk. hush-hush. thinkin. tip. off the record. give the go-ahead. between you me and the lamppost. See also ASCERTAIN. drop a dime on one. put something in the pot. mechanic. blow. squeal. bump one's gums. spill one's guts. blow the gaff. swipe. switch. put a bug in one's ear. send up. on ice. do one dirt. snitch. thumbs up. unload on. horse trader. have a meet. confab. huddle. between you and me. you can say that again. CONFIDENTIALLY adv. cork up. lay it on. See MEETING. cough up. sing on. unload. shell game. guts. rhubarb. CONFIDENCE n. one's stamp of approval. between us girls. put the finger on. reb. lay on. give the nod. the old army game. right on. got the faith baby. dance. give the high sign. come clean. chilled. informal. hassle. flimflam. break a story. spit it out. butternut. check up on. dry snitch. bull. See also SECRET. noise off. spring with the score. talk turkey. high. top secret. rubber-stamp. give away. pull a fast one. owning up. rat on. check out. meet. don't even tell your mother. glad-hander (overly). the Grey. CONFECTION n. bunco. moonlight requisition. canary. rapid oxidation. breeze. call the tune. hog-tied. fuckin'-A. stool. give the show away. store. confab. run-in. cool off. gutsy. let next to. green light. own up. See FIGHT. sign off on. pumped up. fink on. blitz. hickey. put ones John Hancock on. bullshit. trailblaze. give a meeting. let down one's side. See SECRET. put it on the street. take a meeting. talk. . flap. on the q. up in smoke. See GIVE. hog-tie. let down. put one wise to. police up. crack to. jive ass. ruckus. run things. tip off. rag around. lap up. spill the beans. hustler. brainstorm. iced. pick one's brains. CONFESS. crooner. See CHEAT. tip one's hand. See also JAILED. run. sweeten the kitty. CONFIRMATION n. say so. don't spread this around. hijack. chin. bless. squawk. shoot the shit. take over. sing like a canary. the ground floor. under one's hat. update. CONFESSION n.76 conduct CONDUCT v. weasel on. ice. sell out. you bet. have a big mouth. huddle. CONFESS v. highgrade. double-check. between you and me and the bedpost. spring. lay it on the line. bet yer life. rubber stamp. shepherd. cocksure. cork. chew the rag. sweets. inside. on the cuff. belch. come through. don't let this get around. high on something. groupthink. Abscam. crack on one [or something]. ride herd on. 2. OK. leak. jaw. singer. fess up. chew over. bet one's bottom dollar on. size up. put next to. okay. post. cush. CONFLAGRATION n. bend an ear. mouth off. cop a plea.

fuck with one's head. jam-packed. company man. mussy. free-for-all. up to the rafters. CONGRATULATE v. rattle one's cage. hassle. go kerflooie. screw up. in a lather. make my day. stroke. make hash out of. go by the book. go up against. who's minding the store?. buffalo. snarl-up. on a merry-go-round. in a stew. mess up. half-assed. foofaraw. upset one's applecart. in a panic. CONFRONT v. tell off. dopey. farmisht. Mr. dizzy. call one's bluff. discombobulate. harum-scarum. screwed up. mishmash. put one on a crosstown bus. forty ways to Sunday. straight. go fifty-fifty. in a tizzy. CONFUSE v. don't know shit from Shinola. throw into a swivet. flusteration. mishmosh. double Dutch. mellow. spring with. fried (Stu. like a chicken with its head cut off. flustration. synomaniac (one who complicates). discombooberated. mess with one's mind. stumped.). cross. Ken. find the middle ground. draw down on. stumped. See FIGHT. CONFOUND v. swivet. in a dither. tangle. slug. go with the flow. topsy-turvy. blow up. go through channels. Chinese fire drill. Grundy. CONFOUNDED adj. rattled. right neighborly. fertummeled. come apart at the seams. psyched out. comfu. mind is blown. spaced out. straighten up and fly right. muck up. every which way but up. face down. ruction. romp. shape up. hot up. come up to scratch. upside down. unglued. in a pickle. messed up attic. sweat. thrown. cross swords with. bug. caught short. mess and a half. holy mess. gross out. don't rock the boat. blow sky high. flummox. licked. horseshit and gunsmoke. plastic person. all hot and bothered. bowled down. don't know crossways from crosswise. clean up one's act. CONFORM v. glassy-eyed. add fuel to the fire. beat. unscrewed. put off. CONGENIAL adj. kludge (parts). hoopla. all over hell. Mickey Mouse. take it. knock the props out from under. snafu. all over the shop. unholy mess. half-baked. lather. draw on. bugged up. open up a can of worms. packed like sardines. foul-up. helterskelter. give a posy. shindy. tizzy. gummixed up. make a mess of. mishmash. thrown off one's beam ends. shape up or ship out. throw a monkey wrench into the works. sheep. gonzo. galley west. arsy-varsy. every which way. nuts. follow the beaten path. bowled over. meet halfway. clabber. throw into a tizzy. put one on a crosstown bus. discombobulated. lick. square off with. haywire. fuck up. plastic. ball up. get one's act together. boggily-woogily. muddy the waters. flummoxed. go on make my day. snafu. smack with. pretty piece of business. throw. mobbed. ball up. fuddle. bamboozle. come apart. lean over backwards. if you can't beat em join em. swim with the tide. CONFUTE v. Barbie doll. CONGESTED adj. all over hell. ball up. screwed up. wandering around in a fog. topsy-turvy. shoot full of holes. fuck up. combo. rattle. snow. mix-up. fucked up. pin. bug. profundicate. shot. tangle ass with. take one's mind. lose momentum. punchy. make waves.). duke's mixture (strange). come over. make a deal. stuck. don't know one's ass from first base. scrap. Babbitt. skimble-skamble. grin and bear it. play hob with. CONFUSION n. don't know one's ass from a hole in the ground. brawl. punchdrunk. bass ackwards. drowning. in a flush. come around. stuck. do it according to Hoyle. lost one's cool. make room. give a bouquet. bollix up. blaaed up. thrown. square. clubby. bump heads with. balled up. fouled up. flipped out. discombobulate. by the numbers. Marin (County) Monopoly. etaoin shrdlu. yes man. out to lunch. come to school. CONFRONT WITH A WEAPON v. See REFUTE. farmisht. stump. come unglued. hugger-mugger. dizzy. flap. discombooberation. foul up. CONGEAL v. tap. arsy-varsy. mishmosh. give the man a . buffaloed. stew. gridlocked. rat's nest. discombobulation. ass backwards. mixer. fuck-up. take one's mind. hectic. in a mess. lock horns with. screw-up. Grundy. kerflumixed. in a botheration. See CONVENTIONAL. don't know which way is up. bamboozled. toe the line. CONFUSED adj. get to. rattlebrained. floor. don't know from nothing. drowning. throw. toe the mark. move over. hugger-mugger. tarfu. all hell broke loose. woozy. mess with one's head. bloody mess. forty ways from Sunday.congratulate 77 CONFLICT v. go blooey. when in Rome do as the Romans do. organization man. gone. CONFORMIST n. nice piece of work. sloppy. hell of a note. shook. discomboberate. louse up. slaphappy. roll with the punches. don't make waves. unzipped. hit one with. tuifu. fussed. higgledypiggledy. come unzipped. bollixed up. stir the waters. psych out. See CONFUSE. get. mocus. in a fog. sardined. loused up. ruckus. in a fix. stay in line. meet eyeballto-eyeball. rattled. goat fuck (Mil. all over the shop. pretty kettle of fish. shot to pieces. boost. fuddle. See FRIENDLY. screw up. all balled up. galley west. fit in. fuck with one's head. heat up. See CROWDED. messed up. straight arrow. goulash. mixed bag. foggy. regular fellow. lopper. bend over backwards. See BRAVE. mussed up. struck all of a heap. kerflumixed. unglued. Mrs. all over the place. go one-on-one. See CONFUSED. play the game. See also DISTURBED. toss a bouquet. harum-scarum. in a sweat. shook up. floored. pat on the back. mucked up. mixed up. messy. in a fog. CONGLOMERATION n. get the drop on. glop up. screwy. everything but the kitchen sink. fubb (fucked up beyond belief). hung up.

3. caveman. wire-puller. clean sweep. you said it. CONSENT n. mouthful (you said a mouthful). CONNIVER n. hanging tough. letter from Uncle Sam. blessing. keep on one's toes. turnout. you sold me. CONNECTIONS n. See also COMMUNICATE. takeover. into. go-ahead. plug into. can of worms. bet yer life. all the way. round up. maven. cool something over. slap on. tuff. Posse Comatatus. diddle. duddy. nut. McCarthyite. John Bircher. buff. spin-off. follow through. diddle. See CHEAT. right of Attila the Hun. green light. you got it. Black Shirt. See MEETING. Klu Kluxer. tough. dynamite. killing. neo-con. marry (film). CONSIDERABLE adj. knuckle to. get into. something. monstro. sure thing. CONQUER v. right. CONJUNCTIVITIS n. gang up. graft. See AGREE. promote. songs). racket. hustler. zap. join up with. cry uncle. cave in. the Hill. feel. CONQUEST n. cue in. give in. See also PRAISE. See DEFEAT. hook on. bend over backwards. trash. shut down. diehard. white bread and mayonnaise.. gang around. bless. sweat. pinkeye. hook up. super. bozo (WWII). tidy. whip. See ASSOCIATE. hook in. scrimp. I hear you talkin. figure. fan. get-together. man-sized. be in cahoots with. skimp. tag. witch hunter. 2. right on. noodle. CONNOISSEUR n. extreme right. make the scene. like all get out. red-baiter. stab in the dark. toss in the towel. CONGREGATE v. solid. CONGRESS OF RACIAL EQUALITY n. standpatter. I'll drink to that. hunch. storm trooper.78 congregate big cigar. quit. take a stab. hang out. shake on. powwow. ropes. straight arrow. stamp of approval. bunch up. fuddy-duddy. tie-in. citizen (anyone more conservative than you are). cook up. CONNECT v. like you say. wipe off the map. sneaking suspicion. confab. sign off on. freak. CONSIDER v. meet up. CO. CONSCRIPTION n. make a deal. contacts. greetings. there you go. hitch on. 1. Bircher. big Joe. clout. play safe. frame. solid gold. lie down and roll over for. See also CONSPIRATOR. duck squeezer. plays close to the vest. give the nod. hard hat. See also FASTEN. lump it. real Amerikan. me too. give up. CONSEQUENCE n. Archie Runker. you said a mouthful. 2. clambake. CONJECTURE v. CONNECTION n. See also RECRUIT. old guard. I hear you. tack on. huddle. scam. . See SPECULATE. score. CONNIVE v. waves. sweat over. 1. watch one's step. whitewash job. shot. tie in. cream. CONSCRIPT v. cut down on. the mighty dome. grand slam. reaction. old line. yes one. toss in the sponge. stab. CONSERVATIONIST n. a pip. white bread. give away the store. walk on eggs. right angle. CONGREGATION n. CONNECTICUT the Constitution State. red-neck. sock away. mind one's p's and q's. hookup. carte blanche. 2. good ol' boy. (scripts. Wooden Nutmeg State. See MEETING. watch out. fuddy-dud. blank check. operator. noodle it around. fab. roll over and play dead. See TRIUMPH. squirrel. guesstimate. flimflam. cut back. wangle. network with. CONSENT v. throw in the towel. right of center. tenderfoot. draftee. wire. strings. call up. meet. flak (bad). rightist. peacenik. network. squirrel away. fat. the Nutmeg State. conchie. CONNIVANCE n. fold. tie up with.. say so. gam. right winger. shot in the dark. tits. econut. OK. chain reaction. cross dissolve (film). throw in the sponge. CONSCRIPT n. you just ain't whistling Dixie. come aboard. CONSCIENTIOUS OBJECTOR n. stash. finagle. angle. total. rack one's brains. sign up. CONSERVATIVE adj. eagle freak. CONSCIENTIOUS adj. knuckle under. CORE. rookie. in. have to hand it to one. follow-up. hanging in. mix (recording). work hand in glove with. ecofreak. corral. crazy. draft bait (subject to conscription). wires. bottom line. CONJECTURE n. big John. hard right. right wing. gettogether. boot (Navy). heart and soul into. okay. a doozie. interface. say uncle. guesstimate. take a shot. See INFLUENCE. 1. kick around. to the max. sit-in. groovy. tag on. whip ass. lunatic fringe. keep one's ear to the ground. super-duper. you can say that again. See SCHEME. inside track. fallout. See also AUTHORITY. Brown Shirt. hard shell. okay. clobber. you bet. chicken. gleek it. meld with. barber bait. greeny. way to go. meet. confab. unreal. sign on. CONSERVE v. See also COMMUNICATION. splash. something else. on the make. See also IMPORTANT. New Right. mad. the house. CONGRESS n. See SAVE. finagler. big win. radical right. dub. drub. operate. take a shot in the dark. Ivy League. toss it in. it's a deal. ms. frame up. hear it for. Birchite. bimbo. See THINK. gold star. carpetbagger.

go into a huddle. clambake. pal with.). ms. CONSUMMATION n. county Joe. touch base. telescoped. unflappable. long arm. brainstorm. CONSTRUCT v. take a meeting. throw in together. gum foot. whomp up. rap. hooker. CONTACT v. toss some ideas around. frame-up. collar. hang around with.). fix. in. local yokel. See CONTAMINATED adj. gang. smokey. together. pal. button up. mop up. the man.contaminated 79 CONSIDERATE adj. petered out. hick dick. nigger lover (all Derog. hold down. be in cahoots. hook up with. wind-up. cleanup. cook up. shoofly. cork. chow down. CONSTRAIN v. loud. pig (Derog. cool down. high-toned. confab. sparrow cop. glitzy. huddle. not go off the deep end. showy. fudge together. dream up. hang out with. the men. take up with. cork up. knock together. Mulligan. day and night.). wrap up.). deal in coal. dick. CONSTITUENT n. part and parcel. figure it to be. bunch up. head to head. candy. ring. hold down. mop-up. big brother. operator. run around with. clean up. button down. grok. CONTACT n. little bear (local). nab. badge. splashy. 2. be afraid. promote. fuzz. wrap. one's best CONSULT v. cork up. wangler. gam. relate. wind up. bucket. CONSULTATION n. confab. interface. CONSORT WITH BLACKS v. plunderbund. gang up with. wangle. a little something to sweeten the pot. hook on. skull session. exposed. mix (recording). clown (Derog. See ASSOCIATE. put to bed. stuff one's face. whomp up. bear. pal around with. eyeball-toeyeball encounter. John Law. network. tie up with. CONSPICUOUS adj. PAY. copper. plug into. 1. fink (Derog. little game. See END. See also BUYER. CONSPIRATOR n. CONSIDERATION n. cool. cook up.). wolf. See RESTRAIN. brain. tie in. mastermind. local yard. a sport. snack. CONSTANTLY adv. scoff. put out a contract. jell. call it a day. down the tube.). connection. county mountie. close. to a finish. CONSUMED adj. roach (Derog. elbow. run something by one. law. See also MEETING. chum with. flatfoot (Derog. clique with. end user. hookup. groupthink. road ranger. CONSOLIDATE v. CONSUMMATE v. cool. wire-puller. See CORPORATION. multinational. hook in. fixin's. county mounty. hitch on. bull. take care of. keep the lid on. scarf. mow (mow a burger). long arm of the law. to a T. channel. cool. get heads together. dub. second opinion. mob. mellow. See also FEE. CONSTABLE n. sign. bottle up. monkey. crew. finagler. CONSTANT adj. cutout. change one's luck. hogtie. get in bed with. shamus. huddle. songs). a gent. cross dissolve (film). make a big splash. do to a finish. tack on. oink (Derog. CONTAIN v. keystone cop. operate. flossy. boy scouts. put away. drop the curtain. cool down. not go off the deep end. local bear. CONSPIRE v. hanging out. jazzy. duded up. cool off. cop. flashy. makings. regular fellow. hang-up. do to a frazzle. Barney. put-up job. team up with. cruddy. buzz session. work something out. get it together. can. dirty. sew up. keep the lid on. flic. top it off. hatch. guess. connect. men in blue. a little slack. pal up with. bottle up. button. pick one's brains. classy. CONSORTIUM n. cook up. put the lid on.. throw together. board. a no-no. tag on. put a half nelson on. ring down the curtain. bunch. tub.). pool. belled. penny. put out. local boy. game. hog-tie. solid as a rock. wire. Rock of Gib.). CONSORT v. fudge together. GRATUITY. crashed. CONSTRUE v. rabbi. toney. CONSTITUTE v. megacorp. See INFLUENCE. cue in. jones. See also APPARENT. stick out like a sore thumb. chum together. round the clock. plug-in. CONSOLIDATED adj. See COMMUNICATE. tag. smokey the bear. cobble up. See also ACCOMMODATING. CONSUMER n. nibble. arm. all spiffed up. sky. interact. flap. CONSPIRACY n. crowd. cool off. splurgy. cool. spot one like a lead dime. to a frazzle. wrapup. finger. live in a glass house. prefab. See EAT. throw up. See also BASIC. go the route. cookie cutter. powwow. all the way. See SCHEME. whip up. slap on. (scripts.). dream up. See RESTRAIN. fuzzy. Rock of Gibraltar. think-in. headbeater (Derog. stuffed. candy kid. put a half nelson on. Johnny Law. kick some ideas around. outfit. payoff. See HINDRANCE. a mensch. clinch. come through. reach out. . See also CONFER. hoke up. deal coming down. marry (film). cossack (Derog. polish off. tie up with. bolt. screaming. fold up. cooked (radiation). rap session. shot. frame. growler. Kojak. cork. a must. run with. CONSUME v. put on the dog. also BAG. CONSTRAINT n. wrap. flap. trump up. mucked up. See SCHEME. See also POLICE OFFICER. knock off. have a meet. 3. groupthink. CONTAINER n. hookup. network. do to a T.

duke. come at. CONTINGENCY n. lean on. tickled pink. come down on. battle royal. right and left. nub. See BELLIGERENT. push around. haul into court. zap. purse. have a bone to pick. See DESPICABLE. go for. See ARGUE. wrangle. round the clock. fishball. sock. make a go of it. cross swords with.C. law. come down on. zap. tickled to death. dicty. deal. on one's high horse. papers. state of the art. jump on. sock. live with. wrangle. high-nosed. take on. swag. forecastle lawyer. salty. have no kick coming. go for the jugular. CONTRABAND n. shoot it out with. jockey for position. stick it to one. hopeful. let have it with both barrels. stick it to one. make a play for. shit heel. CONTINUOUS adj. 2. bitchy. contempo. run-in. bone to pick. minipill. uppity. size up. nix. push. scene. go after. go at. scramble for. just out. rip into. put up an argument. lay into. son of a bitch. cross. rip. come down on. fly in the face of. push for. hassle. jump down one's throat. come at. sticking the zingers in (remark). put up an argument. chip on one's shoulder. push for. sail into. let have it. See AGREEMENT. white hope. prophy. handle. crabby. CONTENTS n. tangle. CONTINUOUSLY adv. zapper. mix it up with. can't complain. ornery. for ever so long. make it. go after. for a month of Sundays. have a bone to pick. 1. shield. See ANTICIPATED. CONTESTANT n. shoot for. fly in the face of. wait for the other shoe to drop. wade into. bag. no end to. CONTEST n. high hat. fat dumb and happy. siditity. set to. tetchy. shoot the works. dead horse. get on with it. See also ARROGANT. be afraid. uppish. pettifog. See also PRIZEFIGHTER. crack down on. snippy. if it's cool. set-to. knock oneself out. lock horns with. square up. romp. on a treadmill. raincoat. jump on ones case. gang up on. cold shoulder. let have it. lace into. CONTINUE v. rubber cookie. mix it up with. rhubarb. rip. till the cows come home. CONTRACT n. See also COMPETING. See also FIGHT. take in. bone of contention. have one's glasses on (Bl. bust one's ass. cheeky. bat it around. static. fire new. shoot at. hack. snooty. nix. 3. lay at. hack it. lay out. CONTEND v. brawl. be agin. ring. See also FIGHT. See also FIGHT. leading edge. dirty. cross swords with. scrappy. stuff. pleased as Punch. prophylactic. pettifog.). knock oneself out. have at. CONTENTIOUS adj. catcher's mitt. get a handle on something. the pill. IUD. CONTENTION n. CONTENT adj. guts. tickled. fish skin. light into. go. SOB. lay a finger on. pro pack. buck. drag into court. land on. armor. light into. cocksucking(Obsc). hard-nosed. cross. break with. shindy. dark horse (unknown). CONTRACEPTIVE n. come down hard on one. knuckle with. high-hatted. slug. put up a fight. lace into. scrap. cantankerous. keep on trucking. 1. jockey for position. hot off the press. high-headed. static. in one's face. skin. CONTEMPORARY adj. scrap. shoot at. put up one's dukes. flak session. CONTEST v. for a dog's age. See also ARGUE. jump on. dicker. set to. rumble. push. spiky. pussy butterfly (inter-uterine device. kick up a row. set-to. sail into. duke out. See ARGUMENT. hook up with. go for it. high hatty. handshake. see it coming. sock it to one. hassle. give it all one's got. lay a finger on. pro. it's looking to. touchy. row. white hope. French letter. break one's neck. give one both barrels. rip up one side and down the other. take on. high and mighty. hard. rip up. CONTEMPTIBLE adj. give it all one's got. tangle with. blast. knock one's brains out. plastic clam (diaphragm). go for broke. put the slug on one. have at. scramble for. innards. go for the jugular. buck. shoot the works. 2. heel. now. nightcap. come down hard on one. lay at. go at. scumbag. See THINK. kick around. rip up one side and down the other. day and night. gweebo. rat. the lowest. sniffy. put on the gloves. goods. give one both barrels. go for the throat. pact. pitch into. pitch a bitch. See ARGUE. looped. if money. dog it. FIGHT. snotty. cool. beef. be agin. rubber. See also PERSIST. Trojan. B. crack down on. . go for it. when push comes to shove. rat fink. bump heads with. percolate.80 contemplate CONTEMPLATE v. biggety. go for. lay out. run-in. jump down one's throat. bone to pick. row. scrap. zapper. sidity. shoot for. blast. till shrimps learn to whistle. break with. Melvin. jump on one's case. lock horns with. flak. crack the whip.. tangle ass with. beef. go for the throat. wade into. go for broke. gang up on. lay into. 3. till you're blue in the face. 1. cussed. chicken shit. CONTENDER n. go up against. safety. CONTEMPTUOUS adj. sock it to one. make a play for. let it ride. give it ones all. put up a fight. squelcher. square off. in the cards. hassle. throw one's weight around. chew over. for a coon's age. Obsc). See NEW. king shit. give it one's all. duke it out. have the law on. bone of contention. upstage. day and night. fink. rip into. See HAPPY. fire-eater. lean on. bump heads with. Frenchy. raise sand. 2. pitch into. land on. handle it. bust one's ass. cool something over. push around. let have it with both barrels. till hell freezes over. low-down no-good. take a poke. dark horse (unknown). no end of. break one's neck. go a couple of rounds.

come through. run things. CONTRIVANCE n. handle. chew the fat. playing it safe. do one's part. in line. make a deal. sugar daddy. ice man. pact. switch over. have a finger in. cool cat. a hand. small talk. a lot to say about. stuffy. CONVENIENT adj. stuffy. thingamajig. trick. fly in the face of.). See PLAN. go-go. wrangle. whenever. mother. gab. gifting. See APPARATUS. kept posted. weight. chin music. pull the strings. flip side. bung up. gimcrack. stuffy. CONVENE v. throw a lot of weight. pull the ropes. poke out. motherfucker (Obsc). ante up. white bread. match up. chicken. plugged in. you got it. hang (how does that hang?). deal with. Santa Claus. handy. cook up. shake hands on. cool. copper a tip (act against advice). agin. bung. flak. See APPARATUS. all woke up. 2. 2. have a lot to do with. scrap. at outs. CONTROL v. slant. by the numbers. have the whip hand. reel one back in. get it up. saw the light. switch. See SPEAK. rap. pony up. fly in the face of. CONVERSE v. see the light. See also MEET. get together. trump up. CONTROVERSY n. lump. have it in for. See also MANAGE. plastic. CONTRARY adj. be in the driver's seat. handout. pull the wires. put in one's two cents. in the drivers seat. sign. eyeball-toeyeball encounter. on the beam. words. have the say. on deck. have the upper hand. call the signals. 1. write-off. about-face. keep under one's thumb. angle. cool. got a handle on it. beef. buy. See also SHORTEN. come down with. See ARGUMENT. con. hammer out a deal. straight arrow. throw one's weight around. fuss. yack. on the outs. fairy godmother. g i s m o . do it your way. sucker. quarterback. new born Christian. round up. other side of the coin. See CHANGE. confab. 2. meet up. user friendly. See WOUND. ornery. switch. inside track. have it covered. into. CONTROL n. chickadee checkoff. set. jockey. CONTRIBUTE v. dealie bob. in charge. See SCHEME. square. dealing with. CONTRIBUTOR n. born again. schmoose. turn thumbs down on. shake on. call the play. bass ackwards. con. twist. g a d g e t . switch. go along with. push the buttons. hit the sawdust trail. see the light. wire-pull. sit in on. mastermind. kick in. See KNOWLEDGEABLE. bat the chat. crack the whip. wire pulling. come to Jesus. maxed out (Pol. buster. CONVENTIONAL adj. whip up. bone of contention. drippy. gimmick. clinch the deal. on tap. gift. sit on top of. chip in. bang up. the driver's seat. work out a deal. boy scout. a lot to do with. scare up. mastermind. topsy-turvy. 1. you sold me. 1. 1. by the book. CONTRADICTORY adj. the high ground. one's own sweet time. get together. wind around one's little finger. hit the sawdust trail. play games. Babbitt. bring to heel. dodge. no go. four square. hustler. take the high ground. See also HIT. clambake. heavy hitter. wear the pants. widget. frame up. cross. hip. have a bone to pick. clout. hack out a deal. in front of. according to Hoyle.converted 81 CONTRACT v. Clyde. gab. show. 2. Elk (person). finagler. laid back. ropes. hip. nose. hep. truck with. sign up. cubeular. reup. string. CONVERSATION n. lead by the . ride herd on. modjitate. call the tune. twist around one's little finger. giver. catch. stack up against. be agin. have a finger in the pie. CONTRIVER n. get in the act. henpeck. born again. come around. CONTRARILY adv. dream up. visit. at loggerheads. be agin. head. come to Jesus. uptight. be down on. all around. head up. lady bountiful. get one in a box. finagle. whatchamacallit. CONVERT v. squaresville. buck. straight. CONVERSANT adj. be born again. CONTROLLED adj. 1. See MEETING. run the show. rag around. scene. rule the roost. contraption. pussywhip (female). flak session. angel. rap. jobby. on the other hand. flip-flop. 2. hold the reins. ink. take on. in the groove. brush. CONTRIBUTION n. CONTRAPTION n. juice. come up with. got religion. ass backwards. rough up. CONVERTED adj. See CALM. maxed out (political limit). no go. playing their game. lame. switchover. rube. ornery. whatsis. CONTRIVE v. fold one's ear. throw together. CONTRAST v. corral. take one's death. pillow talk (confidential). dohickey. kick one around. See TALK. quadrennial circus. have the say so. anti. hold the aces. CONVENTION n. belt around. hold a candle to. shoot the shit. run. in a rut. box in. CONVERSION n. angle. firm a deal. be in the saddle. have a lot to say about. arsy-varsy. thumbs down. jive. helping hand. 2. it's a deal. powwow. 1. anti. CONTRADICT v. have a bone to pick. cool and collected. See GIVE. call the shots. yack-yack. CONVENIENCE n. row. meet. See also AUTHORITY. jock. CONTUSE v.

get a handle on something. jump on one's bones. peas in a pod. politician (privileged). schmeikle. CONVINCE v. short. get together. merchant. go to bed with. Jimmy Bungs (ship). mirror. throw in together. shlep. pot slinger. vox pop. cozy. lifer. ditto. trusty. double. lane. get it together. COPE v. quail. throw in with. CORNED BEEF n. heel. See also COLLABORATE. cruiser. nub. xerox. knock-off. weed. carbon. 3. jailbird. alive with. mellow (close). team up. 2. ball. player. shoulder. brainwash. make it. clubby. spaz. lay. cookie. CORDIAL adj. right guy. throw the book at. coming out of one's ears. stir bird. rock crusher. copycat. 3. pirate. go all the way. eel. turn one's head around. COOPER n. belly robber. matinee. go the limit. parallel park (all Obsc). sell one on. nooner.82 convertible chopped top. geezo. put the boots to. COPY v. get one's act together. shag. horse. megacorp. glad-hander. grease pot. meat and potatoes. herky-jerky. take a leaf out of one's book. make like. 1. hash slinger. do the dirty deed. make a believer out of one. play ball. line up with. red-carpet treatment. dry cush. dupe. corned willie. CONVULSIVE adj. heart. COPILOT n. bungs. dead ringer. COORDINATE v. nookie. See PERSUADE. fake. CORE n. goodie. get one's ducks together. no top. brig rat. ex-con. stooge.). be in cahoots with. fall. go partners. bottom line. make it. a mess. hide the salami. CONVICT v. CO-OWNERSHIP n. slant. velvet trap. screw. salt horse. jeppo. heavy. rag top. knock off. See SENTENCE. carbon copy. COOPERATIVE adj. buddy-buddy. in cahoots with. CO-OWNER n. lagger. phony. COPY n. hide out (escapist). See PLENTY. CORNED BEEF HASH n. throw in with. team up with. do like. op. shape up. quarterback. punk. vamp. team player. roll in the hay. jazz. spot. truck. CORNER v. See SEXUAL INTERCOURSE. new jice. hasher. piggyback. hump. fresh one. chase up a stump. get it on. get to first base. meter reader. mousetrap. robuck (bully). belly burglar. 2. red horse. jice. corn bill. COQUETTE n. doctor. pardner. 1. COPIOUS adj. vie. 1. have a fit. knock off. play the game. throw in together. partner. join up with. con. ringer. stat. See MEETING. chocker. yardbird. make out. cremate. frame up. ditto. gee. in the same bed with. See SEXUAL INTERCOURSE. buck. kid. handle. swinger. hen and she'n. work hand in glove with. CORNET n. get-together.C. parallel parking. brass officer. slippery eel. See FRIENDLY. mimeo. clone. no end. spitting image. Square John. stew builder. handle it. xerox. CORPORATION n. grub chocker. wolverine. flimsy. have one up a tree. dupe. bang. buddy. ninety-nine. warming down. twin. spear chicken. hook. powwow. co-op. confab. a little heavy breathing. shlep along. quickie. galore. See BASIC. CONVERTIBLE n. jag. tote. coop. say so. clambake. operator. Irish turkey (with cabbage). ride. rap. two cents' worth. fuck. back. fish. spoil. COPULATE v. hog. nitty gritty. repro. do. The Company. clone. CONVICT n. shtup. compatible (P. bought. birdie back. balling. pack. satisfied. do a take-off. up to one's ass in. look-alike. multinational. hoosier (new). boiler (logger). phony. get in bed with. throw COOK n. PW. dork. carbon. short eyes (child molester). hipster. burn. stat. spit and image. meet. steal one's stuff. 2. frame. pard. get-together. crawling with. plunderbund. See ARRANGE. CONVOCATION n. twist one's arm. biscuit roller. live with. See also BAKER. ruin. duke. fun and games (all Obsc). tree. jungle. CONVICTION n. turnout. hack it. go partners. young horse. screw. lay. two-time loser. COOKIES n. do business with. tough. pass it on over. COOK v. apple knocker. . COORDINATES n. hook in. compatible). clubby. send up. spread for (Fern. put across. palsy-walsy. pull together. pirate. act like. gun. builder. chain gang. gorilla. put away. CONVINCED adj. sizzler. COOPERATIVE n. COPULATION n. sold. score. a fit. take off as. aplenty. COOPERATE v. go like. center man. play the (affect a role). lug. break one's license. buddy-buddy. night baseball. live with. boff. CORNETIST n. knock-off. fix. team up with. judgment call. hack. syndicate. CONVEY v. real man. hump. See ASSOCIATION. chase up a tree. lip splitter. COOLING adj. work alike. CONVIVIAL adj. gold digger. man trap. clan. chip off the old block. fuck. lag. corn willie. thick with. go along with. elbow-bender. rat. make a go of it. pull things together. fake. mimeo. gut burglar.

TEXAS Taco Town. See WRITER. score. nut. boodle. stiff. oil. damage. See CONFIRM. payoff. make first rate. beef trust. outfit. tab. tip. CORRELATE v. pick up. steep. legal eagle. bottom dollar. racket up. put one in the picture. come to. that's for sure. goo. COTTON GIN n. kibitz. legal eagle. put hip. Mr. give one a tip. fans. fly bait. baby elephant. square the beef. okay. straighten out. Five by Five. turps. crush. COST v. stood. See also ASSOCIATION. word to the wise. cage. outfit. pen pal. groupies. gloppy. make up for. tidy sum. CORRESPOND v. shape up. S. See also IMPROVE. get one's act together. lip sync. gook. gang. confab. tie in. war paint. clean up. OK. also a letter smuggled in or out of prison). 2. dead on. CEO. kosher. cher. beak. crowd. highway robbery. right you are. draw it fine. telewriter (TV).O. drop a kite. what's it come to?. an A. ring. hack. reet. glob. croup. squeeze. set one back. pricey.. bark. drop a line. scrub. upstairs. fix up. jenny. drugstore complexion. rubber stamp. COTERIE n. right-o. heavy sugar. put pen to paper. fly a kite (airmail. 1. debug. set one back. outlay. check out. bunch. on the take. keep posted. move back. on the take. get with it. you're darn tootin'. go ahead. gone to bad. green light. on the right track. COUNSEL v. scribble a line. PROTECTION MONEY. payola. bum steer. turn things around. patch. on the ball. pay one's dues. cook on the front burner. insiders. square. buddies. followers. CORRESPONDENT n. wise one up. ring. stiff. below the line. double check. squeal. drop a note. sync. OK. on the money. goonk. highway mopery. gunk. open. pen. mob. be on the same wavelength. put a flea in one's ear. arm and a leg. follow the straight and narrow. highway robbery. flying jinny. put one wise. fiddle with. exec suite. squeeze. COST n. ticket. get on the ball. gayola. double check. check on. mat down. sync up. biggies. terps. CORROBORATION n. take a brace. front office. COSTLY adj. groupthink. okay. makeup. lace one's boots. top dollar. on the nose. gang. go over. crew. bomber (divorce).counselor 83 zoo. CORRECT adj. on the numbers. check up on. man's mouth. COUGH SYRUP n. COUGH n. to the tune of. ring. under the table. go straight. dead meat. bull's-eye. bomber . COLA. tune in on. paid the piper. right on the money. line. big shot. cook with gas. punch. right stuff. gang. according to Hoyle. See also BRIBE. loved one. dues. turn over a new leaf. get one hooked. mob. square up. huddle. you said a mouthful. news hen. scribble a note. crowd. tick. globby. COUNCIL n. See ATTORNEY. tip. shell. body. carcus. CORRUPTION n. launder. put on to. OK. executive. 2. put on to something hot. bigger bang for the buck. money talks bullshit walks. COST OF LIVING ADJUSTMENT n.P. show one the ropes. tainted. outfit. dot the i's and cross the t's. recalibrate. juice. BUSINESS. getup. COUNSEL n. stringer. on the button. execs. See also DISHONEST. brass. to the tune of. 1. 1. tip-off. meat-eater. righteous. have good vibrations. See also CONVENTIONAL. lip. cold meat. CORRECT v. COSTUME n. CORPORATION OFFICERS n. payoff money. padding. check up. hummer. 2. brain trust. wide open. kitchen cabinet. nickel and dime (minor). put in one's two cents. good eye. CORROBORATE v. See EXPENSIVE. on the beam. crew. blimp. gone to the dogs. right as rain. tout. check. put hep. give a pointer to. See FAT. mouthpiece. beagle. CORPSE n. legal beagle. fly speck. poke. on the pad. bad news. okay. meet. skimming. bunch. fast and loose. sweep. stone. CORVETTE n. toppers. rat pack. CORPUS CHRISTI. an arm and a leg. beagle. straighten up and fly right. 1. goopy. mouthpiece. clean up one's act. bottom line. CORPULENT adj. doctor. steer. Vette COSMETICS n. price tag. hook. fat slob. See also RECOMPENSE. right on. See also GROUP MEETING. give the nod. croppy. paint. See also ADVISE. 2. nick. keerect. have good vibes. outfit. something rotten in Denmark. fat city. chop-chop. drugola. beak. remains. CORRUPT v. hefty. on target. fuckin' A. steer. glop. shape up. CORRUPT adj. on track. come to. CORRAL v. a throw. clan. hit the nail on the head. cut it fine. hookup. back. COUNSELOR n. See also EXECUTIVE. dear. dial back. knock out a tab. board. bite. flea in the ear. click. hat. lead one down the primrose path. powwow. amen. tip off. upgrade. fold an ear. tie up. brainwash. turn around. confab. tab a kite. rubber-stamp. solid. gone to hell. goup. you better believe it. huddle. mob. put a bug in one's ear. get heads together. shake. one's two cents' worth.

Hollywood. hot dough. slew. falsie. grad. wrong number. clock. stumer (coin). fire eater. bagman. COUNTRYMAN n. COUNTRY n. COUNTERCULTURE n. one of a scratch mob. killer. stiff. gypsy bankroll. runner. bogue. See ACCEPT. stat. poker face. 3. gutsy. queer hustler. warble. scratch man. cross. groove. sugarpuss. mush. shove. tipster. backs. gil. conk. tot. byway. stacks. date. ambulance chaser. not kosher. COUNTERFEITER n. armchair general. backbone. lots of. lay paper. head . fake. figure out. every which way. pettifogger. phony. go with. connection. weathermen. mucho. peas in a pod. rafts. thick as hail. item. up country. nerve. top. take on. carbon copy. spunky. clubhouse lawyer. DISSEMINATE v. cool hand. funny money. crock. tab. keep company. pirate goods. have a bone to pick. forty ways from Sunday. dope out. sincere. speedy. tote up. umptieth. bum. loads. pipe course. sourdough. peck. gritty. stand for. pack. pleader. maker. tout. ersatz. front. butterfly man. stand tall. doc. clock. game. loaded. paperhanger. cut some ice. backtalk. give the nod. scratcher. postgrad. smack with. pirate labels. See also DARING. phiz. raiser. hardcore. COURAGEOUS adj. gofer. COURIER n. go steady. penciler. oodles. bank on. okay. tracer (crude). pud. COUNT ON v. tongue. crock of shit. bill poster. reckon up. give the green light. bogus. paper. dupe. See FEARLESS. COURAGE n. score. go like. bigger'n life. faked. heart. tough it out. go for. 2. junque. team. spic and span (Black and Puerto Rican). See also FORGERY. umpteen. fixer. mess. make time with. looks. mugger. red tape. kisser. backseat driver. COUNTERPART n. sass. hairy. frame. bogotified. get behind. paisano. landsman. count heads. gruesome twosome. post doc. junque. See OPPOSE. boonies. fly in the face of. fishy. funny paper. shuffle. long green. gopher. sit still for. thick as fleas on a hound dog. tick off. woods. wad. mucho. stiffing it. framed. keep tabs. shove the queer. jerk. short-story writer. smurf (carries illegal money to launder it). COUNTERFEIT n. mint. springer. by the book. COUNTERFEIT MONEY. guttiness. sourpuss. stomach something. front. phizog. green goods. go together. actor. deadpan. 1. plug. buttinsky. See also HINDER. spouter. street people. gut course. take account of. gills. COUNTENANCE n. cobbler. COUNTLESS adj. give the stamp of approval. snap course. turn thumbs down on. rut. wrong. autobogophobia (fear of bogosity). thumbs up. Monday morning quarterback. chutzpah. nervy. yippie. God Committee. grit. COUNTER n. no end to. Philadelphia lawyer. index. map. queer. queer. script writer. two of a kind. bent. more than one can shake a stick at. spit and image. by the numbers. make like. run down. mug. intestinal fortitude. moosh. keep tab. phony. cutter (prosecutor). chow line. handle. carbon. pass. COUNTERMAN n. not what it's cracked up to be. thumbs down. jillion. soft shell. act like. COUNTENANCE v. swallow. ditto. cutor. moxie. bet one's bottom dollar on. starch. chase. passel. spunk. slug. puss. ghost (writes briefs). bags of. umpty-umpth. COURSE (COLLEGE) n. thick as flies. it won't fly. forty ways to Sunday. boodle. that a way. outback.boards. sticks. put on. See also PROCEDURE. bottled courage. rip. bunco. fronts. COUPLE n. stomach. picklepuss. grinder (hard).. put one's John Hancock on. phony up. deuce it. tote. hokey. figure in. grin and bear it. eleventeen. pair off. bunko. pseud. make out like. clone. raft. 2. COUNT v. go agin. coffee pot (lunch). duo. paper. buck. ringer. undergrad. guardhouse lawyer. pile. fake. stack. tot up. wallpaper. pseudo. pseud. rush. kibitzer. bogue. count the house. balls. COUNTERFEIT v. heap. do. jailhouse lawyer. cut ice. bear with.A. bogosity. COUNTERFEIT adj. the D. COURT n. boondocks. what it takes. corazon. penman. train station (traffic). God Squad (both Medic). no such animal. xerox. tangle jaw. gutsiness. whole slew. pan. cut of one's jib. potato. chevy chase. put the blocks to. cluck. phony money. stroll. soda jerk. shoe (also passports). flower children. gutty. aisle. spitting image. spieler. paesano. scrip. guts. twosome. phony. planted (evidence). See COPY. pseudo. mimeo. COUNTER v. COUNTERFEIT MONEY n. Dutch courage (intoxicated). cope. slider (easy). biscuit. put up with. have eyes for. go along with. brass balls. lousy with. COURSE n. lip. Dutch uncle. kangaroo court (mock or harsh small town). true grit. no end of. pass the queer. designer. look alikes.84 count (divorce). bum. mule. hear of. run after. scads. sign off on. take as gospel truth. bet on. live with. stix. dead ringer. 1. COURT v. tidy sum. count noses. gobs. ditto. underground. put-on. 2. zillion. plant. squash. two-faced. do like. knock off. dial. mask. See also ENDURE. channels. load. hippy. See also FALSE. be agin. shyster.

chock. dominoes. Elsie. throw on a make up. itch. 1. wildcat. ugly. yen for. jam pack. squelch. snow. cagey. ditch. dripping with. in clover. CRAFTY adj. rack-up. See STUDY. have one's tongue hanging out for. full of fancy footwork. the munchies (food). pack em in. yellow belly. on the sly. carry a torch for. bite the dust. lech for. put on a false front. spark. slick. screwiness. incog. fraid cat. hard-on for. green-eyed. prang. stuff. go in. smashup. 3. keep the lid on. COW n. CRASH n. wimpy. fraidy cat. go to the front for. COUSIN n. eighter from Decatur. CRAMP n. smooth. front. smash into. rear ender. See also WEAKLING. in holes and corners. sappiness. nebbish. keep it under one's hat. sweep under the rug. slap on some glims. fender tag. pull an all-nighter. 7 come 11.t. stretcher. take the rap for. rabbity. megabook. sideswipe. lily liver. bones. fig leaf. chockablock. in. headbone. cox CRAVE v. CRANKY adj. splashdown. sashay out with. beard. ivory. wrinkle. goofiness. squash. baby. cuz. hanker for. hurting. 2. prang (aircraft). have the hots for. drop. rear end. yen. q. hushhush. spoil for. COZY adj. handshake. in-thing. a bear. nerd. biscuit. you're faded. finesse it. wear cheaters. keep under wraps. bulldoze. pack like sardines. got up on the wrong side of the bed. heavy booking. ivories. See AGREEMENT. tetchy. lily livered. launder. milksop. wimp. itch for. smash up. kick. charley horse. on the q. COVET v. lousy with. COVENANT n. speed. burn the midnight oil.). crack-up. nebbish. paper tiger. moo cow. walk out with. tref. ram in. give ones eyeteeth for. dancer. the last word. come. deuce. stonewall. moo moo. turn on the heat. milk candy ass. pull the wool over one's eyes. lech. See DESIRE. CRANIUM n. pact. chicken liver. have one's mouth fixed for. undercover. scaredy cat. 1. papers. front for. grumpy. bitchy. COVERED adj. yellow. fender bend. fever. snappish. jam. play the goat. COWARDLY adj. turkey. daffïness. comfy. triff. fancy footwork. See RAGE. yen. crack up. pile up. nuttiness. go black. sashay. the latest thing. African golf (both Derog. CRAVING n. streetwise. jellyfish. stack-up. cover for. washout. weak sister. hush-hush. CRAM v. chocker. pancake. 2. CRASH v. put on a front. crunch. See WEAKLING. eat one's heart out.t. ornery. Casper Milquetoast. sideswipe. top off. cloud cuckoo land. See SECRET. chicken heart. in a hole-and-corner way. candy ass. Nellie. See also AIRPLANE CRASH. natural. crazy like a fox. put up a front. Phoebe (5). COVERT adj. piker. yellow. chicken out. paper over. whackiness. COWARD n. See IRRITABLE. slyboots. gutless wonder. enforce. cussed. CRAVEN adj. no dice. 8 the hard way. crunch. newest wrinkle. wuss. Big Dick (10). blindfolded lady with the scales. COURTHOUSE n. fill to the brim. mouse. out of sorts. yen for. washout. it is to die for. aircraft). have one's mouth fixed for. COVETOUS adj. COXSWAIN n. mean. walk heavy. strictly hush-hush. nerf. See AFRAID. COVERTLY adv. Bossy. ditch.. under wraps. pecker ass. palm. covered. yen yen. perfects. scared shitless. crap out. bang into. put the lid on. CRACKERS n. COVERED WITH adj. total. cushy. deal. COVER n.. the willies. smart. jelly. . See also SHREWD. dicker. flats (dice). COW v.t. CRAPS TERMS snake eyes. incog. white liver. run scared. CRAVAT n. buy the back line. 1. showboat. under wraps. on the quiet. q. splash down. auger in (WW II. snug as a bug in a rug. See DESIRE. under wraps. chicken. buffalo. play up to. Milquetoast. lech. itch for. pileup. mangy with. shed. chicken. See INTIMIDATE. doggo. gutless. in velvet. sardine. 2. See HEAD. street smarts. boxcars. smarts. squire. fenderbender. little Joe. phony up one's get up. wrack up. put on an act. hit the books. battiness. 2. front (all places used to hide illegal transactions). cantankerous.craziness 85 rush. push around. big baby. fraidy cat. come out. CRAZINESS n. noose. flash the gogs. die for. lean on. choker. bossie. sissy. spoil for. See DESIRE. See also AIRPLANE CRASH. doggo. 1. fender tag. CRAZE n. cover up. undercover. dog biscuits. on a bed of roses. whitewash. COVER UP v. dubok. set one's cap for. pancake. foxy. slippery. African dominoes. creep (mission). weakkneed. grouchy. whitewash.

Christian. make up. nutty. taken down. gunky. ding-a-ling. set up (plans for). press. flipped one's wig. steer. See WRITE. ass in a sling. caser. buggy. CREDIBLE adj. clock. lug. spitball. brainstorm. dream up. mob. 3. gospel truth. 2. out of one's skull. easy mark. dog ear. screwy. hep. knock off hen tracks on a rolltop piano (type). store. CREATE v. out of one's gourd. See BELIEVE. tip off. smoke a joint. promote. piece of work. blue loco. . missing a few buttons. lost one's marbles. blue. daffydill. swallow hook line and sinker. loco. dotty. 2. CRIME n. CRESTFALLEN adj. fudge together. cockamamie. case. aboveboard. gnarly. freak out. lay out. blonde 'n sweet. flippo. fruitcakey. author. CREAM n. case out. flipped one's stack. round the bend. over the edge. meshuga. CREDIT n. off one's nut. screwed up. red one. Jesus bread. pull off. not too shabby. not have all one's marbles. strokes. gooey. nice thing. gaga. flipped. loony. noodle. wacky. freaked out. flip out. beany. peg a joint. leading edge. hip. creed. flaky. gloppy. varmint. steer wrong. looneytune. bum steer. dingy. set store by. bats. touched in the head. up front. CREATIVE adj. in cloud cuckoo land. offin the upper story. snap. bonkers in the conkus. gone. buy. See GULLIBLE. GO. loopy. off one's head. flash. psyched out. dash off. See PRAISEWORTHY. crowd. tin. goup. nut up. tip. batting a thousand. CREATURE n. case. crackpot. off one's trolley. gook. store. knock off. out of one's head. a case. be taken in. straight shit. critter. dick-brained. wrongdoing. mad as a coot. cut in on a touch. stock. FORGED n. kooky. cow juice. coin a phrase. CREDIT CRISIS n. not right in the head. CREDENTIALS. honest to God. points. throw together. gang. go ape. one's stock has gone up. take as gospel truth. See INSANE. salt of the earth. flipped out. crawly. come through with. think up. swallow whole. cutting out paper dolls. sickie. feeler. beat. bat out. goopy. non compos mentis. whacko. job. CREAM AND SUGAR n. CRAZY. way out. haywire. nutsy fagan. See also DEVISE. make. off one's rocker. grift. flake out. non compos. craft. blow. nut cake. See DEPRESSED. take it off the top of one's head. crackers. CREDITABLE adj. come unglued. 3. goofy. bananas. fall for. come up with. give one a steer. pillar of the church. no shit. cracked. blow one's soul. caser. funny. touched. cook up. crunch. up the wall. off the wall. tick. caper. riffle. candy. wrong steer. birdie (teenage). cuckoo. unscrewed. button. take the bait. mad as a hatter. on the tab. down. unglued. minus some buttons. pussyfoot. CREDENCE n. moo juice. sneak. spring the gaff. loose in the bean. make. goonk. lay. lamebrain. gone ape shit. ape. Brownie points. slaphappy. no bullshit. batty. schitz out. banana pie. nuts. freaky. mount (theatrical). duke in. 1. riffle. go ape shit. CREASE v. straight. psycho. CREW n. out of one's tree. potty. CREDIT v. off one's hinges. cut in for a gapper's bit. crazy as a loon.. knock together. organic. put the pike on. gaff. unzipped. just plain nuts. on tick. on the cuff. bats in the belfry. hit. missing a few marbles. have plastic. whomp up. meshugana. correction. hustle. gumshoe. psych out. heavy racket. job. scatterbrain. sappy. fruity. spill the lay. D and B CREDULOUS adj. on the arm. cockeyed. come. team. snapped. yo-yo. blind steer. gone ape. score.86 crazy CRAZY adj. snakes in one's head. get off. screwball. hands. spark. CREAM CHEESE n. 1. doin' a hundred. touch. nobody home. zonked out. on pump. baked. bloomer. section 8. hit and run. pixilated. half deck. down in the dumps. cross the line. racket. (supply with faulty leads). cool. trump up. clout. true Christian. bughouse. nick. crazy as a coot. See COMMENDATION. CREAMY adj. gooky. fried. totally baked. dream up. creepy. gunk. wire (tip leading up to). move. tetched. dippy. not have all one's buttons. COMMIT A v. take stock in. schizzed out. stock. schitzoid. bugs. mid course CREDIT. gospel truth. flipped one's lid. cracked up. nasty. daffy. dirty work. See BELIEVABLE. hairpin. lay the gaff. singing the blues. cum. script. screwloose. bunch. pat on the back. beat. off the track. head trip. bat out. not playing with a full deck. phony steer. squeeze. snap case. come unzipped. trick. headcase. got to hand it to one. on the muscle. scriven. caper. doodle around. in the ozone. GO v. pen. hatch. out to lunch. nertz. have a screw loose. not all there. finance CREDIT RATING n. declare in. mad as a weaver. nutty as a fruitcake. leak in the think tank. keister. out of one's mind. EXTEND v. crazier than a bedbug. racket. CRIME. drive a pencil. tout (supply with leads). bonkers. quickie. knock out. give one a send in. throw up. barmy. ring in. far out. CREEP v. mad as a March hare. ape shit. squirrelly. loose in the upper story. crack up. schitzy. fast one. shmeer (on a bagel). whip up. paper. mooch. extension (maximum). pat on the back. a prince of a fellow. a sweet make. spot (inspect site for).

hit and run. caught in the act. glitch. tough going. make one's prints (at scene of crime). downer. stiff. stuff. heavy. the arm. in a box. jailbird. cut out on the stem. drag. grabber. aisle-sitter. gunsel. CRIME. clutch. sailor. hit a snag. jerk off a rapper. square. hooker. trick. up shit creek. fish. when the going gets tough. scissorbill. pinch. matter of life and death.. dropper. skunk. fritzer. crip. in a jam. ORGANIZED n. go back for seconds (against same victim). make one's kisser. tough giver up (victim who resists). catch 22. IDENTIFY v. nitpicker. hog. call the turn. stiffo. when things get tough. joker. bollix. flashpoint. . walkout rap. Springfield. wheel man (driver). muscle man. rub. shape up. CRIMINAL CHARGE n. heats on. hep broad. square a beef. boot. prowler. go out on a piece of work. crunch. gun moll. card. chiseler. in a pickle. touch. hipster. the boys uptown. Organization. phony rap. Monday morning quarterback. when push comes to shove. crash. Mafioso. CRIMINAL n. hot potato. mooch out on the grift. cop a sneak. in man. blow. beef. cat burglar. degenerate. on the make. wrapup rap (supported by little evidence). burn up. out of line. caught with ones hand in the cookie jar. square John. a nice score. marker. stiff rap. excon. score. button man. pinch. pull a quickie. grift. in a spot. run the roads down. crab. in a squeeze. outfit. boxed in. squeeze. make one's mug. square a pinch. tight spot. hep ghee. out for a buck. make. put on the spot. caught red-handed. pull off a job. bummer. bum rap. tough rap (supported by ample evidence). give one a blow. mug. hit the panic button. our organization. Mafia. light time (nonviolent action). spitting on the sidewalk. hoosier. gimpy. turkey. shady. wrong beef. when the shit hits the fan. mark who kicks up. dropper. hung up. wrong rap (unjust). lag. wrongo. hardware. bad actor. sidelined. crook. bend the law.b. boot around. in a pinch. in a scrape. in action.F. tipster (spotter of victims). queer. finger. wildcat. finger mob (gang). inside man. stabbing a horse and stealing his CRIMINAL VICTIM n. all caught up. pull a heist. hip up on the score. bang to rights. slippery eel. turning a smart buck (nonviolent). plug ugly. reload. bum beef. shag. at. knock up. finger. jay. yardbird. on the promote. up shit creek without a paddle. See also THIEF. tumble. hit the hard way. in a stew. all washed up. stiff. hustler. sweet mark. piss in a snowbank. play a bloomer. shylock. the People. CRISIS MANAGEMENT n. trigger man. one small difficulty. soft touch. g'd up. screw up (exhaust an area). piece man. hoodlum. push the panic button. rat caper. sleeper. the mob. ten percenter. CRIMINAL adj. in a clutch. famiglia. rumble. come a cropper. muzzier. fagin. blank. double trouble. up the creek. in a tight spot. hooligan. rank a mark. racketeer. on the move. heel.critic 87 tumul. CRIMINAL RECORDS n. peg. break out. large order. mooch. gimp. CRIME INSTRUCTOR n. pull a fast one. hamstrung. two-time loser. plunge out on a score. racketeering. charge out. sucker. rehash. in a fix. on the hustle. blotto. chill a rap. geed up. on the spot. mopery rap. China syndrome (nuclear). Cosa Nostra. hit the heavy time. wrong number. get out on the hustle. crash. good giver up. spike. come on. pig. torpedo. CRITIC n. See IDENTIFY. sticky wicket. lousy caper. syndicate. eel. pedigree. in a hole. spot. blow. squash a rap. guerilla. jam. rank a play. mopery in the first degree. vie. mooner. mob marker. chill. zero hour. dirty. piss up.. yank a sticker. CRIMINAL. put the finger on. hit the turf (leave for scene of). CRIPPLED adj. stiff beef. pull a one-two play. flop. goon. chill a beef. keister mark. off base. hard going. plant. box man. racket. gorilla. smash and grab. sucker who kicks over. blank. squash a holler. family. lush who won't go. F. frame up. get the rapper to pull off. pull a bloomer. pick man. mopery collar. fagin. in a mess. second-story man. lemon. crooked. square a rapper. squeeze. bad egg. in deep water. up the creek without a paddle. right fall. bad guy. soft giver up. yellow sheet. arm man. crumb a deal. louse up. CRIME. the commission. goodie. finger man. books. troubleshooter. pull a sneak. the gang. heavy. crimp. hummer. hot. rank a joint. yuld. perp. crab a play. hood. play the deuce of clubs (quash or withdrawal of charges). jim. toss. wrong. fix. jim a deal. record. mobster. stick. step out on a caper. hung up with. bloomer. rank. bitch. hoosier (new). record). the boys. bum finger. smoking gun. cropper. moll. go on a trick. game. right beef. strongarm man. payoff ghee. fire in the belly. gangster. hump to death. meltdown. when the chips are down. go out on a touch. crime cartel. steerer. spotter. cherry (no rap sheet. flap. turkey (profitless venture). have one's ass in a sling. hurry-up call. PETTY n. hard time. play a matinee. tumuling (regularly engaged in). CRIMINAL'S TOOLS n. cop and blow (swiftly). sweetheart (docile victim). hatchet man. repeater. a good touch (profitable venture). in over one's head. CRIMINAL RECORD n. screw up (bungle). stepping out. mugger. making a clean buck. out of commission. fireman. on the sail. CRISIS n. deuce (small time). on the turf. zapper. rank and lam. up a tree. lush. behind the eight ball. hog-tied. con. right rap. mess up. fink caper.V. fixer.

cutter. scorcher. bitchy. jam pack. cut in half. squished. raunch. sold out. crab. put the screws to. cut to bits. spike one's guns. on slippery ground. dim view. mobbed. jump on. See REPRESS. notice. eighteen carat. ram in. wild-assed. pop off. house. let down. stymie. deadpan. romp. zapper. hanging by a thread. total. kill. slap. 3. filled to the rafters. sideswipe. raw. sound off. cattle. have a bone to pick. See QUESTION. sellout. ice. throw the book at one. roast. lay out. rap. backtalk. squish. third degree. pan. zap. pan. blue. 3. fluff. sardined. buck. knock. rake up one side and down the other. packed like sardines. flak. take a dim view. totalled. taken down a peg. zapper. something fierce. dealer. CRONY n. slam. slug. take down. rap. riffraff. jimmy. bank. rip. heats on. nitpick. jockey ring. down. CRITICISM n. put down. rake over the coals. showdown. skewgee. dress down. wamper jawed. give a black eye. 1. sleighride. stuff. gum. takedown. blow away. CROSS-EYED adj. skewed. give one the needle. trim. flummox. jump all over. yaw ways. kablooey. put a crimp in. everybody and his brother. skin alive. bad mouth. rake. got lead balls for eyes. cockeyed. packed. slaunchwise. haul over the coals. take on. trash. with a straight face. scrunch. book. CRUDENESS n. wall-to-wall people. blowout. on thin ice. boo. gum up the works. box man. give what for. good buddy. snipe at. CRUISE v. up shit creek without a paddle. give it to. upset one's apple cart. rap on the knuckles. ragtag. blister. cockeye. hard. needle. crush. sing small. matter of life and death. CRUEL adj. sweat. in cold blood. louse up. top off. squash. foul up. See HUMILIATED. CRUDE adj. CROSS EXAMINATION n. come down hard on. buzzer. MEETING. See also GROUP. cut. man behind the stick. chockablock. CRITICIZE v.88 critical CRITICAL adj. slap. CRUSHED adj. putdown. CRITIQUE n. gone clean (The. dirty. cutting. touch and go. tear into. slog. CROOKED adj. slam. face off. cut. take the wind out of one's sails. tacky. hop up. full up. CROTCH n. bunged up. zigzag. up the creek without a paddle. knock the bottom out of. touchy. agee jawed. jam up. eat crow. ornery. agee. checkpoint Charlie (Berlin). third. CROWRAR n. write-up. swagged up with. third degree. cut up. cockeyed. let one have it. knuckle dragger. do a number on. shamus. mean. swipe. write-up. topsy-turvy. slap on the wrist. See CRITICISM. bosom buddy. man behind the gun. bad-assed. slaunchways. lean on. sock it to one. battery. land on. bad ass. draw in one's horns. James. CROOKED HORSE RACE n. fanny bumper. buddy.). busted. grody. give one the heat. blow one out. come down on. behind the eight ball. put one's nose out of joint. the fix is in. bum. up to here. crummy with. bollix. be agin. flak. old man. knock. jam. crawling. zing. a downer. CROWDED adj. mob. cheap. hellish. sail into. full house. clean. 2. SRO. butter wouldn't melt in his mouth. CROSS EXAMINE v. poor mouth. mob scene. touchy. dump on. the bird. something terrible. snafu. go agin. squashed. touch and go. shit on. 1. jam-pack. give one the raspberry. call down. bash. ragtag and bobtail. fit to bust. hit. stick it to one. CROSS v. dump. See HUMILIATE. full as a tick. loaded to the rafters. slow pill. slam. queer. kill-crazy. hit. right to the roof. CROWD v. 1. cussed. rough. asshole buddy. take down a peg. bitch bitch bitch. bitch. hurt. swipe at. knock the chocks from under one. pack like sardines. eat humble pie. put away. down in the dumps. light into. bronx cheer. everybody and his uncle. squelch. pack em in. mean machine. hell west and crooked. bar. gunkhole (sailing ad lib). stick. fire in the belly. the great unwashed. boat race. pal. 2. See FRIEND. tee off on one. jack up. fixed. blast. stonewall. put down. stump. poison. go after. put the lid on. See CRITICAL. in smithereens. CRUSH v. pardner. scorch. CRUELLY adv. kinky. sing- . scrunched. jam-packed. stick. run down. topped off. blast on. hit. rave. Bronx cheer. loud-mouthed. lemon. pan. give a going over. sidekick. with a poker face. throw a monkey wrench into the works. in a blue funk. on thin ice. tough. cut down to size. up to the hilt. wall-to-wall people. rap. chips are dawn. hurry-up call. grody to the max. doctor (one who drugs). nuts. screwy. jack deuce. kablooey. read one out. sit on. standing room only. turnout. lousy with. CROWD n. jam. chock. take a swipe at. mellow (close). call down. crimp. put through the third degree. catawampus. mate. stickman. snatch. See also COARSE. lambaste. sardine. cramp. attend to. stiff with. push. doin' dirt. loud. raunchy. grill. fast pill (drug). CRUCIAL adj. skank. notice. snow under. taken down. take a potshot at. on slippery ground. hanging by a thread. fuck up. CROUPIER n. put the blocks to. eat dirt. joint (all used to shock horse). clobber. murderous. murder. static. jammed. up the creek. 2. crumbed up with. lousy. sass. knock the props from under one. CROSSING POINT n.

slick. fast shuffle. shed bitter tears. CLUB. CUL-DE-SAC n. sit on one's face. smooth. gelt. hog-tie. sugar bowl pie. perform. folding. hokey pokey. cuke. handsome ransom. See DEFEATED. baby-sitter. heart. kiss ass. get next to. slippery. goodie. flimflam. go the route. hardtack. CURATIVE n. See also CRIMINAL. dinero. sky pilot. sting. set. bogue. 2. piece of jack. blown away. lead. idiot cards. capper. hard money. dry out. See DEPRESSED. blow off. ass kiss. payoff. yawp. hip gee. caught red-handed. sitter. gamesmanship. seafood. See INQUISITIVE. Heinz 57. padre. get in with. mezumah. nosy. crack up. gyp joint. jell. put a half nelson on. caught in the act. cry me a river. bunco. main line. give face. hoosier (new). moolah. keep the lid on. bottle up. See also REFINED. cool. die. put on the weeps. hanky panky. let it out. laugh on the other side of one's face. stretch the rubber. get one in a box. holler out. big store. meat and potatoes. cool down. weep bitter tears. yawp. jangle. skullduggery. vie. big con. face job. ruckus. long-haired. chicken money. CULPRIT n. mint leaves. shot in the arm. CULTIST n. folding money. billy. grift. 1. offtish. See CUE n. feel up. hard stuff. grab ass (Obsc). head. one-upmanship. sap. CULTURED adj. put the horns on. CUNNING adj. scam. turn on the water works. the big stick. sly boots. funny business. frame up. weeps. all the way. CULMINATION n. go down on. clunky. yardbird. chicken feed. CUDDLE v. hoity-toity. oil of palms. waterworks. ice. have hair pie. con. CUBAN n. let go. French job. 1. See also STOP. become Mr. frenzie. shine up to. kick the habit. taradiddle. eat out. shake. brownnose. 4. song and dance. ice. cunt lap. sweat it out. CURE v. foxy. fur burger. DEVOTEE. creep. cheat. jailbird. 1. long green. hog. the rev. clit licker (Obsc). bunko. stunt. go around the world. make up to. galumphing. happy cabbage. get on the good side of. fast shuffle. break down. See CLERGYMAN. ex-con. green stuff. skins. flimflammery. moonie. play up to. fuss. cagey. gimp stick. highbrow. nitty-gritty. dough. clabber. quick fix. fancy footwork. spic. eat it. glop up. French. lumps. CRY v. face man. CUR n. fix. cork up. CURATOR n. critical mass. lag. shill. high sign. CUCUMBER n. fur pie. blown out of the water. cunt lapping. dead end. cold cash. hung up. smoking gun. PREVENT. feed. house-sitter. out of line. flam. kick. flea hotel. yodeling in the gully. tuna taco. blow one's wad. blubber. kick. two-time. Heinz 57 varieties. cork. snoopy. eating at the Y. frame. go over the mountain. coin. iron (silver coin). bait and switch. teleprompter. See RESTRAIN. cool off. French way. See also BEFRIEND. CUE CARD n. CULMINATE v. bottom line. crazy. send up. line. the wherewithal. one's wad. bread. just what the doctor ordered. face. sixty-nine (all Obsc). eagle shit. cry one's eyes out. piece of change. CURRENCY n.currency ing the blues. box in. boo hoo. See also CONSUMMATE. CRY n. diddling. bawl. feed line. eat pussy. nub. run around. 89 CRUX n. hatchet thrower. con game. CURATE n. bog. jip. switch. CUNNILINGUS n. CUMBERSOME adj. mopus. full of fancy footwork. bunk. bring to a screaming halt. crazy like a fox. CUNNING n. 2. suck up to. smarts. CUCKOLD v. get on the in with. nightstick. lopper. See DOG. jingle jangle. CUNNILINGUS v. CURIOUS adj. quit cold turkey. top it off. con. mint. cheese up. mace. almighty dollar. oint- CULTIVATE v. pooch. box lunch. hold down. give head. holler. eat at the Y. sing the blues. CRUTCH n. caught with one's hand in the cookie jar. off base. gel. short con. See REPRESS. 2. hustle. tongue wash. nod. Fish. dirty. See also SHREWD. CRYING n. dorg. mezonny. set up. put on ice. hat job. streetwise. Holy Joe. double shuffle. savvy. French. muff dive. muff dive. put away. Heinz. wad. take the cure. French kiss. quit cold. gyp. run after. knowhow. pick-me-up. idiot board. clunker. mutt. lay down. CUDGEL n. let it all out. holler. hoot and holler. tip off. monkey business. CURE n. fruit cup. bog down. get on the right side of. hot lead. fast one. hung up with. sin hound. street smarts. zapped. face job. morphine. clunk. See also CURB v. scrub. CULPABLE adj. See CLUMSY. CURDLE v. . blown out. CRYSTALLIZE v. shoot.

swamper. groove. ookus. cuss. jinx. swear word. CZECH n. daily grind. talk dirty. in the mainstream. built for comfort. cuss word. pud. no-no. cut. curvaceous. CURT adj. state of the art. give one the evil eye. in the groove. cush. one's bag. put the whammy on one. built. pigeon. put the horns on. damn. stacked. glop. See FLATTER. cut back. dirty language. CUSTOM-MADE adj. voodoo one. by bits and pieces. curvy. CURTAIN n. See NEW. cut to the bone. pardon my French.). tailor-made. easy make. CUT v. vita. regular. the leading edge. according to Hoyle. highhat. put the double whammy on one. drat. tighten one's belt. cuss word. take a bow. voodooed. rag. yes. barrel. trim. ooks. in a rut. CURRY FAVOR v. CURTAIL v. according to the book. gedunk. chiv. in dribs and drabs. CURVACEOUS adj. suck up to. French. CURSE n. dig in. give one a kine ahora (Yid. CUSTOM n. 2. one's p's and q's. curvy. hit or miss. chop. See MONEY. brain. swim. kiss ass. put in a nutshell. Jones. swinging. leblang (theater ticket price).90 current ment. roll back. can. CYBERNETIC MACHINE n. built like a brick shithouse. peanuts. nutshell. thing. whammy. flame. hairpin. grind. potlids. skewed. CURSE v. hoodooed. walk-in. CURRICULUM VITAE n. darn. hoodoo one. chicken shit. cut down. cruncher. jinx. SOS. See SHORTEN. Chesky. customized. CUSTARD n. sucker. sloppy. CUSTOMARY adj. juice. with it. boil down. half-baked. CUSTOMER n. hoodoo. DC. bleep. CURSORY adj. house- CUSTARD PIE n. brownnose. short. shiv. buddy up. downsize. no no. what's happening. CYLINDER n. number CURSING n. magoo (for throwing). 1. dirty name. cuss. hack. oleo (both The. by fits and starts. float. mark. pazoza. dirty word. special order. all fired. corn. voodoo. See also BEAUTIFUL. hip. mod. darby. same old shit. CYMBALS n. kibosh. super. curves. four-letter word. swear word. live one. snakebit. dirty name. CUSTODIAN n. stroke. color. dirty word. massage. snappy. hang-up. brag sheet. front. get to the meat. apple-polish. head. cussing. baby-sitter. cookies. sitter. ). trendy. bend. snippy. dead president. See CARELESS. in the swim. dirty talk. to order. chump. now. hoodoo. g'dong. fall all over. shot. CURTAIN CALL n. CURSED adj. double whammy. poke. cuss. four-letter word. CURVED adj. play footsie. CURVE n. whack. oof. playing it safe. kiss of death. into. hell fire. AC. goop. on the front burner. . sitter. kick. faddy. CURRENT adj. half-assed. by the numbers. micro. package. chicken. CURRENT n.

2. frug. hustle. bugger up. out of kilter. lay iron (tap). queen. out of one's gourd. queered. wrack up. pogo. steamy. Big D. glitched. hootchy cooch. touch dance. soft-shoe. voodooed. a little on the side. jungle. fart around. circus (naked). total. heavy. 2. steam bath. jerking off. hoedig. spot. stump. See GIRL. mucked up. jitter. dilly-dally. screw around. 1. truck. gypsy. fanner. 91 . fool with. working late at the office. wacky. sizzler. hog wrestle. sent to students and soldiers. dinged. up. snakebit. DABBLE v. sock hop (shoeless). had it. monkey around. bitched up. put the horns on. sunk. relationship. shindig. rugged. unhealthy. hop. stomp. dynamite. break. play games with. rock out. track. no go. hashed DANCER n. swing. fool around. coffee grinder. mingle. play games with. snafued. grinds. gone. sport. screw around. dilly-dally. fool around. cuss. groovin' and duckin'. the big apple. goof up. Delta. ballin' the jack. potchky. crackers. muck around. frug. boogaloo. hanky-panky. snafu. gummed up. double trouble. jerk off. juke it. blansh. totaled. frail. shake up. muck up. etc. bollix up. lay a bad trip on one. wing. body dance. hit one where he lives. jump. alley cat. hustle. tweak. hoodooed. See also FLIRT. rough up. play the devil with. shimmy. loaded. spooning. jerk off. monkey around. DANCE HALL n. macaroni. thin ice. jinx. horse around. 1. snappy dresser. do a number on one. fucked up. bumper. pony. Charleston. hell fire. bollix. billing and cooing. do in. DALLIANCE n. fuck around. jill. gum up. DALLAS soapbox. dynamite. shimmy. flame. swing. do. out of action. strut. bend the goods. bump and grind. brawl. trip the light fantastic. commfued. hoodoo one. chick. screwy. DAMP adj. on downtime. doll. boogie down. soft shoe. dude. monkey. play merry hell with. topless. stripper. off the wall. go at it half-baked. drat. messed up. grinder. strut one's stuff. sticky. chorine (chorus). gone haywire. DAMNED adj. hoofer. square. voodoo. disco. necking. whacko. boogaloo. flubbed. twist. out of whack. jitter.D D. mucking around. zing. bunnyhug. jive. hoof it. See CRAZY. zoo. down. grind. in smithereens.. bugger. bally stand (circus). boodle (candy. bobbled. DANCE n. nooner. buggered up. petting. apache. shake. toddle. play hell with. peeler. DANGEROUS adj. sweat box. darn. snarl up. glitch up. cook. cut a rug. hairy. song and dance man. screwed up. Beau Brummel. jitterbug. See also AFFAIR. striptease artist. hip hop. loused up. li'l mama. strip. bonkers. bumps and grinds. DAINTIES n. swell. the line. high on the hog. sink. on the fritz. DAMAGE v. play around. DAFT adj. foozle. hoodang. go-go. 2. widow maker. strip tease. See CURSED. fuck around. put the whammy on one. dog. shuffle. muck around. shuffle. bent. jimmy up. talk dirty. shot. cheek to cheek. ball up. skirt. fart around. run down. smooching. hash up. babe. kid around. all fired. flash. rock. wax. foul up. classy chassy. Dapper Dan. DANCE v. jitterbug. rug cutter. horse around. DANGER n. get some on the side. conga. fuck up. Lindy hop. black bottom. rock. mess around. DANDY n. lollygagging. bollixed up. put the double whammy on one. baked. nutty. boogie woogie. shake. clotheshorse. kaput. rock n' roll. toff. samba. fool with. wracked up. horsing around. screw up. fiddle with. play around. break dance. clog. twist. boogie. jitterbug. belly to belly. playing around. cement mixer. flaky. kid around. shag. play hob with. buggered. frill. have a fling. on the blink. break. mess around. camel walk. DAIS n. making out. bunny hop. prom. fooling around. carrying on. screwing around. lean on. farting around. DAMN v. kidding around. get down. hot potato. dap. wrestle. fouled up. spin. louse up. fling. hip hop. See DUDE. cooked. voodoo one. slip up. hot. go at it half-assed. frolic pad. hoedown. busted. goodies. tomato. DALLY v. funky chicken. mini skirt. breakdown. carry on. cakewalk. go at it artsy-fartsy. queer. 1940). on the bum. hooch. bumps. rug cutter. play around. in the ozone. fried. rock n' roll. Roman spring (late in life). monkey. risky business. messing around. DAMAGED adj. ADULTERY. lollygag. lollygag. 1. crawl. get. hoodoo. terper. ding. DAMSEL n. alligator. mess up. shout. balled up. totally baked.

grit. whole story. dap. hang around. spiffy. sleepyhead. nervy. moldy. mess around. fossil. sunshades. cradle snatcher. wise up. hot shot. out to lunch. go to sea in a sieve. DAZED adj. 2. See also APPOINTMENT. dressed to the nines. wave a red flag. hell of a note. 1. See FACTS. molasses in January. mind trip. make it snappy. iffy. swanky. tweak the devil's nose. go steady. smart alecky. chintzy. sofa lizard. See also COURAGE. close. spunky. rob the cradle. jazzy. gorked. speed. go around with. nebular. classy. glazed. hanging by a thread. fire-eater. goof off. dash. poke along. DATED adj. goldbrick. See CHALLENGE. smarten up. castle in the air. trippy. mooch around. moth-eaten. bum. touch and go. press the bricks. rush period. go around together. cornball. chancy. a downer. do by halves. moldy fig. DATE n. info. off the cob. steam bath. pizzazz. foot dragger. DAWN n. rat fuck. spaced out. crusty. funky. out of it. DASH v. give one the high sign. woolgather. chapter and verse. glims. posh. bebop glasses. John. See also OLD. screw off. peepers. hangout. brassy. helluva nerve. rinky-tinky. score. Faust. deuce it. DAWDLER n. toddle. poke. stuff. egg (Dutch treat). DAYDREAM v. sprout. off the deep end. spacey. on a wing and a prayer. DASH OFF v. toss off. snap out of your hop. steamy. dicey. dressed to the teeth. go for broke. put on the spot. moxie. DANGER WARNING n. the know. nix.92 danger warning DATA n. DATE v. mope. zex. let down. sloppy. go out on a limb. helter skelter. go on make my day. toss out. tool. ALARM. crack of dawn. slap up. touchy. fuck the dog. spetters. jiggers. nifty. brass tacks. natty. pizzazz. 1. mince. F. stick in the mud. joanie. picture. ricky tick. flag. poop. any old way. gutsy. a snowball in hell. go to sea in a sieve. sit on one's butt. fireeater. of the old school. IOWA Quad Cities DAWDLE v. smarten up. DAY n. snazzy. cheese it. DAYDREAM n. throw off. stick around. lie down on the job. bird. ritzy. guts. tail. blue. keep company. scoop. down. foozle. make time with. gritty. DAY ORIENTED adj. sunup. scrounge around. cloud up. face off. DARING adj. defi. slap out. fuck around. chutzpah. hairy. stare into the middle distance. corny. bail out. See also ADVISE. See STYLISH. crack. make my day. early bright. sharp. has-been. See ALARM. step out. salty. tip. duddy. not a prayer. stare into the middle distance. earth pig (unattractive). dream bait. glaze. heads up. make a run for it. tired. slowpoke. get on it. wraparounds. DASHROARD n. specs. DARK EYEGLASSES n. early bright. can get burned. tweeked . cat. cocky. fast and loose. clown. corn. head trip. call one's bluff. icky. DARE n. sit on one's duff. DAVENPORT. OHIO Gem City DAZE n. import (out of town). WARN OF v. toot the tooter (mechanical). See DEPRESSED. day peep. shag. gutty. smart. moon. trip. knock the chip off one's shoulder. sit on one's ass. on the spot. go together. trip out. blind date. too hot to handle. bent. DASHED adj. rat. swank. taken down a peg. get no place fast. gone. in a blue funk. R. fix up.. dope. back number. shove out. square. bold as brass. shades. horse and buggy. clean. mosey. pie in the sky. bright. rush act. spunk. crack of dawn. out of it. DAUGHTER n. 2. turned out. squaresville. fuck off. DARE v. pipe dream. play Russian roulette. play around. shlepper. furp. fuddy-duddy. go off the deep end. day people DAYTON. play with fire. gauze. See also FEARLESS. highball. wise up. snatch the cradle. bright. goods. grit. See WRITE. step off the deep end. slower than the seven-year itch. gasser. come on strong. jack around. hep up. yesterday. on slippery ground. nobby. step over the line. leave oneself wide open. corn-fed. drag. dressed to kill. dopey. M EGO (my eyes glaze over). take one on. lounge lizard. cheeky. hip up. taken down. slapdash. knock out. DANGER. go for broke. defy. bright. nerve. play with fire. bright. fuck-off. poke around. ticky. hasn't got a Chinaman's chance. blind drag. sticky. freeze. See also LOAFER. fool around. razzmatazz. hell of a. mask. not with it. goof around. dinosaur. day peep. fat chance. DARING n. DANK adj. brass. swell. down in the dumps. passe. hot potato. chutzpahdik. little beaver. rinky dink. wise ass. poop sheet. fool's paradise. See also GO. pipe dream. bell the cat. goof-off. DAPPER adj. old hat. DAREDEVIL n. out on a limb. sweat box. Nadaville. any which way. sunup. jelly. singing the blues. early DAYRREAK n. harum-scarum. see. bum around. bat around. out. Baker flying (Navy). knock off. tip off. See also INFORMATION. watch it. build castles in the air. in a zone. bat out. frog. warm a chair. smart ass. shlep along. on thin ice.

fork over. passed away. goner. cashed in. in the doghouse. bat. life in the fast lane. gone to the dogs. in the red. DEALER. dance hall. DEBT. blah-blah. D and D. down in the gutter. standoff. take down. swap. slim pickings. See also CONFUSED. DEAD adj. merry-go-round. heavy sugar. pricey. . glitz. See also ARGUMENT. la dolce vita. DEBAUCHED adj. Jew down (Derog. talk back. love of my life. shit.O. ol' man Mose. DEATH n. swinger. cunt chaser (Obsc). handle it. razzle-dazzle. See MANAGE. put one away. mechanic. rhubarb. in Dutch. dicker. have at it. drive in the fast lane. gone to the bad. drunk. pickle. punchy. binge. gone to hell. DEADLOCK n. trip up back. the clock's running. offed. lead poison (by shooting). tear. final thrill. last roundup. hack. tootsie. kiss off. big jump. fence. grim reaper. DEBRIS n. honey. DEARTH n. hellbent. the hard way. flashy. gone to the dogs. knock around. shit on. blowout. woozy. went. clerk. hit. when the lights go out. showy. stone cold. the majority. come across with. DAZZLING adj. words. sweetie. make it. horse trade. crossing the bar. bull yard. 2. stiff. DAZZLE v. THE n. shit hit the fan. on a slab. kicked the bucket. out of range. network with. lock horns. popped off. went West. hash over. See also REVEL. put up an argument. work out a deal. kick around. dead as a herring. See BELITTLE. damned if you do and damned if you don't. slaphappy. nodding. wrangle. DEAD ON ARRIVAL adj. lovey. See WANTON. chaser. dump on. foggy. buy the farm. finished. time frame. bender. went to the last roundup. DEACON n. last waltz. done for. DEAL CARDS v. between sixes and sevens. live fast and leave a beautiful corpse. took ones last curtain call. the end. take down a peg. spat. back door. went to the happy hunting grounds.A DEAD. gone. DEAL WITH v. talk game. run em. hammer. iffy. dead meat. finish. tap city. gone to the happy hunting grounds. dee and dee. kaput. confab. rap session. razzle-dazzle. dead as a dodo. sweet face. puddin'. in Davy Jones's locker. stop. crap. DEBATE n. cold. a daisy. toots. See LECHER. under the gun. tiff. time lock. bust. dead end. gone to kingdom come. See BELOVED. box man. stick man. out of sight. DEBATE v. pettifog. See BELITTLED. subway expert. put down. deliver. bump heads. checked out. chancy. six feet under. See EXPENSIVE. had it. betwixt and between. handle. lights out. 2. DISCUSS. in a fog. hammer away at. See DEAF AND DUMB adj. curtains. dish out. DEAR adj. parole. hash. passed on. gridlock. paint the town red. high. womanizer. See DOUBTFUL. rake. See DIS- DEBASE v. took down. hassle. steep. make a go of it. DEBACLE n. dead as a doornail. gone to bad. belly up. rap. dirt nap. eat humble pie. pitch. high living. dick. ropes. -30-. taps. glitzy. irons in the fire. deal out. strings. catch 22. blue ruin. sugar. DEALER. DEBAUCHERY n. an arm and a leg.). DEBIT n. corner. connect with. stiff. bought the farm. cross swords. last mile. See NEGOTIATE. chew over. croaked. wingding. fluff off. back gate. go to hell. wire pulling. burn one's candle at both ends. dearie. go to hell in a handbasket. bone. DEALS n. toot. make a deal. in bad. deac. box. flak session. dead and gone. gone glimmering. DEBATABLE adj. See also ARGUE. put down. junk. hondle. live in the fast lane. powwow. hammer out a deal. DEATH WALK n. DEATH CHAMBER n. DEBASED adj. tack. doll face. the jury's out. gone to hell. last out. stone dead. curtains for one. cashed in one's chips. red ink. dead duck. drop. the cuff. ASTER. dumped on. wandering around in a fog. gone west. GAMBLING n. last debt. one's number is up. pretty penny. bone of contention. get a handle on something. the great majority. gone to that great (whatever) in the sky. hole. shoot one down. DEBAUCHER n. handle. punch-drunk. have truck with. live with. irons. D. touch and go. between a rock and a hard place. boxed. back gate parlor. lost face. drive in the fast lane wih no brakes.debris 93 out. CARDS n. bit the dust. Mexican standoff. dead as mutton. DEADLINE n. on the town. fini. lumps. 1. hassle. baby. conked out. high liver. on the nod (narcotic). swap horses. pushing up daisies. wires. hack out a deal. drop-dead date. 1. down the drain. hack it. DEAL v. knock down the price. back parole (prison). playboy. rehash. DEAN n. bone to pick. jag. fast living. the nut. cher. dead and done for. pick a bone. set to. dummy. balls in the air. fancy.

shiever. no ifs ands or buts. cook. spoof. shuck. two faced. open. huggery-muggery. hoke. See BEGIN. red ink. straight shooter. smoothie. in spades. two-timing. honest John. showdown. malarkey. pull the plug. skids. down and dirty. Derog. bent. scam. been had. pile it on. check out. See ORATE. blow hot air. straight arrow. spiel. go down the line. DECEASE v. come out. taps. flat out. See DETERIORATE. bum. hummer. hustle. wrong number. run off at the mouth. meet Mr. feather legs. albatross around one's neck. shuck and jive. the nod. fake. go downhill. Jordan. sharpie. tap. curtains. See PROCLAIM. two-faced. See BEGINNING. the end. set one back. DECKHAND n. subdeb.L. gil. DECEIVE v. story. crooked stick. DECEIVER n.O. DECLAIM v. sponger. crocodile tears. nut. topside. really. phony. jolly. all locked up. dirty work. bite. gave up the ghost. DECEIVED adj. hot air. one-way ticket. jerk one around. boogerboo. on ice. tap city. DECADENT adj. dirty work. stone (stone deaf). dead horse. clinched. roustabout. snake in the grass. powerful. DECEASED adj. opener. set. 2. fast one. two cents' worth. sound off". fast shuffle. I owe you. give one a bum steer. stiffed one. kicked the bucket. dead meat. See DEAD. See CHEAT.). out in left field. double crossed. damage. DECIDEDLY adv. S. worm. dive. you said it. See DIE. DECK OF SHIP n. faker. IOU. DECLINE n. coming out party. hoke up. con game. DECENT adj. chit. chew the scenery. DECISIVE adj. gone to the dogs. See LIE. low-down and dirty. PROMULGATE. not kosher. con. nail down. DECIDE v. DECLARE v. gone to a better place. throw one a curve. total shuck. dirty dealing. wrong. phony up. go soft. cinch. cinched. living over ones head. call off all bets. come hell or high water. off the nut. dirty trick. bloody. story. play actor. mousetrapped. score. REPORT.B. fast talker. flop. albatross. sure. dance on air (hang). bomb. FAILURE. no buts about it. salt. a livin' doll. jive ass. cuff. slippery. See also SPEAK. set up. duff. straight out. for sure. on the nut. in the bag. See CHEATED. whitewash job. buy the farm. go to pot. dirty pool. pushing up daisies. no holds barred. spiel. say so. spout. DECAY v. moocher. cheese-eater. dirt napping. diddled. in the ketchup. See WANTON. passed on. terribly. See CHEAT. dog biscuits. all out. desperado. cropper. get on a soapbox. dirt nap. straight. clinch. regular. in hock. deb. sting. con artist. Hollywood. flatline (Medic). head for a hearse. snowed. flam. disinform. smoke and mirrors. gone to the bad. the call. fake. tab. rabbit. no ifs ands or buts. 1. hose. cheatin' heart. soapbox. bad news. shady. crooked. been taken. pratfall. doesn't wash. way off. DECEASE n. pull one's chain. DEBUT n. for a fact Jack. suckered. deacon. speak with forked tongue. due bill. phoney. highway mopery. fishy. momzer. See VIRTUOUS. See also SHIFTY. blast. buy the farm. deep six. baggage. See DETERMINE. baloney. See DETERMINED. jivey. See DEATH. cover-up. See CHEATER. sting. salt a mine. (silver-lipped operator of bullshit). absofuckinglutely. DEBUT v. no catch. slick. absitively. DECEPTIVE adj. sincere. hogwash. in a hole. bought the farm. shuck. jive. worm. on the skids. DECISION n. to the tune of. take a decision. price tag. load. double crossing. in debt. head for the last roundup. four-flusher (does not repay). fib. whitewash job. leech. is the Pope Catholic? See also ABSOLUTELY. . spiel. nailed. shark. sandbagged. disinformed. gyp. con man. straight out. DECEIT n. litmus test. smoocher. gone to meet one's Maker. bit the dust. white. no kicker. below the line. for a fact. cool off. in the red. DECIBELS n. shuckin' and jivin'. ASSERT. sweet talk. cook up. gone. nigger rich (borrowing to buy luxuries. slick. woofing. balls. almighty. pitch. snow job. DECIDED adj. sure as God made little green apples. whip. posilutely. no strings attached. bottom line. off. DEBTOR n. DECEPTION n. jive. spout. sharp. closed one's eyes for the last time. that's a fact Jack. terrifically. DEBUTANTE n. come to. soft soap. real. DECLARATION n. fraud. DECEITFUL adj. right. jive-ass. sellout. in the barrel. shaft. use it or lose it. talk big. coming out. mat (usually aircraft carrier). reach-medown. crock. two-timing. crossing the bar. hoser. fucked. scrounger. grim reaper. doctor. sponge. bow. conned. get on a soapbox. dues. whitewash. flat out. cert. fuck one over. but def. def. checked out. See CHEAT. opt. croak. fishy. See also SLUMP. screw. gone to hell. snide. bow. deadbeat. on the up and up. See also PROCLAIM. terminological inexactitude. and no mistake. skunker. call the shots. foxed. dirty.94 debt DEBT n. go.

crying shame. put down. be afraid. woofing. louse up. doodad. wipe out. burning shame. humbug. boil down to. give one the arm. come down in the world. take a swipe at. welcher. brag rags. cheap shot. hit. left-handed compliment. See also TRIUMPH. rope in. whomp. not think of. DECORATE v. brain. running out of gas. done. read the riot act. 3. trash. behind. egg one on. clobber. larruping. dirty dig. dirty wash. clobbering. bet on the muscle. get one's lumps. DECRY v. DECREE n. the riot act. roast. upset. knock off. played out. sizzler. desperado. backbiter. blister. deck. cut back. fuss. slam. DEDUCE v. wipe up the floor with. knock the beholden out DECREE v. DEFACE v. DEFAULTER n. take the wind out of one's sails. foozle. See DETERIORATE. trimming. stunt. BELITTLE. leathering. plunging neckline. come apart at the seams. bells and whistles. skeleton in the closet. glossed over. whipsaw. skedaddler. Watergate. make mincemeat out of. kick ass. pan. hit. See SERIOUS. See also BELIEVE. suck in. shellacking. antler alley. whack. knock off. mud. beat the tar out of. DEFAMATION n. kept under one's hat. whip. slam. deadbeat. mitzvah (good). beat up. shill. whipping. gewgaws. done up. See also ACTION. see in the alley. 2. leather. lay one low. fuck up. bunco steerer. kayo. See also DAMAGE. mousetrap. trashing. beat the shit outta. drubbing. take out. scrambled eggs. See CRITICIZE. put down. say. total. tear down. lathering. in a bad way. washout. See COMMAND. put the sleeve on. flunk. pass on. workover. smear. not buy. do a number on. lumps. shuck. fizzle. poor-mouth. brickbat. played down. gloss over. skip. take one. dynamite. make light of. sitting duck. DECLINING adj. foul up. fandangle. knocker. DECORATION n. wing. bash. jazz up. bump. game. follow through. welch. shut out. DEED n. conk. throwaway. tanning. welsh. whop. fall. See also LURE. walloping. ruptured duck. cream. slime. scorcher. set store by. spruce up. DEEM v. See also REJECT. blow off. plan. total shuck. knock. licking. lay down the law. zap. roll back.defeat 95 DECLINE v. backhanded compliment. feel. bit. drub. lambasting. garbage (food). come on man. gum up. embarrassment. bad-mouth. black eye. DEFEAT n. pan. . bloody murder. pusher. paddling. KO. dirty dozens. dirt. whopping. take it out of one's hide. screw up. lather. DEFAME v. cover up. nark. the word. DECOY v. thing. not hear of. fix up. See CONCLUDE. put on the cuff. low-down dirty shame. rap. play down. old faithful. chum (fishing). be on one's last legs. 1. shill. come down. doll up. lead up the garden path. rap. knock. heavy. take a fall. DEFAMER n. take down. fruit salad. deek. figger. clean on. pratfall. hurt. DEDICATED adj. take care of. plant. meet under the arch. dump. add up to. DEEMPHASIZED adj. what one is saying is. rank out. deduck (income tax item). low profile. steer. tan. skeleton in the cupboard. beat the beholden out of one. go downhill. whip ass. chicken guts (Mil. bad-mouth. knock cold. stiff. whaling. turn down. dirty shame. beat the living tar out of. do. bust. whitewashing. tan one's hide. lay one out. on one's last legs. dozens. rap. down for the count. gussy up. soft-pedalled. shoot down in flames. waste. See SLANDER. shoot down. stool pigeon. hiding. shirk out of. down and out. powder. poke in the eye. the way one sees it. let it all hang out. paste. See LURE. smack down. smear. DEEP adj. come on. total loss. turn thumbs down on. dirty linen. Waterloo. bonk. whomping. shut down. jazz. DEFAULT v. DEFEAT v. take it all. put on the bells and whistles. gingerbread. 2. ] . purple heart. See also INFERENCE. lambaste. have a hunch. dirty laundry. down to there. stiff. See BELIEVE. disaster. shutout. wipe off the map. hash up. dish. knock. bloop. beat the living daylights out of. big idea. waxing. absurd). zetz. knock one out. stunt. bends. muck up. have one foot in the grave and the other on a banana peel. hit the skids. dress one down. mudslinger. punch one out. knock. wax. con. button up one's pocket. down played. downplay. put the zingers in. mess up. DECOY n. down on one's luck. happenin'. dressing down. booster. drop. cut. blue murder. pasting. on the skids. DEDUCT v. skipper. DEDUCTION n. low rent. 2. skip out on. papers. bait. body blow. seagoing (large. beating. soft pedal. flax. trash. See LOYAL. smearing. be afraid. take it out of one's skin. low-keyed. skate. ball game. larrup. gimcracks. DECOMPRESSION SICKNESS n. run out on. chest hardware. See also UNIMPORTANT. no show. knock around. go to pot. scorch. 1. draw the purse string. stoolie. slam.). 1. do a number on. wipe up the place with. DEER AREA n. rabbit. See also CENSURE. figure. true blue. dingbat. DEEMPHASIZE v. pepper. welsher. tout. shoot one's wad. go to the dogs. See UNDERPLAY. put one's foot down. slap in the face. cuttin' (jazz). cat. beat the bejesus out of one. DÉCOLLETÉ adj.

put one away. torpedo. body count. SDI. top. stymied. on hold. clay pigeon. skank. dump a load. cook one's goose. throw for a loop. lay it out. See EXCUSE. clean one's clock. blank. one's hands are tied. cap. Enhanced Radiation Device (neutron bomb). settle. DEFER v. glitch. on the line. with one's face hanging in the breeze. DEFIANCE n. shut down. say uncle. tag. put the slug on one. go upside ones face. put one in the hospital. mind blown. put on the back burner. DEFEND v. down. go to the John. DEFILED adj. See IMPERFECT. business. call. not cut the mustard. run rings around. trounced. hosed. DEFECT v. take a shit. on the bum. See also SUPPORT. sconce. not up to scratch. squat. give into. knock one for a loop. DEFECATE v. DEFICIENCY n. hang fire. DEFERRED adj. knock one's block off. throw a monkey wrench into the works. go poo-poo. aced out. macho. irregular. skin. knock one on one's ear. catch. make one say uncle. lick to a frazzle. black mark. See also IMPERFECT. crud up. plow under. fish tale. massage. crap. skinned alive. not make it. caught with one's pants down. lathered. DEFILE v. balls. in the red. give one the business. BM. See also GO. shoot full of holes. copout. theatre war. ERD. song. take it on the chin. dust one's jacket. put one's nose out of joint. gremlin. See also SLANDER. Schneider. third string. gas. surgically clean strike. run out. snow under. whitewash. settled. mess up. make caca. cover. banjax. meatball. steamroller. beat all hollow. put on hold. seconds. defy. glitch. cover one's ass. trimmed. whale the [anything] out of. poop. all up with. shake a few clinkers out. DEFECTIVE adj. blown out of the water. due bill. burned. stand up for. beat by a nose. kowtow to. make number two. take the cake. you can't buck something. squelch. make ah ah. gremlins. go over the fence. terd. DEFICIT n. topped. poke full of holes. See BOWEL MOVEMENT. nature's call. up the creek without a paddle. do one's business. you cant buck city hall. been through the mill. mug. cover up. knock the chocks out from under. finish off. scuttle. DEFEATED adj. caught with the smoking gun. go to the chic sale. label. map out. go. in the hole. bury. sass. cover one's ass. guts. blow sky high. not hack it. shit. fix one's wagon. take a walk. let have it. hack it. jive. Star Wars. go to the bathroom. ready to be taken. crap. take it. not up to scratch. play in the sandbox. mega deaths (one million killed). knock on the head. dues. sneak past. second fiddle. stonewall. done for. back. go to the the can. not make it. DEFECATION n. big talk. swamp. bonus kill. knock for a row of (anything). nose out. number two. sitting duck. deal a knockout blow to. fish story. cooked. turd. second. down and out. not pass muster. clobbered. not cut out for. fix. stick up for. tube. call a spade a spade. blems. in the line of fire. you can't beat the system. red ink. on the spot. give one a black eye. lick one's wounds. caca. take a crap. blanked. have a hurry-up call. muck up. second string. scuzz up. put it in their eye. knock the shit out of. song and dance. shave. scooped. knock into the next county. wide open. beat the drum for. DEFECT n. bit the dust. knock one on one's ass. upset one's apple cart. in a wait state. knock the living daylights out of. snowed under. schlock. knock the bottom out of. pigeon. oil. collateral damage. DEFINE v. 1. marved. caught in the open. on the shelf. blown away. whitewash. flameout. blast. in the ketchup. sleaze up. put the kibosh on. lambasted. dump. kill. done in. murdered. out on a limb. go caca. DEFENSE DEPARTMENT TERMS MAD (Mutually Assured Destruction). down one. in hock. upset. make hamburger out of one. on the chin. cool it. drop a terd. wrack up. haul ashes. nail it down. hot air. bulldoze. clean on. have it all over. crumb up. go ah ah. trash. murder. answer nature's call. eat one's lunch. murdalize. give one a rain check. blown out. go to the mat for. story. busted. grunt.96 defeated of one. exposed. snowed. beat the system. not come up to scratch. pigeonholed. cry uncle. snow. See DELAY. kink. bug. take a dump. pin one's ears back. beatsville. dirty. piss on. . strategic hamlet (target city). thrown for a loss. hold off. whale. tall talk. plunk. skunk. answer a call. cleanup. shake the ashes out. take a squat. settle one's hash. stick one's neck out. not make it. wallop. kiss ass. dump. shit. naked. blem. finish. bring home the bacon. do in. a few bugs. edge out. zapped. licked. creamed. run circles around. go to bat for. knock the props out from under. shut off. go to the two holer. trashed. dead horse. sink the opposition. have to see a man about a dog. skinned. See also BLEMISH. lip. knock one ass over teakettle. on the back burner. ripped. fixed. whitewashed. stool. cooked (radiation). beat the game. put on ice. make one lose face. knock the daylights out of. caca. whipped. pull out. blow away. lick. scrubbed. bug. go over the hill. squash. ride shotgun for. back talk. have a BM. spike one's guns. tail between one's legs. poopoo. get one's lumps. glitched. DEFENSELESS adj. smear. blow one out of the water. shellac. knock one into next week. sucker for a left. ass out. shut off. 2. tee off on. floor. sell out. DEFICIENT adj. mucked up. have one's ass in a sling. shelve. blow one out. outta gas. blow off. trim. See DEBT. floor one. put the skids to. fish. 2. rollover. mirved. trounce. put away. thump for. DEFENSE n. knock one's socks off. cook. off-time.

touché. See also DAWDLE. DEFLOWER v. on ice. cash on the barrelhead. stick. in bad. absatively. DELAY n. cool. mulligrubs. sterilize. bind. hold off. See ABSOLUTELY. sit tight. knockout. shelve. pan. cut. vamp. kick one in the heart. creep. the necessary. Dad. See ULTIMATE. drag one's heels. DEGRADED adj. showstopper. have lead in one's pants. DELAWARE the Blue Hen State. squelch. in spades. DEFLATION n. run down. had it. goof off. pony up. DEFINITELY adv. pull a stall. down trip. hold on. dumps. hold on. stabbed. sanitize. sheepskin. squash. on the shelf. won't take no for an answer. hold up. debunk. the First State. play for time. let slide. let the air out of one's tires. See CHEAT. shithead. shelved. kick in the ass. See CERTAIN. hang up. stick fast. X-out. DEFUNCT adj. tie-up. good hands. lollygag. scrumptious. slip. lost face. take one to the cleaners. go downhill. down in the mouth. posilutely. dilly-dally. come up with the necessary. sidelined. shell out. no buts about it. break one's cherry. holding. put on ice. give one a rain check. crackerjack. die. die on the vine. divine. drag one's ass. payoff. take the air out of the ball. comeuppance. dilly-dally. pan. pigeonhole. cut down to size. snooze you lose. See HUMILIATE. jam. cotton mouth. string out. bump. letdown. ante up. shilly-shally. DEGREE n. buttonholed. jammed up. blahs. what you see is what you get. cash on the line. shit heel. absofuckinglutely. hold fire. kaput. put on the back burner. sit on one's ass. stall around. on hold. hung up. have know-how. defi. gone glimmering. straight out. cute. fuck around. slimebucket. hang tough. 1. kick over the traces. DEFLATE v. stall. See PAY. knockdown. turd. logjam. blue funk. go on make my day. strapped for time. no ifs ands or buts. DEGRADE v. passed up. fork over. DEFT adj. DEJECTED adj. Man Upstairs. fart around. take one on. flat out. put on hold. snip. kickback. DEITY n. jammed. hang up. 1. clip. stooge around. downright. cold. DEFRAUD v. holdup. blues. burn. . sit tight. gone. put down. the wherewithal. set. screw around. stall. shit. hang back. rub. take down. kick in the stomach. futz around. See EDIT. bad guy. puncture ones balloon. maggot. hang fire. DEJECTION n. knock down. bleep. nailed down. gone to bad. pop one's cherry. screw. rook. plunk down. the needful. take down. down the drain. fly in the face of. hang back. come hell or high water. bummed out. drag one's feet. 2. slam. fuck off. cut down to size. front. let the wind out of ones sails. DELAYED adj. funk. See also SEDUCE. cert. clean up. DEFY v. decontaminate. kick in the ass. let go to pot. cover up. DEFRAYAL n. gone to the dogs. in the pits. pay up. See also PAYMENT. See DETERIORATE. heavenly. all torn up. shoot down. DELAY v. debunk. give one the hip. mudsling. lock and win situation. delish. PHT (putting hubby DEHYDRATED adj. DELETE v. blue devils. go to pieces. make my day. dolefuls. goldbrick. sit on one's butt. meet eyeball to eyeball. downtime. drag out. bummer. put-down. mutant See VILLAIN. bad news. rip off. come apart at the seams. hose. let down easy. hang. slow up. cool one's heels. drag one's heels. in a bind. foot the bill. put on the shelf. 2. motherfucker (Obsc). fleece. stretch out. give one the run around (repeatedly). double clock. held up. crack. mofo. kick one in the heart. infra dig. conk out. DEGENERATE n. checked and double checked. fool around. DEGRADING adj. bench. See CHALLENGE. mumps. See DISGRACED. break in. dead and done for. See HUMILIATE. sucker into. shot down. drop. mopes. gone to hell. dragged. spitting dust. DEFRAY v. hold the phone. takedown. mopey. mouth full of cotton. stall. sleazeball. put down. crawling. Head Knock. dally. bad ass. hurtin'. break ones heart. shuck and jive. tear down. bounce off. put off. with tits on. geek. shaft. bleep out. knock. play around. DELEGATE n. stooge around. See also ABSOLUTE. shoot down. the Diamond State. See DEPRESSED. DEFLECT v. stonewall. burn the midnight oil. bounce. holding pattern. freak. kick in the stomach. Lordy. gut. blue pencil. yummy. sit on one's duff. scrubbed. go to the dogs. stonewall. rep. cough up. launder. hang about. bust.delete 97 DEFINITE adj. See DEAD. shingle. the mokers. hang. cash on the nail. in the bag. pull a stall. DELECTABLE adj. on the back burner. downer. pigeonholed. take down a peg or two. pass up. hang around. through). DEGENERATE v. done for. trim. DEFINITIVE adj. drummed out. sidetracked. sit on one's hands.

the heebie jeebies. deadbeat. demo. deadhead. flipped. foxed. put on. put out. tickle pink. flipping. See DEATH. off one's head. ritzy. DEMAND v. handcarry. snow. screaming meemies. snow under. poor-mouth. wiped off the map. no show. blue ruin. get off on. shit or get off the pot. pan. take apart. noodle it around. psycho. bananas. Dix. See SEARCH. plush. behind. DELIVERY BOY n. crawl. cut rate. down the tube. See THRILLED. donkeys. knock around. chew over. DELUDED adj. See TRICK. the creeps. leave no stone unturned. just what the doctor ordered. wipe off the map. DMZ DELICIOUS adj. sent to students and soldiers. go over big. tickled pink. fool's DELUSION n. DEMOLISH v. caboodle. boll DEMOCRATS. DELIVERANCE n. send. knock dead. sucked in. swamp. take out. snakes in the boots. break the lease. flipped out. snow. See DEVIL. dingy. fork over. put down. gig. hit. grooving. figary. flood with. demob DEMILITARIZED ZONE n. Demos. DEMOBILIZE v. torpedo. eat dirt. tickle to death. they're peeing on us and telling us it's raining. little devil. welcher. shuck. divine. See also ANALYZE. skipper. schizoid. 1940). hurting for. nutty as a fruitcake. mope. DISCUSS. ram. first cabin. juvie. banana pie. grok. getaway. fucked over. total. DEMILITARIZE v. done for. DEMERIT n. s u c k e r e d . DEMENTED adj. yummy. hit up. score. rack one's brains. DELUGE v. trash. shot. run it up the flagpole. taps. scrumptious. knocked from one's high horse. DEMOLISHED adj. DELUXE adj. THINK. pipe dream. hype. DEMEANED adj. backflips. DELINQUENT n. See LUXURIOUS. knock. goulash. See TRICKED. cool something over. got one's comeuppance. eat humble pie. kick around. gimme. getaway route. disinform. fruitcakey. bad-mouth. delish. unglued. tickled to death. get high on. See DESTROY. jerk one around. get naked (not necessarily sexual). knock out. yummy in the tummy. sold on. drop. DELIGHT IN v. DEMISE n. blue devils. stew over. JD. hashed up. lights out. rip. fish or cut bait. flipped out. goodies. DELICACIES n. tap city. set up. blow one's mind. head trip. demob DEMOCRATIC PARTY n. delly. See BELITTLED. backbreaker. dig. solid South. punk. blue johnnies. paradise. pleased as punch. fruity. driver. put in the toilet. a rush. dump on. dick one around. DELIGHTED adj. powder. schitzy. jimjams. -30-. buy the farm. Dixiecrats. spring. See HUMILIATE. gofer. jerked around. DELIVERY n. hammer away at. pink spiders. desperado. separates the men from the boys. DELUDE v. posh. last out. donkeys. 2. cuddle bunny (young female). slay. pass it on over. mousetrapped. the horrors. black mark. big jump. live it up. See also AMUSE. weevils. duke. schizzed out. DELVE v. freak out. tear down. out of one's tree. fiend. final thrill. welsher. See DESTROYED. speedy. last roundup. totally baked. cold cuts. DT's. hand-walk. hellion. boodle (candy. 1. high on the hog. dish out. gopher. pink elephants. DEMON n. whacko. wowed. heavenly. snakes. dibs on something. whistle for (but won't get). totalled. . knocked off one's perch. tear away. the clanks. the people. be just the ticket. turn on. sink. d i s i n f o r m e d . break. DELIRIOUS adj. DELICATESSEN n. swank. mooch. See DIFFICULT. chew the cud.R. strung along. stiff. pop the question. conned. wow. sweat over. out of one's head. infra dig. out. DELIRIUM TREMENS n. SOUTHERN n. shit on. the end. the shakes. See also HALLUCINATORY. in the ozone.). trip. live a little. out of one's skull. pour it on. one's number is up. turn inside out. put on one's thinking cap. bat it around. DEMOCRATS n. skin. hold out for. really get into. beezie-weezies. rabbit. cut down to size.98 deliberate DELIBERATE v. come across with. party of Demos. out of one's gourd. DELIGHT v. weed. shuck and jive. etc. Brownie (R. eat crow. See ENJOY. kaput. do a number. breakout. knock down. DEMANDING adj. swanky. tough. down the toilet. deli. get a boot out of. DEMEANING adj. DEMEAN v. sell wolf cookies. handsprings. See CRAZY. dumped on. hit the spot. DELIVER v. have a tuck in one's tail. drop. ding-a-ling. rap. jive. groove on. ballbreaker. beat. lookin' good. skedaddler.

pushing up daisies.dependency DEMONSTRATE v. thumbs down. DEMOTE v. make. panned. like hell I will. roast. 3. take a powder. put the finger on. hold back. go take a running jump for yourself. march. hang a sign on. give a for instance. always there in a pinch. caught with a hand in the cookie jar. kick off. one who delivers. set back. family DENIAL n. like hell. fink on. COLORADO DEMOTED adj. 1. DEMONSTRATION n. See INFORM. nah. frig it. caved in. DENOUNCED adj. flash. fuck off. stow it. 86. DENOUNCE v. habit. turndown. cut out. trot out. haul ass. finished. DNA. come apart at the seams. rat on. in the bag (police). getaway. finger. DEPARTURE adj. get to. fanger. DENY v. rally. move out. DENVER. DEMONSTRATOR n. not by a long sight. bow out. See DISPLAY. take it on the lam. move on. stage a walkout. ixnay. no dice. hard time (sexual). one who comes through. lost momentum. latest wrinkle. DEPARTMENT n. blow out. monkey on one's back. bought the farm. fat chance. get. no can do. thumbs down. bop off. flag (assumed). busted. kick in the teeth. include me out. stonewall. unglue. set down. blackballed. debunk (prove false). DEMUR v. DEODORANT n. teach-in. DEOXYRIBONUCLEIC ACID n. fly in the face of. last word. take the steam out. hem and haw. DENTIST n. See also ADDICTION. drop a dime on one. plead a five. fucked over. in thing. sit in. fink. tag. See DEAD. party pooper DEPARTED adj. roll out. send up. protestnik. not by a damn sight. psyched out. put down. DEPENDENCY n. bust. tear down. not by a long chalk. Rock of Gibraltar. stonewall. stool on. not on your life. . wait and see. moniker. psych out. bust. See also STRIKE. passed away. git. bump. damned. give a black eye. walkout. finger. 99 DENOTE v. angries. rumpus room. 1. DEPART EARLY v. shove it. no go. cut and run. monkey. stick it. bag ass. be agin. peel out. you should live so long. DENOMINATION n. vanishing act. tab. playroom. knock down. no way. crack on one or something. knock. mudsling. slot. DEPART v. not by a darn. punched out. make feet.O. nix. go jump in the lake. blow. cut. rip up the back. cold shoulder. Vietnik. benched. smoke screen. lie in. turned down. no soap. no sale. See TRUSTWORTHY. rat. DENIGRATE v. knock one off his perch. buck it over. N. blast off. kick in the ass. Jones. six feet under. rec room. See SLANDER. lie-in. make a break. button down. security blanket. not a bit of it. molar masher. DEMOTION n. beat it. dent DEMORALIZE v. turn down. over my dead body. See NEW. uh uh. put down for. slot. nothing doing. popped off. nope. tooth booth. shove it up your ass. slap in the face. DENTAL OFFICE n. DOE. peacenik. broken. carry the load. butcher. Mile High City. pussyfoot. break. show and tell. powder. DEPENDABLE adj. no way Jose. nix. blister. too drunk). hit the road. set back. takeoff. skin out. who me?. take apart. sit-in. what's happening. 2. cut ass. ask me another. tag. rock. not by a long shot. label. See also DISTURB. hook. put away. unzip. kaput. put the finger on. send up the balloon. put one's finger on. fubis. latest thing. forget you. DENIED adj. split. not much. lumps. march on. sing on. blasted. DENTAL STUDENT n. newie. hit the trail. walkout. not by a damn. bad mouth.. blow up. caught with one's pants down. run down. go to pieces. room. killed. held back. like fun. pin it on one. lay at one's door. eighty-six (denied service. not by a darn sight. rif. no go. I'll see you in hell first. new wrinkle. ugh ugh. See DISCOURAGED. rif. newfangled contraption. take the fifth (plead the Fifth Amendment). take off. break with. turn thumbs down. See EXPLAIN. love-in. unh unh. brand. ease on out. make one sing small. not a Chinaman's chance. unzipped. hit the bricks. not a chance. stick it up your ass. count on one. name. come apart. what's in. DEMORALIZED adj. get git. go by. boxed. peg. on a slab. cashed in one's chips. ooze out. nixed. blow the whistle. DOT DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION n. pussyfoot around. DEN n. See STRIKE. 2. shove off. wing. jones. bench. scram. tab. walk one through. flake out. See GO. 86. kicked the bucket. naw. Mile High. blackball. no siree. buck. stone cold. forget it. handle. negatory.

can. bummed out. tied to one's apron strings. led by the nose. drop. squirrel. flipped out. crack. unzipped. DEPRESSION n. on a bummer. rhino. tear jerker. kinky. run out of town. go to the dogs. See LAMENT. send packing. can. roast. godawful. fried. rank out. raspberry. beat. lay money on. drug. teardrop special. dump. rainin'. stiff. on one's back. down in the mouth. tin can. take on. run down. clanked. needy. do a number on. go to pieces. awful. razzberry. DEPRESSANT n. taken down a peg or two. carry the mail. rainy days. die on the vine. droopy. hold no brief for. throw out on one's ear. cracked up. mumps. blahs. raining on ones parade. dig. down in the dumps. give the old heave-ho. dragging ass. put the needle in. lousy. unglued. See also sob story. dump on. damper. skid row. bet one's bottom dollar on. biggety. bottom out. gone ape. act like a wet blanket. have-nots. DERELICT n. DEPRESSED AREA n. DEPOSE v. turn one off. carry the torch. bleed. hang crepe. backhanded compliment. slam. sassy. hold back. in the toilet. bounce. low. loco. goshawful. dirty dig. blah blahs. mokers. chill. throw a wet blanket on. DEPRIVE v. throw cold water on. spring fever. got the blue devils. not go for. down trip. razzberry. DEPRIVED adj. take down. drummed out. taken down. DERISION n. bum. give a black eye. DEPEND ON v. smart ass. shitty. kick out. gone ape shit. tent city. in the pits. tough shit. hurl a brickbat. in a blue funk. dolefuls. mopes. flip. downer. ape shit. stinking. ash can. parting shot. ghost town. should have stood in bed.). slam. whacko. jolly. Bronx cheer. thumb one's nose at one. nutsy Fagan. suck dry. nuts. tin can. throw cold water on. hurting. feelthy. rip. bird. bust. grim. loose in the upper story. slimeball. bum out. down on all fours. baked. ride on one's coattails. ape. down and out. carry on. hooked on. plunk down. in one's pocket. run out of town. ride out on a rail. sub. See also BEGGAR. sock away. stache. duck. stash. dirty. sob stuff. play down. put the hooks in. out of line. cocky. skidrow stiff. See also DESTITUTE. slap. leak in the think tank. letdown. flipped. See SARCASTIC. gloomy Gus. blue. DERANGED adj. hard times. down. slump. bring one down. the big trouble (the 1930s). cold turkey (suddenly and completely). destroyed. throw a wet blanket on. rig city. take a dim view of. singing the blues. TS. comeback. put away. totally baked. crummy. shot down. dance to one's tune. sing the blues. bad times. DERISIVE adj. go to pot. ditch. plank. prunefaced. bug. have the mulligrubs. boo. dick in the dirt. eat one's heart out. stiff. have the dolefuls. cave in. tore up. See WANTON. plank down. carry a heavy load. slide. moony. tar town. plunk. killjoy. raspberry. See SLANDER. beat down. squirrel away. at one's beck and call. wise ass. bleeding. DEPRAVED adj. bummer. smart alecky. dismals. white cap. put-down. bleed white. bummer. in the doleful dumps. bag lady. carrying one. under one's spell. ash can. brickbat. go soft. ghetto. 1. dinky town. DEPLETE v. crusty. DERIDE v. a slave to. bummer. crash. blue devils. 2. blue funk. put the zingers in. dogcatcher. unfrocked (any profession). rag. cheeky. cry over spilled milk. DEPTH BOMB n. a downer. cry me a river. all torn up. song. plant. DEPOSIT n. chill off. DEPRECATE v. let down. put down. DEPLORE v. plop. sleeper. bank on. dirty-minded. backup. DEPUTY n. blue funk. downer. cut down to size. come apart at the seams. mopey. dumps. make like a crocodile. bear market. pooh pooh. skim. drag. hurtin'. SQUANDER. See CRAZY. drifter. put on. left-handed compliment. carry the load. in pain. low down. at one's mercy. DEPTH CHARGE n. rotten. grim. dirty. go downhill. gone to the dogs. rust belt. DEPLORABLE adj. truly needy. poor mouth. have the blues. downer. booted out. bet on. pooh pooh. not have all one's marbles. wet blanket. pan. put down. boot out. downbeat (movie. swipe.100 dependent DEPENDENT adj. DEPRESS v. at one's feet. sent packing. in one's power. beholden to. See also BAD. hit the skids. funky. run down. put a damper on. scumbag. grifter. in one's clutches. gaily. etc. See RIDICULE. fresh. in the dumper. sourpuss. freeze out. DEPOSED v. have the blahs. . under one's thumb. off one's feed. grabber. ripped. gone to hell. drum out. gamble on. in the dumps. DEPRESSED adj. funk. mudsling. unscrewed. faze. mulligrubs. sad sacky. shanty town. blues. ass in a sling. skidrow bum. DERISIVE SOUND n. on a downer. floater. crying the blues. Bronx cheer. See EJECT. have one's ass in a sling. weeper. the poor. clanked up. dragged. not get all choked over. shook. give five fingers to one. gone to the bad. flaked out. turned off. on one's coattails. the bird. park. jab. kid. smart. put down. nervy. drop DEPOSIT v. cleek. rigville. stumblebum.

in the toilet. 1. zazzle. give one a black eye. yen for. IOWA Dez Minnies. the munchies (food). no-win situation. LOVE. puppy love. weakness. hard-on for. in the soup. leave flat. See also GO. partial to. DESOLATE adj. workstation. make tracks. make. run out on. crying the blues. See BEAUTIFUL. DESIRE v. have eyes for. get one's comeuppance. not till hell freezes over. Christinas tree. game. put the finger on. take off. leave high and dry. See also SEXUALLY AROUSED. skank. ditch. See DEPRESSED. hanker for. light. kiss good-bye. down. mad on. what one was asking for. chuck. DESCRIBE v. take a liking to. be in line for. hurting for. bag. paste-up. not a snowball's chance in hell. in heat. chip off the old block. do a fade. no more cards to play. big picture. layout. DESPAIRING adj. DESCENDING ORDER down the line. split. slot. See also INCLINATION. piece. itch for. have it bad. got one's back to the wall. check out. cut out. angle. bug out. crazy for. nasties. cop a broom. story. runnin' out of time. have one's mouth fixed for. hit the hump. W. deball. go over the hill. scenario. muck up. not a ghost of a chance. DESIGN n. mash. 2. cut loose. flake out. zazzle. hankering. 1. not a prayer. big eyes. setup. no way. DESCENDANT n. turn on. play. sweet tooth. sketch out. bit. take down. take the air. 2. shake. dummy.desperate DERIVATION n. DESERVE v. destroy. picture. skedaddle. game plan. proposition. up shit creek. dead duck. the urge. get his. mad for. what one has coming. hots. tab. in deep shit. collar a broom. waves zit doctor. sweet tooth. wild for. up the creek. go west. tag. no-show. lay the blues on. hot baby. DESERTS n. have a case on. dump. blow by blow. sniff a powder. calf love. wanted DESIROUS adj. trying to keep one's head above water. spoil for. leave holding the bag. cop out. let the air out. up shit creek without a paddle. hightail. fade out. mink. not a prayer. pin down. at the end of one's rope. duck. pull out. horny. fire in the belly. See PLAN. take to. give one's eyeteeth for. cut off one's balls. can't win for losin'. See HOPELESS. See also SCHEME. blue. IMPATIENT. lay out. sweet on. yen-yen. piece of ass. heel. . mad for. scene. finger. mess up. cream for. no-win situation. quit the scene. DESCRIPTION n. DESIRED adj. trash. turned on. DESIGN v. DESK n. See AMOROUS. booby trap. goner. not a Chinaman's chance. good enough to eat with a spoon. 1. drop-dead beautiful. flash groove. die over. DESPAIR v. L. 101 DERMATOLOGIST n. See PLAN. leave in the lurch. button down. go A. take a walk. 10. in the soup. have one's mouth fixed for. fuck off. hard on for. picture. take French leave. crying the blues. comp. be smitten. hit rock bottom. up shit creek. get hers. dream up. no more cards to play. hot number. fall for. have a mash on. pash. gimmick. carry a torch for. DESIRABLE adj. in the pits. alter. scuzz up. name. sexy. fighting to keep one's head up. take a shine to. have the hots for. work something out. hot patootie. gimme. godforsaken. hot. DESIRE n. pecking order. give one's kingdom in hell for. have hot pants for. heavy. in pain. cotton to. run through. dick in the dirt. head rush. centerfold. make. wash one's hands of. track. have one's tongue hanging out for. 2. lay one's finger on. See DEPRESSED. DES MOINES. cup of tea. doodle. snake out. fade. put down for. die for. blue funk. piece of furniture. fix. fade away. rat. sunk. clanked. put one's finger on. take one down. destroyed. gone goose. gone. DERRICK n. light out. bail out. what is coming to one. trick. ABCs. give up the ship. rate. give up the ghost. scrapin' the bottom of the barrel. quit cold. can't win for losin'. raining on one's parade. clanked up. lech. what one has coming. hurting. at the end of one's rope. down in the dumps. tryin' to stay alive. fingerprint. recipe. stone. shot down. brainchild. runnin' out of time. up shit creek without a paddle. DESEXUALIZE v. drop out. what is coming to one. have a crush on. make one lose face. crumb up. go over the side. shine. walk. comeuppance. AWOL. spin-off. bum out. go for. bummed out. DESERT v. eat one's heart out. ABSCOND. have the mulligrubs. ass in a sling. DESECRATE v. druthers. See also ACCOUNT. sleaze up. hot pants. lech for. hang crepe. O. pitch. walk out on. go down the line. flatten. untouchable. DESPERATE adj. itch. run down. hotfoot. hookey player. pash. hot and heavy. hard up. crud up.. in pain. oh yeah. opt out. ABANDON. picture. kick. peg. what's cookin'. skin man. up the creek without a paddle. in the pits. crawl out. take a powder. beaver fever. DESERTER n. yen. go AWOL. eyes for. big eyes for. DESIGNATE v. how one figures it. ten. lay of the land. itch. piss on. hot pants. up against it. child. sunk. stone fox. teardrop special. action. amore. have one's ass in a sling. rundown. cook up.

meanie. gooky. cook one's goose. DESTINED adj. the handwriting on the wall. finish off. chapter and verse. wiped out. out of it. slap out. g'dong. have no use for. slimey. grody to the max. ass in a sling. DETAIL n. rat caper. kitchen police. just around the corner. clue. wiped off the map. had it. knock out. hash up. down to one's last cent. shit detail (Mil. mother grabber. MF. do in. squash. throw a monkey wrench into the works. tapped out. any which way. cue. grody. the beads. DESTROY v. messed up. shove out. dirtbag. down and out. out to lunch. bitchy. low-down nogood. blow sky high. down the spout. down in the mouth. pissant. knock out. low-down. cleaned out. belly up. queered. screw up. fly speck. stamp out. sunk. clip one's wings. DESPONDENT adj. on the ragged edge. meat and potatoes. in the lap of the gods. chicken. schtoonk. so and so. crummy. the goods. clean. touches. rust bucket (all Navy). handwriting on the wall. fast and loose. busted. smash. hairy. brass tacks. floor. flat. oofless. godawful. on the rocks. run down at the heels. slimebucket. do by halves. finished. put in the toilet. fouled up. throw off. blue funk. allergic to. flub the dub. DESTROYER n. pinched. to hell and gone. crack up. hashed up. heel. mother rucker. run down. poor. on the fritz. down the toilet. karma. stone broke. yicky. Lady Fortune. flat broke. look down one's nose at. on the turf. strapped. gedunk. from now on in. stinker. ass-kicker. the size of it. yucky. slap up. can. break the lease. low-down and dirty. See also ALOOF. grim. to the wall. driver. shot down. hard up. DESPOTIC adj. bog. breaks. not have one dime to rub against another. dweeb. in Queer Street. KP. in dire straits. trash. get down to brass tacks. wasted. in the pits. truly needy. kiss [something] good-bye. lay out. snide. locked out. fink. shot. dead broke. bugger. on the hog. wrack up. knock the props out from under. by bits and pieces. stinky. awful. spaced out. sweets. 2. do a number on. helter-skelter. body robber. kaput. DESULTORILY adv. feeling the pinch. the lowest. rhino. bummed out. ball up. snake. nuke. balled up. DESTITUTE adj. toss out. like crazy. zing. dead and done for. low. down to ones last penny. Dutch. take apart. gummed up. quote chapter and verse. 2. blow-by-blow. on one's uppers. down to the short strokes. the way the ball bounces. gone to pot. in dribs and drabs. wipe out. garbage can. snarl up. put the skids under one. pickle. stinkeroo. the way the ball bounces. scuzzbag. do one in. fuck up. cooked. slave driver. at the end of one's rope. mess up. chicken shit. on one's ass.102 desperately DESPERATELY adv. dope. sink. scumsucking. down the tube. DESPISE v. scud. snake in the grass. low. torpedo. momzer. bollix up. down the rathole. on the rims. rim rock. shucky. short stroke. pisshead. pig fucker (Obsc). rubbish. have nots. hickey. played out. rundown. the way the beads read. knock off. beastly. down at the heel. flub up. wouldn't touch something with a ten-foot pole. melted out. cross the t's and dot the is. in the cards. break. tear down. gone to the dogs. fix one's wagon. down. son of a gun.). icky. finishing touches. megillah. Czar. nuts and bolts. muck up. See DEPRESSED. rub out. KO. Simon Legree. beat. beats all. cream. flivver. INDIFFERENT. play it cool. rotten. sleazy. scurve. goshawful. scuzzo. DESTROYED adj. a Hitler. tin can. DETAILS n. shit stick. really fix it. nix. seen better days. 1. wipe out. cush. poke full of holes. jim. where it's at. double clutcher. pile up. wipe out. rat. bastard. put down. . gone to wrack and ruin. scut. stinking. buddy fucker. screwed. in smithereens. crab. X out. See also ERRATICALLY. DETAIL v. stamped out. knock the bottom out of. sweat the details. buggered. shit heel. put out of action. settle one's hash. gospel. toss off. turn up one's nose at. take it line by line. dirtball. run on the rims. louse up. wash out. bossy. kill. fix. fuckhead. zap. bollixed up. any old way. cold in hand (Bl. down on. spell out. by and by. poor as a church mouse. cruddy. blue ruin. axe. DESPICABLE adj. goof up. wipe off the map. picture. trash. Dame Fortune. mucked up. spacey. break. son of a b. hit or miss. triple clutcher. fucked up. DESSERTS n. DESPOT n. loused up. done for. deep six (evidence). ABC of it. See IMPERIOUS. smash up. gross. mother lover. low-life. maggot. mother dangler. hurting. out the window. wracked up. make. all torn up. far out. get down to cases. total shuck. on the edge. stony. pusher. son of a so and so. queer. finish. blue. tapped. rat fink. DESTINY n. bottom line. nittygritty. like mad. blasted. screw up the works. short strokes. grungy. the numbers. mess around. dirt poor. cool. the straight of it. from here out. spike one's gun. taken out. fuck pig. from here in. laid back. foul up. See RUIN. done in. queer the works. baby-sitter. shitty. gone. whip cracker. nitty-gritty. gucky. by fits and starts. knock the chocks out from under. fink caper. lousy. total. half-assed. the way the cookie crumbles. coffee and cake time. shit-ass. like it is. take out. sleazeball. totaled. the way the cookie crumbles. down the drain. gum up. bitch up. what's what. mofo (all Obsc). looking for a handout. gum. wiped out. slapdash. pinched. que sera sera. bad ass. Lady Luck. do. feeling the pinch. dirty. totalled. See also RUINED. snarled up.). on the blink. spelled out. put out of commission. ABCs. for the yoke. total wipe. son of a bitch. DETACHED adj. bat out. SOB. chill. botch up. motherfucker.

push the button. pounder. go soft. stop at nothing. pat. nab. man. stand pat. 2. DETESTABLE adj. cool. go off. 1. poop out. chill. go to pot. nailed down. grody. dry out. use it or lose it. cave in. knock. buckle down. dig. que sera sera. rotten. bear tracker (plain clothes). backbite. blister. tec. come hell or high water. beastly. quit cold turkey. brickbat. gumshoe. spunky. fer sher. peg out. DETAINED adj. DETECTIVE STORY n. ice. all locked up. spunk. See DESPICABLE. go flooey. tumble to. playing hard ball. DETECTIVE n. no buts about it. See DISCOVER. take the cure. take the bull by the horns. stand one's ground. awful. eye. slime bucket. mudsling. hold the line. money talks bullshit walks. give the litmus test. hell bent on. act like a wet blanket. be on one's last legs. sleazeball. open and shut. hold one's ground. peeper. bet one's bottom dollar on. detox. clinched. for damn sure. put down. hold the fort. See also POLICE OFFICER. set off. snoop. slam. stay put. give a black eye. do or die. become Mr. dead set on. the eye (Pinkerton det. fly dick. gritty. See DISLIKE. hard nut to crack. launched. left-handed compliment. fink. take a decision. guts. put a damper on. put off. revenuer. take the tiger by the tail. figure. G-man. live (ammunition). OPERATIVE. cut rate. playing for blood. go for broke. fly mug (aircraft). send up. backhanded compliment. DETER v. have a lock on. for sure. chill out. lay one's finger on. hump it. skid. chiller-diller. rap. figger. no ifs ands or buts. hit. scratch. spotter. fly cop. what one is saying is. guttiness. gutty. sot. bird dog. op. sure. slam. uncover. sleuth. lose it. shoot down. peg away. be in the driver's seat. grody to the max. cliff-hanger. stand by one's guns. DETONATABLE adj. tap. have blood in one's eye. DETONATE v. stick at nothing. not playing around. DETEST v. house dick. Pink. that's the way the beads read. throw a wet blanket on. went by way of. hit the skids. detox. plumber. beagle. T-man. slewfoot. or Pinkerton National Detective Agency). boil down to. nose out. thriller. shoe. unflappable. the way the cookie crumbles. hard as nails. fly bob. crack up. rip up the back. put on ice. no bird terdin'. over the hill. DETERMINATION n. size up. black eye. pin down. fold. surest thing you know. put away. hell bent for leather. energetically disassembled. buttonholed. va voom. size. grabber. DELAYED. pan. have the shakes. no fooling. mean serious jelly. come apart at the seams. bear down on it. solid as a rock. starch. sweat. federal. have one foot in the grave and the other on a banana peel. sleeper (male). fed. Pinkie. finesse it. go to the dogs. hit upon. add up to. who-done-it. allergic to. have a hunch. damper. stick to one's guns. strictly business. go to pieces. high water. slide. See SLANDER. knock down and drag out. P. peter out. energetic disassembly. smoke out. hammer away. break.detraction 103 DETAIN v. call the shots. fer shure. for a fact. hang tough. take the bit in one's mouth. go down the line. held up. DETONATED adj. getting it straight. the way the ball bounces. playing for real. triple clutcher. the right stuff. go downhill. sweat it out. brick wall. kaflooey. lousy. gutsy. stag. gumboot. put one's back into it. shadow. plug. bound and determined. spot. go blooey. bogue. that's for sure. down on. mean business. go for it. bound. hell bent for breakfast. peeper. tin star. See DEFAMATION. spyboiler. hard boiled. let go. the way one sees it. dig up. DETRACTION n. throw cold water on. nail down. Pinkerton. set. 1. moxie. grind. in the bag. See JAIL. DETOXIFY v. mark lousy. live ammo. ready to blow.I. DETECT v. DETECTOR n. stick at nothing.. hung up. hard-nosed. make no bones about it. stumble on. shagger. cinched. elbow. low down. go round the barn. touchy. slimey. skip tracer. turn off. have the wet dog shakes. 3. put down. eagle eye. dump. pour it on. star. DETERMINE v. put one's finger on. circumbendibus. 2. smell out. maggot. go the whole hog. make no bones about it. kablooey. grossed out on. DETERMINED adj. knuckle down. surefire. DETOUR v. conk out. dick. wise up to. hair trigger. cinderball (railroad). DETRACT v. private eye. be afraid. in the cards. hustle. godawful. hick dick. sleazy. Fink. whodunit. game. rubber heel. sleuthhound. DETOXIFICATION CENTER n. DETONATION n. bird dog. deek. See hang in. mystery. absitively. See also DIGRESS. fizzle out. no shit. intestinal fortitude. heart. fly ball. gross. bent on. backbone. blown. hawkshaw. have an allergy. cinch. dig in one's heels. clinch. See also STUBBORN. go to Hell in a handbasket. nailed. stick it out. brain. the Eye. crack. DETOUR n. bet on. set one's cap for. set. shamus. tail. kick the habit. run down. die on the vine. narc. fly bull. do a number on. drive. put one's foot down. checked and double-checked. flatfoot. lock-and-win situation. have no use for. posilutely. gumheel. be out for blood. . hang in there. on ice. shocker. tear down. have one foot in the grave. chiller. See PREVENT. opt. DETERIORATE v. FBI.

stamped out. comic book. head trip. Motor City. metal head (heavy metal). slick. dice hustler. . Old Harry. sides. little devil. cut rate. See DESTROYED. DEVOTEE n. frenzie. African dominoes. mastermind. work something out. went by way of. Mexicali revenge. demon. dybuk. frenzies. cook up. true blue. dexy. Old Bendy. drift. make up. book (The.104 Detroit. kaput. noodle around. devil's teeth. Jasper. spark. DEVASTATE v. savvy. buildup. eager beaver. put the skids under one. faking one out. flats. coolers. 1. wild about. punker (punk rock). confab. dodge. scarf down. dispatchers. mad about. pig out. DEVASTATED adj. great one for. idiot box. go round the barn. down the rathole. See IMPROVISE. stargazer. catcher's mitt. soup. perfects. rap session. DIARY n. sucker for. angle. DIAPER n. fake it. rock. See also STRATEGY. See also PLAN. shits. gate. SHREWD. repeaters. crazy about. break the lease. playing games. gaffer. rooter. operator. DEXEDRINE USE v. do one in. lingo. runs. fandom. debbil. DEVELOPMENT n. a girl's best friend. eat like it's going out of style. gone on. take apart. oranges. stooge. total. DEVOTED adj. ice. See also SLY. goody-goody. See PLAN. downhills. t's. picture. edgework. rap. ready up. culture vulture. fan. get off. platinum loaders. sparkler. chow down. alligator. cutter. put on. knock off. See ADVANCE. Jesus lover. shucked. dream up. boost. 1. roller. DIAGRAM n. MICHIGAN Motown. dexie. shot. lines. soup. DEVISE v. pervo. dex. didie. craps. dexy. Holy Joe. wrong dice. Old Gentleman. bottoms. mother. DIAPHRAGM n. had it. peeties. Old Gooseberry. builder. knee bender. DIARRHEA n. fudge together. frame up. buff. fishy. tops. slant. G. dex. DETROIT. galloping dominoes. cubes. up. good hands. hike. Old Ned. garbage down. Basra belly. booster. headlight. bolt down. jim.). ad lib. busters. prevert. 1. dexed DEXTEROUS adj. cracked ice. See LOYAL. stamp out. go flat. heart. DICE GAMBLER n. dominoes. fiend. tappers. shapes. nut. horses. talkee-talkee. goody. Christmas trees. noodle. 2. spark.I. hellion. SEXUAL. bevels. put something out of action. filbert. 2. crackerjack. fiend. DEVOUT adj. go limp. got religion. flip. born again. spitball. gimmick. See DESTROY. Old Scratch.I. shits. take it off the top of one's head. football. bend the rules. cute. knock the bottom out of. hypo. have a thing about. switch. wolf down. whomp up. football. crack. Old Nick. 1. See also SUPPORTER. long way. high roller. trick. DEXTROAMPHETAMINE n. DIALOGUE n. fool. dealie bob. See also HOMO- DEVIATE v. widget. hepcat prophet. ring. DIAMOND n. to hell and gone. black box. Hong Kong dog. horses. wipe off the map. big picture. fancy footwork. think up. put in the toilet. stuck on. play it by ear. grabber. fix one's wagon. throw together. DIAPER COVER n. bones. hatch. behind one. rubber cookie. Delhi belly. the big put on. See also APPARATUS. crazies. gypsy tummy. DEVICE n. upping. See RUIN. whip up. DEVELOPING SOLUTION n. the Deuce. missouts. dexie. gismo. purple heart. scoutmaster. whatzis. See also LANGUAGE. powwow. DEVALUATE v. sharp. have know-how. line up. greenie. 2. smash. See also AFFECTIONATE. African golf. DEVIL n. take down. trendoid. game plan.trash. crank. old faithful. brainstorm. shady. totalled. small talk. inhale. flap (urgent). trashed. Old Horny. trots.'s. oranges. gone. playing politics. See also BOWEL MOVEMENT. right dice. DEVIANT n. nose dive. off the top of one's head. See SKILLFUL. game. dealie. DICE n. funny book. the Dickens. G. get around. didy. Michigan hound. wheeler dealer. soaker. rock candy. bug. make hash of. cat. thingumabob. not kosher. DEXEDRINE n. twist. flunky. turistas. wolf. groupie. chinfest. Mary. Jesus freak. promoter. hipped on. DEVOTEES n. DICE. devil's bones. DEXAMYL n. DETUMESCENT adj. DIALECT n. Montezuma's revenge. gulp. pad roller. Johnny trots. swindle sheet. nuts about. down the tube. blue farouq. craft. plastic clam. heart. gadget. bustouts. DEVOUR v. Old Clootie. goody two-shoes. Mississippi marbles. See EAT. gimmick. pennyweight. groupies. gator. junkie. get one's act together. Old Poker. ivories. Simple Simon. CROOKED n. trump up. uphills. 2. freak. fading dice. come up with. Aztec two-step. DEVELOPER n. hash up. circumlocute. DEVIOUS adj.

Jordan. hit a clinker. slam off. tough. pass out. hi tech. heavy. floating crap game. fine how do you do. box. in deep water. tough luck. know what's what. one-way ticket. pull the plug. tough break. snack. different strokes for different folks.). down on one's luck. spat. go home feet first. ticklish spot. tough one. make the last muster. check out. handful. hondle. ivories. in heavy water. catamaran. breathe ones last. dance on air. funky. kiss off. pretty pass. back gate. cut a deal. bad news. far cry. bummer. See also DISAGREE. deep six. DIET v. chalk out. beef. go juice. grub. niner from Carolina. run-in. sprout wings. dif. tail in a gate. in a clutch. serious jelly. catch 22. dif. hell to pay. hack out a deal. step off. back door parole. drag. in a mess. snake pit. DICTATORSHIP n. kiss the dust. lay down the law. tough proposition. put one's foot down. heavy load to haul. pipe off. slip one's cable. can of peas. how do you do. DIFFICULTY n. perfects. tricky spot. natural (seven). hassle. backbreaker. kettle offish. dance off (hang). DIFFERENT adj. toughie. hairy. cool off. preachy DIE v. go after each other. downer. worriment. cool. up and die. in a scrape. bug. stew. little Joe. rough go. clutch. check in. in a box. dance on nothing. ass buster. get a backgate commute. in a spot. flake out. handful. OD. bitch. catch. mix. buy it. hooker. scrap. fry. on the skids. conk buster. on the hot seat. son of a gun. See IMPERIOUS. quit the scene. headache. pisser. gasser. pain in the ass. See COMMAND. strike out. large order. wicked. one-way ride. grounded for good. DICKER v. African dominoes. ballbuster. know shit from Shinola. cook. bossy. rotten luck. ballbreaker. whale of a difference. jam. split hairs. weird. hard pull. glitch. separates the men from the boys. 1. buy the farm. watch one's weight. hard row to hoe. roundabout way. know a rock from a hard place. bite the dust. like night and day. holy mess. large order. pass in one's chips. rhubarb. come. heavy sledding. in a tight spot. blow-off. up against it. go flooey. fine kettle offish. walk heavy. fall off (lose weight). mean. had it. DIFFERENTIATE v. a fine mess you've got us into. niner. DICTATE v. hang-up. hobble. nina from Carolina (nine). count calories. Simon Legree. hand in one's chips. bump. call the play. can of worms. See FOOD. tough lineup to buck. in over one's head. botheration. standpatter. tight spot. fever. kayoed for keeps. rain. brushoff. cash in. trumped. brannigan. a mountain out of a molehill. bummer. give up the ghost. eat it. pisser. See ARGUMENT. in a stew. pretty pickle. flack out. snake eyes (two aces). hard knocks. shit. scrape. up a tree. kick off. serious shit. flatline (Medic). brawl. bitch. bump heads. slim down. grubbery. call the tune. take the reins. up the creek. African golf (Derog. go at it. in a fix. hot water. tight squeeze. DIET SPA n. bump off. 105 DIFFER v. go offthe deep end. rough. turn up ones toes. raw deal. goodies. behind the eight ball. push up daisies. czar. hard pull. 2. shove over. boxed in. deep shit. a Hitler. dustup. garrison state. crap out. heavy sledding. no win situation. up the creek without a paddle. diff. words. bulldoze. step off the deep end. go blooey. eats. squeeze. work out a deal. quit it. go to the wall. hard row to hoe. eighter from Decatur. skinny down. knock off. fat farm. sticky wicket. drop off. crunch. go belly up. hard row of stumps. up shit creek without a paddle. tough nut to crack. throw one's weight around. pop off. dominoes. DIESEL ENGINE n. Jew down. crack the whip. murder. rotten break. uphill. Jim Crow. puzzler. fever in the South (five).). bone to pick. poles apart. take the last count. . hard row of stumps. lock horns. pass in one's checks. call the signals. gone across the creek. hop the twig. know one's ass from one's elbow. blowup. hitch. take the long count. pickle. read the riot act. fade. DIDACTIC adj. hard job. head for the last roundup. cash in one's chips. unholy mess. row. croak. tiff. strike bedrock. DIFFICULT adj. rough go. box cars (pair of sixes). different strokes. sticky. bad break. grabber. tall order. march to the beat of a different drummer. stiff. call off all bets. mess. DIEHARD n. go. headache. can of worms. peg out. peckings (Bl. slave driver. kick the bucket. go to Davy Jones's locker (drown). snafu. go north. in a pickle. bones. brush. honey. hard time. go west. diff. no piece of cake. sticky wicket. DIFFERENCE n. the devil to pay. hammer out a deal. DIET n. go to kingdom come. chow. flack. up shit creek. See ADVERSITY. bite. buy the back line. dance. in a jam. no picnic. downer. hard row to hoe. tit in a wringer. DICTATORIAL adj. meet Mr. skinny. between a rock and a hard place. bind. in a hot spot. redline (financial). take a dirt nap. over the creek. bitter ender. pass away. go down the tube. sound a sour note. See NEGOTIATE. smudge pot. offbeat. know one's ass from a hole in the ground.difficulty DICE GAME TERMS craps. DIFFICULTIES n. hit a sour note. loselose situation. double trouble. son of a bitch. heat's on. makes the cheese more binding. pain in the neck. meet one's maker. rat's nest. DICTATOR n. in a hole. uphill battle. double bind. little Joe from Kokomo (four). shove off. kick in. tall order. go home in a box. hard way. head for a hearse.

. long way. rowdydow. eat out. din din. hooks. See SHORTEN. soft-pedal. pint-sized. got one's comeuppance. plumbing. quarterback. nose to the grindstone. zero in. kid. sweetie pie. DINNER PAIL n. mother. See BELITTLED. half-baked. hey you. sight on. teaser. come a-cropper. inners. stupid. crimp one's style. fatso. water down. buzz-buzz. one small difficulty. doctor up. take the sting out. fang (musician). pops. bud. DIGNIFIED adj. floorer. in the groove. screw up. bub. potluck. down the alley. tacky. open. Lady (sarcastic). rabbity. put down. See SEARCH. mofo. take the bite out. souse. DIGESTIVE TRACT n. slummy. dearie. See also EAT. down the pipe. DIGEST v. stinky. poor-mouth. in a box. artsy fartsy. See FRANK. work one's tail off. run down. tubby. irrigate. need it like a hole in the head. DILIGENT adj. springbutt. POMPOUS. get sidetracked. power drinker. head up. daddio. twister. pickle. high-minded. Sir. dump on. old chap. high-toned. eats. halfcocked. straight from the shoulder. circumlocute. eat humble pie. calling a spade a spade. phony up. Chester. move in. doctor. water. claw. Joe Blow. DIP v. Early Bird Special. mother grabber. put on the spot. See QUIET. stewbum. hot grease. itsy-bitsy. drunk. hot potato. sticker. good buddy. sweetheart.106 diffident DIMINISHED adj. stuffings. sandhog. poppers. next week East Lynne. cut down to size. toughie. rinky-tinky. tippler. have the say. teensy. innards. Jim. kiddo. grabber. all hell broke loose. nutshell. search high heaven. 2. take the reins. whitewash. crumb hall. DIMINUTIVE adj. cut. really get into. buddy boy. long way home. DIPPER n. four eyes. hoo-ha. groundhog. 1. high nosed. sheepskin. call the shots. stinger. See DRINKER. bind. so and so (affectionate or Derog. as the crow flies. ribs. half-assed. jellybean. look all over hell. motherfucker (Derog. cut down. conn (Navy vessel). buddy. used up. boozehound. nonstop. boil down.). RESTAURANT. dip. dad. peewee. crimp. fruit. DIRECT v. needle. shortie. turn upside down. See SMALL. old man. wino. green hornet (Mil. all over the map. tumul. chow fight. spike. shave. dear. take the edge off. Melvin. hullaballoo. forks. DIRECT ADDRESS n. matie. feeler (middle finger). See also Pandora's box. wee. lush. See also MAJESTIC. mess up. Man. pard. from the horse's mouth. hooker. DIGIT n. raunchy. whiz. ratty. go by way of. Charley. mite. Jack. buttercup. DIFFIDENT adj. throw cold water on. guts. feedbag. pop. stealers. shingle. a hold up. talk turkey. Jackson. teeny. mini. nose bag. Son. boozer. push comes to shove. up shit creek without a paddle. insides. See BELITTLE. DINNER n. tootsie. gizzard. mousy. DILEMMA n. stinker. 1. 1. 2. frowzy. rummy. throw a wet blanket on. cookie pusher. baptize. lace. DIPLOMAT n. DIMETHYLTRYPTAMINE n. straight. See MANAGE. barfly. old boy. dip. what's with. DIPSOMANIAC n. DINE v. Sonny. do lunch.). egg on one's face. pal. DIGGER n. sight. straight out. DILAPIDATED adj.). stiff-necked. hit a snag. sweetie. See INDUSTRIOUS. double bind. put away. kiddie. Brother. bitsy. Sister. lunch hooks. feedbag. fish hooks. bug (industrial or baker). Joe. dunk. tough nut to crack. target. pinkie. hell broke loose. tsuris. mama. hard going. DINING ROOM n. put in a nutshell. Doc. ma. DIGRESS v. boomboom. Mac. plant. grind. crummy. beat up. in a bad way. tough going. trim. get to the meat. beeline. rub. hump. shepherd. juice head. See PREDICAMENT. DIPLOMA n. catch 22. eager beaver. tough to buck. DILUTE v. old bean. darling. eat dirt. DIG v. hubba-hubba. sixty-four dollar question. 2. See also FOOD. box. jackpot. cook. DPT DIPROPYLPHYPTAMINE n. bad-mouth. doll. hey. baby. eat crow. plugger. turn inside out. bugaboo. pardner. keed. dog eared. caf. on the beam. buster. boss. old DIMINISH v. ma'am. tear down. scuffle. joker. stumper. Bo. old friend. pussycat. DIRECT adj. long hitter. water down. Mister (Derog. cut to the bone. knocked from one's high horse. mate. yea big. bitty. tough proposition. chow. be in the driver's seat. shake. DIN n. meat hooks. leave no stone unturned. soak. put down. dipso. shake down. cropper. toots.). major munch. ramshackle. sing small. cut. shikker. dip. highfalutin'. go round the barn. when things get tough. rinky-dink. spaghetti. DMT DIPHTHERIA n. people. DILETTANTE adj. button. run things. one small difficulty.

pigpen. pain in the ass. out of sorts. huff duff DIRECTIONS n. rumpus. dead man's hand. man upstairs. letdown. positions). melt into the scenery. gasbag. take the wind out of one's sails. knock out. big player. have at it. slam bang. hit a clinker. pap (Annapolis). queer. See OBNOXIOUS. fade away. skank. See DISAPPROVE. taken out. split. pick a bone. geed up. pigpen. fly in the face of. DISABLED adj. enemies list. See also ARGUMENT. jump on one's case. hog-tied. take out. needy. son of a sea cook. HFDF. taken down. below the belt. top brass. lay into. ding. the bad news. buck. jump. debit side. Mr. old sock. DISAPPOINT v. DIRTY adj. bone to pick. 2. rhubarb. excluded). tweak. give one both barrels. out of com- . gum up the works. land all over. gook. crip. white pages. go for the throat. chili bowl (person). DISADVANTAGEOUS adj. lace into. live-in DISABLE v. lineup. scrap. cut the ground out from under. sail into. gang up on. laundry list (agenda). brawl. scorecard. not leave a leg to stand on. prut. Big Daddy. crummy. raunchy. knock. downer. gimpy. mung. in a blue funk. poop sheet. drag. DISAGREE v. old top. pain. uptight. put the kibosh on. fizzle. bugger. gunk. smut. sock it to one. zing. do a vanishing act. lay out. the old one two. hit a sour note. scramble for. 2. fizzle out. not cricket. shoot down. cross swords with. pull a Judge Crater. DISALLOW v. crack down on. stand one up. mix it up with. DISAPPEAR v. yucky. half-assed. bellyaching. have at. DIRIGIBLE n. muck up. that's DIRECTION n. fuss. mung. black book. mucky. 1. Big Brother. whale of a difference. spat. beefing. stable. rip into. blowup. nix. hassle. little black book. brush. DISADVANTAGED adj. hipped. words. sleaze up. crum up. down side. down in the dumps. yellow pages (telephone). forty ways to Sunday. ruction. brannigan. draggy. plump. brush-off. old thing. rip. 1. a lemon. cruddy. pass on. grungy. queer the works. throw a monkey wrench in the machinery. let down. no way. See EXECUTIVE. no show. crud up. See also UNPROFITABLE. sucker list. pitch into. hogtie. pain in the neck. slap. have a bone to pick. go at. sleaze. set to. go for. See MANAGEMENT. stable. scuzzy. DTRT (do the right thing). zapper. poles apart. DIRECTION FINDER n. DIRECTOR n. DISAPPOINTED adj. DIRECTORY n. See also FRUSTRATE. shindy. crusty. bluebook. come down on. stall. that a way. jump down one's throat. bitter pill. drag. fade out of sight. stall. bringdown. sound a clinker. kibosh. muss up. messy. also ran. 2. bend the goods. far cry. total. pigsty. throw a monkey wrench into the works. fade. flak. hamstring. knock the props out from under. g'd up. zap. go for the jugular. DC 107 DISADVANTAGE adj. put a spoke in ones wheels. DISAGREEABLE adj. people in the front office. dreck. put down. jockey for position. witch. exec. See also SABOTAGE. game. scuz. 1. bitter pill to swallow. every which way. white book. lay at. go after. DIRT n. wastebasket. lock horns with. clip the wings of. spike one's guns. drop dead list (fired. fuck up.disappointment fellow. 1. wing. 1. have-nots. old man. sleazy. grouchy. hamstrung. book (pimp's list). break with. awful. light into. gimp. DIRECTLY adv. son of a gun. S list. crumb. black list (punished or ostracized). yecchy. go for broke. crud. big chew. bitchy. stick it to one. on the debit side. let have it with both barrels. muss. kingpin. lean on. right outta the box. bump heads with. half-baked. crumby. bum steer. land on. put up a fight. front office. brass. See also COUNSEL. See DESTITUTE. plum book (Govt. set to. let down. gummy. DIRECTORATE n. sleazeball. tip. put out of commission. rip up one side and down the other. catamaran. be had by the balls. DISAGREEMENT n. be had by the tail. old fart. truly needy. ding. key player. bone. crap list. tiff. be agin. down. blast. DISAPPOINTMENT n. See IRRITABLE. dope sheet. sourpuss. charts. be had by the short hairs. head honcho. short list. mess. cantankerous. cross. smack dab. tangle with. state. hit list. barn. shitlist. blow-off. go for it. pettifog. forty ways from Sunday. screw up. blimp. sound a sour note. sidelined. nix. top dog. run-in. row. hard up (also sexual). executive suite. DIRECT CURRENT n. DWIM (do what I mean). real estate. go at it. icky. wrangle. down and out. come at. son of a bitch. skipper. expelled. locked out. sour. not hack it. beef. raw deal. See also UNHAPPY. bummer. DIRTY ROOM n. jump on. screw up the works. man upstairs. come down hard on one. people upstairs. old fruit. bone of contention. go after each other. underdog. Coffee Nerves. go south. 2. not make it. mess up. wade into. sock. old goat. let have it. put up an argument. smack. ruckus. break a date. steer. a downer. kill. dust. take on. top brass. crud. 2. down tick. rip up. set back. the poor.

chop out. ream out. blooming. booted. blow it out. bust. worm one's way out of.O. let off. I got it.). so's your old man. foot the bill. throw overboard. walking ticket. the worst. DISCIPLINARIAN n. See also SEPARATE. bump. DISCERNMENT n. given the boot. shit. canned. get wise to. 1. drummed out. give the hook. pay through the nose. mussy. booster. crawfish. double trouble. dial back. balls. shake. no dice. call down. all over hell. messed up. arsy-varsy. bug. MISFORTUNE. . pink-slipped. kicked out. come down on. it just came to me. got it in the neck. for it. come through. boot. come up with. harumscarum. cut loose. hot grease. crunch. DISC JOCKEY n. bitch. is that so. 2. cut loose. hound. pass on. eat out. See also PUNISHMENT. DISCIPLINE n. DISCIPLINE v. wash out. climb one's frame. jawbone. See also MISFORTUNE. give the air. freak. out in the cold. DISASTER n. section eight. read. not on your life. grubby. boot out. give the gate. no way Jose. pink slip. get. unholy mess. can. see the light. downer. See PUNISH. kick upstairs. nuts. deep six. chew ass. comeuppance. been hit before. walking papers. leery. welsh. DISAVOWAL n. kick out. bad news. culture vulture. stooge. worm out of. chicken shit. bummer. your mama (Bl. nix. DISCHARGE n. pan. no go. got the gate. ding. take 'em down. let out. it hit me. left out. fan. throw over. weasel out. get one's drift. jump on one's shit. let out. DISCARD v. hit. what you see is what you get. got the sack. DISAPPROVED adj. ugh ugh. deejay. DISARRAY n. this is what we came for. back to the salt mines. spot. kiss one good-bye. hard time. shown the door. chuck out. going over. screw up. walked. DISCHARGE v. DISRELIEF n. chew out. give the ax. steer clear. have no truck with. scrub. sloppy. back off. zing. pay off. throw out on one's ear. turn thumbs down. you want it should sing too?. horseshit. give the bum's rush. chuck. DISAPPROVAL n. got the burlap. straighten out. see the light. turned off. laid off. damned. dig. rubberneck. dump. Waterloo. skin. give one the beady eye. beat up. X-out. on the same wavelength. gate. rainin'. vanilla. chicken shit guy. See DISMISSAL. mess up. nig. curtains. lay off.108 disapproval it?. run out of town. in the doghouse. kiss off. ax. toss onto the scrap heap. focus. rap. nope. sundowner. rough. no you don't. darn. DISCHARGED adj. groupie. DISCIPLE n. not go for. flash on it. savvy. axed. dig. come across. kiss [something] good-bye. ding. chicken shit. drum out. adios. salt mines. beat the rap. bounced. drat. read. DISCHARGE NOTICE n. DISARMAMENT n. square. freeze out. mussed up. catch hell. not get all choked up over. kiss. junk. blackball. need it like a hole in the head. headache. backwater. walking papers. kick. kill. rooter. See UNDERSTAND. get rid of. dumped. no way. give one the old heave-ho. renig. shell out. drop out. cagey. DISBURSE v. give one his walking papers. shit hit the fan. blue ruin. panned. dadblasted. N. launched. cough up. scrap. show the gate. sack. messy. dadblamed. tsuris. locked out. hot water. nix. chew. tough. holy mess. get yours. junkie. put down. fired. over. izzat so. kiss off. punker (punk rock). take a dim view of. set off. slap on the wrist. show the door. wash ones hands of. give the pink-slip. rap on the knuckles. this is what it's all about?. kicking out. balls. get outta town. hand one his walking papers. blow wise. See DISENGAGE. crank. horse hockey. written off. DISBELIEVING adj. jackpot. boot. figure out. packed it in. old heave ho. unfrocked (by profession). no siree. send packing. bull finch. give the sack to.J. give with the eyes. See DENIAL. FROWN. See PAY. send to the showers. ride out on a rail. bum's rush. ditch it. let one go. holy mess. hep to. door. walking ticket. DISASSOCIATE v. no eyes for. kissed off.). sacked. throw on the junk heap. lumps. shee-it. eighty-six. toss. rif (reduction in force). fiend. total shuck. wise to. get what is coming to one. hockey pucks. crawfish out. DISCERN v. blow one off. unholy mess. bullshit. bounce. pink slip. grabber. that's all there is there isn't any more?. scuzzed. pink slip. ass-kicking. let go. slam. 3. energetically disassembled. retire. drop out. See also REJECT. I know where you're comin' from. hold no brief for. give the old heave-ho.. blow it out. got the ax. aha reaction. have one's number. See also CHAOS. 2. no way. call down. get the picture. pony up. DISAPPROVE v. fat chance. flunky. drummed out. got the mat. nothing doing. take in. ax. DISARM v. heads rolled. bounce. get a load of. back away from. 1. ante up. knock. DISARRANGED adj. scuzzed up. See SEE. bloody mess. bullchitna(Esk. put the squint on. deep shit. thumb down. blasted. topsyturvy. go back on one's word. blown. can of worms. DISRARRED adj. See DEVOTEE. all over the shop. nix. file it in the circular file. fork out. put out. hell to pay. got a pink slip. nut. killed. fire. buff. lock out. unfrocked. D. flush. DISAVOW v. zing.

by bits and piece. between one and the lamp post. wrangle. DISCONCERTED adj. split hairs. unzipped. rap session. tear down. hold no brief for. clinker. catch with one's pants down. nose out. take a dim view of. bad ass. turn off. call it quits. trip over. cracked up. pooh-pooh. See SPEAK. chew the rag. tumble to. sockdolager. uncover. knockdown.. come apart. 2. confab. you want it should sing too?. scrub. give a meeting. luck out. in bad. hit a clinker. know a rock from a hard place. chill. down in the mouth. hit or miss. dead horse. a find. finisher. See PARTICULAR. have dead to rights. rollback. sour note. cool. come out of the closet. Jim Crow. poke full of holes. willy-nilly. messed up attic. throw a wet blanket on. stumble on. . modjitate. mudsling. redline (Fin. put down. DISCOVERY n. row. like night and day. spat. chew the fat. scene. button up one's lip. make. punch the gun. beat down. shot to pieces. DISCRIMINATE v. See also REVELATION. kid out of. split. unglued. ball up. drummed out. choosey. DISCREET adj. leak. See ERRATICALLY. DISCONSOLATE adj. spark. blow change. ruction. bull fest. DISCREDIT v. cut rate. sour note. drop. fuss. See PREVENT. hassle. See CONFUSED. fess up. ABCs. this is what it's all about?. disco. persnickety. hit a sour note. be hep to. discomboberate. be on to. not one's kinda guy. See BELITTLE. DISCLOSURE n. bull session. tip-off. downbeat. come apart. squeal. in the pits. DISCOURAGE v. rag around. DISCOUNT n. bug. noway. bring to light. run-in.). cheeky. call all bets off. showdown. kick the gong around. squeal. take the air out of one's balloon. crusher. in pain. buzz (in secret). that's all there is there isn't any more?. split. in. lost face. throw cold water on. this is what we came for?. come unzipped. clinker. gold). DISCOUNTENANCE v. go the hang-out road. zip one's lips. smoke out. see the light. tip. picky picky. not go for. sing small. clambake. brickbat. griping. rapping rash. clam. crusty. destroyed. break it off. include me out. fall into. mark lousy. picture. cut back. snitch. spill. button up. See also BELITTLED. fresh. picky. psych out. hash session. on the lookout. clincher. put away. handle with kid gloves. left-handed compliment. sideline. See STOP. make out. down in the dumps. DISCOURTEOUS adj. poles apart. back-handed compliment. drop it. setto. beef. 1. far cry. DISCREPANCY n. handout. pick a bone.discriminating 109 DISCLOSE v. buzz session. poles apart. DISCONCERT v. bitching. DISCORDANT adj. catch with one's hand in the cookie jar. chew over. DISCOURSE n. wise up to. caved in. See CONFESS. what you see is what you get. DISCONNECT v. hoedown. deduck (income tax item). on the Q. DISCONTENTED adj. in a blue funk. herky-jerky. psyched out. march to the beat of a different drummer. break it up. spot. that's it?. paper tiger. sound a clinker. pack in. DISCORD n. choicy. DISCOVER v. in the dumps. DISCOURSE v. blue. DISCOURTESY n. strike (oil. DISCONTINUOUSLY adv. foul up. drop a dime on one. upset one's apple cart. clam up. See SPEAK. fess. in the doghouse. leak. right under one's nose. not stand for. pick up on. roll over one. flak. put off. mind one's p's and q's. huddle. dribs and drabs. the judge and jury. suss out. sound a sour note. catch flatfooted. talkfest. put it on the street. dig up. croon. tight chops. know one's ass from one's elbow. picky-picky. stool. DISCRIMINATING adj. down in the mouth. drop. knock it off. put the zingers in. by fits and starts. unglued. call it as one sees it. spiel. pernickety. gone to pieces. blow by blow. picky. rhubarb. low rent. zinger. talk turkey. run down. know what's what. See DEPRESSED. lost momentum. crawl. shot. cut. psyched out. See CONFUSE. run down. know one's ass from a hole in the ground. ruckus. down. shindy. put one in the picture. low. ripped. flip. catch red-handed. fall apart at the seams. chew. gabfest. bone of contention. sassy. beat. DISCREDITED adj. tore up. scrap. squelcher. all shook up. hold a meet. get to. modulate.T. rumpus. See INSOLENT. cheap shot. See also ARGUMENT. DISCONTINUE v. knock one off one's perch. whale of a DISCRETIONARY adj. break off. fuck up. kvetching. cut. dustup. blow off. have one's number. dump. smart alecky. See DISCONNECT. the call. chit. smell out. cut up. in Dutch. discombobulate. kill. static. know one's ass from first base. in a botheration. difference. the natives are restless See UNHAPPY. not one's cup of tea. hung up. know shit from Shinola. DISCOTHEQUE n. bag it. bone. far cry. knock off. come apart at the seams. in a funk. crabby. DISCOURAGED adj. put down. hush-hush. cold shoulder. luck into. diff. whale of a difference. rap. hurtin'. spaced out. hit upon. bad vibes. snitch. talk out of. put a damper on.

toplofty. uncool. scuzzy. pissed off. gone to the dogs. gross. front. turn thumbs down on. goshawful. griping. it sucks. back out of. yecchy. grody to the max. mother-fucking (Obsc). DISGUISE n. bull yard. bad ass. hash over. no count. kick some ideas around. chew over. no account.. bad case of the uglies. mother-grabbing. no-good. draggy. run down. spastic. put on a false front. rap. on one's enemies list. snooty. See FREE. camel DISGUISE v. informal. copper-hearted. DISGUSTED adj. up to here. let off. got one's ass in sideways. wouldn't touch [anything] with a ten foot pole. DISDAIN v. fascinoma (Medic). grousing. figure out. pull up a bluff. scuzzed out. dumped on. slap on some glims. in the doghouse. have one's glasses on (Bl. groupthink. dump. beefing. DISGRACE n. flog a dead horse. on the shelf. beat up. run something by one. mothering. buzz session. poop out. stymied. eat crow. pull the plug. wrong number. dirty. blackball. drop out. huddle. browned off. have a bellyful. racket. hash. draw in one's horns. upchuck. cover-up. beard. beard. flap. DISGRUNTLED adj. gives one a pain in the neck. quit cold. grossed out. eyeball-to-eyeball encounter. huddle. on the make. rap. shifty. cotton picking. cranky. stinking. cover up. fishy. uppity. lousy. grossed out. creepy. bent. gives one a pain. dirty work. out in the cold. clambake. let the sunlight in. trust one as far as one can throw an elephant. See VOMIT. scratch one off one's list. crabbing. pick one's brains. wear cheaters. in limbo. cheatin' heart. leave flat. DISHEVELED adj. turn tail. crooked. on the take. shady. not get all choked up over. gives one a pain in the ass. dog. N. knocked off one's perch. DISFAVORED adj. twerdy. See also SCANDAL. put on a front.).. crawl. medical student's disease. grody. eyes to cool it. double scrudfantods. MYTHICAL n. DISH n. let the daylight in. look down one's nose at. groupthink. turn off. bitchy. give a black eye. wrong. meet. fed up. fish. bearded. stand down. bitching. front. make like. high hat. messy. the runs. creeping crud. comedown. put up a bluff. crooked stick. gives one a pain. crash. allergic to. crawl out of. See ARROGANT. skank. DISENTANGLE v. pesky. See also SEPARATE. godawful. convict. specimen. cut loose. crum. kvetching. not kosher. T'd off. egg on one's face. in Dutch. rag around. DISHONEST adj. knocked from one's high horse. stumped. let off the hook. lose face. turn tail and run. frosted. See also DELIBERATE. DISGORGE v. CONFER. dose. steer clear. chalk talk (Prof. in the doghouse. wangle out of. knock around. tinhorn. bellyaching. sharp. shitheel. scuzzed out. kiss off. back away from. throw on a make up. scuzzy. no bargain. pull in one's horns. put on an act. put one on one's shitlist. rehash. cool. let go. have a skinful. blow one off. grouchy. backwater. flap. on one's high horse. kick around. See ILLNESS. See also MEETING. the flu. slick. turn up one's nose at. sort out. off one's list. brainstorm. dicty. come down. willies. gone to hell. gyp. grubby. DISDAINFUL adj. fink out. cut out. powwow. creeping crud. grim. whip a dead horse. scuzzed up. wrong gee. in one's hat. messed up. cheesed off. laugh at the carpet. furry. toss one's tacos. talk to Ralph on the big white phone. shit hook. mussed up. crud. black eye. opt out. for the birds. confab. funky (Bl. eat humble pie. blow. fink out. flash the gogs. what's going around. DISENGAGE v. sleazy. throw over.. mussy. chill. full up. flash one's cookies. it stinks. See UNHAPPY. have no truck with. DISEASE n.110 discuss DISCUSS v. have a meet. in bad. put a tuck in one's tail. . crawfish out. gam. awful. crabby. icky. manhole cover. put-down. scuzzed. in Dutch. blow hot air. in wrong. grody to the max. York. in the doghouse. bounce off one. DISEASE. drummed out. whitewash. weasel out. mothernudging. take a meeting. put up a front. faust. drippy. gaposis (gap in clothing). gives one a pain in the neck. barf. See HUMILIATE. skeleton in the closet. simpy. draw in one's horns. play hard. double scrudfantods. turned off. DISGRACE v. DISGRACED adj. pray to the porcelain god. See also DESECRATE. put down. sports). the pip. left out. bail one out. rotten.). incog. draw in one's claws. bug. grody. skeleton in the cupboard. shifty eyed. rotten. flags (WWI). lost face. gives one a pain in the ass. gummy. crumb. DISGUISED adj. the pip. on one's list. get heads together. hagged out. wimpy. worm. phony up one's getup. kicking. in bad. honest John. nerdy. confab. crud. rap session. gone to bad. hold no brief for. dumb cluck. stinky. king shit. slimy. ech. blitz. sing small. toss some ideas around. the bug. took down. go into a huddle. get out from under.G. DISGUSTING adj. worm out of. See DISAPPROVE. low-down and dirty. sneaky. lousy. talk game. Ralph. on the pad. puke. trust one as far as one can swing a cat. eeoooh. back off. DISCUSSION n. sleazeball. DISFAVOR v. and Stu. in the shithouse. down on. backpedal. scrud. on one's shitlist. figure. beastly. sleazy. cheatin'. yucky. drive the porcelain bus. throw up. sloppy. dummy. pestiferous. fig leaf. eat dirt. veg out. put down. think-in. put on airs. back out.

See also FEAR. BS. kick. nothing. raising a ruckus. zod. for the birds. flaked out. out to lunch. funk. 2. rif (reduction in force). who's minding the store?. See DISCHARGE. DISPARAGE v. mopes. kickup. cold shoulder. grand bounce. off base. jerk. DISPARAGED adj. the gate. peckerwood (B. unglued. corpse. not give a damn. eat humble pie. drummed out. mess and a half. sleaze. mess up. See INDIFFERENT. ass in a sling. shake. wash out. eat dirt. shot down. See DISCHARGED. See also DESECRATE. sing small. dumps. creep. asshole. blahs. mole. unfrocked (any profession). rap. DISINTERESTED adj. See BELITTLED. nowhere. motherfucker (Obsc). boot. the mokers. wimp. get to. unzipped. downer. unscrewed. draw in one's horns. send packing. unholy mess. the big lie (Pol. screw up. con. walking papers. spacey. bollix up. See also CONFUSE. grossed out on. spazzed out. scorch. DISORGANIZED adj. DISMAY v. kick in the ass. low. out of it. deep funk. blue. run out of town. kid out of. blue devils. rif (reduction in force). topsyturvy. DISLIKE v. put off. kick in the heart. dump on. prune. fuzzbuzz. right church wrong pew. fuck up. can. fluff. bull. muck up. screwed up. snarl-up. all torn up. jackass. got the blue devils. old heave ho. fink. See DISGRACED. roast. play it cool. worm. flummox. horseshit. rat's nest. in the wrong box. push the panic button. DISMAL adj. bloody mess. OUSTER. spaced out. DISMANTLE v. See FRIGHTENED. fuzzy. DISMISSAL n. turkey. DISLOCATED adj. snafu. crawl. talk out of. drummed out. take a dim view of. See FRIGHTEN. smear. prick. in the pits. See DEPRESSED. bump. puncture one's balloon. walking ticket. pearl diver. DISMISS v. gives one a pain in the ass. weasel. dragged. pee in one's pants. cheater. turned off. gives one a pain in the neck. like a fish out of water. foul up. fuck up. throw cold water on. cotton-picker. DISORGANIZATION n. sleazeball. arsy-varsy. spooked. not go for. scene. throw a wet blanket on. dumb cluck. bloody mess. screw up. winner. run down. dummy. schmo. holy mess. lost face. louse. louse up. ride out on a rail. hurting. dipstick. cock sucker. blues. lay off. let down easy. unholy mess.I. throw into a tizzy. eat dirt. raising a rumpus. mother. drummed out. booted. mulligrubs. lost face. gives one a pain. deep sea chef (hobo). not get all choked over. blue funk. DISHONORABLE DISCHARGE n. hold no brief for. DISLIKED PERSON n. every which way. pink-slip. eat crow. snakey. two-timing.). kicking out. sack. DISINFORMATION n. mince. break one's heart. won't give one the time of day. See CONFUSION. See also EJECT. nice piece of work. miseries. pan. give one a black eye. DISLOYAL adj. kicking up a shindy. See BELITTLE. scrub. drip. in the barrel. horse's ass. tear down. pink slip. holy mess. herkle. mofo. mix up. 1. flush. crying the blues. mumps. turn off. in the right church but the wrong pew. discombobulation. DISORDERLY adj. fire. jerk off. See CONFUSED. put the hooks in. bummed out. DISHWASHER n. See CONFUSION. on a tear. fuss. sack. borax. See UNFAITHFUL. two-faced. kicking up a row. to do. give the ax. hassle. give one his walking papers. holy mess. lay off. bounced. put down. dick in the dirt. kick in the stomach.D. pretty kettle of fish. DISORDER n. 2. door. out of order. hang crepe. down in the dumps. BANISH. far out. brushoff. See TURMOIL. DISMAY n. down trip. DISMISSED adj. so? so what? what's the diff? what the hell. baloney. down in the mouth. pot walloper. meatball. cool. bummer. kiss one good-bye. simp. discombooberation. nerd. rat. clockwatcher. slam. bullshit. foul up. scam. DISILLUSION v. yo-yo. scratch one offone's list. snake in the grass. scared stiff. send to the showers. play hob with. turned off by. let out. stinker. gross. muthuh. faze. loser. flap. get rid of. mess. bounce. they're pissing on us and telling us it's raining. throw out on one's ear. debunk. turn thumbs down on. allergic to. banana. stinkpot. ax.disparaged DISHONOR v. bummed out. mussed up. have a hate on for. in the wrong pew. droop. topsy-turvy. DISMAYED adj. have no use for. boot. bad case of the uglies. out of line. suds buster. pretty piece of business. . kiss-off. put one on one's list. moron. spastic. spiel. sour grapes. twerp. part out. rat fink. pucker-assed. specimen. down on. letdown. D. bum's rush. 111 DISHONORED adj. double-crossing. dolefuls. make one lose face. 1. sacked. have an allergy to. stir. a line. given a jar. weenie. ball up. goose bumpy. axed. DISJOINTED adj. scumbag (Obsc). eat humble pie. shook. throw. zombie. put one on one's shit list. ). canned. PROFANE. in the doghouse. fired. not give a shit. bullshitting. rat's nest. out. out of one's element. eat crow. housecleaning. Chinese fire drill.

beef. come across with. so what?. hurt one where one lives. in the wrong pew. kaput. iceberg. 2. put one's foot down. different strokes for different folks. send packing. rhubarb. let it go. eighty-six. downtime. DISPOSE v. 1. wave it around. cap. trot out. scramble. lay a bad trip on one. railroad through. busted. toss onto the scrap heap. blow sky high. buddy (sarcasm). strut one's stuff. zing. druthers. dog. poker-faced. run up the colors. bust up. DISPOSESS v. dozens. 3. splash. front. funky. shine. See MANAGE. run with. fireworks. don't give a damm. pay no mind. come up with. that's your lookout. at the drop of a hat. DISPERSED adj. in the right church but the wrong pew. 2. break it up. dash. type. cut to the quick. put in apple-pie order. DISREPAIR adj. fair to middling. on the fritz. me and you. roll out. take over. signify. 1. blue funk. See IGNORE. kiss off. live with. keep ones cool. have at. throw one's weight around. handout. diff. fuss. toss out on one's ear. poles apart. parade one's wares. do a number. drag into court. thing. See also SPEED. look right through. call the tune. downbeat. grandstand. file it in the circular file. DISPEL v. 1. fork out. NEWS. let one off easy. chuck out. keep one's shirt on. meat. See GIVE. carry on. splurge. DISPLAY n. curdle. DISREPUTARLE adj. bone of contention. See ARRANGE. . all over the place. opposish. bust up. eighty-six. hand-carry. from hell to breakfast. like night and day. not give one the time of day. sound. expo. take it big. exhib. shepherd. come on strong. read the riot act. oppo. haul into court. flat. knock the bottom out of. poke full of holes. leave out in the cold. exbo. See also BAD. in the wrong box. pay no never mind. DISPUTE n. in Dutch. with a poker face. chuck. wing. pooh pooh. down. walk through. polish off. put up an argument. junk. flash. a scene. aadios one. tune out. cool. out of one's element. play dirty dozens. dick in the dirt. dead. throw on the junk heap. blue. in bad. knock the chocks out from under. cut off. pick a bone. roll with the punches. don't give a shit. See also DISPLACED adj. gross out. come the heavy. make a scene. See also ANNOY. showcase. that's your pigeon. hit one where one lives. cut. ig. low. brush off. dish out. DISPOSITION n. angries. exhibish. break out. signifyn'. let one off this time. See also DISCHARGE. split up. deal with. all over the lot. See also DISCHARGE. whip out. DISPROVE v. shoot full of holes. an act. railroad. give the go by. a bone. smack with. lay down the law. like a fish out of water. get bent. could care less. with a straight face. 2.. chop out. bummed out. ride herd on. game for. DISPATCH n. DISPUTE v. DISPLACE v. rhino. bump heads. wrangle. hotdog. DISPUTANT n. See DAMAGED. no good. break up. cool cat. throw overboard. deep six. See DEPRESSED. See ARGUMENT. Sing n' J'ing. in the doghouse. miff. take on. play to the gallery. row. step into the shoes of. See ARGUE. chop. game. flash. cool. blow off. See FINISH. don't give a hoot. take off in all directions. shucking and jiving. Philadelphia lawyer. opposite number. shot down. show off. cool. showboat. showoff. tough. be agin. for show.112 disparate DISPLEASE v. break up. See DISCARD. lock horns. whale of a difference. INSULT. laid back. hit one with. throw out on the street. See INCLINATION. deadpan. dragged. do the trick. handout. beat. DISREGARD v. turn off. go through one's paces. bad ass. I should worry? DISPASSIONATELY adv. break it up. look the other way. fan it. what the hell. groove. put away. let go to pot. cup of tea. it's all the same to me. what's the diff?. do one's stuff. promote. DISPOSE OF v. bag. split up. 1. wink at. knock off. DISPOSED adj. throw over. See also READY. DISPIRITED adj. far cry. boot out. adios [something]. tailor. flash (gaudy merchandise or prize). out of commission. cut. chuck one's weight about. give with. cool as a cucumber. scoop. capping. DISPENSE v. nowhere. See DISPATCH v. turned on to. where one is at. sounding dozens. shell out. show and tell. frame up. every which way. knock the props out from under. poop sheet. put to rights. play past. DISPERSE v. turn the trick. DISQUALIFY v. DISPARITY n. mind-set. words. sport. let it all hang out. tiff. grandstand play. 2. not make the cut. bad guy. spring with. in cold blood. wracked. streak. let slide. kiss. run with the ball. butter wouldn't melt in his mouth. See EVICT. give away the store. unflappable. not turn a hair. bounce. do the heavy. DISPASSIONATE adj. scramble. be asleep at the switch. cold fish. guardhouse lawyer. DISPARATE adj. REPLACE. put on an act. got lead balls for eyes. nick. jump on one's case. take care of. DISPLAY v. different strokes.

dropout. gone to hell in a handbasket. gone to bad. bugged up. night owl. get all naked. high liver. square peg in a round hole. split. See INSOLENT. DISSIPATER n. trouble-making. DISSOLUTE adj. 2. fall apart at the seams. bone. 2. shuck and jive. play possum. shook up. blown. marcher. struck all of a heap. player. mucked up. an act. See CHEATER. buck. rattled. See UNHAPPY. slap on some glims. put up a fight. sour. doublespeak. smart alecky. See DENIAL. out of line. yippie. discombooberated. talk trash. flak. strip.distance 113 DISRESPECTFUL adj. playboy. clinker.O. high liver. 1. march to the beat of a different drummer. anti. player. pissed away. See also PREVENT. hugger-mugger. fouled up. hung up. wear cheaters. burn one's candle at both ends. strip to the buff. dump. DISSIPATED adj. funky. hippie. drive in the fast lane with no brakes. rattle one's cage. stonewall. skimble-skamble. DISSIPATE v. go to hell in a handbasket. street people. nervy. put the arm on. bust. offbeat. crocodile tears. go kerflooie. double talk. throw a wet blanket on. screwed up. nothing doing. See also PARTY. bat. helter-skelter. off base. DISRUPTED adj. forget it. hassle. peel. that's it?. static. far cry. unglued. See also ROWDY. high living. gummoxed up. bone of contention. DISRUPTIVE adj. nighthawk. sassy. gone to the dogs. angries. speed. N. speedy. smoothie. also DISCORD. no way. meat-eater. pick a bone. psych out. fresh. See also WANTON. a good ways. wolf in sheep's clothing. spitting distance. farmisht. bold as brass. do a strip. loused up. signify. two whoops . DISSENT n. no go. come apart. gummixed up. pump up (gambling). put on the check. smart ass. gone to hell. bit. DISROBE v. crabby. turn off. life in the fast lane. let on like. blow. flummoxed. swinger. put up an argument. toot. See also FAKERY. sour note. tidy step. discombobulated. bollixed. mixed up. DISSENTER n. nighthawk. put up a smoke screen. clinker. oddball. shot to pieces. weird. sour note. stuck. beefing. burn one's candle at both ends. DISSIPATION n. binge. sleaze factor. make like. swift. out the window. blink. bad vibes. grousing. DISSUADE v. poles apart. muddy the waters. hellbent. high living. See CONFUSE. talk out of. down the drain. See also CONFUSED. sweet talk. throw on a make up. far cry. drive in the fast lane. shuck. See LECHER. swinger. nature boy. offbeat. whoop. night people. come apart at the seams. on the pad. 2. maverick. DISRUPT v. gone to hell. sour note. out of order. you want it should sing too?. con. fuss. break with. swinger. bitching. this is what it's all about?. like night and day. operator. 1. burnt out. See DISAGREE. put on a false front. go to hell in a handbasket. gone to seed. freak. gammon. put off. fast and loose. fast. tear. put up a front. picky picky. living in the fast lane. flash the gogs. discombobulate. all shook up. that's all there is there isn't any more?. kiss good-bye. 3. See DISSIMILAR adj. gone to the dogs. fucked up. diddled away. DISSEMBLING n. upset one's apple cart. DISSEMBLE v. scene. be agin. let on. DISTANCE n. messy. piss away. soft soap. this is what we came for?. flower child. nope. kvetching. cheeky. on the take. put off. live in the fast lane. galley west. sour note. driving in the fast lane wih no brakes. bohemian. fertummeled. all balled up. not a chance. shot. operator. haywire. fubb (fucked up beyond belief). playboy. down the tube. bowled over. whale of a difference. picky. bad vibes. bad vibes. weirdo. stone's throw. fish out of water. balled up. lean on. DISSENT v. pettifog. what you see is what you get. fussed. flabbergasted. clinker. kerflumixed. gone. go blooey. thrown. down the toilet. four-flush. phony up one's getup. See SQUANDER. jump on one's case. cover up. wingding. bollixed up. put a different face on. take it off. harum-scarum. wishy-washy person. DISSATISFIED adj. hellbent. put up a bluff. fake it. See NONCONFORMING. clinker. bowled down. Sunday run. flak. messed up. open. thrown off one's beam ends. See REVEL. chicken out. FRITTER AWAY. put on a front. DISSENTING adj. go to hell. ball up. pull up a bluff. shook. whitewash. racket up. DISSONANT adj. do a strip tease. DISSIDENCE n. fake. kiss something good-bye. phony. gone bad. See DISCORD. life in the fast lane. pussyfoot. agin. put on an act. pass. out of line. throw cold water on. bender. beatnik. slip out of. blown out. night owl. kid out of. played out. down the rathole. blaaed up. circus. two-way ghee. DISSENSION n. go to hell. down the spout. DISSEMBLER n. come unglued. beef. go through. griping. fly in the face of. whale of a difference. not on your life.. hellbent. come unzipped. beard. no siree. 1. faze. poles apart. spat. higgledy-piggledy. DISREPUTE adj. husk. driving in the fast lane.

big name. number 1. pick up on. throw into a tizzy. on one's case. all torn up. clutch. wig. shaking in one's boots. gammon. out to lunch. picky-picky. up the wall. march to the beat of a different drummer. fidgety. rainy day. get a hinge. cut to the bone. make out. cook. pain in the ass. shot down. get under one's skin. tumul. grabber. sticky wicket. ride. gnarly. moonshine. jumpy. DISTRESS n. break one's balls. flash. tullies. doctor. put on airs. know what's what. nervy. VIP. clear to hell and gone. bugged. spy. needle. DISTRACT v. DISTORTED adj. yucky. bum steer. gross. fake. make out like. hyper. stuck up. heartache. crock of shit. DISTINCTIVE adj. not on the job. hot water. jackpot. smoke.114 distant daydreaming. brown off. See also DISTURB. butterflies. riled. tick off. bum. clutched. bundle of nerves. shaky. know one's ass from one's elbow. DEW line. dig. sticks. choke. the jimmies. 1. worriment. See REMOTE. rerun. get an eyeful of. zing. pick on. twitty. tore up. stew. hit one where he lives. antsy. heavyweight. dog it. crap. sour. a million miles away. tough break. rainin'. in the limelight. catch flies (The. far piece. have on the brain. (well-known). mess. the jams.). 1. dog up. ripped. DISTORTION n. hit where one lives. lose one's cool. country mile. hacked. cold. pain in the neck. hung up. way off. dog. stick in one's craw. DISTINGUISHED adj. flash on. the jumps. jimjams. yicky. cliff-hanging. butterflies in one's stomach. number one. scam. a hoot and a holler. nitpick. tsuris. rubbed the wrong way. goofing off. hurting. bullshit. 1. cold. all-overish. DISTILL ALCOHOL v. yantsy. See also LIE. looking out the window. the big lie (Pol. off the beam. hack. brass hat. pissin'. wreck. eye. jitters. bummer. moonshine. devil to pay. DISTINGUISH v. rotten luck. asleep on the job. penny dog. unscrewed. name. fudge. ways. DISTASTEFUL adj. chewing gum. unzipped. hound. moonlight. building castles in the air. DISTRAUGHT adj. mooning. drive up the wall. noodge. choked. scared shitless. DISTRESS v. piece. unglued. nag. See EXCELLENT. absentminded professor. piece. DISTILL v. tightened up. fine kettle offish. shook up. heavy. 1. dragged (following drugs). boil down. wired. beam. off base. latrine rumor. in and a holler. rile. nutshell. different strokes for different folks.k. throw one a curve. put the squint on. diff. super. 3. wired up. cut down. numéro uno. fall apart. 2. unglued. hard knocks. whale of a difference. scrape. jive. lame. trim. jam. bad news. . gun. poles apart. give one a hard time. rattled. boonies. tall story. rattle one's cage. grody to the max. con. air-headed. large. on ice. quivery. zero cool. mega-gnarly. basket case. DISTRACTED adj. See also UNIQUE. snow. off. pretty pickle. double-talk. do a number on one. hoke up. catch. 2. champ. fussed. See also PREOCCUPIED. empty-headed. See CELEBRITY. focus. middle of nowhere. ticklish spot. read. what's eating one. choke up. hit on. far piece. bull. screwy. 2. WORRY. rerun. glom. flash. DISTANT EARLY WARNING LINE n. See also ADVERSITY. shook up. can of worms. pipe dreaming. w. See CONFUSED. uptight. get one's goat. 1. fuck with one's head. hard row to hoe. all wet. down the road a piece. crunch. weird. get. screw up. throw into a swivet. pins and needles. make it tough. take in. drag. asleep at the switch. up against it. glim. stall. shit. BS. this is some kinda . miff. downer. See LIE. icky. ants in one's pants. DISTRESSED adj. eat. eyeball. fertummeled. blues. cut up. strung out. cockeyed. in a world of one's own. DISTINCTION n. peeved. next week East Lynne. a shlep. fur piece. give a bad time to. standoffish. shot to pieces. flummox. cool cat. burn up. give one a turn. push. line. a sleeper jump. the jims. like a chicken with its head cut off. push one's button. zonkers. like night and day. bass ackwards. laid back. rum go. deep shit. here in body only. uppity. tricky spot. fine how do you do. heavy stuff. DISTORT v. unreal. far cry. give one a snow job.). get to the meat. hot grease. lay a bad trip on one. phony baloney. the screaming meemies. See UNSAVORY. get to. cook. shittin'. know a rock from a hard place. tough luck. turn over. cook. hung up. in a stew. shittin' bricks. in a lather. all shook up. tightened up. woolgathering. grody. get in one's hair. tit caught in the wringer. offbeat. headache. jazz. spot. lamp. moony. 2. See ALOOF. all-overs. discomboberate. clutched up. 2.for. pipe. nervous wreck. nudzh. trump up. torn down. cool. wicked. double trouble. a hop skip and a jump. discombobulate. put in a nutshell. like wow. figure out. shook. need it like a hole in the head. moonlight. can't even get arrested. have on one's mind. popcorn-headed. pretty pass. See DISCRIMINATE. hobble. offish. jittery. ass backwards. pickle. about to piss in one's pants. miffed. bone. put one on. hell to pay. tail in a gate. pay no mind. holy mess. get a load of. turn over. shivery. heebie-jeebies. phony up. spooked. in a panic. be on the back of. bug. thrown. hard time. peeve. bullshit. unholy mess. whitewash. eagle eye. cut. back asswards. be at. know crossways from crosswise. different strokes. antsy-pantsy. See SEE. DISTANT adj. bummed out. burned up.

clutched up.. have a heart attack. stutter step. the jungle (crowded city). dish out. put up to. raise cain. territory. the jams. laughs. fire up. fidgety. flap. SoHo. zoo. throw into a stew. put a crimp in. drive one up a wall. discomboberate. Clown Alley (circus). raise hell. turn on. curdle. biting one's nails. stink. get in one's hair. at the end of one's rope. basket case. make a scene. DISTRUSTFUL adj. get one's goat.). brodie. wired up. picnic. floor. high-rent district. spook. The Great White Way (The. on tenterhooks. make waves. jimjams. shanty town. pucker. in mothballs. red-light district. get to. flustration. on the ragged edge. Lunch Bucket City (working class). See DIVIDE. put the zingers in. clutched. wreck. make it tough for all. rumpus. DIVERSION n. throw one a curve. cut the pie. worried sick. burbs. jittery. put to it. the Strip. raise a ruckus. in a flap. fork out. on the shelf. old town. Hashbury (Haight-Ashbury). flummox. throw a monkey wrench into the works. turf. fuss. on edge. cast a kitten. middle man. field day. the Street. on edge. bug up. have one's teeth on edge. See EXCITEMENT. See also CAUTIOUS. slum. Track Two (homosexual). fuzzbuzz (commotion). bum trip. belly bump. beside oneself. on pins and needles. work up into a lather. uptight. take a header. gasoline alley. poles apart. dif. black belt. turn off. slum. turn gray. discombobulated. on the gog. psych. upset one's apple cart. used-car alley. sweating bullets. rabble-rouse. throw into a swivet. drive one bananas. garment district. See AMUSEMENT. in a sweat. header. adjy. ruckus. bundle of nerves. hood. egg on. high old time. belly bump. shot to pieces. chewalloper. foofaraw. gutter. zonkers. DISTRICT n. raise a ruction. get a rise out of one. tenderloin. all hot and bothered. godforsaken. Track One (brothel). big scene. West End. Rialto. turf. antsy. DISTRICTS n. slurb. far cry. like night and day. throw into a snit. Back Bay. kick up a row. piss one off. DISUSED adj. knock the chocks from under one. sound off. down. gone to pot. hoopla. have ones teeth on edge. Sunset Strip. rust belt. slice up. whale of a difference. thrown. lots of laughs. jumpy as a cat on a hot tin roof. steam up. DISTRIBUTE v. commo. fuddle. spooked. EXCITED. been hit before. fuck up. hopped up. give one the needle. the jims. in a flusteration. on the gog. sewer hog. cutter. ANXIETY. pick on. flustrated. the jumps. all-overish. mixed bag. inner city. jitters. shook. Las Vegas strip. ghetto. needle. raise a rumpus. make it a tough go. cut up. gum up the works. D. burn up. action. rattle. pipeline. the City. shoestore alley. belly whacker. NERVOUSNESS. sweaty. biting one's nails. work up. bring one up short. cagey. fussed. leery. heavy lump (Sugar Hill). in a tizzy. a real nail-biter. black bottom. stomping ground. jumpy. in a botheration. cast a kitten. big time. in a state. rattle. have kittens. Sugar Hill. merry-go-round. dustup. TROUBLED. fuzzbuzz.A. DISTRIBUTOR n. jungle. See also ENTERTAINMENT. net. down the line. inner city. hyper. rumble. ball. DIVE v. flap. skid row. discombobulate. worried stiff. Wall Street. the meemies. stick in one's craw. rile. choked. to-do. grins. flip. territory. discombobulated. having the leaps. in a pucker. See AGITATION. tightened up. Mainline. nervy. Hell's Kitchen. DISTURBED adj. See also NEIGHBORHOOD. mothballed. get to. raise the roof. hood. twitty. in a scrape. Bowery. queer. go on make my day. in a swivet. belly buster. haroosh. DISTURBANCE n. the heebie-jeebies. CONFUSED. whoopee. in a swivet. red herring. knock the props from under one. DIVERSE adj. hard put to it. shook up. fuss. ghetto. DITCHDIGGER n. cut the melon. belly whopper. DISTRICT ATTORNEY n. divvy up. jobber. on the skids. on the ragged edge. on tenterhooks. 2. See also EXCITE. See NEIGHBORHOOD. diff. craze. throw into a tizzy. in one's hair. dump altitude (aircraft). zoo. the Loop. belly whack. big stink. bug. sweaty. stew. throw. belly flop. belly whop. pull one up short. flusteration. neck of the woods. belly flop. drive one up a tree. high time. drunk alley. funky. shelved. in a tizzy. swivet. brown off. Tin Pan Alley. Storyville. jumpy as a cat on a hot tin roof. distrib. fake out. stir. key up. DITHER n. raise the devil. shitting bricks. flap. in a stew. belly bust. throw wood on the fire. ride. shanty town. yantsy. down on one's luck. DISTURB v. give one a hard time. give one a bad time. 1. DIVE n. the screaming meemies. in a foofaraw. in a dither. chewallop. network. on pins and needles.diversion 115 a sweat. put the needles in. tizzy. having the leaps. uptight. skid row. in a lather. DIVERGENT adj. nervous wreck. UNEASY. NoHo. lather. See also BOTHERED. floor. pissing. have a fit. shell out. psych out. DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM n. ask for it. get under one's skin. all shook up. row. louse up. Broadway. foofaraw. sweat it. add fuel to the flames. shitting. fun and games. give one a turn. make a fuss. neck of the woods. . 1. 2. gone to the dogs. discombooberate. throw. worried stiff. beside one's self. ball up. flip out. stir up. have kittens. header. Shubert Alley. fall apart. foul up. See also RIOT. gold coast. wired. See also DISTURBED.

dish out. stubborn as a mule. ditch. dog do. big nose man. stiff-necked. go to Reno. See also INTEREST. phfttt. man's best friend. bone setter. pot hound. taste. hound dog. marriage on the rocks. own up. dog hockey. buck it over. cook. go halvers. DOCTOR OF DIVINITY n. bones.). kill em.. call it quits. doggy. PhD. flaky. minus. offshoot. DOGGED adj. tail-wagger. bone breaker. DIVORCE v. goop. slay. piece of the pie. pills. pffft. stick croaker. move. cough up. slap-happy. get one's kicks. split. cut the pie. breakup. pill peddler. preacher man. See also TENACIOUS. cut in. tip off. bullheaded. sawbones. catch flies (The. ex (wife or husband). bend the rules. big end. divoon. ball of fire. split up. DIVIDEND n. fork out. purp. cut. perk. barefoot doctor (rural). go for broke. pie. spring. splitsville. open up. docudrama. sure as shit. bled. DIVINITY n. script. duck. go public with. washed up. unload. DODGE CAR n. gaga. Turk. split. Mexicancel. glory roader. come on like. tough nut. Reno-vation. See CONFESS. different strokes. dopey. DIVORCEE n. shell out. bump into. TCR (take care of business). doc. slice up. give the show away. bigger half. DOG EXCREMENT n. Doctor Feelgood. plum. 1. flea hotel. cut up the jackpot. cut up the pipes. the game ain't over till the last man is out. See also PREDICT. Reno-vate. end. live wire. DIVORCE n. blab. couldn't make it. pan out. shake. juke. SHARE. workaholic. piece up. hardheaded. woozy. iodine. pup. hand over. let one's hair down. dumped. muleheaded. laid back. ice tong doctor. debunk (prove false). the rev. See AVOID. go halfies. slice. slice the melon. roustabout. eighty-six. dock walloper. pigheaded. leave a paper trail. cut of the melon. halver. DD. wow. phfft. operator. BTO. dorg. sidetrack. hustler. DIVISION n. See AMUSE. ducker DOER n. bossy. lagniappe. cut up. horse. jink (enemy planes). bulletheaded. bolus (U. murder (he's murder). DOCILE adj. DOCUMENTARY FILM n. M. eighty-sixed. Heinz 57. stick it. bowwow. mutt. big eye man. branch house. have em in the aisles. doc. PHT (putting DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY n. DIVINE n. shit or get off the pot. talk off the top of one's head. ms. put em away. shake off. hand out. piece. Lordy. See VERIFY. go even-steven. Man Upstairs. See MAN OF ACTION. take a stab in the dark. skip out on. branch. See also SEPARATE. has one's Dutch up. rocky. DOCUMENT n. bite. red DIVULGE v. whack up. sky pilot. cutemup. split up. unloaded. dedomicile. do. DIVEST v. Heinz 57 varieties. circumlocute. puppy dog.. do one's thing. DIVINE adj. 1. go out on a limb. mellow. 2. doggy do. bleed white. biscuit eater. dedomiciling. hang tough. butcher. split-up. fess up. DOCUMENT v. mule. divvy. affil (TV). diff. headspinning. Mexicancellation. iceman. dog turd. divvy up. grass DODGE v. mulish. medico. DIVERT v. fido. DOGMATIC adj. come to a parting of the ways. DIZZY adj. slice. take a shot in the dark. four-legged friend. DIVESTED adj. hang in. get with it. Heinz. send on a wild-goose chase. dumpee. DOCTOR n. break up. fracture one. poochy. dog dew. punchy. pill bag. Ms. sidewalk obstacle course. . big-time operator. let it all hang out. lay em in the aisles. hang tough. 2. break one up. ditch. knock em dead. MS. med. rocku- DIVINE v. mixed bag. slice of the melon. script writer. See OBSTINATELY. go for it. cut the melon. Feelgood. cool. hard-nosed. DOCKHAND n. pull off. bone bender. widow. stall. go for it. cocksure. sell off. pill slinger. blow the whistle.D. pooch. the room going around. milked. buck it over. Head Knock. bled white. come hell or high water.116 diversity DIVERSITY n. DOGGEDLY adv. circumlocute. language. spill the beans. light-headed. piece of the action. operate. SHARE. big heart man. sticky. cut one in. get one's jollies. different strokes for different folks. croaker. cut up the touches. split. get around. See also SUBMISSIVE. hubby through college). Dad. duke one in. panic. milk. bleed. cut. crack on one or something. put the move on one. put it on the street. punchdrunk. get around. right rocker. gyp (female). cut. DO v. go fifty-fifty. See ACT. adios. medic. mentary (music). quack. jank. rake-off. pages. pill pusher. give the slip. fifty-fifty. bone polisher. go phftt. (prescribe drugs illegally). untie the knot. See CLERGYMAN. take a stab. See INTEREST.). See ASSOCIATE. dump. pill roller. pot licker. selfstarter. soup hound. doggie. go phfttt. salts (prison). DOG n. harp polisher. melon. bullhead. on the out and out. take a shot. on the rocks. chunk. size into (chips). go all out. DIVIDE v. divvy. eager beaver. slice the pie. 86. got the faith baby. STUBBORN. bone eater. pill punk. divvy.

kilobucks. slot. PREJUDICED. scrip. cartwheel. castle. lead by the nose. crack the whip. See also DISTRICTS. hun. yard. maxed out (political limit). run the show. ONE MILLION n. deuce. fifty. tog. simoleon. rig out. slavey. C note. bring to heel. have a finger in. DOLLARS. FIVE THOUSAND n. box in. reel one back in. slug. 1. cluck. rig up. year. help. sinker. ONE HUNDRED n. . shiner. rutabaga. domi. DOLT n. MCP. gift. dumdum. dork. good old boy. get one in a box. fin. plug. rule the roost. ride herd on. DONATION n. clam. frogskin. dime. five yards. single. TWENTY-FIVE n. kick one around. yo-yo. dog out. blue devils. cleaning lady. ten. do one's part. sweeten the kitty. DOMINATE v. jingoist. See OCCUPATION. old stomping grounds. buck. ante up. homeplate. deucer. DOLLARS. get in the act. mumps. houseboy. red-neck. Abe's Cabe. wear the pants. throw one's weight around. hog. See STUPID. roost. number one boy. stomping grounds. half a C. pratt boy. bob. TEN n. potato. G. letdown. DOLDRUMS n. pillow punk. pony up. reel one back in. pad. Suzzi. handout. sexist porker. one. DOLLARS. wear the pants. two case note. under one's thumb. double sawbuck. bone. DOLLAR. case buck. mopes. DOLOPHINE n. DOLE n. dodo. DOLLARS. neck of the woods. good old boys' network. patrioteer. plug. See also DISTRICTS. smacker. FIVE n. bring to heel. crack the whip. blah-blahs. boy. shiner. five centuries. chicadee check off (charity). man. bailwick. gentle. century note. DON v. wear the pants. See also STUBBORN. ONE THOUSAND n. DOMINATED adj. berry. iron man. rack. cucumber. DONATE v. dolly. small nickel. dews. wear the trousers. double eagle (gold coin). FIFTY n. sit on top of. woman. See SUBJUGATED. McCarthyite. clacker coconut. stamping grounds. a hand. have the whip hand. territory. miseries (Bl. mokers. tenner. territory. case dough. down trip. do it one's way. five C's. gifting. sit on top of. boob. G note. a yard. rag up. half eagle (gold coin). male chauvinist pig. DOLLARS. on one's high horse. lump. blue funk. funk. furp. wheel (silver). throw one's weight around. ball. blues.). drape. DOMICILE n. fiver. old stomping grounds. simp. DOLLAR n. sweeten the pot. home grounds. DOMINION n. lay down the law. crib. do one's part. dolefuls. peso. C. have the whip hand. live-in. 2. See GIVE. D. out to lunch. turf. flag-waver. fish. twenty cents. downer. superpatriot. dude. run. dime note. mulligrubs. be in the driver's seat. call the tune. finif. tweeny. in front of. TWENTY n. pussy whip (female). dismals. dix. airhead. Simon. sinker. keep under one's thumb. turn out. shekel. bill. lamebrain. pass the hat. put in one's two cents. sawbuck. two cents. plaster. hollow note. DOLLARS. dommy. check. on a string. frog. suit up. cartwheel. henpecked. DOMINEER v. twist around one's little finger. DOMESTICATE v. in the driver's seat. one dollar. pig. TWO n. fishskin. case. helping hand. eagle (gold coin). take the high ground. condo. dude up. deuce spot. lizard. DOLLARS. boffo. coop. Archie Bunker. turf. lead by the nose. DOMESTIC CRISIS n. have a finger in the pie. rag out. iron man. DOMESTIC n. DOLLARS. saw. dump. five-case note. hardtack. 2. cleaning woman. shoot on. push the buttons. D. case note. ace. wind around one's little finger. peon. box in. scoot. handout. skin. meathead. call the shots. get one in a box. joint. See also APARTMENT. fit out. See also ARROGANT. hardtack. D. feed the kitty. DOGMATIST n. big nickel mil. half DOLLARS. shekel. serf. bust. run the show. grand. big one. DOMINEERING adj. doesn't know from A to B. stomping grounds. bummer. yard. call the shots. Jewish flag (Derog. half a century. slab. get it up. sit in on. bean. cabin girl (chambermaid). put something in the pot. SILVER n. back home. lay on. copeck. soap opera. ten spot. two spot. soap. one's neck of the woods. DOLLARS. ball. crash pad. twenty. blahs. dumps. cholly.donation neck. stupe. plunk. half G. call the tune. man. rag. stamping grounds. half grand. See MANAGE. girl. write off. one bill. pussy whipped. tied to one's apron strings. henpeck. throw a lot of weight. wheel. biddy. copeck. roof over one's head. poke out. hold the aces. horse. See HOUSE. five. doll up. century.). bossy. 117 DOMAIN n. co-op. lunchie. squirt. hogs. bulldoze. high and mighty. bullet. FIVE HUNDRED n. rock. be in the saddle. megabucks. bullet. a regular Archie Bunker. DOLLARS. smack. run things. last dollar. wing. 1. thou. rule the roost. five spot. dud. sap.

DOOMED adj. dull as dishwater. kiss of death. tenderfoot. sync up. cruller. DOUBLE BASS n. twofers. 2. doss. doghouse. in the pits. DRAFT n. DRAG RACING TERMS drag. co-ed. frau shack. all over but the shouting. twin. hold back. straight shit. cork off. START hole. shutdown strip dragster. frowzy. straight. lady bountiful. DORMANT adj. lookalike. waffling. doz. call up. DRAFT v. you should live so long. the way the ball bounces. set down. sit on ones hands. letter from Uncle Sam. iffy. Dopo. held back. DOUBTFUL adj. fratority. call a spade a spade. nip. bust. rundown. betwixt and between. on the beach. angel. MAINTENANCE burnout pit. bag. down. closed down. dozz. tics and twitches. touchy. stand by. See also RECRUIT. fat chance. sign up. collar a nod. sugar daddy. blow hot and cold. DOWNGRADE v. See DIRECTORY. out of action. DRAG v. backer. no ifs ands or buts. low. off the cob. on thin ice. set back. 1. dragway. rack and ruin. on the rocks. altered. Rocky Mountain canary. on ice. vein. out of the rat race. bump. have-nots. sync. zoo. birdcage. at ones feet. let it DOOM n. the jury's out. in one's clutches. benched. See also RECORD. El Dopo. DRAFT BOARD n. submarine. slammer. funny car. dope off. mince. leery. karma. on ice. (past finish line). in the cards. Calamity Jane. dead duck. dram. hot rod. DOVETAILED adj.118 done DOUSE v. DOSSIER n. in one's pocket. doctor. go. DOWNFALL n. let it come. grungy. dope. slug. rookie. L. dicey. burnout (soften tires). gasser. been hit before. knothole. the underdog. fueler. DOUBLE n. up front. bummed out. rap sheet. DOUBTLESS adj. ringer. See DESTITUTE. dorm. fer shirr. DOSE v. shilly-shally. Santa Claus. henranch. stuck. in pain. cat nap. in one's power. long shot. handwriting on the wall. sorenity. big zero. flake out. buttoned up. broken. doubleheader (successful two ways). done with. in the bag (police). hit. set back. sure as hell. between sixes and sevens. the needy. sign on. sunk. rundown. talk like a Dutch uncle. posilutely. wear two hats (two kinds of work). truck. slug. bench racing (race analysis). sidelined. DOOR n. bench. out of the swim. DRAG RACE TRACK n. fixed. on the bench. bleach box. trap DONOR n. 1. down in the dumps. sad sack. shlep. calk off. angel (radar). Christmas tree (starting . hole shot (get a winning start). DOWNCAST adj. DONKEY n. See SINCERE. hit the skids. snooze. done to a T. on the skids. DRAG RACING CAR n. bang. stand-in. dig oneself a nod. bull pen. dog. DRAG RACING. DOUCHE BAG n. DOWNTRODDEN adj. dose up. the handwriting on the wall. at one's beck and call. DRAG RACING. DOOMSAYER n. make no bones about it. 2. talk turkey. DONE adj. dead ringer. DORMITORY n. catch a wink. done. blah. on slippery ground. lug. DRAB adj. zero. fix. that's for sure. open. flat. dead meat. file. shot down. sheet. grab a few z's. boot. DOUGHNUT n. the skids. giver. in the lap of the gods. mud ball. See FAILURE. busted. cagey. shot. sure as I live and breathe. DRAFTEE n. dragged. on the shelf. don't hold your breath. DOSE n. cop some z's. a wrap. truly needy. stuffer (supercharger). down at the heels. See SLEEP. heavy hitter. at one's mercy. See DEPRESSED. a slave to. banzai (all out). singing the blues. wheelie. hanging by a thread. See BORING. frumpy. fairy godmother. spitting image. fix. DOZE v. set. done for. knock off. DOWDY adj. Alice under the ax. DOVETAIL v. drop off. moldy. doubting Thomas. dope. DO NOTHING v. cannon fodder. See FINISHED. the way the ball bounces. dance to one's tune. dragging. sit on the fence. dunk. wheelie bar. under one's thumb. lip sync. the way the cookie crumbles. See also COPY. between a rock and a hard place. rif. dippydro. led by the nose. greetings. drag strip. gummy. 1. rule of twice. chancy. sinker. is the Pope Catholic? See CERTAIN. hencoop. que sera sera. dope up. hole job. DOWNGRADED adj. wheel stand. shoe (tire). touch and go. bull fiddle. hit. the beads. in sync. double in brass. put all one's cards on the table. 2. bullypen. DOWNRIGHT adj. ass in a sling. maxed out (political limit). the way the beads read. wired. DOPEMINE n. slicks (treadless tires). up for grabs. the way the cookie crumbles. quail roost.

dead heat. fatigues. put on the dog. Mexican standoff. weeds. prank. hand-me-downs. quick one. spark. hung. pound. gunk. fit out. play on the heartstrings. pull. goose bumps. liquor up. doll up. paint the town red. mini. think up. best bib and tucker. dead tired. secondhand. knight of the pen. DRESS v. ghost. miniskirt. soak up. break. splash. spiffed up. swig. lick into shape. duded out. wordsmith. chugalug. See also WANDER. cool suit with a loop droop. tank up. knock back. DRESSED adj. harness (leather. tog. stage fright. scribe. knight of the plume. full feather. khakis. dog out. air. pantsuit. duded up. schmatteh. walk through. go every which way. Nehru suit. gin up. glad rags. even steven. Mother Hubbard. get in shape. togs. 2. drape. honking brown (flashy). grim. quickie. castles in the with a reet pleet. the grabber. heavy. turned out. guzzle. whites. bend one's elbow. jitters. shot in the arm. go on a toot. decked out. Sunday suit. short one. toggery. DREAMER n. short dog (cheap wine in a brown paper bag). pubcrawl. gym. gook. suit up. spot. scoutmaster. ragged up. fancied up. have one too many. getup. DREAM v. wee drop. bleed white. drapes. See WEARY. icky. booze up. sop it up. 1. kick around. nightcap. DRAINED adj. Sunday best. Port Arthur tuxedo. groundhog. hit the red-eye. Sunday clothes. throw in the hook. heads up (no handicap). dead end. togged. guz. one too many. vine. go on a bender. call. tryout. micro. fishtail. slug. in fine feather. beastly. crook one's little finger. workout. pint. lousy. goose bumpy. rigged out. dude. DRILL v. spitball. maxicoat. mellow back. See also BEGGAR. zoot suit. 1. wicked. DRAIN v. down. dress blues. pooped. belt. buck fever. anywhere the wind blows. toast. maxidress. go forty ways to Sunday. rig out. deck out. burned out. gussied up. spooky. turn out. sponge. peaked. dress. lap up. taste. DRAMATIST n. pallazzios. wiped out. Nehru jacket. DRINK v. reach-me-downs. DRAMATIZE v. graphics. yucky. clobber. jigger. hairy. goshawful. on the sauce. asshole suckin' wind. threads. See VAGRANT. lap. ready made. sandhog. DRAW n. rotten. altered (vehicle class). drape. peaky. liquor. DRILL n. get out. the rooting interest. set of threads. constitutional. bib and tucker. godawful. looking sharp. beat. fig up. DRIFTER n. rags. finger. scrivener. on the bum. daily dozen. double. 1. drop. rig. DREAM n. prink. fresh one. grody to the max. bottoms up. DRILL INSTRUCTOR n. rag out. rigged up. spooked.drink 119 lights). in one's best bib and tucker. dude up. snorter. layout. comp. rig up. snifter. finger or two. bleed. outfit. telewriter (TV). lick. castles in Spain. DREADFUL adj. crawl. See also LIQUOR. fine feather. yicky. go on a bat. zoot suit with a reet pleat. break in. the numbers. primp. slam. workout. asshole puckerin'. flute. duds. get every last drop. especially motorcycle). slicked up. one for the road. play fixer. furry. hone. dry run. hit the bottle. storyboard. fig out. gross. D. civvies. zoot soot. jazzercise. Sunday go-to-meetings. See also THIN. scrape the bottom of the barrel. deck. drag. DRAWN adj. pecker-assed. Christmas (ostentatious). make a production of. tog out. wash. mean. make up. run through. work out. the numbers game. float. push. shakedown cruise. frock. pie in the sky. hit the sauce. used up. snort. lay it on thick. See also CLOTHING. set of drapes. boondock (outdoor). See PRACTICE. suck dry. rag up. word slinger. creeps. worriment. ghostwriter. in one's Sunday best. 2. juice. serum. ragged out. See FEAR. frozen. put away. trick up. fofarraw. shakedown. take a pull. standoff. jumpsuit. tricked out. joint-hop. bo. granny dress. drape shape. sop. mufti. play doctor. beer up. tip one's elbow. juice back. trump up. bindle stiff. cooler. dump (win). bottom of the barrel. scratcher.I. go that a way. dead. rag out. 2. stargazer. warm-up. schmotte. drown one's troubles. teleplaywrite. cits. dud. gray flannel. nip. Sunday go-tomeeting. cold shivers. hacked. juice . STYLISH. stiff. knight of the quill. drape shape DRINK n. cold feet. front. DRIFT v. go forty ways from Sunday. king of the road. DRESS n. bum. dry goods. brainstorm. frame. shot. See also WRITER. dressed to the nines. wearing one's best. slicked up. grody. scripter. Sunday go-to-church. DRAWING n. swig. racket jacket. midi. creepy. handout. dream up. draggin' ass. flash. take it off the top of one's head. head trip. crook one's elbow. skin and bones. bag. tailor made. DREGS adj. go on a binge. tune up. hit the booze. foofooraw. tog up. dressed fit to kill. hairraising. maxi. in high feather. rag up. cold creeps. spruced up. DREDGER n. See also WELL DRESSED. doodle. eye-opener. trick out. mug up (coffee). scribbler. deck up. play it don't say it. play up. feathers. See also TEST. bull's wool (stolen). stack of bones. dolled up. drapery. ragbag. bag of bones. ham it up. togged up. floater. sock frock. DREAD n. go on a drunk.

elbow bender. dive.). fruit salad (mixture). catch a wink. break one's neck. scut. grab a few z's. rock out. pot. hardstuff. coachy. starch. camp. kick. soak. cap. O. mixer. outfit. DRUDGERY n. eighty-six that. HEROIN. pressure. ballbreaker. heel (Stu. zetser. daily grind. jokey. fun and games. wasted. knockout drops. fire up. burn up the road. crack a six-pack (beer). See also TRUCK DRIVER. nerf. what it takes. on the nod. fall off the wagon. rat race. burn the breeze. rum hound. push. plug. Cokeland. pop. catnap. nose to the grindstone. waste one. blow one's mind. washed out. commute. knock off. greasy grind. ozoner. dose. dip the beak. DROLL adj. hit. gruntwork (Army). burn rubber. hoochhound. cop some z's. nag. grind. A. DRIVE n. doll. egg on. wipe out. overvamp. blank (non-narcotic). DRUG CURE take the cure. See ADDICT. joyride. big drunk. dope. lid. make the sparks fly. 2. cooler. nickel bag. stretchy. hang a few on. sweet tooth. souse. bottle man. get the monkey off. road hog. road jockey. matchbox.. See ADDICTION. ginhound. cork off. tooling. wash out. bag. habit. blast. pickup. swiller. pour it on. scud. heel and toe (racing). boozehound. overjolt. down. fix. AUTOMORILE v. lovepot. kick the habit. overcharge. go all out. gumption. works. See SLEEP. scratch. chining. ki (kilo). break one up. hitch. Sunday drive.). town drunk. dip. scratched. downs. turkey (diluted). See also ATTACK. tosspot. burn out. offed. airing. cop a nod. zonk out. son of a bitch. lid. Alphabet Town (N. busthead. sell one. 86 that. drive-in. OD. step on it. wet one's whistle. SOFT n. crock. nose-dive. DRUG OVERDOSE v. DRIVER n. guts. knock off. scat. little Mike. bust. steam. chaser. back to the salt mines. do a brody. bottle baby. bomb around. monkey on one's back. penny plain. fit. dig oneself a nod. tool. bulldoze. kill the Chinaman. punch. head. leadfoot. spunk. swillbowl. wino. all washed up. long hitter. buggy rid ing. Jones.. rock house. two-cents plain. scrub. 2. eight-sixed. kee. grind. the goods. hoghead. jones. deck. cruising. inhale. COCAINE. conk buster. Mickey Finn. railroad through. DROWSY adj. the business. sweat. bag that. doz. ass breaker. spin. cruise. give one knockout drops. bag. eye trouble. DRUG ADDICTION n.A. soaker. pull. See also DISCARD. swillbelly. DRINKER n. run. swillpot. for grins.D. copper nose. snoozy. can. go full steam ahead. elbow crooker. floor it. dose up. barrel house bum. get a bun on. coke. DRUG MARKETPLACE n. drag. bitch kitty. fire in the belly. upper. skinner. slave. zone out.). 1. hogger.). rot. wash down. roll. hook. poke. lean on it. growler rushing. shlep. shoe. scrubbed. zizz. irrigate. get up and go. shitwork. flop. charger. tommyrot. stick (cigarette). donkeywork. bear down on it. DRIVING. ballwracker. grind. washed up. mother (plane). bottle cap (tank truck). tipple. clout. DRUG PARAPHERNALIA n. get cutting. moxie. dime's worth. goose up. 2. fight a bottle. passion pit. belly wash. spike. mule skinner. juicer. high pressure. kill. stew. cold turkey.Y. sleepy head. shot. ammunition. workhorse. adiosed. double clutcher. tootle around. groghound. wheelman. Anywhere (possession). riot. DRUG v. little Michael. overamp. whoosh. lush hound. out of it. crack up. tailgate. dynamiter. seltzer. rummy. bear down. brown bagger. splice the main brace. dime bag. shithead. grog blossom. freak out. lay rubber down. DRIVEL n. skate jockey. See NONSENSE. laffer. bum. guzzler. sell. lift. swigger. DRIVE v. DRONE n. poppycock.fluffyfoot. get a buzz on.120 drinker DROP v. key. scoff. yok. alky. joshing. elbow grease. shikker. flake . rumpot. campy. bug juice. workaholic. pour on the coal. Sherm Alley (L. burnout (high speed). dopey. dope off. dipso. head kit. peg away. hump. off the habit. collar a nod. hang on a few. DRUG n. A-bomb. calk off. DRIVE-IN THEATER n. stewbum. slurp. setup (for alcoholic mix). pretzel bender. dope up. dig. DRINK. Scag Jones. put the kibosh on. lusher. in sleepsville. belt the grape. sponge. jick head. kit. tippler. See AMPHETAMINE. dump chump (truck). dope. fireman. slip one a mickey. gagged up. brick (compressed kilo). the stuff. hustle. lush. weight (oz. See AMUSING. DRUDGE v. the right stuff. swill. dozz. ETC. drop off. See FORCE. at the wheel. whirl. step on the gas. DRUG PACKET n. DROPPED adj.Z. lean on. gypsy. tip toe. downer. adios that. DROWSE v. juice head. joint (total equipment). ballbuster. bird's-eye. off. hogwash. gobbledygook. magic bullet (Medic). goose. 1. bindle. jawbone. DRUDGE n. bitch. backbreaker. bone breaker. workout. yokky. 1. quarter bag. steamroll. tank. tripe. DRUG ADDICT n. stiff. jazz out. push. A-head. get the monkey off one's back. DRUG BUY n. stewie. cowboy. oh dee. road runner. Harvey Wallbanger (reckless). barfly. Willy Weaver (drunk). crack em up. fly. boozer. rum. ups. kibosh. Finn. See PLOD.

sick (needs injection). bombita. skinful. roach clip. doctor. DRUG TRAFFIC n. smack slammer. out of it. wake up. pothead. dopenik. mellowed out. needle candy. uppers. having a buzz. dust head. dope peddler. hooked. charge. stums. doper. junked up. downers. gallery.D. candy man. bingle. on the weed. flea powder. blown away. skin pop. on the weed. hypo. brown bomber. charged up. junker. speed freak. geezer. spaced. chemical dependency. hearts. Jones. junk. jolt of junk. straight (after injection). charge. hype stick. bingles. station worker. gow. charge. score. cork the air. junked up. broker. cotton (saturated with benzadrine). dynamiter. cook. torn up. needle man. goof. scagman. West Coast cap. boot. D&N (drugs and narcotics). coasting. dust. A. crispy. contact high. student. trip. high as a kite. on the hype. hot shot. user. on the hype stick. torn up. ice creamer. hype. string out. flyin'. house connections. blown away. Z (ounce). strung out. beaming. gowed up. casa boom. on a cloud. stoned. way out. bong (pipe). O. birdsize. snowbird. on the nod. doper. pep pill. teaed up. half load. the Man. pothead. speedball. shover. hype. ice cream (crystals). shot. shot. nose habit. smashed. coked up. on the light artillery. happy. bing. the needle.. bomb. leepers. take a drag. dynamite (pure). jellybeans. parachute. heeled. floating. drughead. head shop. DRUG USER n. tall. snowed. teaed up. chase the dragon. stash bag. banger. hokus. wiped out. ripped. freaker out. nodding. junker. needle habit. Mexican cap. weedhead. DRUG USE v. factory. fix. phony up (adulterate). tripping out. mojo. shooting gallery. mainline. artillery. out of it. jolt. wigged out. spot. twisted. geezed up. bam. bundle. jaboff. source. check. hype. viper. do drugs. Saturday night habit. sweet surrender. trip. AD. thrusters. on the hype stick. joy riding. space out. underground factory. chippy (occasional). dirty. blow coke. fix. bangster. geezed up. can. hook. jab off. snowed. freak. charged up. drug pusher. balloon room. speed. joy riding. fiend. DRUG USE adj. French blue. pillhead. blow snow. stoned out of one's gourd. gow. death wish. snowed in. floating. lit up. head. reefer man. geed up. floating. cap. gaged up. pinned (constricted pupils). caught in a snowstorm. do a blow. hophead. joy popper (new or occasional user). DRUG WITHDRAWAL n. forwards. pusher. carrying (possession). drying out.drugs: amphetamine 121 spoon. up. zonked out. go up. flying. hop. high. dime bag (ten dollars' worth). on the needle. lid. wet dog shakes. smashed. viper. bag. Woodstock Emergency pipe (aluminum foil). bogue. cokey. kicking the habit.. mother. loaded. stallion stick. stoned out of one's mind. shot in the arm. coked. blown out. taking the cure. corporation cocktail (coal gas bubbled through milk). sniff. straighten one (administer). double blue. cut deck (adulterated). shit. peaches. card (portion). stoned out of one's gourd. uppers. shooting the pin. beat artist. missionary. hit the needle. dealer. eye-opener. lid popper. shakes. scag trade. dozzing. tea toker. sick (need). ammunition. merchandise. sleigh riding. ripper. needle. flying. do a toot. gun. cold turkey. contact high. phony bingle. piece. ripped. strung out. hit. cubes. hopped up. snowed up. hard stuff. dossing. bean popper. fix up. in orbit. the business. DRUGGED adj. snow snorter. shot. death boy. belly habit (oral). weedhead. caught in a snowstorm. cartwheel. use. pinned (constricted pupils). flying. greasy junkie. driver. get high. shoot the pin. goofed. kick. big man. pin shot. coast. from Mount Shasta (not common). dabbling. DRUG SELLER n. sweet tooth. tripper. light artillery. chalk. A. loaded. biddle. snifter. cooker. bindle. wigged out. lucky seven (mixture). cold stuff (deadly). short. mouth habit (smoke). wired. reds. pin. freebase. goods. blow. Fink. goof ball. twisted. coked. junkie. in orbit. nickel bag. g'd up. needle knight. A-head.D. g'd up. take a hit. tripping. gone. stash box. copilot. happenings. bagman. obie. tweek out. hyp. snowstorm (party). drive. get up. ken ten (lamp for opium). gowed up. the big drive. jabber. hold. nod. Allah Supreme. bang. blast. juggler. stuff. goofed. DRUGS n. pop. peddler. take a fix. acid freak. ping wing. sleigh riding. one who's holding. ballroom. Tijuana cap. basement lab. wiped out. deck. high as a kite. coasting. DRUG TERMS cut. wasted. sweating it out. joy pop. methhead. campfire boy. fires. hop. becoming Mr. drop. stash jar (marijuana). . reenter. mellowed out. splash. torn up. load. trafficker. stoned out of one's head. habit. use the needle. hook. aspirin hound. connection. jolly beans. up. snort. thrill. kick the gong around. hopped up. fixer. scag trade. leapers. use. operator. psychadelic jelly bean. spaced out. candy. on the hype. tea man. zone out. Frisco cap. gaged up. get off. coke head. acid head. needle park. on the light artillery. tracks. pepper. hit. mule. mainliner. dust. bingler. banger. cement. zonked out. lightfooted. dope fiend. on the nod. geed up. tooter (cocaine). bust a cat. shooting gallery. reentry. sugar. shoot. quill (matchbook cover). happy. truck drivers. on a cloud. coked up. kick the mooch around. on the needle. bomb out. God's medicine. blown out. globetrotter (always moving). jolt. DRUGS: AMPHETAMINE n. shoot up. fours. bongs. deck. hit the pipe. toke. goof ball. Skag Jones. swing man. heeled. nixon (poor quality). diet pills. high. heavy man. marygin (seed remover). cokie. blind. DRUG USE SITE n.

. golden leaf. gin. Cris. C . blue bird. uptown. meth. heaven dust. the big H. first degree. stick. balloon (bag). grafa. DRUGS: METHADONE n. purple heart. frogs. bush. grass. windowpanes. Panama red. hook. Big Harry. jabooby. trip. dolls. Jersey green. Mexican mud. bombita. tecaba. drag. brown sugar. catnip. popper. football. poison. Dojee. C. blue devil. horse. splay. jay. angel. bar. Peruvian. B. oranges. muggles. bag. spliff. him. witch hazel. joy powder. lone weed. lady. nebbie. pod. candy. dollies. flying saucer. yellow. scag. boo. live (sniffed). panatella. Texas Tea. Devil's trumpet. speedball. Mexican brown. nimby. roach. goldfinger (synthetic). cap. peachies. dagga. sugar. joy powder. hot shot (overdose). goof ball. white cross. whiff. whiffenpopper. Cee. seed. instant Zen. Mary Anne. joint. snowball. ace. gold. DRUGS: JIMSÔN WEED n. big chief. cobics. mu. soaper DRUGS: METHEDRINE n. shit. kef. Chinese. little Michael. Viper's weed. Mexican brown. deck. DRUGS: HASHISH n. benzie. cokey. dex. old lady white. Mary Jane. white mosquitoes. elephant. junk. DRUGS: METHAMPHETAMINE n. lids. Corinne. sugar. nose candy. DRUGS: FENTANYL n. hemp. red dirt marijuana. Santa Marta gold. fu. eye-opener (first of day). sweet Lucy. knockout drops. popper. dope. noise. down. Cecil. candy. the mighty mezz. Colombian gold. wedges. hero of the underworld. Colt . whizbang. estuffa. Mickey. dex. bhang. giggle weed. cola. DRUGS: MESCALINE n. jam. dynamite. DRUGS: BIPHETAMINE n. grefa. lemonade. blanks. DRUGS: MORNING GLORY SEED n. dexie. rope. candy. flake.45. cold 45. dynamite. speed. yesca. speed. weed tea. baby. sinsemella. mesc. DMT. speedball (plus morphine or heroin). rocks (hard). doorjee. yellow jacket. barrels. MDMA. Satan's DRUGS: DEXEDRINE n. brother. DRUGS: MANDRAKE n. DRUGS: DEXTROAMPHETAMINE n. weight (ounce). hash. yellow sunshine. cookie. bo bo. domes. joy smoke. pink lady. blue heaven. black tar. reefer weed. Phennies. bush. dexie. snop. shit. cheeba. cloud walk. herb. orange. gold dust. heavenly blue. pearls. happy dust. boy. Thai stick. Indian hay. football. joy flakes. Chinese red. Harry. sheesh. atom DRUGS: AMYL NITRITE n. bloke. Mary Wanna. Indian hemp. wings. dynamite. hash. purple heart DRUGS: CHLORAL HYDRATE n. DRUGS: BENZEDRINE n. salt and pepper. sativa. upper. pillow. mellow yellow. tranquilizer. goof ball. moocah. mezz. tea. speedball (also cocaine and morphine). blue sage. bones. stick of gage. gage. Charlie. weed. white stuff. T. pear. DRUGS: DIMETHYLTRYPTAMINE n. smoke. Lady H. paper acid. H. fix. sugar lump. Toklas brownies. big D. charge. pack. brown. coffee. toot. dexy. sleighride. tab. nemmy. DRUGS: HEROIN n. 25. DRUGS: LUMINAL PILL n. trey. blue acid. griefo. DRUGS: ISOBUTYL NITRITE n. candy. crank. white lightning. salt. sugar. Acapulco gold. greefo. Connie. doojee. Panamanian red. pot. bomb. DPT DRUGS: MARIJUANA n. hard stuff. heesh. . red chicken. stuff. sensemilla. caballo. C and H. Coli. Lucy in the sky with diamonds. Owsleys. oranges. crystals. 13-M. polvo. big bloke. Alice B. greenies. gunion. blotters. Owsley Acid. baby. amy. hash head (user). DRUGS: HEROIN AND MARIJUANA n. chiva. dexy. cold and hot. Mary Warner. blue heaven. soap. blockbuster. dynamite. acid. LSD. snow. thing. ecstasy. African black. her. blue angel. beat. stuff. heart. sunshine pill. LSD-25. dew. Christmas trees. DRUGS: LYSERGIC ACID DIETHYLAMIDE n. liquid sky (with sex). antifreeze. white. coke. scar. snapper. China white. keef. schmee. heart. DRUGS: DIPROPYLPHYPTAMINE n. keef. cube. DRUGS: DEXAMYL n. reefer. gungeon. DRUGS: COCAINE n. DRUGS: METHYL FENTENYL n. Cadillac (ounce). China white. birdwood. Hawaiian sunshine. peanuts. blue. cadillac. leaf. Lipton's (fake). hay. black beauties. reindeer dust. flight. bomber. benny. row. jadja. flats. Cristine.122 drugs: amyl nitrate DRUGS: HEROIN AND COCAINE n. DRUGS: METHYLENEDIOXYAMPHETAMINE n. yen shee. powder. piece. line (dose). devil's testicle. crystals. apple. Pearl. girl. DRUGS: METHAQUALONE n. poppsies. peace. mootah. DRUGS: BARBITURATE n. dew. manicure. Banji. snowbird. belt. Mickey Finn. Bernice. aitch. scramble. blue cheer. Mexican red. heroina. snap. white. black gunion. the tragic magic. crack. giggle smoke. barb. beetle. hit. abbot. flea powder. snow. juane. Maui-wowee. crap. gold leaf. toots. blue devils. DRUGS: COCAINE AND HEROIN n. dynamite. blue heaven. California sunshine. sinsemilla. sunshine. dots. M DA. smack. purple heart. Mary. mohasky. blue flag. smeck.

tanked up. pissed. half snapped (half drunk). lit a bit. dream gum. half stewed. activated. goon. soused to the gills. put to bed with a shovel. petrified. purple heart. vitamin Q. happy. bombed out of one's skull. whiz bang (mixed with cocaine). dreams. dime's worth. purple kite. stem. red and blue. half sprung. off the wagon. pissy eyed. pixilated. pissed to the ears. well oiled. lit up. guyed out. organized. on the sauce. loopy. nemish. sugar. joy powder. God's own medicine. mellow. mist. spiffed. blewed. blindo. hops. dream wax. BUY v. Seggy. have a skate on. cadillac. muddled. DRUGS: SECONAL n. T dust. dead drunk. canned. cannabinal. peddle. full of Dutch courage. red cross. sticks. primed. basted. balmy. big O. corned. piflicated. snorts. pruned. ate the dog. dizzy.. bombed. piffed. make a buy. on a binge. drunk as a lord. animal. yellow jacket. carrying a heavy load. P-stuff. rocky. mojo. sail. double trouble. flannel mouth. lude. behind the cork. elephant tranquilizer. bunned. corked. have a skinfull. out. schnokkered. killer weed. on a bat. DRUGS. tic. soused. keep the meet. re-up. nemmie. horseback. potted. rummy. bongos. tiddly. aglow. pillows. lit up like a Christmas tree. sock. torn. preserved. lit to the gunnels. K. morph. blue velvet. buzzed.drunk 123 DRUGS: MORPHINE n. looped. lemon. busy bee. cut. stewed. smashed. three bricks short of a load. sloppy. petrificated. hammered. blasted. mello yello. leaping. monkey. DRUGS: PEYOTE n. half seas over. boozy. traps. juiced up. plowed. booms. half shot. passed out. ten cents. drunk as a skunk. tired. pieeyed. crocked. smoked. hides. frozen. cooked. DRUNK adj. high as a . illuminated. DRUMMING v. hipped. nimtopsical. Christmas trees. blotto. Chinese tobacco. three sheets in the wind and the other one flapping. snozzled. white dust. seeing double. mescal. pied. have an edge on. DRUGS: TUINAL n. horse. half cocked. DRUGS: NEMBUTAL n. out like a light. soldier's drug. abbot. stretched. tootsies. pink lady. ghow. screaming. adrip. potsed. walking on rocky socks. boozed. have a rubber drink. turn. black stuff.. stinking. pickled. downer. rocket fuel. DRUMS n. half slewed. crashed. cyclone. buzzed. sheets. half under. C. tight. ding swizzled. boozed up. hog. snootful. out on the roof. buzzy. jug-bitten. whooshed. hammered. beat out some licks. super grass (marijuana sprinkled with PCP). dreamer. have a bun on. hop. wicked faced. on a toot. tubs. skunk drunk. fuddled. angel dust. DRUGS: PHENCYCLIDINE n. PCP. juiced. tar. hide beater. six sheets to the wind. tanked. zonked out. carrying a load. spaced out. hit. padded. dust. sloppy drunk. scronched. nimby. soaked.J. new magic. lit to the gills. DRUGS. bongoed. lit. God's own medicine. saturated. on a jag. snares. zonked. pissed as a newt. afflicted. pipped up. midnight oil. O. dream beads. fried. tore DRUGS: OPIUM n. scuffle. high. red. zozzled. alkied. peace pill. bent. smoke. out cold. Sherms (cigarette). slugged. Ixey. roaring drunk. on instruments. bleary eyed. wasted. pop. tied one on. under the influence. bent and broken. roaring. reds. teed. super joint.J. burned to the ground. overtaken. blued. ripped. goma. score some. shellacked. loaded. Secos. black jack. lovely. red devil. DRUGS: QUAALUDE n. glazed. medicine. bombed out. boiled. boxed. pill. vulcanized. true blue. fried to the gills. cockeyed. afloat. skins. DRUM v. have a kick in the guts. sloshed. fractured. zig zag. polluted. ossified. laid out. pox. scag trade. alcoholized. snow. bottled. crocko. DRUGS: NEMBUTAL AND MORPHINE n. shitfaced. drunk as a skunk in a trunk. white nurse. DRUMMER n. merry. woofled. Seccy. blues. hang one on. stinko. monkey dust. ozone. yen shee. muzzy. volume. brushes (wire). pen yan. featured. gom. lubricated. nebbie. bullet proofed. score. dummy. heart. half shave. on a tear. crashed. DRUMSTICKS n. parboiled. bashed. DRUGS: VALIUM n. alight. in the bag. set up. gow. M. shot. cube juice. yen. trey. on a bender. DRUGS: PAREGORIC n. wet. daquifried. Aurora Borealis. crystal. heading into the wind. stinking drunk. sopor. gee. pissy drunk. poppy. alkied up. have a glow on. beery. plotzed. wall-eyed. piffled. happy dust. owled. boiled to the gills. boom sticks. rumdum. soma. blockbuster. shikkered. have a flag out. push. bent out of shape. on the juice. God's drug. screeching. fallen off the wagon. yam yam. rainbows. stewed to the gills. turned on. pasted. feeling no pain. over the bay. embalmed. canned up. boggled. snokkered. rolling drunk. pigeon-eyed. baptized. plastered. Miss Emma. heeled. wallbanger. rock dust. on the shikker. pill. snokkered up. sozzled. plonked. schnoggered. back teeth afloat. potty. mint. blind. stoned. twisted. elephant. zapped. grease. swacked. beerified. half crocked. skin beater. bagged. stiff. tipsy. prestoned. woozy. three sheets to the wind. giddy. pissed up to the eyebrows. crashed and burned. have a slant on. SELL v. schikker. blind drunk. tore up. press roll. higher than a kite. spifflicated. addled. antifreezed. suitcase. rosy. with a bun on. quad. mud. sent. pen yen. cop. have a can on. button. bamboula. have a brass eye. elevated. decayed. paralyzed. comfortable. dipsy.

bad news. stew. dipstick. ho hum. twit. big drunk. toff. lush. flash. noddy headed. squiffy. iffy. in the gutter. See also ASTONISHED. See BORING. teed up. stunned. dumb head. flat tire. See STUPID. listing to starboard. bowled over. blue jeans. DUMBFOUND v. jugged. booze fighter. get a rise out of. hepcat. rumpot. stuck. impaired. lamebrain. swacko. pot. pet. DUN AND BRADSTREET n. Dutch courage. lush hound. steamed. shot down. nobody home. jazzed. bowl over. killed. MINNESOTA The Little Twin. DUMBFOUNDED adj. jick head. Dapper Dan. doubleheader (successful two ways). inpixocated. dumbbell. wiped out. leaves. ho hum. under the weather. swell. strike all of a heap. bottle baby. ripped to the tits. rattleweed. D & B. flare-up. dip. schlemiel. cotton mouth. town drunk. maxed out. stitched. cat fit. grunch. storm. stone blind. flabbergasted. drunk. flying one wing low. draggy. barfly. blah. airedale. Mexican fried. lushed.U. ruckus. lusher. put the arm on. throw into a tizzy. alky. suffering no pain. duck fit. dumbo. southern fried. nerd. spaz. mouth full of cotton. jerk. tangle-footed. limp. stewbum. deadneck. tight as a goat. DRYDOCK n. dander. jolly. nerd. DUMB adj. had one too many. ripe. twin. dummy. longhitter. geared up. DULUTH. cow pats. lushie. moose nuggets. sizzled. ginned. birdbrain. dumb bunny. brown bagger. DUE n. tank. Kentucky fried. turkey. conniption fit. stiffed. moose beans. foozlified. swillpot. jugged up. starched. dealy. chase. buffalo chips. juicy.124 drunkard DUDE n. wingding. DULLARD adj. stumped. intoxed. you should live so long. huff. dork. loud and proud. pointyhead. totaled. See PIQUE. liquored up. barrel house bum. dipso. yawner. schizzed out. floored. switch-hit (bisexual). doesn't know enough to come in out of the rain. whiffled. greased. stew. conniption. geehemy. dumdum. drinker. tanked out. heavy drinker. be in line for. had a skinful and a half. smashed out of one's mind. bottle nose. dumb Dora. hooch hound. juicer. nuthin' upstairs. macaroni. rumbum. chinos. bamboozled. DUNGAREES n. bowl down. ripped and wrecked. tiff. stiffo. dragsville. main brace well spliced. snappy dresser. stoop. wino. blow one's mind. feel good. DRY adj. dodo. bombed. See STUPID. thrown off one's beam ends. discomfuddled. DRUNKARD adj.U. rise. giggled. shikker. turd. jazzed up. See DOUBTFUL. dull as dishwater. slewed. popcorn head. grog blossom. go over like a lead balloon. DRUNKEN COURAGE n. blah. cow chips. struck all of a heap. city slicker. rum hound. spaz. sore. moose pecans. honked. see in the alley. DUNCE n. double in brass (two kinds of work). what one was asking for. See STUPID. noodge. holding up the wall. hotshot. fuzzled. I. crock. sop. had one or two. dead. swillbowl. Beau Brummel. dork. jagged. bust. hock one's charnik. deadsville. groggy. ginhound. hanging by a thread. boozehound. lushed up. knock one over with a feather. lathered. sewed. shit. under the table. dumb ox. in orbit. swillbelly. DUDGEON n. boozer. geeheebee. Twin Forts. get hers. ginned up. down. mizzled. top heavy. ding swizzled. toxicated.O. varnished. bingo-boy (gang).M. cow flops. DUN v. set one on one's ass. fossilized. clotheshorse. slathered. twofers. hosed. snooted. See also DRINKER. discomboobulated. phoned in. big yawn. dumbo. in one's cups. flabbergast. juicehead. mashed. throw. guttered. gaffed. bone. bor-ring. soak. loser. throw on one's beam ends. DUBIOUS adj. sport. little 'round the corner. half-baked. spliced. horse hockey.B. glass-eyed. galvanized. gumby. ninny. pretty far gone. winner. borring! See also TRITE. whoozy. knee walking drunk. comeuppance. aced. liquored. squiffed. yold. elbow bender. horseshit. what one has coming. coveralls. DULL adj. stiff. blown away. sponge. lay an egg. frazzled. DUE BILL n. inked. jiggered. tippler. lushington. DRY-MOUTHED adj. jaheemy. gassed. tight as a drum. dodo. glassy. Levis. blow away. beat. DUNG n. likkerous. bum. fired up. had a bun on. dumb cluck. get his. four-letter man (D. dullsville. DUAL adj. stewie. what is coming to one. jeans. bowled down. laced. power drinker. put the squeeze on. draggy. decks awash. oiled up. deadneck. busthead. grunge. liquified. fuzzy. buffaloed. double-dip (two incomes). golden apples. candy kid. seeing pink elephants. Irish. touch and go. floating. wear two hats. knockered. gay. rule of twice. chancy. schmuck. dill.). blowup. big stiff. rummy. put the bite on. . licked. irrigated. goof ball. road apples. rate. bottle man. slow burn. inky poo. lean on. thrown. miff. marinated. copper nose. don't hold your breath. See ASTONISH. jaheembie. souse. grogged.

knock off. noise. easy mark. took. dust kitty. mimeo. repro. perch. do. copycat. spitting image. DUTCHMAN n. 1. castle. intestinal fortitude. DUPED adj. 3. shaft. do a take off. dust bunny. hard as nails. bantam. minding the store. clone. dusty butt. gutsiness. on one's last legs. DYNAMITE n. crib. suckered. sitting duck. skullduggery. rip off. See COPY. stick. double. grit. DUTY n. domi. See HOUSE. carbon. pad. take off as. bunk out. dirty trick. park. done for. dead ringer. greeny. fuck one over. clay pigeon. DWELL v. dues. DWARF n. flop.C. mimeo. jerk one around. chip off the old block. guts. moxie. kittens. heading for the last roundup. do a number on one. ditto. eat nails. dupe. compatible (P. See TRICK. been had. compatible). gamesmanship. short pint. the other on a banana peel the other in the grave. peanut. go-getter. work-alike. dirty work. steal one's stuff. hooked. knee high. shrimp. diddled. come on strong. vie. play the (affect a role). carbon. checking out. do like. DURABILITY n. stick-toitiveness. Frank (obs. . dick one around. look-alike. spit and image. crash. butter box. locate. mark. reinvent the wheel. heart. at the end of one's rope. twin. aced out. xerox. DYNAMIC adj. dinah. half-pint. DUPLICITY n. owe one one. knock off. squat. on a string. stat. play for keeps. dirty pool. stiffed. See also RESPONSIBLE. taken. nest. phony. den. knock off. mirror. DUPLICATE v. fish. DYING adj. DUPE v. See CHEAT.). See INHABIT. dirty dealing. screw. hole in the wall. fucked over. squirt. patsy. rook. See ENTERPRISING. DUPLICATE n. clone. starch. 1. pirate. hang out. Judas kiss. 3. roost. taking care of business. rope in. See TRICKED. little people. fake. fake. digs. dine. ringer. shortish. MFC (measure for coffin). chump. diggings. play hard ball. DWELLING n. one foot in the grave. carbon copy.dynamite 125 DUPE n. peewee. one upsmanship. hang up one's shingle. See also APARTMENT. beggar's velvet. sucker. See COPY. half-portion. ghost turds. shuck and jive. hole up. house moss. dimday. pussies. shorty. grease. dustball. knee high to a grasshopper. been took. take a leaf out of ones book. sawed off. little person. stung. dump. stat. xerox. hang up one's hat. make like. peas in a pod. RESPONSIBILITY. bunk. cubbyhole. 2. staying power. See VICTIM. pirate. DUST n. slut's wool. TCB. runt. ballsy. taken for a bundle. pigeon. stab in the back. backbone. 2. act like. DUSK n. burned. ditto. go like. pigeon. repro. bogard. phony. dupe. flimsy. knock off.

fall to. dying to. groceries. soft touch. mikes. scarf down. nibble. EARTH n. collar a hot. mean business. rough. tie on. blue. EAGERLY adv. put away. gorp. apple. polish off. duck soup. setup. tuck away. throwaway. tag. moveable feast. mellow out. latch on to something. make hay. Litvak. pig out. let it all hang out. kill. EARTHY adj. snag. needles. dirty side. pull down. fluff. stuff one's face. EASY adj. See RELAX. EARSPLITTING adj. eat Chinx (Chinese dinner). slick as a whistle. old sod. 2. bring home the bacon. put oneself outside of. make it big. off-color. See also OBTAINABLE. knack. haymish. previous. grease. a piece of cake. walk through. foot under the table. take it on. graze. foulmouthed. whipsaw. chew. home cooking. hot to trot. tie on the feedbag. open doors. gut course. down. hunk. do lunch. foul mouth. terra firma. peach. hunkie. real estate. meat-andpotatoes man. salt. chow. peck. net. downhill. scarf back. no sweat. cream puff. let it all happen. make money hand over fist. See IMPATIENT. laid back. fling a fang. eat high on the hog. wolf. echo. payoff. pie. piece of the pie. make a killing.E E. inhale. a pop. sitting duck. low-down and dirty. cinchy. grub pile. antsypantsy. chuck. easy as pie. like nothin'. tuck in. squff. wired. leadpipe cinch. scare up. dust. big blue marble. pushover. walkover. snack. waltz. ants. chewings. eat like there's no tomorrow. spaceship Earth. keep the wolf from the door. EARNINGS n. down home. make with a knife and fork. early on. lugs. like nothing. EATABLES n. nosh. white meat. gorm. g e r a n i u m . lick the plate. EARPHONES n. gung ho. at the drop of a hat. get away with. bring home the groceries. back east. EAST n. breeze. loudmouthed. buzz around the barrel. eat high on the joint. nothing to it. brown bag it. East. pull. easy as falling off a log. cheap. cans. stroll. turn. easy make. EASILY adv. cash in on. a bit previous. yam. EARLY adv. breeze in. hang loose. EARNEST adj. EASTERN EUROPEAN n. tin ear (deaf). for real. flippers. scoffings. flaps. blimp out. like shooting ducks in a barrel. pick at. ready for Freddie. dirty. win in a walk. in the gutter. garbage down. soft. kipe. name. EARDRUM n. snack. run interference for. feather one's nest. mug up. bolt. no sweat. whipsaw through. pork out. eat one's head off. Mickey Mouse. munch out. EAGER adj. no shit. cop. break bread with. make a good thing of. eats. gulp. free ride. no fooling. See also COMPENSATION. nothing to it. EARMARK v. filthy. grit. score. easy. feedbag. eat like a bird. dispatch. make. go with the flow. take home. n. EAST COAST n. raw. leather-lunged. put on the feedbag. EARS n. dispose. gobble. pitch in. folksy. mow (mow a burger). pick up. hands down. scarf. serious jelly. 1. pay one's dues. slurp. racket. itchy. bohunk. chow down. tab. slot. go after it. drum. EARRING n. easy digging. pud (test or course). cherry pie. EAT v. playing hard ball. not about to let any grass grow under ones feet. pack it away. cauliflower. don't sweat it. EACH pron. sweet. surround oneself outside of. rarin' to go. swimmingly. in the black. fress. flappers. simple as ABC. peck at. come and get it. feed one's face. bottom line. make a hog of oneself. child's play. down to earth. grits time. clean up. sock. lighten up. sails. per. rough stuff. snap course (college). grab. eat like it's going out of style. toss it off. meaningful. antsy. board. dirty side. grease the wheels. hustle. cool it. wolf down. gate. See FOOD. See DEDICATE. be in line for. walk in the park. dig into. make a pig of oneself. snack on. See OBSCENE. snap. j e l l y . bright and early. munch. early bird. EARN v. gum. money talks bullshit walks. home folks. mick. wangle. salty. selfstarting. homey. picnic. EASE v. pretty ear (deformed or cauliflower). hand-carry. get along. swabble. See SERIOUS. eat like a horse. picnic. can o' corn. scoff. dangler. EASE UP v. tie on the nosebag. ants in one's pants. knock off. See NATURAL. eat out of house and home. 126 . melon. at the drop of a hat. clear. rate. win hands down. line one's nest. grease one's chops. no problem. make a buck. turkey shoot. pop a drum (rupture). clear sailing. drag down. raunchy. See INCOME. cushy. piece of cake. velvet. kype. funky.

drum into. chipper. whacko. pogey. EDIT v. stoned. low tariff. tighten one's belt. recalibrate. launder. eatery. grease joint. strange duck. lead in one's pencil. yo-yo. skyscraper. ECCENTRICALLY adv. queer potato. flipped out. gone. EDUCATOR n. cutter (film). See also CAPABLE. See FOOD. high as a kite. sunny. right and left. hack out. funky. geeky. make waves. take out. weird. bug. teach. weirdo. show one the ropes. scrimp. full mooner. funny-looking. make it big. op ed piece. EDIFICE n. do one's stuff.. shaky. greasy spoon. do up brown. star boarder. ditto. X out. skimpy. do to a turn. fly ball. towers. off the beaten track. zero cool. fresser. tea'd up. stingy. fly speck. popping one's nuts. hammer out. three-dollar bill. feedbag. shook up. ed. grub. chow line. gonzo. eats. one-armed joint. pigpen. ec. cut. massage. buy. chow. goof ball. on a joy ride. EDITOR n. high. full of piss and vinegar. upbeat. cut rate. far out. . fruity. in seventh heaven. listen in. out in left field. freak. nickel nurser. skimp. zap.). POWERFUL. little pitcher with big EBULLIENT adj. bleep. go like. hit. cool. wind up. foul ball. tight. put across. every which way. tighten. do one's thing. tear off. double dig. EDITORIAL adj. garbage. right buck. play doctor. 2. wild. blissed out. Scotch. kooky. button up. wild. real steal. spin-off. cheapie. nutcake. yenta. mirror. offbeat. See ERRATICALLY. scrub. beatnik. can of worms. wicked. blue pencil. score. not wrapped real tight. real gone. ed. crackpot. wombat. crazy. follow up. zippy. the rev. queer duck. chow hound. gooney bird. wicked. potty. kayo. EAVESDROPPER n. sky pilot. launder. cost nothing. know one's onions. gasser. get to. sanitize. strange one. whacky. EFFECT v. creepy. out of it. ECSTATIC adj. sent. freaky. real buy. snack. character. spaced out. See SAVE. jayhawk. beat generation. See SPIRITED. EDUCATE v. ECCLESIASTIC n. Holy Joe. floating on air. hit or miss. bleep out. cook shack. nut. EFFECT n. all over the shop. noshery. twilight zone. do the job. deal with. nosy Parker. eco. econ. gone. Erie. tick. blowing one's roof. EDIBLES n. fast food. bouncy. weirded out. ECONOMICAL adj. twerp. decontaminate. percolate. come through with. weird. queer in the head. scrub. See INSTRUCT. tickled pink. be all ears. here there and everywhere. mop up. T. meshugah. queer fish. unzip. ECONOMICS n. dirt cheap. play fixer. know what's what. birdy. flak (bad). sell. rubber-stamp. run on the rims. EERIE adj. bugger. go to town. off the wall. pit stop. special. beat. cut to the bone. do like. prof. See also ELATION. up. flaky. brainy. fringy. chow hall. fine tune. snoop. hippy. tune in on. pleased as punch. in the twilight zone. spooky. oddball. stretch a dollar. cost next to nothing. EATING PLACE n. funny. cheap as dirt. thinkpiece. ECHO v. ECONOMIZE v. scoff. rockpile. dreamy. EDUCATION n. chain reaction. tickled to death. workout. wipe off the map. out. kibitzer. scrimpy. See THRIFTY. nutty. powerhouse. slurp. bent. on a cloud. freaked out. crazy. loner. hopped up. on cloud seven. Nadaville. polish off. speed. harp polisher. pull it off. Asiatic ( WW II N. caf. screwball. put away. go over. cool. do a number. take care of business. clean up. flyin'. wiretap. on the rims. make like. nix. chirp. goony. el cheapo. ears into. nutty as a fruitcake. off. way out. in Nadaville. aired out. sold on. buy. rare bird. snooper. close. 1. flyin' high. steal. spookish. wipe out. by fits and starts. feed. See CANCEL. put through the grind. See CLERGYMAN. cut corners. ECCENTRIC adj. bistro. penny-pinch. spaced out. turned on. cockeyed. live. turn the trick. EDUCATED adj. on the ball. coo coo. meshuganah. wig. spacey. See RESULT. tap. full of beans. Paul Pry. far out. nosher. dime a dozen. feeling one's oats. trippy. ECSTASY n. long-haired boy. scary. brain. far out. wrap up. bite. See RESTAURANT. bought for a song. knock off. put it over. kook. put hip. kinky. blowing one's top. do the trick. on the Erie. brainwash. sterilize. shirttail (column). put the lid on. know all the answers. cool. See also COPY. follow through. dial back. perk. avant-garde.B. mess. dog cheap. blue penciler. let in on the know. KO.effective 127 EATER n. EFFECTIVE adj.C. screwy. brains. wigged out. whacked out. bible thumper. low cost. hummy. on cloud nine. put hep. slop. get it across. See KNOWLEDGEABLE. EFFACE v. herky. savvy. jelled. EAVESDROP v. highbrow. case. jell-brain. reaction. beanery. debug. take care of. fallout. play hardball. make it. do to a T. floating. pull off. waves. mad. pile o' bricks. clean up. rub the print off a dollar bill. nutroll. sunny side up. chirpy. fruitcake.

wad (all Obsc). backtalk. scaredy cat. get one's nuts off. wreck a pair (scrambled). senior. send packing. pop. stab. chicken. chutzpah. See also BANISH. See BRAGGART. cloud nine land. Gay Nineties. flush. hinge. high. face. hen fruit. See also ORNATE. fairy. See also CHEER. rush. frame. been around. shot. push around. chucker out. a pistol. easy as pie. shake hands and kiss babies. know-it-all. off base. open and shut. swishy. bum's rush. Sunday punch (best). no sweat. blowhard. plug. ride out on a rail. plush. load. running. cheek. more bang for one's buck. kiss good-bye. on ice. old woman. golden ager. tap. over easy. weak sister. give' em the 1-2-3. child's play. eighter. the gate. ELBOW n. grandstander. play hardball. guff. can. duck soup. lost his cholla. fagela. shoot one's wad. shirt up. shoot off. yellow eye. ma. pack off. cream puff. press the flesh. ELABORATE adj. crazy bone. EFFRONTERY n. grandma. in the bag.128 effeminate EJACULATION n. windbag.. EFFORTLESS adj. See COMPETENT. lah de dah. kick. Gilded Age. lot of mileage. womanish. EJECT v. jit. home free. gall. EGOTIST n. on a ego trip. chick (all Derog. shot. See ENDEAVOR. ELECTIONEER v. chakra gonged. juice. eighter from Decatur. pressing the flesh. Naughty Nineties. twinkie. mammy boy. EJACULATE v. single-o. See CONCEITED. dude heaver. lip. bounce. get one's rocks off. grampa. red eyes. get an early shower. run out of town. alte kocker. a shoo-in. get over the mountain. mudsling. run. full court press. blow. hit the campaign trail. stumping. cackle. flying. on the ball. fling. senior citizen. bareface. pantywaist. nailed down. bouncer. over. put out. send to the showers. bait. goody-goody. look out for numéro uno. oldster. show the door. bow. give the gate. ELDER n. gasser. turn on. ELECT v. capon. funny bone. cheeky. boot. charge. nerve. sauce. adios it. give em the old heave ho. over the hill. swish. EGGS AND HAM n. flash. out for yours truly. dad. smoking. come. get off. Ethel. posh. See OLD MAN. no spring chicken. no problem. ELECTRIC CURRENT n. EFFORT n. windy. all out. mega factor. cum. heave ho. go on an ego trip. crack. g'd up. bent. wreck em. mother. EGO n. hen apple. ELECTIONEERING n. EJECTION SEAT n. shoot. upper. backchat. See CAMPAIGN. up. cluck and grunt. nance. throw out on one's ear. old-timer. kiss off. See TALKATIVE. lacy. pretty boy. balls out. hi tech. EJECTOR n. macho trip. on one's last legs. politicking. EIGHTEEN NINETIES n. push. crisp. EJECTION n. EIGHT n. OLD WOMAN. See SELECT.K. big I love me. cinchy. cream. give the mitten. piece of cake. nancy. gramps. Golden Age. give the air. Mama's boy. flyer. ELATED adj. See EXCITEMENT. pimp. opt. swellhead. old fart. named. in there pitching. boot giver. French walk. set up.). fraidy cat. fired up. old fogey. boot out. cum. chucker. granny. fireball. Mauve Decade. crust. Percy boy. be on an ego trip. brass. rough and tumble. try. milksop. ELATION n. kicks. flamer. bust one's nuts. give em the hook. think one's shit doesn't stink. dropped (poached). big I am. See EASY. sass. lookin' good. drop one's load. flying high. stump. give one the old heave-ho. DC ELECTRIC CORD CONNECTOR n juice box. big timer. all jaw. faggy. hotdogger. load of wind. gramms. limp wrist. look out for number one. ELBOW v. turned on. hubcap. buzz. fruity. gramma. puss. out of line. with all the extras. ELDERLY adj. gay. sunny side up (fried). set. pops. go the full yard. up. one foot in the grave. pop one's cookies (all Obsc). one man band. fire up. fire. send. gassy. cream one's jeans. panic rack EFFEMINATE adj. go the extra mile. See SEXUAL CLIMAX. picnic. EGOTISTIC adj. snap. pansified. take care of number one. pansy. camp. ELECTED adj. Percy pants. hopped up. whistle-stopping. ELATE v. smart. gabby. sissified. haul one's ashes. jollies. EFFICIENT adj. stuck on oneself. take care of numéro uno. See also HAPPY. long in the tooth. . high. Spanish walk. dynamite. sissy. EGYPTIAN n. blow. bounce. tired. See AGED. gray power. with all the options. give one the bum's rush. cookie pusher. kick out. smart ass. cackleberry. go to the wall. come off. dump. ditch. power trip. Gypo (WW II). go. kiss-off. big mouthed. go off. A. has seen better days. Nellie. blindfold a pair. spend. whack. EFFUSIVE adj. music major. AC. with bells and whistles. the smarts. politick. chuck out. grandpa. Rube Goldberg. go down the line. muscle out. wheels within wheels. wall plug. EGG n. lily.

go to the chair. goose up. jet set. ELEVEN n. zap a patient. bluenose. grunt. eight-sixed. three r's. drag one's foot. ice out. 1. hike up. swanky. cagey. ELUSIVE adj. out of this world. shake out. those in the know. tops. crowd. throw. See HUMILIATED. adios. TEXAS Border Town. ELEMENT n. build up. See THIN. meat and potatoes. hair curler. squat hot. See also STYLISH. offed. ABC's. vibe. greatest. run around. See AVOID. hang up. shake. 2. topflight. play the badger game. (stage). baker (not common). dinge. See KILL. adiosed. scrub. primo. beat around. setup. make clear. high society. bugging. Boston Brahmins. throw into a swivet. sizzle. dressed to the nines. done to the nines. cognoscenti. EMANATION n. put in a spot. make perfectly clear. stall off. put the arm on. liquidated. jukey. silk stocking. plush. smart money. . ax. slippery. ELEVATED adj. get around. sanitize. hem and haw. hike. fetch up. decode. manufactured lightning. worm something out of one. CRT. makin's. dressed to the teeth. put up. smart set. wire. lean on. chuck out. do away with. not touch with a ten-foot pole. highbrow. tip-top. snarky. get across. duck. run up. give one a hard time. scratch. screen. shoot up. pass by. squat. stack of bones. part and parcel. give one the run around. high-rise. upper cut. fuzzbuzz. give one the runaround. make a citizen's. sterilize. hot squat. throw overboard. jive. king size. put on a spot. wipe out. ELECTRIC GUITAR ATTACHMENT fuzzbox. main line. shut out. put some rubber in it. ELITE adj. arm-twist. iced out. burned. shuck. topped. child's play. shake a joint. AC. goose. ELEVATED TRAIN n. See also BELITTLE. cool. EMBARRASS v. duck soup. skinny. give a miss to. tube. ELEVATE v. cop a plea. plushy. airplane). rattleboned. scratched. gilt-edged. ELECTRONIC SURVEILLANCE n. Brahmin. can o' corn. eat dirt. blackballed. juicer. high-rise boys. blue blood. eat humble pie. first chop. making. crawling. EL PASO. fix. ELECTRICIAN n. L EMASCULATE v. DC. beat around the bush. make one see daylight. 1. jivey. ELITIST n. See EASY. EMACIATED adj. stretch (auto. draw one a picture. ELICIT v. catch with egg on one's face. juice ELIMINATED adj. put on the muscle. swellelegant. old money. catch with one's pants down. buck pass. eat crow. super. DAR. See ERADICATE. readout. low grade. glitterati. washed up. discomboberate. FFV's. ELIMINATE v. out of sight. 2. waste. 3. horsey set. put in a hole. the 400. spin out. stay shy of. fancy shmancy. heave-ho. country club set. pryamid. put the bee on. ELEMENTARY adj. boost. give a wide berth. skin and bones. Four Hundred. easy make. junk. dodge. old smokey. electric cure. eighty-six. nobby. give one a bad time. bull. cramp one's style. peaked. vibes. spell out. 2. chuck. shake down. greasy. ELEPHANT n. fill. hummingbird. ditch. juice. bring up. 1. ELECTRONIC MONITOR n. dressed to kill. swell. permanent wave. classy. redfaced. bug. basics. get the hot seat. get around. See EXPLAIN. put the handle on. rattle. bug. gaffer (movie). stretch out. top-notch. upper ten thousand. ELONGATE v. in crowd. pass the buck. pad. the establishment. Cliveden set. ride the lightning. 2. See also EXPAND. See also PERSUADE. snazzy. shut out. splendiferous. heavy. plug in. fry. ELECTROSHOCK THERAPY v. pass up. lace-curtain swell. reform crowd. elevated. egghead. wasted. pull one's leg. blackball. drag one's feet. bite. ELECTRICITY n. lace curtain. stonewalling. alter. our crowd. liquidate. body mike. posh. squeeze. top drawer. catch one short. 1. splendacious. like nothin'. deep six. board. washed out. the chair. drag out. tap. upper crust. ride old smokey. electric cure. steer clear oi. jump up. egg on one's face. elbow out. scrubbed. give the slip. See also KILLED. sing small. punk (young). 3. hot spot. swanky. crème de la creme. axed. throw on the junk heap. carriage trade. stonewall. high life. hot shot. stiff neck. wring out. EMBARRASSED adj. world class. deball. ELEGANT adj. See also BASIC. hot seat. executive fallout (business). jack up. pass up. cop out. bag of bones. coupon clippers See BEST. fixin's. make one sing small. cut off one's balls. burn.embarrassed 129 ELECTRIC CHAIR n. easy digging. el. ELECTROCUTE v. throw away. caught short. all washed up. throw into a tizzy. beautiful people. put the gorilla on. peaky. worm out of one. See also PROLONGED. simple as ABC. give the go by. hike. spiffy. ELUCIDATE v. big-time. ELONGATED adj. pull one's coat to. discombobulate. high hat. ELUDE v. badger. ritzy.

seagoing (large. do they grow corn in Iowa? See CERTAIN. EMINENT adj. come on board. gooey. thing. gesheft. EMBELLISHMENT n. EMBEZZLE v. big gun. glom onto. when the shit hits the fan. passed it. See EXECUTIVE. boss lady. EMIGRATION n. syrupy. for a fact Jack. laid back. gussy up. peon. underline. be there for one. bag. sappy. doodad. meltdown. beeswax. EMERITUS adj. make a mountain out of a molehill. EMPLOYEE n. pick up on. gussie up. EMPLOYEE REENFORCEMENT n. EMPLOYMENT n. abreaction. posilutely. spread it on thick. EMBLEM n. highlighted. brand. hired gun. bells and whistles. fix up. spot. ENDORSE. thick-skinned. why sure. frill. shot down. green ice. all tore up. 2. prima donna. terrifically. doll up. number. shook up. sure. good vibes. pink collar. good vibrations. EMOTION n. make a federal case out of something. feel for. soppy. chief. rhinoceros hide. page-oner. name. hearts and flowers. headlined. goof. put a hand in the till. soupy. EMBROIDER v. vibes. abreaction route. tear-jerker. old-timer. all torn up. spruce up. superstar. flat. racket. absofuckinglutely. EMPLOYEE STOCK OWNERSHIP PLAN n. working stiff. EMPHATIC adj. stony-eyed. cow sociology. soapy. where one is at. sign on. white-collar thief. emote. 1. sure. 2. EMPHASIZE v. bring on board. China syndrome (nuclear). takedown. panic button. nervous wreck. cold fish. gut reaction. take up. See also APPROVE. brawn drain. hit. EMPATHETIC adj. big shit. mushy. spruce up. flesh peddler (employee or owner). razzmatazz. EMPLOYMENT AGENCY n. in a pinch. doll up. See also IMPORTANT. celeb. biz. deadpan. squeeze. shook. champ. you know it. hired gun. highlight. gutty. lead balls for eyes. frantic. take on. on the same wavelength. I hear ya. a once was. See COMPATIBLE. sticky. lay it on. poker face. EMBEZZLER n. on the shelf. gingerbread. what one is into. bull of the woods. with a straight face. See ABSOLUTELY. gewgaw. wreck. See also STEAL. drive. full up. cry crocodile tears. job. cool. off the cob. ice man. fuss. icky. go in for. absitively. has-been. w. egads switch. touchy. gut reaction. crunch. egg on one's face. put a hand in the cookie jar. hot potato. squeeze. cold turkey. clutch. puff". drop a brick. See CRISIS. EMPLOYED adj. slave market. beery. where one lives. 1. EMPLOYER n. hopped up. get one's gage up. get into. blow off steam. See also BUSY. simpatico. VIP. in cold blood. EMBARRASSMENT n. bundle of nerves. headline. EMOTIONAL RELEASE n. See CELEBRITY. hokey. meal ticket. give out. soap. chill. boo boo. teary. sloppy. grooving. froufrou. in a squeeze. EMERALDS n. gummy. in place. star. EMERGENCY n. tune in. CO. (well known). EMISSARY n. Doctor Spocking the help. old man. egads button. not to be sneezed at. ham and egger. hard-hitting. hoke. desk jockey. feel stuff. brain drain. breadwinner. EMBELLISH v. thing. EMERGENCY SWITCH n. work in a bank and take home samples. . company man. EMPATHY n. gushing. drippy. EMPLOY v. really truly. head hunter. ink. stroke sessions. See WORKER. indeedy. on the same wavelength. setup. ESOP. lock. underlined. dust em off. signed. softy. bear-hug. hokum. over the hill. frills. inked. EMOTIONLESS adj. corny. game. and no mistake. garbage (food). See EXAGGERATE. add bells and whistles. grab ass. shoot oneself in the foot. bear hug. EMPHATICALLY adv. EMBRACE v. mighty. chicken button. boss man. cold-blooded. soul. fall apart. woofing. front. blow. wished the floor would open up. rat race. limelight. choked up. line. EMOTIONAL adj. cool cat. clinch. be on the same wavelength. clinch. cornball. coffee-and-cake job. hung up one's spurs. icing on the cake. truck with.130 embarrassment touchy feely. spotlight. choked. help. hyper. rep. in the groove. good vibes. chicken switch. absurd). opening up. clutch. lion. See OCCUPATION. put-down. logo. namby-pamby. EMPHASIS n. skim. cold. come on board. yeast. can get behind it. no ifs ands or buts. sure enough. grab. slush. emoting (simulate). dingbat. funky. fandangle. gimcracks. hit it off. cotton to. jazz. safety valve. head honcho. EMPATHIZE v. all shook up. out of circulation. on board. on the same beam. egg in one's beer. hammer man. could have sunk into the floor. gun. fix up. schmaltzy. white collar.k. sign up. blue collar. nowhere. slave driver. EMBRACE n. juice.

See also ATTEMPT.endeavor 131 EMPLOYMENT. wow. one small difficulty. END n. honey bunch. sweep off one's feet. ENCHANTED adj. do like. stall. hassle. ENAMOR v. wrap. butt end. plane. 7-11. IN. bat the eyes at. put in one's oar. there ain't no more. ENCHANTER n. See LOVE. gooey. honey. sheik. joker. close the books on. header. -30-. steal one's stuff. lopper. lookin' around. cutey. gin. when the fat lady sings. run smack into.). psychological baggage. See ENRAPTURE. clabber. See also LURE. buttercup. bubie. OK. across the board. has a thing about. hog-tie. ENCHANTMENT n. put on the spot. sugar pie. baby. lay on the line. bump into. cut the crap. hon. do. do one's stuff.e. deadhead (empty return trip. 1. the grab. work in. where one's heading. stick ones neck out. mirror. all out. co-op. gloppy. meet face to face. See HINDER. snookums. dead soldier. five and dime. chase. boost. honey child. squeeze in. all the way. legit. shove in one's oar. send. balls out. all the options. push. nuke. root for. stinker. supermarket. gook. wrap. babe. when the balloon goes up. baggage. jinx. ENACT v. scrap. worm in. schlock joint. See MEET. has one's nose open. full court press. voodoo. cleanup. tail end. dead. whirl. glitch. one and only. make a break. hipped on. whammy. chance it. velvet trap. crash project. globby. kiss-off. an ENCOUNTER v. railroad through. chain store. double whammy. sweetkins. curtains. excess baggage. give a leg up. drag one's foot. full blast. See also BEWITCHED. saddle with. stuck on. fired up. end of the line. bus. flap. dead marine (empty whiskey bottle). give the word. best shot. evil eye. do a number. have a fling at. circle the want ads. ol' college try. lamb. outlet. set up. say goodnight Gracie. See also FIGHT. discount house. stab. meet up with. honey pie. wrap-up. sweetie pie. ENDEAVOR n. butt. railroad. wrap up. do a turn. thirty. one's darndest. See EXECUTE. chisel in. jam. turn on. scrub. call it a day. glob. boutique. SEEK v. lambkins. and that was all she wrote. vamp. hang it up. ENCOUNTER n. rumpus. abracadabra. sweep off one's feet. little stinker. one's level best. Kresges. muscle in. try on. ENCROACH v. stand. psych up. love. plump for. super. sound off for. ENCOURAGE v. go like. glop. out lookin'.. sweetheart. 2. OK'd. juiced up. bodega. elbow in. push. full steam. five and ten. close out. swinger. goopy. egg on. goo. butt in. set to. wind-up. bag. vamp. whack. ditto. on the line. pound the pavements. baby. pull the plug. slay. that's all folks. flea market. chickabiddy. sugar. sweetie. i. give the nod. vamp. weigh down. lick. give the green light. be on. 2. See FINISH. ENCUMBRANCE n. dead marine. caught with one's pants down. send one south. that way. crash. luv. ENDANGERED adj. tag. one's damndest. sweet nothings. outlet store. psyched up. put to bed. See HINDRANCE. got one's neck out. ring off. foot dragging. shut down. dead soldier. tag end. grab. follow in one's footsteps. all there is. go on. wall to wall. blow-off. strike. EMULSIFY v. have one's ass out. gunk. take a leaf out of one's book. gop. kosher. cut off. whole ball of wax. capper. okayed. hold up. short stop. lambie pie. make like. sign-off. See ARGUMENT. chick. on the spot. worm one's way in. thrift shop. . See also APPROVE. ENCOMPASSING adj. curtain. catch. EMULSION n. babyface. out on a limb. fag end. ENAMORED adj. kill. EMPTY adj. gone goose. grab. down to the short strokes. duckling. fling. operator. END v. run in. kill. all one's got. Woolworth's. 1. doll. See SUPPORT. turtle dove. prop up. back up. dry run. baby doll. steamroller through. ENCOURAGED adj. make a hit with. mark. toots. 2. crack. give the go-ahead. play the (affect a role). jam through. try. run into. go. horn in. hips. lambie. EMPOWER v. payoff. sew up. crash program. player. stick by. okay. swan song. empty. See also BEWITCH. gone. smitten. crash the gates. bitter end. cupcake. make a hit with. hang up. say the word. 1. 2. EMPOWERED adj. el foldo. shot. EMPORIUM n. sweets. tootsie-wootsie. EMPTY BOTTLE n. turned on. hang up. slay. juice. See ATTRACT. play into one's hands. get behind. rub eyeballs. hooked. barge in. put one's two cents in. dove. one's all. joy boy. open sesame. ENDANGER v. gone on. ENCHANT v. superette. cut-rate store. pack it in. goop. taxi. mop-up. ENCUMBER v. head over heels in. stick one's neck in the noose. EMULATE v. try. hoodoo. break off. hooked. turn on. hocus-pocus. mumbo-jumbo. duck. up. knock on doors. etc. mantrap. See also PERFORM. ENDEARMENT TERMS n.

sign up. See INTERMINABLY. give a boost to. buddy fucker. deal. juiced up. staying power. lump. OK. not what one used to be. have a fling at. lean on. slam bang. clip one's wings. hang in there. grind.132 endeavor ing. zap. hit list. See FORCE. ENDURINGLY adv. See also ACTION. keep one's cool. hold a brief for. See also TENACITY. hurt- . buddy-buddy. get the green light. boost. stand for. truck with. intestinal fortitude. See also DONA- ENERGETIC adj. buy. go-ahead. ENERGIZED adj. come on board. pat on the back. ERDA. lump it. juice. go-go. sign. ENEMY LIST n. trigger. like gangbusters. keep one's shirt on. piss and vinegar. See POWER. See also INCAPACITATED. pour it on. 1. zip up. TION. give the go-ahead. show one's stuff. no end to. zipped up. clinch. get a lift. out of steam. peg away. stick with it. go out for. ENDORSE v. till hell freezes over. stick-to-itiveness. sweat it. handle. get on the bandwagon. See also APPROVE. zing. make one an offer one can't refuse. cow sociology. zappy. high pressure. shape up. bad guys. See ATTEMPT. give a try. sweat. ENDURE v. on the ropes. jazz up. hassle. take one's medicine. work up. go along with. go juice. be big. wing. ENDURING adj. ride out. guts. hang in. face the music. bag ones into. eat ones heart out (envy). sitzfleisch. hang on. 1. hammer away. thing one's into. ENERGY RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT ADMINISTRATION n. grab. round the clock. take kindly to. more than you can shake a stick at. turn on. root for. no end of. go along with the crowd. nailed down. day and night. eat shit. go along with. hubbahubba. juice up. put the arm on. sit still for. have a go at. abreaction route. give the green light. ENGAGE v. legs. go the limit. put up with. take on. get the go ahead. cut and try. hook. buck. roll with the punches. plug. string along with. zapped up. staying power. meat. fair hell. soft. hanging in there. cut it. show some starch. grab ass. set. corazon. crazy. all out. pump up. See GIVE. full tilt. pow. stand behind. when the fat lady sings. for a month of Sundays. rusty. shake up. rubber-stamp. hear of. crip. stand up. gutsiness. take a fling at. done with. grin and bear it. ENDOWMENT n. commercial. pay dues. take it on the chin. stay the course. squeeze. sign off on. till you're blue in the face. take it. in full swing. stump for. hustle. ink. sweat one. in for the long haul. proposition. bandit. put a flea in one's ear. hump oneself. take the bull by the horns. come on strong. See also ALWAYS. be big on. hump it. snappy. whose side are you on?. soften up. go in for. stand the gaff. buttoned up. pepped up. sweat out. take out of mothballs. good and flabby. bear with. green light. me and you. put a bug in one's ear. a wrap. gone to seed. dig. not let it get one down. get behind. give the nod. take. lump it and like it. See FINISHED. okay. prime. ENDURANCE n. okay. ENDLESSLY adv. ditto. pepper-upper. not hold one's breath. bless. gift with. push. sit and take it. bear hug. pepper. on a treadmill. go for broke. backbone. hack it. bleed. thing. take care of. sit out. sweat it out. grit. till hell freezes over. catch. plump for. cool. full steam ahead. grab. push. turn on the juice. ENFEEBLED adj. ENFEEBLE v. take on. powered up. forever and a day. ENDORSEMENT n. pfft. go with. face it. hang tough. bring on board. have a shot at. moxie. See STIMULATE. hang tough. lay on. out of gas. carry the torch for one (love). opposish. by storm. back. ENDLESS adj. See SPIRITED. ENDEAVOR v. clutch. arm-twist. heart. gifting. See also EXCITE. movers and shakers. pep. cool one's heels. in the bag. hold one's own. try on for size. give a whirl. put a buck one's way. hump. OK. peppy. ENDOW v. zippy. put one's John Hancock on. show one's mettle. wave makers. wound up. set in concrete. starch. sit tight. strokes. de-mothball. stick it out. stand up to it. get the nod. full bore. tackle. shitlist. stake. go for. out of shape. 2. for a month of Sundays. sign on. stick. 3. full head of steam. goose. work one's head off. ball of fire. See EXCITED. ENEMY n. ENDED adj. thump the tub for. ENFOLD v. thumbs up. ENERGETICALLY adv. sweat. ENFORCE v. vim. come through with. wrapped up. hurt. sweat it. make a run at. scratch. See APPROVAL. for ages. oppo. opposite number. pep up. pizzazz. pet project. out of condition. strongarm. live with. sock. win out. biggie (major). See PERMANENT. buddy (sarcasm). be big about. all over but the shouting. run down. hang in. pitch into. hold with. go for broke. run to seed. lean against. 2. angries. got the horses to do it. bite the bullet. ENERGIZE v. ENERGY n. wait out.

dig the most.. miss a meet. head over heels in. bugged. ENNUI n. get it on. lay for. blah-blahs. John Bull. ENLIST v. donah. doughfoot (WW II). ENGROSSED adj. spice up. have a snootful. date. clear sailing. jazz up. have oneself a time. be big on. snap up. all wound up in. get one in a box. Cockney. with it. just for kicks. See also MANAGE. lots of laughs.enrage ENGAGED adj. really into. See EXPAND. ENHANCE v. ENIGMA n. See EXPAND. flameout (jet). take it easy. E. Joe Blow. just for laughs. know what's what. juice up. asked for. ENGINE FAILURE adj. all right already. put zip into. operate. See also EXCITE. conned into. sign up. ask for it. just for laughs. hooked. power train. blown up. going steady. come up with. Merry Old. wrapped up in. jumped up. turn on the juice. SCHEME. ENOUGH adj. ENGLAND n. ENGAGEMENT n. playdate. work up.. brown off. twister. all wound up in. Mexican war). See AWARE. future. work. inked. Joe. ball. have an ax to grind. strung out. mungo. steady. blow up. into. live it up. flip. groove on. build up. T-off. sick and tired of. R. fed up. under the hood. have a thing about. ENJOYABLE adj. ENGINEER v. eat it up. out on the town. get offon. mind-boggier. ENJOY v. ENRAGE v. put pep into. blimp. rendezvous. spun out. boosted. dig. hooked into. on board. have a tiger by the tail. kvell. in the picture. gig. tied up. See BIG. eat up. . see the sights. split week. put hip. double date. sixty-four dollar question. make a day of it. big mother. See ANGER. scratch. enlistee. enough of that shit. whopping. Tight Little Island. intended. box in. 1. put on to. hard nut to crack. stand one on a corner (fail to keep an). hitch. get-together. grok. barn door. See SOLDIER. fire up. wangle. last straw. rubber band. the King's English. ENLISTED adj. sign on. snap out of it. hit 133 the high spots. dogface. play games. hung up. motherfucker (Obsc). freak out on. pyramid. get naked (not necessarily sexual). horses. one-night stand. See ADVISE. piss one off. make a night of it. give one the word. head over heels in. have a skinful. monstro. cook. drop the bomb. get one's mad up. pull strings. have a bug in one's ear. ENMESHED adj. slap on. seeing one. have a bee in one's bonnet. treff (secret). knock oneself out. get a bang out of. blind drag. ENLISTED MAN n. signed. tough nut to crack. ENGINEER n. angle. turn. 2. get a charge out of. limey. jockey. ENGINE n. wire-pull. take on. fiend. build up. Brit. fan (AE). date. Blow Joe. into. let the sunshine in. Albion. beefed up. punched out. all woke up. Limey land. meet. Joe. turned on. run out. have a ball. humungous. savvy. pep up. put one in the picture. king-size. super-colossal. pot. update. pad. tuned in. teaser. poggie. big mama. get a boot out of. ENGRAVING n. get a lift out of. get a kick out of. big daddy. maud. sign up for. step out. just for the heck of it. join up. ENGAGEMENT. spice. 2. get under one's skin. plant. hiked up. slideruley type. G. adore. FIDO (aerospace). PLAN. sticker. F. ENLIGHTEN v. on the town. lay a trap for. just for grins. in place. bellyful. add bells and whistles. putt putt. enrollee. snowball. Britisher. that's it. flesh out. pinned. padded. ENLIGHTENED adj. beef up. draftee. rile. dragged out. beefeater. flip over. stumper. pull wires. up to here. doctor. up to here in. trif. finagle. savvy. blind date. one-lunger (one cylinder). con. bird. give a lift. eat sleep and breathe something. chirk up. hoghead. faniggle. spark.I. zero hour. fine and mellow. barrel (cylinder). Tommy Atkins (soldier). dig one or something. sharp. heavy date. cliff-hanger. jazz up. pad.I. wised up. funk. call up. hiked. pyramided. humongous. techie. power plant. die. doughboy (WW I. brace up. ENTERTAINMENT gig. See also EXAGGERATED. get one's rocks. soup up. put one on. upgrade. pick up. enough already. whip up. jack up. black gang (ship worker). ho hums. fenagle. rat fuck. G. paint the town red. get high on. paint the town. ENLARGE v. See BUSY. sucked into. groovy. just for the devil of it. let in on the know. 3. built up. jacked up. plugged in. heavily into. have other fish to fry. ENLARGED adj. Tommy. needle. mother. that'll do. stand one up. gone. technie. upstage. perk up.. get one's cookies. just for kicks. ENGINE DRIVER n. get some grins. tied up. See also BETROTHED. have a bug up one's ass. hip to the jive. donar. hogger. put one over. had it up to here. the blahs. a grabber. just for the hell of it. get in one's hair. scam. hack. gross. zap. Blighty. fun (fun party). going out. add bells and whistles. buck up. live a little. ENORMOUS adj. had it. technonerd. ENLIVEN v. ENMESH v. down the primrose path. lime juicer. 1. zip up. ENGLISH n. pull ones coat. rig.M. juice. flip for. jimjam.

score. big time. suckered into. full of hot air. blowing one's top. show biz. lock up. hotshot. slay. be just what the doctor ordered. sweep off one's feet. come on strong. go-getter. gut-busting. duke in. lock on. wig. get out and go. cinch. join up. come on. grab 'em. See also ARRIVE. tickle to death. See ATTRACT. plunge. tickle pink. bomb. make a to-do over. deal. pushy. big time. full of pep. pump up. biggie (major). out of it. gas. take charge. p. sign up. freaked out. have a get-together. blowout. zippy. ENTERPRISING adj. in seventh heaven. See ACTOR. clown. spaced out. lead on. See MUSICIAN. mad. long-hair. break in. on cloud nine. pet project. guts. See PARTY. one-striper. whoop it up for. soup up. . throw a party. ENTHRALL v. in there punching. See AMUSE. fair hell. head over heels. shindig. ENTERTAINER n. gone on. baddie. too funny for words. swindle up. pop for. walk-on. ENSUING adv. knock dead.134 enraged ENRAGED adj. on a cloud. gone. have a do. blow in. take on. hike. play hard ball. come breezing in. ENROLL v. nail down. gate. bogard. SOCIAL v. ENTANGLE v. 4. mad about. hummy. ENROLLED adj. enrollee. penetrate. jazz up. straight man. hard sell. high time. long underwear. heller. build up. bent out of shape. access. Hollywood. have one's nose open. knock out. proposition. fun and games. play for keeps. game. breeze in. baggy-pants comic. set. spunk. parlay. mad as a wet hen. spark plug. jazz. bust in. come. pyramid. See DANCER. 3. embrangle. wrapped up in. in Nadaville. freak out.o. hook 'em. keep under one's thumb. 2. turn on. spanking. self-starting. flyin'. foozle. pop in. bit player. bag. a riot. pleased as punch. steamed. See COMIC. ball. flesh out. go ape shit. ENRAPTURE v. come on. stand-in. t. foil. CORPORATION. coming up. bash. extra. high. hook. blow a gasket. ice. give a comehither look. ENRICH v. baby. shook up. pep talk. hitch on. flop. hooked. pad. top banana. ENTERTAINMENT n. on one. do. on a joy ride. step up. give a party. wild. happenin'. wigged out. hopped up. song and dance man. Broadway. fallen for. hike up. moving out. sweeten. ENRAPTURED adj. come on like gangbusters. 1. trouper. sucked into. grocked. go down like the Titanic. fun. enforcer. call thing. go on about. go-go. hoofer. blissed out. mooch in. flyin' high. the Industry. ball of fire. upgrade. okay. come barging in. gaga about. peppy. high old time. pick up the check. floating. full of get up and go. crack up. ENTERTAIN. long haired. barge in. hot stuff. wow. tickled to death. stinkeroo. show biz. I'll get it (pay the check). take over. plan. bag. hit the spot. up. ENTERPRISE n. bomb out. see red. solid sender. get one's hook into. snappy. rocker.o. dragged into. set up. p'd off. flier. full of beans. popping one's nuts. stinker. ace in. crack. turned on. make a hit with. hooked into. hop up. jack up. swindle in. crack a safe. blow one to. matinee idol. put one's John Hancock on. flipped out. up. press a bet. turkey. figure in. ENTHUSE v. legiter. ENSNARE v. slay. stand-up comic. sunny side up. moxie. gumption. be just the ticket. weird. brawl. sweeten the pot. pick up the tab. 2. toss a party. bat. come all over oneself. monster (popular). knock dead. laughs. all wound up in. terper. give a come hither look. clambake. have a shit hemorrhage. put on a party. on cloud seven. bit. See INVOLVE. pop. tumul. bent. builder-upper. sign on. real gone. ball. up. side-splitting. far out. suck in. turn on. grooving. bat the eyes at. tea'd up. insect. bag one's into. zero cool. spring for. zappy. moppet (child). wingding. ENTER v. crack one up. all over oneself. sign up for. gypsy. spike. full of prunes. balls. send. come busting in. See AMUSING. take on over. scene-chewer. jump up. lots of laughs. OK. next off. tear-jerker. ham. pour it on. crazy. full of piss and vinegar. ballsy. taking it to em. carry on over.'d. upbeat. ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY n. ball game. faker (illiterate). dreamy. stunt. hook. take the bull by the horns. See ANGRY. stand for. the line. chorine (chorus). a scream. add bells and whistles. run up. drive. full of hops. ENTERTAINING adj. cat. in the twilight zone. oomph. sunny. put on ice. ear man. ENSURE v. bat the eyes at. lip-splitter. weirded out. 1. See also ACTION. See also ATTRACT. sent. big idea. I'm buyin'. yok. second banana. stiff. blowing cat. vamp. priceless. stripper.'d. wicked. rope in. grab. ENTERTAIN v. follow through. See SUBJUGATE. clinch. side man. grins. high as a kite. horn in. a million laughs. beef up. ENSIGN n. ninety-day wonder. long hair. the movies. ENSLAVE v. sold on. tickled pink. ambish. get up a head of steam. have lead in one's pencil. rope in. thing one's into. blowing one's roof. come on. bag. screamingly funny. stooge. enlistee. ENTHUSIASM n. ENTANGLED adj. knock them in the aisles. gagman. go over big. build. turn-on. ENTERTAINMENT FAILURE n. floating on air. jitterbug. drop in.

EQUALIZER n. EPISODE n. poison pen letter (malicious. opposite number. swindle in. rosy. butterfly chaser. to die over. whole ball of wax. jelly. even-steven. cornered. seg. overboard. sugar report (love). squat pad. dead (not deliverable). See NEIGHBORHOOD. nuts over. See LURE. break even. ghetto. flip one's lid. shill. draw. glad hander (overly). dragged into. contact. slammer. tot. fall apart. EPIDEMIC n. dig. mad about. knock oneself out. ENTIRETY n. eat ones heart out. EQUATE v. fan. up. zoo. crazy about. ENTOMOLOGIST n. eat this shit. nutty over. kite. box in. full of piss and vinegar. bait. EQUAL adj. looking at something with rose-colored glasses. connection. hog-tie. evener. put six feet under. eager beaver. spill to. See ATTRACT. swab downs (Navy). bend an ear. booster. starry-eyed over. freaked out. halfway in the middle. See also SAME. wingding. jungle. plump in the middle. carry on over. hung up on. falling sickness. thank-you note. ENUMERATE v. wig out. ENTRAPPED adj. steamed up. whole megillah. adios it. bug chaser. ENTRUST v. inner city. push (bet). tick off. ENTITLED TO v. ENVY v. everything including the kitchen sink. open arms. gaga over. nut. insides. fired up. come hither. EQUAL v. ENTRAILS n. nark. crack to. flipped. hap. sitting duck. green-eyed. ghetto. smack dab in the middle. sweetener. See LURE. turned on. dig in. nutty about. buzz. obscene. ape over. shook up. skid row. gone on. FYI. See INFLUENCE. deek. stiffo. plant. hepped up. shanty town. get one in a box. in. bugged. duck squeezer. stoked. grab. make with the bedroom eyes. like two peas in a pod. See NEIGHBORHOOD. hot. spit and image. turn green. rate. hook. eagle freak. happening. soap opera. See DEVOTEE. doings. Dear John. See WHOLE. enthuse. ENTHUSIASTIC adj. See also EMULATE. slap in the middle. worked up about. keeping the faith. put two and two together. hooked. ENTRÉE n. neck of the woods. crazies. ENVOY n. dear sir you cur. suck in. tag. spring with the score. count the house. double. plant. soap. freak. hot shit. slum. stack up with. flip. bag. stoned. turn on. invite. jacked up. greeny. etc. stomping ground. jive. ENTRANCE HALL n. rope in. be in line for. ENTOMOLOGY n. gung ho. what's going down. swindle up. whole bit. hopped up. horse to horse. set up. shanty town. tot up. ENTICER n. guts. econut. what's going around. line. betwixt and between. count noses. EQUIDISTANT adj. dope out. have big eyes for. territory. EPILEPSY n. finders keepers losers weepers. big on. planting. inner city. count heads. spittin' image. chitlins. cold meat party. in a big way. skid row. bat the eyes at. all hopped up about. slum. sucked into. frenzie. looking at the world through rose-colored glasses. nuts for. cannonball. fair practice. bugs on. cooking with gas. in segs. cooking. keep tabs. smack in the middle. man with the net. whole schmear. hood. ENTICEMENT n. EPAULETS n. territory. steamed up about. tout. ENVIRONMENT n. See EVENT. happenso. ENTRAP v. fair shake. See also SEDUCER. springbutt. same difference. looking good. the works. goings-on. hood. ENVIRONS n. bug hunter. hipped on. give one the come on. hot for. high. fiend. wild about. sweetening. come-on man. stomping ground. mousetrap.). . lay the gaff. EPISTLE n.equidistant 135 ENTHUSIAST n. tote up. scratch. come on. open door. look-alike. I should have such luck. scene. ape about. cracked on. whole nine yards. bugologist. ENTOMBMENT n. deep six. looking great. hooked into. high on something. run down. ENTICE v. hot to trot. whole enchilada. mousetrap. ENTRANCE n. turf. ENVIOUS adj. web-foot. keen. ENUMERATED adj. ENTRENCH v. EQUALITY n. ENTOMB v. zoo. suckered into. great one for. what one has coming. gate. go overboard about. let one in on. figure in. tote. bait. left holding the bag. memo. ENVIRONMENTALIST n. lay it on. ecofreak. innards. large for. tab. lay for. cover up. get-well card. cookie pusher. rarin' to go. hole up. by the numbers. six of one and half a dozen of the other. bugology. turf. EPISODIC adj. chapter and verse. neck of the woods. come up to. full of ginger. See also PERSUADE. shill. rooter. drop a line. duke in. jungle. upbeat. take account of.

by bits and pieces. See FAIR. miss by a mile. had it. cunt stretcher (all Obsc). knock together. oddball. prep. higgledy-piggledy. screw-up. muff one's cue. bone. fix up. carbon copy. prefab. bitch up. washed out. by fits and starts. golden rivet. See WRONG. hard-on. waste. knock off. floater. off base. hit or miss. rig out. slip up. down the drain. wipe out. terminological inexactitude. launder. tell a little white lie. horn. make a blooper. rub out. jerk-off material. hem and haw. wash out. cook. heart. take out. cut. pass the buck. slapped out. stall. blow hot or cold. shoot down in flames. eighty-six. dirty. kooky. bollix. blow. commfu (monumental). play the devil with. song. done for. speak with forked tongue. boo-boo. trash. all washed up. adios. See MISTAKE. up and down. slap up. piss up. same difference. snafu. herky-jerky. setup. hash up. smut. blot out. hard. song and dance. make a big thing about. drop the ball. fair shake. fool mistake. totalled. soft porn. out of line. stake. knock out. even-steven. EQUIPMENT n. skin pix. wipe off the map. con. fall flat on one's face. stuff. raw. tarfu. EQUILIBRIUM n. out in left field. waste one. ax. leg man. blow hot and cold. square deal. sterilize. stub one's toe. gum up. willy-nilly. sit on the fence. ERASE v. square. ERADICATED adj. double-talk. heel (money). scrub. fudge. blue. catch at straws. bitch. rubber. all over the lot. bark up the wrong tree. queer potato. rag out. here there and everywhere. way off. all over hell. in dribs and drabs. no matter how you slice it cut it or dice it. go wrong. ERECT v. foul up. louse up. fall flat on one's ass. jack-off material. do by halves. also CALM. raunchy. mess. goof. gear up. waffle. charge. EQUIVALENT n. trim. eight-sixed. all over the shop. do away with. flip-flop. any which way. See ECCENTRIC. square deal. psycho kick. shuck and jive. blow one's lines. jack-off material. stonewall. cover your ass. slipup. fumtu. gofer. off. wrong number. don't know one's ass from a hole in the ground. have another think coming. line ones nest (at the expense of others). foozle. goof-up. play hell with. skin flick. at one's own sweet will. make a mountain out of a molehill. shoot down in flames. put one's foot in one's mouth. nitpick. cover. CYA. keep one's cool. cop a plea. half-assed. hard porn. stamp out. rig up. scrubbed. EQUITY n. blob. deep six (evidence). trashed. spitting image. bugger. dub. outfit. stumble. shoot oneself in the foot. Big E. hot. bonehead into it. See LIE. piss-hard. jump out of the frying pan into the fire. PENNSYLVANIA Dead City. throw together. fluff. ditto. filthy. fudge together. See also CANCEL. split hairs. have lead in one's pencil. total. fuck-up. talking like a man with a paper ass. scratch. ERRAND BOY n. con. pull a boo-boo. all wet. screamer. shuck. put the kibosh on. gone. bugger up. throw up. Tijuana bible. rod on. dead ringer. kibosh. fubb. throw up a smoke screen. donkey act. feather one's nest. hot stuff. boner. mess up. set up. scratch out. flub. jerk off. cloud the issue. screw up. clinker. boot. give one the run around. bull. turnout. warm up. boner. cop out. play merry hell with. blow hot and cold. turned on. blue pencil. rag up. porno. fubar. slapdash. strange duck. put out of the picture. make a hash of. hot stuff. EQUIP v. washed up. right and left. shillyshally. beat around. jim a deal. EROTICA n. See also KILLED. snarl up. put up. ERRATIC adj. torpedo. hard core. gut. EQUIVOCATION n. ERIE. X-rated. See ERECTION n. See also OBSCENE. fuckstick. purple. peep show. put in the toilet. adiosed. run around. black out.136 equilibrium cool. polish. bollix up. See also LIE. wasted. dead and done for. shoot down. boggle. muff. any old way. scratched. con along. fluff one s lines. ERR v. gum up the works. cricket. finished. make a boner. bobble. schmear. sink. BS. jive. thing. put one's foot in it. make a booboo. triple X-rated. stamped out. X-out. cover up. off-color. helter-skelter. pull a blooper. stiff on. pull a boner. wipe out. run-around. T and A. line of cheese. get around. make a federal case out of. beat around the bush. talk through one's hat. EROTIC adj. mess and a half. stiff stander. muck up. jerk-off material. every which way. ERASER n. psych oneself up. go at it ass backwards. ERADICATE v. See APPARATUS. steamy. kit and kaboodle. bullshit. drop a brick. fuck up. ERRONEOUS adj. ball up. typo. fit out. fair to middling. piece. flaky. gopher. count one's chickens before they're hatched. stonewall. contraption. jazz. queer. cop out. piss-proud. foulup. stall off. stamp out. beg the question. EQUITABLE adj. mow down. play the deuce with. whomp up. routine. play hob with. goof up. porn. boo-boo. shovel the shit. bobble. EQUIVOCATE v. See SAME. pull a bloomer. six of one and half a dozen of the other. boot. kinky. pettifog. See also KILL. . ready up. blindfolded lady with scales. cobble up. turn out. make a mess of. ERRATICALLY adv. KO. ERROR n. squash. cover-up. hash. janfu (joint Army-Navy fuck-up). kaput. sanitize. wiped out. soft core. bone on. fast and loose. offed. joystick.

size up. hide. going concern. ESSAY n. nose-closer. steer clear of. ring in. flare-up. steer clear of. kicker (one that negates work. cut dead. large charge. ETYMOLOGIST n. the old bye and bye. rabbitfoot. get away. nuts and bolts. start the ball rolling. leg it. in the ESTIMATE v. heart. Christian. at outs. meat and potatoes. spring. bird dog. close call. See IMPORTANT. alarm clock. drag. back. cut out. hook it. them. give a posy. tryout. close shave. ESCHEW v. highbrow. kingdom come. See ALWAYS. nitty-gritty. big wig. shenanigans. not to be sneezed at. brainy. worm out of. major league. bob. city hall. disappear. splits. size. squire. gassy. boy scout. fling. hop. ESCORT v. Johnny. mooch. have a shot at. hot one. name of the game. nitty-gritty. dry run. See also PRISON ESCAPE. ESTIMATE n. crash out. push. beginners. in the limelight. ERUPTION n. ESSEX n. tight squeeze. figure. set. take one's measure. make try on for size. rock bottom. blowup. ESTEEMED adj. take up. MANAGEMENT. hightail. cliff-hanger. See AVOID. turn tail. cop a plea. break out. try. shag. powder. get out with one's eyeteeth. guesstimate. in the know. do it or bust a gut. large. make a break for it. figure in. guesstimate. wise to. make a run at. and like that. give it a go. 2. amscray. at sixes and sevens. old boy network. dope. double-barreled. See also PRISON ESCAPE. ditch. white. give the go by. guts. till shrimps learn to whistle. nub. breakout. take an educated guess. Hudson pup. scoutmaster. stab. tote. into. ESTRANGED adj. See KNOWLEDGEABLE. high jinks. 2. fadeout. ESSENTIALS n. mope. See ATTEMPT. duck. score. getaway route. figary. duck fit. okay people. nice guy. for a month of Sundays. ERUDITE adj. ESSENTIAL adj. shake. one's darnedest. wingding. exfiltrate. vanish. at loggerheads. they. ESSAY v. wild blue yonder. big time. whack. John. coal and ice. jank (enemy planes). ETERNALLY adv. conniption. 1. make a getaway. date. wriggle out of. See also ADVENTURE. breeze dust. on the outs. wanted. till the cows come home. fade out. take out. point. See also BOYFRIEND. take a whack at. lammister. blow. dope out. date. crash out. have no truck with. smoke. escape hatch. true blue. on one's shitlist. small fine print. gigolo. absquatulation. vamoose. name of the game. etc. high-powered. wised up. go. square. for keeps. have small pox. name. big man on campus. breathe easy. BMOC. straight shooter. groceries. squeaker. great ad agency [any business] in the sky. See BASICS. father. savvy. ESTIMABLE adj. cop a mope. paper. hot. exfiltration. on the lam. duck. See also ANGER. whatever. runout powder. take a powder. skip. lamster. up there. take on. ESTABLISHMENT n. blah blah-blah. lam. nitty-gritty. See also PROVEN. farty. slip away. in place. out. go over the wall. ESTABLISHED adj. one's damndest. See . windy. rib. steal away. monkeyshines. ABC's. touted. one's level best. till hell freezes over. hide out. regular. jump. bottom line. kimble (tries to be). square shooter. ETIQUETTE n. gag. heel. dodge. big league. cold turkey. brass tacks.eulogize 137 ERUCTIVE adj. shake off. big-wigged. tear away. head for the hills. have a go at. clean as a hound's tooth. crack. getaway. 1. good old boys. put on. nub. stand behind. pfft. caper. turned off. cold. APPROVE. in bad with. for ever so long. FLATTER. See BASIC. meat. beat. 3. one's all. ESCORT n. big name. break. lay low. See also BEGIN. at heart. fly the coop. fine print. pop. straight. the Man. ballpark of. salt of the earth. take it on the lam. meat and potatoes. drooly. give a bouquet. shot. punch line. See also CELEBRITY. header. fart blossom. take a stab at. ESTABLISH v. scram. hoof it. close squeak. skip out. mope. spring. jink. getaway car. get on one's bicycle. See ATTEMPT. coal and ice. See HEAVEN. highly touted. P's and Q's. up and running. See also ENDORSE. hi jinks. conniption fit. give a miss to. ETERNITY n. See BASIC. shit hemorrhage. ESCAPE n. get into. weave. ESCAPADE n. EULOGIZE v. double dig. fly right. ESPOUSE v. bottom line. beat it. big. ETHICAL adj. take a run-out powder. try on. really into. take account of. ballpark figure. jargonaut. cat fit. big. upstairs. ESCAPEE n. contract. go in for. mind one's p's and q's. nuts and bolts. furp. See also ADMINISTRATION. kosher. figger. run for cover.). stuff. where it's at. break away. get while the going is good. split. not touch with a ten-foot pole. ESSENCE n. ESCAPE v. ETCETERA n. set up. lick. breeze.

creepo. lay low. roll with the punches. clue. EVERYTHING adj. floating. EVIL-MINDED adj. Euro. the old country. pull out. goods. copout. unflappable. down the road. beat around the bush. sleazoid. piece. till you're blue in the face. See . trip. hold water. come off. walking papers. jivey. person. size up. clincher. price out. give a miss to. little devil. See WHOLE. dead even. the Fribbish EVASION n. rat. dump. from hell to breakfast. shag ass. sent. poop. check out.G. the emess. from pole to pole. dime a dozen. ditch. dirty old man. beastly. EUROPEAN COMMON MARKET n. hood. figure. EVER adv. See BOWEL MOVEMENT. Scale (business). black. caca. defector. cue. go down. boat people. mofo. See APPARENT. cut out. chucker out. business. See HEDGE. whole enchilada. dope out. take one's measure. keep one's cool. send packing. give one the bum's rush. give the go by. take a dump. gospel. boot-giver. where it's at. to hell and back. hightail. double whammy. routine. dodge. cool as a cucumber. EVERYDAY adj. Yurp. thing. EVENTIDE n. familiar tune. 2. bit. horse to horse. hellion. dope. rumdum. break even. deal. powder. fancy footwork. open and shut. mind in the gutter. get git. See also LIE. all over the map. poo-poo. do. shake and bake. lock stock and barrel. happening. mercy killing. dudeheaver. give the cold shoulder. EVENTUAL adj. whole kit and caboodle. across the pond. See FUTURE. pussyfoot. crystal clear. turd. take account of. wrong'un. number two. bag ass. smoking gun (crucial). throw one out on one's ear. bounce. EUROPEAN adj. slippery. shit. to hell and gone. murderous. EVENING n. whammy. boot out. take. info. clear-cut. throw out on the street. slip. smack in the middle. being regular. cover your ass. halfway in the middle. till the cows come home. heel. real trip. kicking out. stall. freeze out. vanishing act. EVIL adj. EUROPE n. See BAD. happening. like it is. take a crap. chucker. guesstimation. EUPHORIC adj. stonewall. give one the heave-ho. do one's business. shuck. bum's rush. EVACUATION n. bummer. 1. EVEN adj. EVIL EYE n. open-andshut case. EVALUATE v. rush. boot. deball. keep one's shirt on. give the air. pack up. hap. starch. dirtyminded. give the slip. go down. figure in. big one. smack dab in the middle. from here till Sunday. EVACUATE v. stonewalling. See IMPERTURBABLE. no good. See FACTS. the works. gone. shuck and jive. across the drink.. deek. blissed out. barefaced. peg. French walk. size. toss out on one's ear. not touch with a ten-foot pole. the shits. flying. everything including the kitchen sink. run-around. EVIDENCE n.. any case. fudge. plump in the middle. walking ticket. get around. hap. grabber. EVICTION n. EVIL SPIRIT n. waffle. dim. not turn a hair. dump. jive. routine. See DEFECATE. EVICTOR n. come off. vanilla. plain as the nose on one's face. bow out. ooze out. See also DEPART. EVICT v. run for the hills. crap. See SCOUNDREL. CYA. 1. take a shit. old heave-ho. time to bail. greasy. down the pike. give one his walking papers. poison. alter. mainstream. run of the alley. keep a stifFupper lip. dreamy. 2. all over creation. bounce. black. figure out. stinking. case. the runs. sleazeball. EVACUEE n. for keeps. B. capon. EUNUCH v. EVALUATION n. bad-assed. happenso. garden. EVILDOER n. heave-ho. stutterstep. fiend. nature's call. dark. 1. jive. in the cards. dim. drum out. give the gate. goings-on. get on one's bicycle.138 eunuch EUNUCH n. big deal. scene. buck-pass. fix. 3. the gate. aah-aah. even-steven. fixins'. EVEN-TEMPERED adj. read. cagey. shit. EVERYWHERE adv. stay shy of. bail out. crap. skin out. look over. shit heel. cool. skidoo. check. See ECSTATIC. abroad. garden variety. bouncer. D. DEVIL. dodge. give em the 1-2-3. run of the mill.P. See also ACTION. EVASIVE adj. in the twilight zone. shithead. that's a fact Jack. EVENT n. early black. EVENTUALITY n. all over hell. happenso. six of one half a dozen of the other. See also COMPLETELY. adios one. goings-on. give the slip. kick out. stonewall. trial (bad). rats ass. walkout. See LEAVE. mother. business. give a wide berth. See AVOID. hedge one's bet. cincher. See ORDINARY. See ALWAYS. stutter step. EVIDENT adj.M. pull the plug. slap in the middle. jukey. N. pass up. guesstimate. dirty. pass the buck. middle of the road. the size of it. dark. displaced EVADE v. 2. show the door. Euromart. EUTHANASIA n. over there. shake a few clinkers out. till hell freezes over. early black.

tidy. top-notch. hacked. the ticket. hogwash. nitpicker. rap. cat haul. on the button. 1. blow job. pop quiz (all unannounced). fabulous. bs. blow smoke. hemorrhage. funky. buildup. unreal. bullshit artist. EXAGGERATED adj. top of the line. fake. give one the third. on the nose. hit the nail on the head. aces. put one on. 1. hot up. shoot the shit. EXACTING adj. flash. awesome. put the gorilla on. squeeze. off. throw the bull. riff. jazz. Judy (I understand). the most. latrine rumor. stick it sound. 4. sure thing. work on. scope. first class. blow. make a big production. third degree. ace high. fab. top. A-number one. throw one a curve. cheese. jump out of the frying pan into the fire. check. ten. that's for sure. checkup. shitting. go from bad to worse. overdo it. eye. corker. BS. tripe. come through. prelim. tearjerking. flat out. frisk. stone (stone deaf). lay it on thick. push one's button. bleed. lean on. gasser. put the arm on. crapola. get give one a shit in one's craw. winner. build up. head of the class. loud talk. bullshit. 3. hike. mostest. EXACT v. baaadest. piece of shit. steamed. jailbird. groundhog. double-o. shit. put the shake on. to a tee. rad. pain in the ass. let the sunlight in. read. great. no buts about it. cold. first chop. crap. terribly. bugs one. line up. make a citizen's. wring out. why sure. in the groove. ex. dot the is and cross the t's. EXASPERATED adj. physical. full of beans. song and dance. add insult to injury. a bit much. you said it. too much. rubbed the wrong way. top. cut it fine. best ever. chicken shit. fudge. blue book. no ifs ands or buts. hoke up. check out. make a mountain out of a molehill. downright. persnickety. 10. make out like. tits. See QUESTION. yeast. EXAMINATION n. . come through with flying colors. See ANNOYED. gander. solid. thin. radical. See ANNOY. seagoing. buzz. hash. bad. put the bite on. evil. brown off. oral. miffed. grooby. first rate. straight out. the utmost. con. talk trash. stunning. overkill. puff. See ELICIT. bugged. tall talk. everything going for one. by the book. See ELICIT. vicious. horseshit. something else. lagger. case. hash over. orals. spiel. 4. shoveler. hard sell. flash quiz. crock of shit. scam. hundred proof. pyramid. on the button. hike up. flea. riled. lay it on with a trowel. hammy. tuff. wicked. EXASPERATING adj. bitchin'. peeved. cool. dead on. excuse. peed off. got a hot hand. doctor. trump up. baloney. coolsville. hack. the checker. egg on. on the noggin. stone. out of sight. bitch. shine. confab. tall tale. boss. mega-gnarly. whopper. on the numbers. groovy. See also EXCESSIVE. zero cool. not too shabby. right on. bullshitting. bullshitter. ex-con. cool out. shovel the shit. exam. reet. dynamite. gilt-edged. boost. nailed down. sandhog. choice. sweat it outta one. jump up. borax. on target. driven up the wall. top drawer. bull. salve. EXACTLY adv. eye. burn one off. tops. ace of spades. ballyhoo. all systems go. See ANALYZE. and no mistake. sweep. exam. rub salt in the wound. give one a snow job. make waves. in spades. on the money. brutal. final. world class. EXAMPLE n. Mother Machree. jack up. marmalade. EXAMINE v. EXACT adj. EXAGGERATION n. See also CORRECT. the big lie (Pol. garbage. nose cone. send one drive one up the wall. See also THINK. gun. thick. spread it on. A-plus AOK. chew over. burned up. line. jolly. put one through the wringer. head of the line. gammon. gnarly. bunk flying. on the nose. spread it on thick. 3. put the arm on. gives one a pain. drooly. BRAGGART. let the daylight in. big talk. fer sher. knock around. make a federal case out of something. on the noggin. shake. 2. stickler. too-too. third. smashing. hustle. too much. super. EX-CONVICT n. drop quiz. make it. down. gunning over. on a roll. piss one under one's skin. 2. powerful. comma counter. phony up. snow. rattle one's cage. shotgun quiz. shoot the bull. shoot the crap. doozie. pat down. out of this world. grill. rat fuck. tip top. worm something out of one. star. cap. worm out of one. the very thing. See SEE. bull. EXASPERATE v. picky. daisy. tall story. pestiferous. EXCAVATOR n. bulldog. solid sender. full of prunes. surest thing you know. pesky. A. fishing expedition. whitewash. blowhard. EXCEL v. marvy. gas. chill. for a fact. EXCELLENT adj. T-off. EXACERBATE v. jive. corking. take it big. bullshit. arm-twist. cream (successful). fer shirr. schmaltzy. awfully. teed off. vanilla. cert. sling the bull. con. pissed off. case. story. build. shit. line of cheese. phonus bolonus. ace. into a tailspin. f rinstance. See VERY. tough. spinach. state of the art. frantic. hand one a line. crock. legwork. See ANNOYING. like wow. cook. EXCEEDINGLY adv. A-l. wax. Mother Macrea (story). hocky. comp (comprehensive). fish story. guff. rehash. fudge. lay it on. okay. bull's-eye. gonest. kick around. really. smoke. greatest. heat up. terrific. bite to death. stone. cock-and-bull story. far out.excellent 139 EVOKE v. for sure. lag. terrible. draw it fine. give one a hemorrhage. full of hot air. a good eye. snow job. pike. shoot a line. scam. horse hocky. on the money. OK. full of hops. yarn. put up. too much.). on the lemon. See also LIAR. malarkey. blarney. phony boloney. look see. hit on. go to town. sound off. sure. EXAGGERATOR adj. up. for instance. EXAGGERATE v. See ANNOY. heavy. topflight. dilly. See PRECISELY. shit for the birds. eyeball examination.

pick up. dream. race one's motor. scissor out. boo. cracking. it's the berries. the Big Board. live one. spazzed out. fuss. world-beater. mindbending. megadual. worst-case scenario. in a pucker. cut. send . EXCISE v. crack. hellacious. tawny. black out. motherfucker (Obsc. have a short fuse. 86. turnon.). net. toast. nasty. pep up. ready to cook. grind. cut out. the butterfly's book. flipped out. mad. out of sight. jollies. warm around the collar. EXCITEMENT n. glorkish. shut out. hook up. barn burner. reet. good show. rowdy-dowdy. EXCESSIVELY adv. charge. cut up. jazz. feel in one's guts. nervous. bang. out of all bounds. hairy. boss. gear. knock off. peacherino. swell. EXCLUDE v. thriller. rooty. the nuts. gas up something. this is some kinda . world class. blow up. mad. work up into a lather. way out. wiggy. the caterpillar's kimono. the most. blow one's mind. throw wood on the fire. See also EMOTIONAL. find. flash. in fat city. mofo. needle. for kicks. See also NEGOTIATE. hard. wizard. muthahfuckah. run a temperature. razzle-dazzle. EXCITE v. clean outta sight. EXCEPTIONAL adj. over the counter. nifty. zapped up. flip-flop. hot to trot. murder. scratch out. cut. scrumptious. juice up. beller. See also EXTREMELY. EXCESS n. hot. in a tizzy. wake up. mess. killer-diller. ding. too-too. put the zingers in. out of this world. get ones pratt. zap. hot under the collar. delicious. cuspy. contact with. STIR. lollapaloosa. get hot under the collar. hotter than a two-peckered mule. diddly bop. hunky-dory. kick. something. big deal. crack. large charge. skull. the cat's meow. in the bubble. EXCHANGE v. neat. See EXTREME. hot stuff. quote. 3. hots. wild. swinging. beautiful. swap. egg on. mother. hopped up. hot and bothered. hot. chiller. something to write home about. stir up. hook. feel in one's guts. kicks. open one's nose. stoned. mostest. lop off. groove. jim dandy. too much. corker. but good. 2. turn on the juice. rush (get a rush). ace high. reat. jumping. hot around the collar. hooper-dooper. all wool and a yard wide. smashing. copacetic. grabbed by. lulu. large. dandy. stellar. work oneself into a pucker. deadly. bug up. worked up. horny (sexual). EXCESSIVE adj. blast. kill. darb. fine. switched on. rabble rouse. freaked out. flap. upper. high. grab. zipped up. put the needles in. fireworks. whiz. have a fit. like wow. fab. jazzy. mind-blowing. whale of a. in the groove. link up. high. high-strung. wired. blow a gasket. gimchy. ripping. worked up into a lather. X out. fine and dandy. figure. turned on by. cast a kitten. deadly boo. mess. overruns. too much. sharp. ducky. a gas. zonkers. holler out. add fuel to the flames. mean. zero cool. blow one's top. groovy. See also STIRRING. steam up. shirty. catch. something else. sanitary. turn one on. flip one's lid. mean. ultra-ultra. put the cart before the horse. lush. ROUSE. shit in one's pants. in a stew. in a swivet. See also DISTURB. heat up. See also DISTURBED. solid sender. the limit. the cat's pajamas. zip up. large charge. brain. real gone. hummer. hyped-up. fly off the handle. hotheaded. bo. high as a kite. like mad. swell. strictly. sensay. endsville. had a spaz attack. bong. stunning. EXCITABLE adj. solid gold. EXCLAIM v. have a shit hemorrhage. blue pencil. fired up. pass by. zanzy. jam up. sweetheart. cool. the end. big shit.flashy. make waves. adjy. savage. hit the ceiling. righteous. in a dither. sly. kopesetic. wipe out. LAN. all the way live (Stu. headin' up the mountain. cliff-hanger. the bee's knees. kicky. steamin' under one's silks. snap up. the cat's whiskers. he's the limit. work up. tubular. get to one. had a cow. pip. work oneself into a stew. the Street. gone. pass up. launder. supercolossal. 1. mezz. the Exchange. check plus. real George. beaut. overkill. burn up. turned on to. bang up. ginger peachy. splash. pass on. hot-headed. zing. EXCITING adj. salt of the earth. sensaysh. stamp out. marvy. swap horses. real cool. rowdydow. heavenly. ripsnorter. scorcher. juiced up. George. wired up. yawp. primo. circus. turn EXCLAMATION n. brain. blackball. frantic. shook up. hyper. knockout. nobby. turn the tables. trim. drop. live wire. all shook up. up. rootin' tootin'. hot. eighty-six. crackerjack. spiffy. head rush. ready for Freddy. mean. stunner. peach. turned on. everything but the kitchen sink. cloak and dagger. something to shout about. bang up. pippen. keen. get all worked up. horse trade. pumped up. whatever turns you on. peachy keen. hog wild. tickety boo. blow one's stack. razzle-dazzle. all keyed up. perk up. blot out. EXCITED adj. in a foofaraw. solid. switch on. peachy. one for the book. glitzy. flip. fussed. ice out. hot stuff. like crazy. hot as a firecracker. in orbit. the best. whatever makes your boat float. far out.140 exceptional on the heat. charged. sideline. snip. muthah.showy. snazzy. sizzler. keyed up. evil. network. hand one his walking papers. shook. turn on. high cotton. EXCERPT n. golden. hot under the collar. network. key up. overkill. blow one away. slap up. blood and thunder. work oneself into a tizzy. bully. gut. dolce vita.). too-too. beller. EXCHANGE n. yawp. nifty. honey. send. hit the ceiling. big splash. heaven. turn on. juice. go up in the air. skull. spiffy. wig out. holler. humdinger. knock out. fire up. having the hots. mind-bending. cloud nine land. steamed up. have kittens. the nerts. super-duper. mega. plenty. page-turner. job. Wall Street. in a lather. jazz up. saying. have truck with. holler. too much. out of sight. buzz. mind-blowing.

skipper. nix. mopped up. cook. buffalo chips. chops (talent). style. stall. geets. fruit. hit. old pro. big wheel. big daddy. topkick. turn the trick. crap. the shits. See DEFECATE. ring the bell. moxie. front office. shake a few clinkers out. punch. . 2. EXCRETION n. big-time operator. do to a turn. shit. Mister Charlie (Bl. high hat. big chew. Mr. catch rope. sweat like a horse. hammer man. clout. EXECUTIVE RECRUITER n. let one off the hook. left out in the cold. square a beef. oink (police). sail through. Mother Machree. fish story. (take care of business). on top. bootin' height. kicker. EXECUTIVE n. piece man. moose nuggets. pusher. strong arm. rishi. buddy seat. one down. guts. EXECUTION n. shove it. shuck and jive. BM. rug rank (high). gunman. a lot to do with. perk. exec suite. blackballed. get to first base. biggest hand. where the buck stops. adios it. front office. uppity. point man. tap a kidney. the force. big one. cow flops. cover. shit on. shut out. big weenie. the word. turistas. string. cleanup. square oneself. See URINATE. top drawer. wee. big timer. 1. nail it. wee-wee. routine. headhunter. perc man. wink at. brains. polish off. strung up. take a leak. whitewash. sidelined. tinkle. blackball. buttoned up. pull it off.exemplary 141 one to the showers. do the trick. strut one's stuff. don. bull of the woods. make out. cop a plea. worm out of. golden parachute. pee. apple. wheel. righteous. have to see a man about a dog. top hand. lawn dressing. cock. EXECUTE v. copout. Anumber 1. EXECUTED adj. his nibs. done to a T. topper. big-wigged. Mr. do one's stuff. top brass. big shit. turn thumbs down on. stow it. 2. put down. fluff off. dump. dump. EXCLUDED adj.). put it together. old man. big player. boom boom. write off. the goods. do the job. mastermind. make number one. do oneself proud. do up brown. put over. the why and wherefore. jive. super. get over. wrapped up. do Europe [or wherever]. piss. pizzazz. go. scrag. meal ticket. onliest. give one the cold shoulder. out of the loop. EXEMPLARY adj. brass hat. let one off this time. cruise. apparatchik (junior). throw away. head man.O. big gun. necktie party. chief cook and bottlewasher. hack it. Cook's tour. leak. upper hand. do a turn. pea. ropes. make it. EXCUSE n. earn one's wings. EXCRETE v. king. hocky. pish. big number. the whyfor. put away. off time. big name. gun. horseshit. bosshead. gorilla. cow plops. big apple. piss on. See also BOWEL MOVEMENT. nuts and bolts. road apples. be on. digger.C. call. pull off. big stuff. 2. C. lynching bee. Big. number two. the stuff. whitewash. not bad. EXECUTIONER n. Montezuma's revenge. heave-ho. might and main. poop. stick it. not too shabby. as advertised. tycoon. moose beans. go pee-pee. biggest frog in the pond. big league. boss man. horror show. T. make number two. business.E. piddle. See SNOBBISH. hit the bull's-eye. cover one's ass. airtight alibi. one and only. king of the hill. walked. head. poop. take a squat. go through the trap. pow. big shot. percolate. cow chips. big ghee. win one's spurs. come through. main squeeze. crawl out of. do one's thing. big man. go to town. See FINISHED. gun. knock off. beat the rap. heavy. 2. tick. See also COMMANDER. fast track. deal with. go easy on. hot stuff. aah-aah. ding. let one off easy. whip hand. poo-poo. CO. not in the picture. honcho. piss. take care of. chuck. bread. kingpin. stretch. heavy stuff. the runs. upstairs. See KILLER. cop out. steam. fried. wired. queen bee. old hand. EXCLUSION n. drop a turd. general. juice. cow pats. papa. atsa nice. 3. fish tale. shark. dump. chief. golden apples. 1. EXECUTIVE BENEFITS n. get there. 1. Right. shits. make up for. higher ups. go wee-wee. Charlie. mother. poot (gas). chuck out. sweat like a trooper. put over. dealt with. catbird. top. throw out. squeak by (barely). fish. the say. tinkle. the whole cheese.. powerhouse. coverup. brain box. governor. See ABSOLVE. top dog. head honcho. gunsel. caca. EXECUTIVE SUITE n. tuff. big boy. come on like gangbusters (well). give one the fluff. Simon Legree. VIP. dance. swing. crawl. hit. guru. See also ALOOF. tear off. enforcer. off the hook. crap. straw boss. drain the dew. zap. wire. fly. old war-horse. score. horse hocky. one down and two to go. let it go. go on apex. the big bowwow. trigger man. EXCLUSIVELY adj. put across. moose pecans. perks. avatar. bueno. old man. sail through.. gold braid. hoist. godfather. BTO. See SINGULAR. get all in a lather. trots. being regular. kingfish. big cheese. lead-off man. 2. put it over. the say so. song. slave driver. goodie. thumb down. beef. high priest. big brother. czar. Gis. exec. shit. EXCUSE v. pee-pee. let off. boss lady. break a sweat. baron. neato. cold-shouldered. torpedo. block and tackle. upstairs. left on the outside looking in. do to a T. number one. big spud. burned. weight. Mother McCrea.B. EXCURSION n. pee. alibi out of. shit. perkman. wig. story. piddle. a lot to say about. song and dance. cover story. shoot down. the brass. let go. go on. turd. squirm out of. spark plug. key player. GI shits. the man. hit man. EXCLUSIVE adj. 3. wire man. rub out. 1. square things. nature's call. man upstairs. EXCUSED adj. big noise.

split. just makin' it. hook up with. dodge. See ANTICIPATED. zip up. walk it through. warm-up. drag out. walk through. EXHIRIT v. build up. move out. break one's heart. See TIRED. here. an act. trick. in the cards. exhib. jazzercise. turn on. weird. EXHILARATION adj. EXERT v. ticking. builder upper. EXEMPTED adj. join together. hike up. EXHAUST v. hone. burnout. for show. in the lifestream. squirt. wipe the slate clean. heat up. see it coming. stiff. pick up. journey. 2. do up brown. avant garde. add bells and whistles. fag out. EXISTENCE n. show and tell. lifing. waitin' on. workout. wink at. go easy on. EXHAUSTING adj. EXHAUSTION n. heavy. be one all over. hitch on. highway robbery. plug into. grandstand player. send. build. wave it around. beat the rap. hand-walk. flesh out. perk up. balloon. the works. cut red tape. an arm and a leg. put zip into. add fuel to the fire. rat race. tucker out. let go. still around. parade one's wares. blow this pop stand. pour it on. head rush. pricey. push. hook on. heavy sugar. walked. ooze out. work up a sweat. front. fire breathin'. kick. let off. dig. EXHIRITOR n. showcase. put through the mill. jump up. flash (gaudy merchandise or prize). kinky. boost. daily dozen. easy way out. EXISTING adj. hanging in there. exhib. tack on. grease the wheels. figgered in. slap on. git. lick into shape. too pooped to pop. soup up. high pressure. See ANTICIPATE. EXHILARATE v. pour it on. had it. charged. holdup. handle personally. . do a vanishing act. EXOTIC adj. EXPECTANT adj. up. warm up. no big surprise. get along. See ABSOLVE. let it all hang out. join up with. EXPECT v. tune up. shot. far out. See EXCITED. hotdogger. dog-tired. way out. over one's head. See GO. hefty. the real world. up to here (elbow). pep up. See STRANGE. all in. flake off. See PRAISEWORTHY. hot dog. EXPEDITE v. jazz up. sweeten the pot. parlay. hike. jazzercise. sanitize. See ABSOLVE. aerobics. sweat suit. tucker. piggyback. bleed white. at the end of one's rope. figure. let one off the hook. EXERCISE SUIT n. hyper. tish. EXCERCISE CLASS n. spike. fag. go to the whip on. clear. batting a thousand. fucked out. brain fag. whitewash. let off. string out. get by. snow. bible thumpin'. EXHORTIVE adj. doin' a hundred. gimmick. exbo. gym. spin out. tag on. See EXCITEMENT. See THOROUGH. E X H I R I T I O N I S T n. EXERCISES n. outta juice. spritz. See EXCITE. pad. the big game. expo. EXIST v. boneweary. spell out. snap up. plug. looking for. figured in. high. juice up. blow one's mind. EXPECTORATE v. give it one's best shot. break in. high. railroad.142 exempt nasty. exhibish. grandstander. big price tag. gym. the noose is hanging. constitutional. as advertised. jazz up. world. See ATTEMPT. workout. EXPAND v. to a farethee-well. See SPEED. monkey drill. press a bet. showboat. showoff. warm. See DISPLAY. EXHAUSTIVE adv. wait for the other shoe to drop. Flash Gordon. dear. EXHIRITION n. sweeten. roll out. flasho. pyramid. crispy. See EXPENSIVE. alive and kicking. EXPECTED adj. workout. break. juice. walk it over. get. bust ones ass. work out. peg away. band-aid. it's looking to. snowball. put pep into. flipped out. fireworks. waiting for the other shoe to drop. dry run. EXERCISE n. cher. fast track. off the hook. bushed. run with the ball. preachy. be afraid. run up. a scene. out of sight. clear. frazzled. poop. hop up. EXONERATE v. give it all ones got. hand (one is dealt). steep. wipe the slate. See also HOPEFUL. put through the grind. hotfoot. be just like one. burn out. EXPEDIENCE n. I'm outta here. EXHILARATED adj. run through. 1. dump on. gym. fuck off. See also BELIEVE. making it. outta gas. a rush (get a rush). let fly. hopped up. frame up. jim jam. I'm history. leave no stone unturned. knock out. EXERCISE v. hotshot. put one's back into it. See also ALLURING. beef up. body stocking. poop out. hawk. from A to Z. turned on. write off. suck dry. EXIT v. warm-up. jack up. haul ass. not overlook a bet. conk out. hand-carry. sweat it. let one off the hook. absquatulate. peter out. worn to a frazzle. EXORBITANT adj. not put it past. EXHAUSTED adj. run interference for. EXEMPT v. step up.

crackerjack. flake out. on one's own time and own dime. French walk. give one the heave ho. EXPENSIVE adj. have know-how. groovy!. savvy. jaunt. make perfectly clear. snofari. back-door parole. an arm and a leg. pretty penny. below the line. spring for. back gate. big league. trumped. on one's last legs. pass out. make one see daylight. give one the bum's rush. let sunlight in. dodge. get over. numbers cruncher. give one his walking papers. rundown. worth a king's ransom. sport. solid!. down the tube. a real trip. lay it out for. hotshot. kick out. old war-horse. See EVENT. cash on the nail. roll out. the butler's revenge (silent). foot the bill. swanky. EXPERIENCED adj. wasted. EXPEND v. outlay. give a for instance. EXPELLED adj. payoff. bounce. cruise. kickback. EXPENSE n. put one in the picture. try on. been through the mill. fire. city slicker. chops. trial run. the right stuff. bounce. have vibes. fling at. let one fly. paid through the nose. high. nose-closer. See DISCHARGE. whole megillah. quit it. See SKILLED. buy it. let daylight in. backfire. See also DISCHARGED. put across. cut the cheese. EXPLANATION n. dance. happening. poot. send to the showers. See COMPENSATE. all washed up. below the line. croak. get across. kicked around. down the drain. swindle sheet. CLEAR v. blow. come to. old hand. one's thing. EXPERT adj. put one straight. leave one. high rent. out of the red. lulu. fancy. fell between the cracks. give a work out. have a hunch. See SKILL. splendiferous. line. boot. dance off (hang). meet one's maker. whyfor. EXPERTISE n. square things. pull one's coat to. out the window. See DIE. old hand. set one back. chuck out. pro. lay out. EXPERIENCE n. savvy. a pistol. phenom. up and die. EXPENDITURE n. pay out. cher. blown. safari. mess around. down the tube. ol professor. fart. bump. bag. dear. plushy. guru. at the end of ones rope. one foot in the grave. Cooks tour. dance on nothing. EXPIRING adj. high price tag. know-how. vet. through the mill. adiosed. one-way ticket. hell yes!. heart man. old pro.expletive: agreement 143 EXPEDITION n. stuff. slick. give a tryout. head for a hearse. splendacious. futz around. holdup. EXPENSE ACCOUNT n. break wind. See also KNOWLEDGE. bite the dust. collectibles. hap. kick. bottom line. swing. See PAY. cut one. EXPLETIVE: AGREEMENT absofuckinglutely!. pay one's dues. try-on. give a frinstance. make the nut. fool around with. See also TEST. 1. big nose man (Medic. highway robbery. makings. 2. nut. out of sight. cash on the barrelhead. EXPIRE v. pissed away. the picture. a throw. all reet!. . highway mopery. offed. bust. ritzy. happenso. nut. out of bounds. bone man. dance on air. trot out. See SKILLFUL. goods. bottom line. EXPIATE v. EXPEL v. EXPERIMENTER n. the big idea. shell out. washed up. get a back-gate commute. show the door. know one's stuff. a trip. deep six. scandal sheet. reet!. throw money at. dish it out. limelight. shake down. up to here (elbow). to the tune of. the whole picture. there. shot. nickel and dime (minor). fork out. scratched. break it down. fall money. have a funny feeling. show and tell. pricey. right on!. bite. sharpness. R and D. one foot in the grave. See EJECT. cover story. EXPERIENCE v. give it a go. dynamite. the other on a banana peel. give up the ghost. checking out. gnome. uptown. draw one a picture. heavy sugar. price tag. bummer trails (bad). EXPLAIN v. See SOPHISTICATED. give one the old heave ho. send packing. shark. adios one. make up for. highway mopery. stuff. kayoed for keeps. 2. nickel and dime (minor). big ticket. pro. been around. shove over. chalk out. know one's onions. mad money. EXPENSES. out of pocket. try it on for size. down the rathole. scrubbed. the idea. kiss it good-bye. trek. be turned on to. on one's own nickel. story. posh. kick the bucket. mad doctor. cut and try. worth its weight in gold. peg out. get off the gun. put out. old-timer. give the bum's rush. open one's head. been there before. been around the block a few times. EXPERIMENT n. can. outlay. something on the ball. washed out. EXPERT n. EXPENDED adj. up one's alley. steep. fry. hummer. out of pocket. decode. have heart. feel in one's bones. highlight. petered out. one-way ride. why and wherefore. spell out. know one's stuff. MFC (measure for coffin). eighty-sixed. stiff. crack. lay down. See also TEST. heading for the last roundup. mean bean. See also PROFIT. 1. been hit before. executive. cash in one's chips. crazy!. boot out. play around with. fireball. See COST. buff. diddled away. whiz. whatfor. down the spout. specialists). enough ducks in a row. make clear. strike out. get in touch. sharp. spotlight. drum out. done for. EXPERIMENT v. EXPEL GAS v. oil. one-man band. upscale. throw one out on one's ear. tryout. give the hook. go to Davy Jones's locker (drown). maven. go. been there. get off the nut. feel in one's guts. See AUTHORITY.

See also OBVIOUS. T. shee-it!. tough titty!. twenty-three skidoo!. yeehaw!. whatfor. on the nose. spill it. your mother's mustache!. streaking. stick it!. rundown. for crying out loud!. satchel charge. dad blast it!. energetic disassembly. yeeuck!. feh!. up yours!. what in Sam Hill!. God damn!. for crying in a bucket! EXPLOIT v. horseshit!. eeoooh!. See also SEARCH. cripes!. fuck off!.144 expletive: anger EXPLETIVE: UNPLEASANT eeyuk!. streak (run naked). dad burned!. bitch!. go to!. open up. search me!. PUBLICITY. flashing. you know it!. goldarned!. zowie!. leak. EXPOSITION n. let go. dump on. holy Toledo!. fuck!. bullshit!. rats!. heaven knows!. like wow!. phew!. ugh!. fuck a duck!. SOB!. darn it!. damn it!. you bet!. blow up. yich!. holy shit!. REVELATION. you bet your boots!. caught with a hand in the cookie jar. mooning. wire-puller. own up. stunt.!. darn!. fuck you!. let the good times roll!. work (she worked the Johns for tips). hotdiggety dog!. cowabonga!. goody!. booby trap. dad blamed!. for dammed sure!. debunk. hot diggety!. giveaway. UXB. . crazy!. groovy!. grease. goody gumdrops!. flash (also used in playing cards). EXPLOSION n. you got me!. phew!. stick it in your ear!. wowie!. expo. turn inside out. See also DISCLOSURE. dad blasted!. the picture. nerts!. out with it. get it out of one's system. hot ziggety!. beats me!. story. out on a limb. blow one's cover. EXPLOSIVE n. bull!. shoot one's bolt. damn!. stick it!. show one's hand. T. goldinged!. fuck off! EXPLETIVE: SURPRISE no kidding!. your mother!.!. way rad!. mother grabber!. hot dog!. pineapple. far out!. holy Christmas!. ach!. man!. peach. motherfucker!. string. holy smoke!.T. blow sky high. yeeuck!. shot. goodness gracious!. caught dead to rights. muthuh fuckuh!. stick it up your ass!. EXPOSURE n. don't need no diagrams. spill the beans. See ACTION. EXPLORE v. feh!. blabber. way!. ick!. ding blasted!. sakes alive!. nuts!. for darned sure!. pugh!. whip out. baloney!. blow the lid off. cowabunga!. shine it!. it's Greek to me!. eeehaw!. stew. oowhee!. spring. fuck it!. EXPOSE v. crack. big deal!. piss off!. blab. man-oh-man!. you just ain't whistling Dixie!. I'll be jiggered!. fora fact!. the idea. EXPOSED adj. bastard!. give the show away. moon (buttocks). shoot off one's mouth. ugh!. for sure!. bletch!. come out. pugh!. son of a bitch!. EXPLOSIVES WORKER n. go blooey. whyfor. go soak your head!. don't look at me! EXPLETIVE: REJECTION forget you!. do one dirt. all hanging out. fer shirrr!. get it off one's chest. let it all hang out. what the hey!. oh shit!. EXPLOIT n. flip one the bird!. keen-o peachy!. got one's neck out. lay it on the stick. you know what you can do with it!. shove it!. carpetbagger. goody goody!. blow it out your barracks bag! EXPLETIVE: IGNORANCE it beats me!. tip one's hand. out of sight!. spill one's guts. leave no stone unturned. the whole picture. Jeez!. keen-o!. the big idea. INVESTIGATE. shove it up your ass!. phooey! EXPLICATION n. hit the fan. mercy!. Jigs!. go to hell!. yahoo! EXPLETIVE: HOSTILE asshole!. mining. why and wherefore. shove it!. one on the make. power. break it to one. dash it all!. See CAUGHT. dash it!. spring one's duke. yuk!. set off. operator. nuts!. boy oh boy!. really get into. blow the whistle. for Pete's sake!. powder monkey. shoot one's wad. dagnabbed!. thunderbird! EXPLETIVE: ANGER shit!. show. yeeuch!. TAKE. blechhh!. I pass!. mother!. See also ADVANTAGE. you bet your life!. mine. bury yourself!. come clean. no ifs ands or buts. merde!. shove it up your ass!. yucky!. what you say!. Jeezy peezy!. EXPLOITER n. holy Christ!. megillah. fuck you!. stick it up your ass!. va voom. pop off. hell!.S. for danged sure!. you said a mouthful!. See also DESCRIPTION. cripus!.kablooey. no buts about it. goflooey. crimeny!. Lord knows!. dig up. crap!. fer sher!. nuts to you!. holy Moses!. gosh darn!. caught with one's pants down. put it where the sun don't shine!. eeyuck!. blow up. shoo fly!. your father's mustache!. dinah. says who!. piss on you!. go soak yourself!. spit it out. go off. whole megillah. Jiggers!. mother clutched. get mileage out of. holy moley!. handout. whamo!. whammo!. search me!. EXPLODE v. outta sight!. get out!. tip off. what the fuck!. See SPEAK. I'll be jig swiggered!. noise. tip one's duke. come out of the closet. spill. hang it in your ear! EXPLETIVE: HAPPY wow!. toughshit!. burn (spy). fireworks. go fuck yourself!. tip. picric. stow it!. drop dead!. lay it on one. blown. piss!. spring with a crack. God only knows!. dig. no shit!. EXPRESS v. See also CHEATER. ding dang!. oh yeah!. EXPLICIT adj. up the wazoo!. make noise. up your ass!. mofo!. soup. that bleeping thing! EXPLETIVE: DISDAIN phooey!. pish!. break. for a fact Jack!. eeyoo!. show up. you said it!. wow!. mulligan. sez you!. peter. beats the shit outta me!. dammed if I know!. like wow!. energetically disassembled. your mama!. let the cat out of the bag. holy mackerel!. EXPLODED adj. pick one's brains. on the spot. doggoned!. See also DEFENSELESS. go on!. oh hell!. crimus!. Bouncing Betsy. yech!. Jees!. NUDE.

EXTRACT v. give a boost to. sterilize. bum's rush. cut. up. drag out. the straw that broke the camel's back. See CANCEL. badger. GRATUITY. scrubbed. squeeze. pad. upping. drag one's feet. the end. till hell freezes over. glorkish. jump off the deep end. EXTEMPORANEOUS adj. root. give a posy. EXTORTIONIST n. chichi. stroke. out of sight. bells and whistles. cut. like teaching one's grandmother to suck eggs. everything but the kitchen sink. ET. affair. launder. lead eyeballs. EXTRATERRESTRIAL n. EX-SOLDIER n. boost. sanitize. drugola. shake man. hats off to. bleed. EXTREME adj. fancy. EXTRA adj. DESTROY. all get up. decontaminate. shot. stamp out. killed. take the edge off. crazy. grafter. room to swing a cat. kill (lights. winging it. offed. checked out. See REPRESS. wipe out. See also EDIT. lagniappe. leeway. all out. leg pulling. knock off. shake. popped off. golden parachute. stick. like carrying coals to Newcastle. fuss. dead as a dodo. gone. leg-puller. all bets off. brush-off. the gate. fish eye. got his ruptured duck. a beaut. EXTRA. EXTENSION n. boss. See KILL. egg in one's beer. old salt. war-horse. high. padding. shake down. offed. last straw. X out. go easy on. flash. FILM n. call all bets off. hold up. toss out. leech. EXTRA DURABLE adj. zap. brag about. See also SUPPRESS. first cabin. wink at. posh. penguin (formal wear). See EXPAND. all off. spiff (salesman). skin. option. worst-case scenario. out of this world. trim. bleep. atmosphere. heavy metal. cushy. puff up. horseman. clean up. tip out. make one pay through the nose. hell of a. drop dead . scratched. all the options. shakester. EXTRAMARITAL n. nobody home. EXPUNGED adj. See PRAISE. extracurricular activity. nose cone. gravy. PM. out of sight. improv. call off. sting. finished. blue pencil. put the shake on. bleep out. bitter end. have to hand it to. stiff.. kill. kaput. spreading it around. shakedown artist. shot down. EXTERMINATE v. badger. jamming. frills. gut. like dynamite. kaput. worm out of one. douse. blue pencil. squeeze. gut feeling. across the board. take the sting out. take the bite out. boss. fling. send to kingdom come. yank. old heave-ho. heavy. flaming. EXPURGATE v. pull one's leg. launder. bottom out. rubbed out. See SOFTEN. straight face. soak. the pits. wall to wall. rave. fancy. blink at. arm. the least. shot down in flames.extreme 145 EXPRESSIONLESS adj. hat. one thousand (Vietnam war). EXTRASENSORY PERCEPTION n ESP. pad. See ADULTERY. 2. toss off. here to hell and gone. double duty. frou-frou. spaceman. ice. icing on the cake. bounce. run on. way out. bitchen. swanky. dead and gone. washed out. hell fired. googly. ritzy. go all out. deadpan. taken out. alien.I. hike. hand it to. ad lib. Martian. gingerbread. cooptation. hear it for. wring out. EXTINCT adj. See EXCELLENT. little green man. worm something out of one. EXPULSION n. shark. nose cone. KO. the chips are down. rush. old hand. See IMPROMPTU. kayo punch. pro. in line (paying sums to). perks. off the top of one's head. squash. EXTENUATE v. knock off. mega-gnarly. shakedown. write off. elbowroom. EXTRAORDINARY adj. saucerman. in orbit. primo. plush. push. spiffy. nix. knock down. 1. protection. drag out. vulture. widow. scrub. stall. thinking out loud. getting some on the side. fire or cigarette). too much. give a bouquet. EXTORTION n. EXTINGUISH v. tip. brush. cool it. spare tire. EXTEND v. frill. squeeze rates. all get out. fake. choke. bad news. gnarly. gone. dead duck. EXTENSIVE adj. steep. See ELICIT. EXTRAVAGANT adj. passed on. man from Mars. wicked. flossy. old-timer. See EMOTIONLESS. vet. EXTRAVAGANCE n. down the drain. pull out. went. shellback. poker face. button. . playing around. blue penciled. zapped. payola. carrying on. buildup. string out. sanitize. pressure. out of bounds. had it. KO. stiff. living high on the hog. number ten (Korean war). put some rubber into it. off the cuff. fleece. goodies. boost. bloodsucker. payoff. the dogs. in spades. one thou. kiss off. goner. See DEAD. done for. scrub. fifth wheel. out of bounds. old sea dog. clip. gayola. steep. wiped out. ex-GI. blow the deal. put the arm on. gewgaws. blow away. like money was goin' outta style. ultra-ultra. EXPUNGE v. tough. throw out the baby with the bathwater. heave-ho. short end of the stick. old pro. G. stretch. extracurricular relations. EXTERMINATED adj. rub out. kayo. stamp out. take out. sweetener. all fired. too-too. sixth sense. EXTENT n. See KILLED. erase. high on the hog. stretch out. EXTORT v. high. like wow. wasted. bite. zero cool. fab. EXTOL v. far out. ice. gash. ape. taking it for a ride. See also B E N E F I T .

mince pies. save one's neck. chipper. See . sus-specs. charge. bouncy. set up. totally. walleyes. get out from under. go juice. EXUBERANCE n. glom. banjo eyes. pies.146 extremely EXTREMELY adv. bounce. make up. EXTROVERT n. See EXCITEMENT. blot on the landscape. size up. glims. See FREE. gravel eye. EYEGLASSES n. specs. nippers. bounce. high. pepper. lamps. spotters. give the OO. EXUBERANT adj. full of piss and vinegar. pincers. wowed. googly eyes. lamps. See GLASSES. cockeyes. bail one out. clap eyes on. Flash Gordon. cheaters. EYE v. four eyes. See ECSTATIC. hopped up. piss and vinegar. zappy. take in. lay eyes on. fireworks. get up and go. See VERY. headlights. plenty. shades. shutters EYES n. EYELIDS n. windows. glims. give the double O. give the once over. EYESORE n. sock. slanters. flipping. terribly. give the eye. peepers. zippy. professor (wearer). let go. upper. See SPIRITED. gleeps. popeyes. swivel eyes. sight. zingy. eyeballs. also UGLY. goggles. EXULTATION n. bang. flying. bugeyes. EXULTANT adj. set eyes on. blinkers. EXTRICATE v. saucer eyes. dump. zap. let off. mini specs. check out. See SEE. high. blinders. too much. gagers. juice. save one's bacon. EYE. showboat. pep. almighty. granny glasses. peekers. up. GLASS n. shutters. glimmers. large charge. character. deadlights. baby blues. fucking. zip. powerful. gogs. do a Rocky. blow one's mind. stone (stone deaf). feeling one's oats. cheaters. terrifically. turned on.

nose job. FACE n. sticks out like a sore thumb. swell. line of jive. tip top. FACT n. make like. See LIE. stick-out. top drawer. dream up. dupe. bad. primo. 10. 1. talk trash. like dynamite. spitball. first chop. glor. solid. gnarly. 147 . funky. helluva. pippen. smoke. fudge. pan. man-sized. dial. straighten out. peachy keen. whiz. ten. carbon. front. smooth. hamburger (mixture). mezz. go one on one. maple stick jive. easy make. jive. picnic. line. yarn. hummer. straight shit. potato.F n. thick slung. not take it lying down.C. gas up something. meet eyeball to eyeball. George. take it on the chin. take one on. gear. dozer. heller. false front. hard. terrible. the utmost. take on. face off. yarn. clock. FACE v. tops. in spades. shirty. super. jive. keen. ace high. cock and bull. salt of the earth. solid sender. nobby. A. gilt-edged. song and dance. fly in the face of. brainstorm. killer-diller. bully. bull. groove. jazz. terrific. compatible). corker. old touches. smoothie. FACE POWDER n. froody. the nerts. something else. grease the wheels.). chip off the old block. unreal. look-alike. hell of a note. high cotton. too much. first rate. top-notch. fake. fudge together. zero cool. splash. See also BRAVE. stat. bull. peachy. See STORY. solid gold. reet. one for the book. phiz. fib. something to write home about. eyeball. conk. stellar. knock together. walk through. flash. makeup. nasty. good show. sharp. Al. dynamite. step over the line. sourpuss. nose cone. fast talk. run interference for. cracking. peas in a pod. lulu (often Derog. sugarpuss. tidy. like mad. murder. gift of gab. bottom line. cuspy. fat. like all get out. FABLE n. shit. flimsy. bang-up. whale of a. 2. stick to one's guns. mimeo. knock the chip off one's shoulder. wicked. cook up. FACE TREATMENT n. copacetic. first class. make my day. rat fuck. make up. groovy. 1. standout. fast talker. smashing. winner. neat. beautiful. hand-carry. down. the end. the bee's knees. put one's life on the line. savage. supercolossal. smooth article. it's the berries. See LIE. mind-bending. boss. the nuts. super-duper. repro. the cat's pajamas. FACILE adj. wizard. whomp up. crackerjack. deadly. take it off the top of one's head. no shit. throw together. best ever. take it. fox. 2. have a bone to pick. twist. delicious. dead ringer. 2. compatible (P. index. peacherino. gasser. the butterfly's book. slick. face to face. slap up. top. some (some show!). run into. put-on. face down. signify. fib. catch. heavy. shit. 2. old saw. greatest. open doors. spitting image. way rad. OPPOSE. twin. fly in the teeth of. the best. bong. See TRUTH. fairy tale. spit and image. OK. something. beaut. the caterpillar's kimono. ripping. megillah. easy as pie. hogwash. mug. call one's bluff. eyeball to eyeball. A-numberone. a gas. jumping. See EASY. dilly. kicky. the cat's meow. 3. ginger peachy. in the groove. ripsnorter. how it is. check plus. shuck and jive. kopesetic. gills. sweetheart. tough. topflight. smooth operator. like wow. mega-gnarly. See LIE. sly. bite the bullet. mess. aces. crack. hogwash. A-plus. See PRETENSION. crock of shit. squash. emess. phizog. poker face. FABULOUS adj. like it is. face-lift. copycat. marvy. humdinger. bunk. phony. out of sight. tuff. kisser. gone. take out. cold. face the music. sanitary. xerox. stand up and be counted. FACADE n. head trip. stunning. ace of spades. 1. crap. tell off. tickety boo. brace. jam up. pushover. honey. flour. puss. mad. far out. hooper-dooper. ripping. lollapaloosa. spark. spiffy. claptrap. zanzy. old chestnut. cool. crock. switch. the most. golden. out of this world. world beater. cross. carbon copy. paint. walkover. wild. mask. child's play. all wool and a yard wide. picklepuss. rad. A-OK. nothing to it. mean. slicker. like gangbusters. stick it out. map. old wives' tale. prefab. cobble up. the cat's whiskers. mind-blowing. let on like. star. FABRICATE v. smooth apple. bo. whopper. square off. turkey shoot. knock out. strictly. boo. daisy. find. facial. clone. pip. this is some kinda . ace. make something out of. state of the art. tawny. but good. FACET n. brass tacks. something to shout about. choice. doozie. okay. foxtrot. top of the line. biscuit. fab. knock-off. fish story. take one up on. double. flip. in fat city. show. plenty. something to brag about. mush. FACILITATE v. heavenly. hot. cock and bull story. go on make my day. not too shabby. deadpan. corking. think up. drooly. FACSIMILE n. turnon. ringer. throw up. breeze. dream. chevy chase. ducky. great. angle. 1. real gone. for the birds. scrumptious. whip up. one to one. tits. real George. window dressing. work alike. in orbit. darb. nifty. FABRICATION n. hunky-dory. old smoothie.

score. down the chute. keel over. can't even write home for money. real people. FAIR adj. gospel. crazies. fizzle out. old boys network. defeatee. the boys. the lowdown. have one foot in the grave and the other on a banana peel. close one's doors. stub one's toe. back to the drawing board. wipe out. have one foot in the grave. screw up. foozle. stinkeroo. FACTUAL adj. put one's foot in one's mouth. die. louse up. makin's. have a bad go at. bite the dust. lose out. groupie. fold up. totalled. flunkee. lick the dust. 2. blank. flag. flop. lamo. broke. go sour. dues payer. jim a deal. jumble. die on the vine. blob. See TIRE. break. the emess. be on one's last legs. FACTOR n. putdown. neverwuz. get sucked up the face (surfing). down the drain. dog. go FAINT v. roll over and play dead. righteous. tucker out. drop a bundle (money). come apart at the seams. hold the sack. mess and a half. hash. flop. legit. inside dope. curdle. goof. no dice. flunk out. false alarm. have a coral sandwich. See ASSOCIATION. the numbers. trendoid. blackout. rocky. fag out. nonstarter. tube it. pull a boo-boo. snafu. up to snuff. fink out. info. go haywire. meet one's Waterloo. botch. not get to first base. tap out. tap out. go out like a light. blue ruin. a pistol. muff. combination. hound. go phut. pull a boner. bringdown. tanking (on purpose).148 faction flooey. not hack it. go soft. crap out. pratfall. come out on the short end of the stick. go to the cleaners. drop a brick. fall down on the job. bagel. flicker (also pretend). great one for. foul up. newest wrinkle. duck. blow it. not come off. misfire. like it is. gutted. bloomer. . phftt. wash out. kick. See UNSUCCESSFUL. trip up. bust. washed out. gum up the works. fair shake. right up front. whole story. cool. blown out of the water. Chapter 11. go kaput. loser. 1. go under. freak out. make a boner. land on one's ass. make a boo-boo. miss the boat. wet smack. drop. down for the count. wasteland. from the horse's mouth. turkey. stifferoo. flunk. down-and-outer. clambake. go into the tank. draw a blank. FAIL v. on the skids. square. not make the grade. honest to God. turkey. eat one's lunch. fluff one's lines. bugger. turkey out. bilge out. FADE v. A for effort. down the toilet. regular. rack and ruin. peg out. boot. buff. piss up. flub. foldo. go broke. 3. turd. flopperoo. cropper. flunk out. in deep water. draw a blank. insiders. croak. on the level. in the toilet. fizzle. square deal. fold. drawing dead. dump. nitty-gritty. on the rocks. trip up. See SKILL. hit the skids. story. poop. pump up (gambling). go over like a lead balloon. on the level. boo-boo. flush it (test or course). belly up. the straight stuff. dull thud. open. has what it takes. poop out. ball up. dope. woozy. stumble. not come off. Chapter 13. FAD n. gleek it. comedown. bugger up. ace out. fall flat on one's face. skids. bust out (expelled). sport. no shit. muck up. roll over. belly up. in. get out of whack. facts of life. go on the fritz. square John. enema. flunk. circle. fixin's. shop. drop the ball. p' r Ï. down-and-out. left at the post (lose from the start). fall flat on one's ass. in the dumper. moocher. flub the dub. foul ball. die on one's feet. brass tacks. brodie. out of luck. come apart at the seams. go west. cut no ice. stiff. TEACHER. crack up. combo. gum up. meat and potatoes. fuck-up. fold. poop out. piss up. for real. make a hash of. board. dinkum. beat. can't even get arrested. in-thing. pull a blooper. clue. lemon. put one's foot in it. bitch. fuck up. frenzie. See also INFORMATION. go up. fizz out. die standing up. crowd. brodie. See also WEAKEN. card-carrying. what's what. washed up. go wrong. cue. washout. salt mines. lose big. dud. Chapter and verse. the emess. go under. square shooter. lead balloon (idea went over like a lead balloon). 1. mess up. pratfall. plug in. dynamite. nowhere. muss up. 1 . strike out. wrinkle. bitch up. never pass go. blow the gig. clutch the gunny. scoop. foul-up. turkey. disaster. fluke. fall guy. all wool and a yard wide. take it. go on the blink. hold the bag. the latest thing. boffout. even-steven. should have stood in bed. good-fornothing. go blooey. flush. crap out. never passed go. lowdown. FAILURE n. down the drain. sucker for. foozle. out of it. brown off. take the knock. up front. also ran. be taken to the cleaners. FACULTY n. straight from the horse's mouth. frost. miss by a mile. can't punch his way out of a paper bag. Chapter 7. peter out. FADDIST n. in over one's head. click. get hung up. FACTORY n. take the heat. flag it. make a mess of. booby. slip up. pull a bloomer. the last word. abortion. get out of kilter. fair to middling. hooked. on the ropes. go to pieces. See DEVOTEE. not work. flake out. shellacking. goods. on the up and up. flookum. stinker. FAINT adj. pancake. peg out. FAILED adj. bottom line. go bust. kosher. flat failure. die on the vine. has-been. flummox. flash in the pan. up to the mark. skinny. on the legit. clunker. hash up. part and parcel. not fill the bill. not make it. peter out. lumpy. drop the ball. FACTION n. get out of commission. total loss. bomb. flummox. dead pigeon. FACTS n. poop sheet. come a-cropper. be cleaned out. take the count. take it on the chin. bum. go Chapter 11. cold turkey. the goods. muff one's cue. cricket. deadbeat. cave in. the know. veg out. fall down and go boom. See also PROFESSOR. know one's way around. total wipe. bobble. conk out. freak. saint. stiff. goof up. header. loafer. a nobody. See RAGE. near miss. be on the skids. go to the wall. pass out. the right stuff. miss one's cue. blow. no go. not work. 2. go kerplunk. sweatshop.

FAIRBANKS. true blue. outfit. go in the tank. bunch. queer. crusty. line of jive. dog-hungry. 2. latched on. smart ass. phony. bold as brass. folks. whopper. stiffing it. pseudo. FAITH n. 3. freaked out. get buddy-buddy. See KNOWLEDGEABLE. See also COUNTERFEIT. See also LIE. frame up. cheeky. bogosity. See DEVOTEE. fib. FAMISHED adj. header. crap merchant. See CELEBRITY. junkie. name. FALL v. FALTER v. Clean. belly whopper. Susie Smith concept. 3. junque. looker. bufF. dirty work. tuned in. pseud. with it. wise ass. spoof. come a-cropper. See UNFAITHFUL. knockout. bunko. sharp. come through. honest Injun. case. skin game. out in left field. baloney. off the same rack. balls. See BEAUTIFUL. grits time. ace through. two-timing. FALL n. cheeky. frame. tight. culture vulture. stand up for one. land on one's ass. oncer. b o g u e . hem and haw. hit the dirt. chippy on one. faithful but not blind. bogue. FAITHFUL adj. See LIE. See DEVOTEE. shit kick 149 FALSIFICATION n. hands trouble. whitewash job. in-laws. FANCIER n. dive. See DECEPTIVE. con artist. window dressing. cook the books. wrong. straight dope. cover-up. fiend. wig out. easy on the eyes. wrong number. fishy. See LIE. insiders. fan. ALASKA n. crock of shit. fishy. ersatz. rack. FAKE v. click. kissin' cousins. not what it's cracked up to be. thick as thieves. FAIT ACCOMPLI adj. do a pratfall. turned on. bum. drop the ball. falsie. way off. fool. nut. cock-and-bull story. the whole famdamnly. Bearflanks. FAITHLESS adj. phony up. hokey. four-flusher. cover-up. biggety. (well known). monster. straight stuff. sincere (sarcasm). peach. Hollywood. yarn. damn white. double-crossing. brassy. FALLACIOUS adj. trip up.k. FAMOUS adj. feeler. two-faced. pratfall. put on. empty. biggie. fakey. faked. could eat the asshole out of a bear. straight out. planted (evidence). 2. tank. belly buster. cop a feel. Sammy Smith concept. go go. framed. witch. take a header. face. third rail. grounded. straight shooter. palsy-walsy. shirt-tail relatives. phony. slick. jiggery pokery. let next to.shell game. put on a false front. flipped. FALSE BANKROLL n. crush. put one in the picture. freak. fly right. go ass over teakettle. See also GROUP. hooey. nose-dive. strictly union. stub one's toe. starved. frenzie. crooked stick. . ring. belly up. great one for. crooked.flam. whopper. lame. FAKE n. store. bent. belly flop. hound. dyed in the wool. bug. munchies (follows marijuana use). phony. sincere. FAMILIARITY adj. tip over. fly light. boy scout. put on. FALSIFIER n. fixed. fall down and go boom. FALSEHOOD n. 1. hogwash. savvy. nervy. dive. crew. fresh. gaily. mix. take a dive. jive turkey. demon. FALSE MODESTY n. See ADVISE. smart aleck. tip. tall dark and handsome. FAMILIAR adj. break the ice. FANATICAL adj. high on. nose dive. take a dive.flimflam. ACT. con man. out of line. reach-me-down. gil. number. get together. promoter. FAMILIARIZE v. call em as one sees em. eat this shit. check out. freak. numéro uno. spieler. fiend. brassy. salt a mine. crazies. home folks. kinfolks. post. in the know. Roman hands. behind one. cocky. beaut. nut. FAKERY adv. know one's stuff. oil merchant. celeb. let down one's hair. cock-and-bull story. on one's side. song and dance. nuts for. actor. flip. string along with. true believer. sucker for. put on an act. phony. down home. white. have a tapeworm. bullshitter. salt. bugged. take a belly whopper. Michigan roll. mob. fluff one's lines. smart. quack. con merchant. get the lowdown on. chummy. scam. gyp. See DECEITFUL. bullshit artist. See ENTHUSIASTIC. could eat a horse. shady. FAMILY n. thick.fancier straight. bobble. it won't fly. 2. starved to death. pirate goods. stock. autobogophobia. story. straight arrow. crock. 2. w. See FLOUNDER. 1. fake it. crowd. crock of shit. pirate labels. off. dishy. step out on one. fake. buddy-buddy. put on to. put on an act. soft shell. bogotified. con. crank. cheatin' heart. star. See also PRETEND. what you see is what you get. bunco. honey. starving. not kosher. b o g u s . line of cheese. See INSOLENT. bum. no such animal. fourflush. get with it. fan. bum. all set. 1. FANATIC n. cheater. Conner. snide. right up there. big number. promote. wired. story. plant. kept posted. jivey. lose it. two-faced. straight from the shoulder. See INTIMATE. plugged in. jive ass. get the lay of the land. FALSIFY v. gang. Christian. tip off. demon. front. Mr. put on. keel over. fresh. filbert. ace in. come a-cropper. sassy. smart alecky. b o g o s i t y . F A L S E a d j . crank.

frou frou. head trip. FANCIFUL adj. dirty neck. a go-go. FANTASY n. last word. See OBSESSION. FAREWELL interj. bait. high camp. stare into the middle distance. move your tail. vamp. kinky. like wow. campy. stone's throw. pie in the sky. in two shakes of a lamb's tail. bag. on cloud nine. itch for. fool's paradise. egg orchard. pronto. zazzle. eyes for. see ya. See PARTLittle Twins. peel rubber. shake a leg. the New Look (1947). let one fly. in thing. FART v. unreal. spitball. primo. spiffy. trendy. FASHION v. mind trip. latest thing. low camp. ciao. out of sight. neck-breaking. hop to it. pleased as punch. wowed. like a shot out of hell. head trip. FARCICAL adj. camp. fantasmo. best ever. in the door out the door. the butler's revenge (silent). wham bam. pipe dream. FANCY adj. get moving. have a nice day. castle in the air. screamin'. tag. PDQ. Clem. sticks. break neck. woohat (Georgia). spanking. woolgather. snappy. throw together. See STYLE. FANTASIZE v. megagnarly. weakness for. tickled pink. handle. pipe dream. spark. 2. so long. like shit through a goose.150 fanciful clay eater (Southern). spinach. like a shot. itch. speed merchant. think up. FARGO. backfire. fudge together. quick on the draw. cut one. thing. trip. get with it. boonies. sweet tooth. clodhopper. God knows where. move your fanny. I'll be seeing ya. FANTASTIC adj. hot. like fury. like a BAB. snap. sent. gone on. pratfall comedy. sold on. wild for. gone on. the rage. middle of nowhere. zanzy. rat fuck. latest thing. lech. nose-closer. hell-for-leather. high ball. hay rube. toodle-oo. fall for. . plow jockey. See ATTRACT. anchor. hitch up. mad for. like a bat out of hell. joshing. toot sweet. come on. cut the cheese. stay put. burn rubber. spitting distance. knock dead. the last word. haul ass. hard-on for. ta ta. FAST adj. faddy. 2. for grins. castles in the air. hook. first class. flaky. yokky. fly. back of beyond. speed boy. slay. speedball. bit. spoil for. FASHION TRENDS n. cook up. end of the rainbow. hair trigger. ad lib. slap on. now. really rolling. just down the road. make it snappy. double clutchin'. jumping-off place. in a jiffy. get cracking. hillbilly. like all get out. like sixty. on the dance floor but can't hear the band. Sunday run. See also ORNATE. gullyjumper. far out. rube. groove. good hands. pretty damned quick. whip through. hell-bent for election. barrelling. take it off the top of one's head. seed. John Farmer. break wind. before you can say Jack Robinson. delicious. floating. poot. head over heels in. on the double quick. hayseed. get going. NORTH DAKOTA FARM n. new wrinkle. have it bad. Alvin. seven-ply gasser. like a scared rabbit. hang-up. to beat the band. build castles in the air. 1. See CREATE. ways. send. cob. peace. stick like a barnacle. crazy about. good ways. gone in a cloud of sour owl shit (WWII). a shlep. tack on. newest wrinkle. Clyde. briar hopper. on the double. tullies. hitch on. play with oneself. dream up. I'm outta here. See DESIRE. in-one-door-and-out-another comedy. (as soon as possible). fantasmo. later. lickety cut. pack the mail. country boy. clover kicker. gagged up. FASHIONABLE adj. hubba-hubba. fer piece. jack off. backwoods jockey. dust raiser. a good long walk. FAR adj. throw up. grabber. button. storm out.P. like crazy. on cloud seven. thing for. See also LOVE. hell-bent. to beat the devil. godforsaken place. boondocks. don't spare the horses. the cat's meow. pipe dream. See LOVE. hot pants. swan song. inthing. wow. FANCY v. knock together. a go-go. horseback. to beat the Dutch. in two shakes. in. hook up. out of this world. chichi. clear to hell and gone. sleeper jump. piece. scream. whomp up. floating on clouds. groove on. druthers. FAREWELL n. yen. frilly. quick on the trigger. tidy step. hay shaker. tag on. FASCINATED adj. have a good one. apple knocker. pie in the sky. big eyes. keep the faith baby. long chalk. nail. chic. blue sky. hook on. pour it on. chop chop. camp. like a streak of lightning. turn on. snap to it. trendy. you can't get there from here. moon. Bill Shears. See FABULOUS. like sin. get the lead out. FASCINATE v. tickled to death. shit kicker. sizzler. bye-bye. trump up. pie in the sky. bug. going like a raped ape. spinach. FARCE n. Oakie. like a bigassed bird. freeze to. cup of tea. A. flossy. flash. like mad. lickety split. See GOOD-BYE. a hop skip and jump. See also NEW. far piece. like a house on fire. almost over the county line. two whoops and a holler. make up. faddy. like a blue streak. lech for. eighty-eights. ING. hooked. quickie. have the hots for. swamp angel. make out. dream up. like greased lightning. double time. FARMER n. 1. FASCINATION n. trip out. a hoot and a holler. head trip. fool's paradise. pipe dream. abyssinia. yen for. cushy.A. step on it. type. joky.S. turned on. turned on to. FANCY n. hummer. to beat the deuce. FARE v. right off the bat. mod. whoop. in half a shake. Arkie. hell to split. stir your stumps. good-byee. FASTEN v. get a wiggle on. offbeat. leave one. get a move on. to hell and gone. in nothing flat.

FEASIBLE adj. buck for. fire-eater. fuck-up. walrus. gremlin. ass in a sling. asshole buddy. peter out. knock out. main. 1. teacher's pet. have eyes for. hippo. pucker. on target. hung. bug. run scared. leaping heebies. fox pass. duck soup. broad in the beam. candy ass. seconds. chunky. FATE n. dad. lemon. in the lap of the gods. shmendrick. lather. glitch. cold creeps. schmeer. beerbelly. mousy. fidgets. pappy. have cold feet. hell of a note. to a fare-you-well. louse up. big daddy. tucker. FAUX PAS n. bagels. fair-haired boy. pet. brassy. wise guy. See MISTAKE. See also DARING. FEAST n. cow. cinch. blue-eyed boy. fox paw. See PERFECT. handwriting on the wall. salty. candy boy. FATIGUE v. goose bumps. daddums. FEAR n. pratt boy. keen about. whale. ballsy. sorehead. take to. FEARFUL adj. burnout. buddy up. zoo daddy (divorced). white-haired boy. cold feet. pater. back. brain fag. guv. tub. cotton to. pecker-assed.feast 151 FASTENED adj. fresh. shoo-in. easy as falling off a log. catch. cool hand. FAULTLESS adj. turned on to. rubber tire. spetters.. See FOOLISH. pooped. lard-assed. tough it out. weak-kneed. game. gaffer. daddio. zit. shaky. ice in one's veins. See AFRAID. massage. See also PARTICULAR. corn-fed. gutty. lamebrained. nailed. lay it on. goose bumpy. doable. chunky trunks. . bodacious. asshole buddy. kiss of death. spunky. evergreen. take a fancy to. snap. FATUOUS adj. asshole suckin' wind. fat stuff. fag out. flub. boo-boo. butter up. suck ass. chalk. See EASY. baby elephant. anchored. mess up. crank. gutsiness. sitting in the drivers seat. crust. pop. on one's side. pill. too big for one's britches. big feed. fussbudget. asshole puckerin'. See COMPLAINER. crack. break. avoirdupois. heavy cream. Lady Luck. FAVORABLE adj. slob. See also STUPID. pops. the way the ball bounces. FAULTFINDER n. lard-ass. jerky. corporation. pucker-assed. biggety. jitters. piece of cake. poppa. weak in the upper story. simple as ABC. fave. 2. persnickety. pus gut. sitting in the catbird seat. hot shot. smart ass. Mr. play up to. birdbrained. granny. carpet-bag. okey-dokey. fat city. tucker out. moveable feast. fat slob. FAVORED adj. have it for one. bushed. Five by Five. pizzazz. go for. gutsy. hipped on. fatso. racked. in a cold sweat. have butterflies in one's stomach. punk out. pleasingly plump. hooked up. shivery. snow. heavy. come on strong. for. beef trust. beatsville. burn out. beef. built for comfort. hung up. curry below the knee. jittery. golden-haired boy. in a dither. wisecrack. root for. hippy. kowtow. ace. tub of guts.M. chesty. in the cards. fag. picky. flip. easy as pie. go. nebbish. fair-haired boy. fusspot. whippersnapper. hipsters. stroke. hairy. Crisco (fat person). scared shitless. fizzle out. buttoned down. fall all over. FEARLESS adj. jumpy. blue-eyed boy. on the ragged edge. pucker-assed. fuddy-duddy. See also LUCK. FATIGUED adj. clutch up. played out. porker. old man. See MISTAKE. boggle. zaftig. butterball. bold as brass. wore out. rave. the jams. in the groove. sweetheart deal. pet. hitched up. muck up. bubbleheaded. flash. bulge. FAULT n. See DESTINY. love handles (hips and thighs). stickler. picky picky. cold shivers. front-runner. crusty. bay window. FATIGUE n. D and D (deaf and dumb. griper. pernickety. heebies. FAWN v. ain't scared of shit. sitting pretty. asshole suckin' wind. man mountain. gaily. creeps. groove. worriment. main man. tub of lard. daddy. locked. blubber guts. sassy. quivery. burned out. wise ass. meat show. look like ten pounds of shit in a fivepound bag. have a thing about. old woman. right on. smart alecky. number one boy. que sera sera. chit. take a shine to. tun of flesh. eat this shit. typo. papa. pushover. the handwriting on the wall. FAVOR v. heebie-jeebies. sure as shit. FAT adj. iceman. thejimjams. muff. gritty. for it. fancy pants. thejims. padre. fats. warden. meat. shake in one's boots. buck fever. FAULTY adj. fat-assed. nervy. spare tire. lardo. fizzle. boner. stew. LIKE. pap. zonked. stage fright. chutzpahdik. creeps. lippy. FATHER n. gutless. cocky. tilt towards. pins and needles. take a liking to. two-ton Tessie. tubby. uptight. blow. textbook. zingers. ten. nitpicker. pa. gutbucket. crab. battle of the bulge. plainer. jelly-belly. See TIRED. be serious. FASTIDIOUS adj. no sweat. okay. a few bugs. whiner. flaked out. blowout. boo-boo. horse-heavy. cock stuck up. glitch. buttoned up. sure. got the faith baby. breeze. sappy. puffy (exaggerated). pucker. fox pass. piss in one's pants. golden oldie. asshole puckerin'. solid suet. pie. go for it. comma counter. the jimmies. fagged. locked in. setup. karma. hefty. cheeky. tun. flap. chicken out. scared spitless. rabbity. afraid to testify). needles. the way the cookie crumbles. governor. miscue. all-overs. See IMPERFECT. poop out. poop. goof. old maid. to-do. the way the beads read. out of gas. gutiness. O. blimp. pro. yellow. conk out. 10. smart. gremlins. See also PREFER. bitcher. FAVORITE n. in a sweat. four-o. See also BLEMISH. oil. roly-poly. puffed up. flop. jolly. gamble on. blow card. crispy. rank. fuss. FATED adj. tubster. OK. goof. fatty. ague.

buckethead. scoff. numb-headed. crowd. mallethead. where one lives. bullhead. stonewall. four-flush. be turned on to. simp. dogs. barkers. shnook. feel in one's guts. rattlebrain. feeb. clown. feel up. dill. lunch. bonetop. shook. piece of the action. submarines. . FEIGN v. boots. shake and bake. cow chips. cut. bonehead. pinhead. tie on the feedbag. grab ass.B. weak in the upper story. Friendly Candy Company. deek. fake one out. FEE n. hard John.. put on. FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION n. have vibes. mope. turd. birk. chump. rake-off. See BOWEL MOVEMENT. salt a mine. See also ARTICLE. pumpkinhead. shlump.. CHARACTERISTIC. goon. deadneck. clock. revenuer. horse hocky. commish. angle. schlemiel. T-man. birdbrain. Big Double C. ring. tie-in. See also CHARGE. horse hocky. dingleberries. See EAT. FEINT v. dumb head. chucklehead. barking dogs (sore). wimp. FEDERATION n. woozy. blubberhead. handle. get one's gage up. got a hole in the head. boob. ante. a little slack. FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION n. F. out of it. lowbrow. dumbo. flicker. cementhead. peahead. put on an act. fake. boob. gag. basket case. vibes. fed. golden apples. good fellow. earth pads. nurdy. out of gas. ANIMAL n. have a hunch. nobody. rattleweed. play possum. pups. fake out. dopey. frisk. nobody home. goopus. fish. have a funny feeling. G-man. tugboats. fake it. clodhoppers. bunch. twist. whiskers. half-baked. shook up. doesn't know from nothing. shmendrick. dumdum. feed one's face. horse apples. cheesehead. mutt. doesn't know A from izzard. dump. house. take-in. doesn't know enough to come in out of the rain. dud. numb-brained. cluckhead. emote. FEEBLEMINDED adj. know where one is coming from. eight ball. cluck. FIB. puddinghead. clunk. squarehead. FCC. have heart. mess. put the feelers on one or something. shlub. doesn't know which way is up. Elmer. doesn't know the time of day. FEELING adj. nougat. spooks. FEINT n. dimwit. winner. 2. feel stuff. put up a bluff. take. piece. stompers. FEET n. deadhead. nuthin' upstairs. hoofs. dopey. gut reaction. soft in the head. loser. dodunk. Foley Square. narc. dumb bunny. do a bit. monkey. Freddie Mac. moose beans. put up a front. lunchie. crap. alley apples. juice.M. canoes. woodenhead. See also PRETEND. flathead. tribe. gravy. clam. G-men. canal boats. shmuck. clod-pated. feeble. dreck. See WEAK.152 feat stunt. snack. dunce. where one is at. trotters. hounds. marble dome. sap. hookup. feeble. frantic. juke. fall apart. full up. muttontop. pool. pig out. Big Charlie. bloke. stutter-step. out to lunch. pointyhead. four-letter man (dumb). Feeb. newt. airhead. lead-footed. stupe. Uncle Charlie. potato head. pads. shit. nerd. FEDERAL AGENCY BOND n. gondolas. bird turd. dummy. See ASSOCIATION. syndication. goof ball. moose nuggets. bow wows. FEDERAL NATIONAL MORTGAGE ASSOCIATION n. Freddie Mac. knuckle. saphead. share. have a funny feeling.B. feeb. chicken. dumb bill. gimmick. emoting (simulate). FEAT n. FEATURE n. funky. flats. F. FECES. Fannie Mae. wishy-washy. fling a fang. dildo. nibble. See PRETEND. paper tiger. mitzvah (good). dumb cluck. crew. banana head. one eye. sucker one. jerk. plates. Federal.I. feel in one's bones. bite. put on the feedbag. doggy do. have a hunch. phony up. simpatico. FEEBLE adj. give out. bubblehead. scarf. munch out. caca. doesn't know from A to B. nincompoop. hocks. muttonhead. hard John. B. lamebrain. tax man. stutter step. cabbagehead. turkey.. rocky. Charlie. deek. flub. hang one out to dry. end. mushhead. a coupla quarts low. outfit. number two. chowderhead. fish. gunboats. have good vibes. shmoe. bumhead. slant. FEDERAL HOME LOAN MORTGAGE CORPORATION n. get vibes. the Feds. doggy do. box. FEDERAL RESERVE BOARD n. skig. numb-nut. droop. juke. See also ACTION. Funny Candy Company. schlamozzle. weak sister. family. cow plops. hocky. knows from nothing. 1. don't have the horses. gonus. gasser. tootsies. thick. all shook up. Candy Man. captain of the head. meathead. platters. ninny. balloonhead. big department. meat. get in touch. all torn up. Ginnie FEDERAL AGENT n. road apples. shithead. jughead. FEEL v. mob.I. sam. 1. 2. dub. zero. feel in ones bones. See also COUNTERFEIT. chunk. chickenhead. prohy. faked. dork. fathead. all tore up. slice. FEED v. hammerhead. knucklehead. nitwit. peck. the Fed. nebbish. tie-up. jackass. Mae. gang. Fannie Mae. draddy. FECES n. gazers. lunkhead. dunderhead. blunderhead. moose pecans. dodo. F E I G N E D adj. FEES n. doughhead. numbskull. lardhead. dumb Dora. a little something to sweeten the pot. phony. oofus. dumb ox. goofus. blockhead. loogan.

See EXCITED. upbeat. fired up. rotten. dude. oil merchant. heifer. mama.). potboiler. jazz. alley apples. FELLATIO v. bullchitna (Esk. donar. spyboiler. hang up. See LIE. jazz. fuzzbuzzy. jive turkey. foofooraw. pussy. FICTION n. French job. tomato. See also LOVE. turd. bobble. wren. lifer. quack. cuff. See HINDER. golden apples. buffalo chips. bullshit. FETTERS n. women's libber. toughtec (mystery). FERRIS WHEEL n. future. FETTER v. icky. jice. truck. old man. jive ass. bird. boob stunt. shindy. coon cat. fresh one (new). suck. stir bird. creaming to. See LIE. four-time loser. FEMALE n. talk trash. jag. battle-ax. flap. grody. stinky. FELLOW n. bra burner. hunk. kitty cat. jill. meow meow. monk. buck. lawn dressing. unscrewed. she-stuff. old woman. FENCE n. FIANCÉ(E) n. shit for the birds. SMALL. cheat on. FEVER n. burning up. boyo. bodice-ripper (romance). shlep.). yechy. ex-con. chichi. feller. horse hocky. old lady (girl friend). See FAILURE. the shakes. hell broke loose. do. unglued. mind-blowing. sis. daddy. scumsuck. cow chips. sixty-nine. crock FERMENT n. dame. he she. tell a little white lie. crock. FERRET n. whinding. running a temperature. bugger. 2. FERVENT adj. cliff-hanger. suck off. whiffy. zingy. ten. FESTIVITY n. BS. phony. zappy. chipper. tote. stud. sneakin' deacon. weakness. See UNFAITHFUL. See also CRIMINAL. yo-yo. fofarraw. pack. blowout. FERRET OUT v. disaster. hot. chain gang. hot for. shindig. FERTILIZER n. gobble. FETID adj. puss. running a temperature. guy. short. skirt. on fire. FEW n. promote. head. crap merchant. See STORY. two-time loser. mac. hold up. French. libber. rocking. yarn. bullshit artist. beefcake. jive. bull.fiction 153 FELINE n. China white. fuss. FETCH v. meat. FENTANYL n. book. oomph. stinking. stone fox. gross. BS. not let any grass grow under one's feet. hot. should have stood in bed. brother. clinker. dustup. burning up. 1. shuck and jive. twisty. punk. FIASCO n. John. old lady. finger pop. the shakes. snappy. rhubarb. bunk. hyper. give cone. tuna. gooky. witch. go go. hoopla. con man. bomb. hump. cow pats. hot pants. sucky suck. Chessycat. peter puff. she-stuff. wired. dumb trick. chirpy. cutie. darbies. FEMININE adj. drag one's foot. go great guns. cuffs. heel. hot to go. lane. road apples. flop. peppy. conner. nosy. pops. stinko. pinup. derbies. zippy. spieler. boychik. FEMINISM n. FEVERISH adj. shit. FEMINIST n. See also REVEL. ride. penilingism. bullchitna (Esk. bullshitter. See also FOUL. hopped up. See also HAPPY. con merchant. to-do. hot to trot. line of jive. babe. femme. swagman. ready for Freddie. like crazy. about to piss one's pants. commo. strong. keyed up. cheat. piggyback. bananas and cream. FERVOR n. bullshit. scene. my beauty. yucky. con artist. dumb thing to do. spinach. broad. jazz. 2. new jice. smoke out. clambake. pearl dive. yardbird. old bat. stallion. stink. women's lib. abortion. See also AMOUNT. fish. man. like mad. promoter. jamboree. yarn. wingding. grooving. bash. pep talk. swagsman. fall all over oneself. play the skin flute. two-timer. See also ENTHUSIASTIC. cop a joint (all Obsc). cheesecake. perform. FELON n. fib. kid. steady. high. have dead to rights. smell out. gotta have. See PARTY. 10. shit. stir. pinned. FETTER n. on fire. filly. pussycat. cock suck. gung ho. cupcake. deep throat. unzipped. piece. FESTIVE adj. lousy. shlep along. old wives' tale. shoulder. slim pickings. FIB n. back. See WOMAN. gun. frail. beaut. twat. give head. jailbird. 1. pick up on. clothesline. hell-cat. perky. blow job. whooper-dooper. cannibal (one who performs). driven. nose out. intended. dying to. beauty. vie. hog-tie. throw a monkey wrench into the works. birdie back. whoopee. dud. jumping. rock crusher. cowshit. See MAN. row. go down on. speak with forked tongue. Edsel. rumble. batshit. See TURMOIL. cuffs. blow. FIB v. a shot upstairs. juiced up full. FIBBER n. double-crossing. horseshit. . crap. story. plant. lug. flopperoo. brig rat. around the world. FICKLE adj. mess. going steady. chump heister. fairy tale. in a sweat. bonehead trick. cow flops. fox. turn on. be on to. whopper. kitty. dutchess. swinging. donah. dickie lick. bouncy. bohehead play. shovel the shit. bullshit.

FILM n. FIDGETY adj. cut ice. crap list. FIELD n. FIGHT FOR v. take one on. run-in. paper (The. See OCCUPATION. fuck film (Obsc). when push comes to shove. work out. tot. flick. go a couple of rounds. shuffle. porno flick. row. roughhouse.154 fictitious of shit. raise FILIPINO n. See PRIZEFIGHTER. ruction. a go at each other. fish story. put in the can (com- FILM CREW n. on pins and needles. punching bag. 1. packed like sardines. tanker. pack like sardines. FIGUREHEAD n. fit to bust. FILIBUSTER n. lock horns with. dailies. sucker list. light into. bod. full up. sweat it. go after each other. terminological inexactitude. give one a fat lip. hassle. swagged up with. double nickel. fly in the face of. pair of fives. shape. put the slug on one. antsypantsy. ants in one's pants. fancy Dan. holding in the reins. tangle ass with. gugu. build. nix. talkathon. slug. briar. jumpy as a cat on a hot tin roof. flickie. bone to pick. FIDGETS n. little devil. take a poke. roughhouse. falsie. brush-off. goo-goo. gaffer. bump heads with. ape. hustle. A. jump. jumpy. Charlie McCarthy. See ANXIOUS. dope out. heavy. romp. rowdydowdy. stew. lug. raise cain. fly in the teeth of. slugger. best boy. antsy. go to the wall. tote. run down. penguin. free-for-all. beef. See DEVIL. full as a tick. talkie. jittery. duke out. banana oil. hitting out in all directions. knock down and drag out fight. nick. racket. string. jam packed. lousy with. stooge. blindside. flap. moke. stand up to. gone clean (The. keep tabs. shivaree. jackpot. socdolager. phony. grip. count heads. weakness. snipe. antsy. FIFTY DOLLARS n. crumbed up with. silver wing. clean. five-five. pair of nickels. come out swinging. figure in. put up an argument. donnybrook. scrounge. FILM FESTIVAL n. hellcat. FIEND n. rhubarb. brannigan. kill-crazy.) FILM EXTRA n. FILCH v. filmfest. faked. juicer. knuckle with. top off. standing room only. footage. cross swords with. FIGHT v. stiff with. stagehands. break it up. shittin'. FILM DIRECTOR n. lay for one. thing. foofaraw. half a bill. dance. palooka. smoke. See STEAL. built. onetwo. pug. FILE n. tote up. duke it out. FIFTY CENTS n. square off. bag. go to the mat. go up against. go after it. pissin'. . scrap. nervous wreck.D. raise sand. brush. set to. atmosphere. straw man. half bill. 3. FILAMENT n. buck. classy chassis. megger. figure out. movie. put up a fight. no such animal. plete). jam-pack. gone ape. pettifog. stuffed to the gills. skin flick. four bits. backlot. get out the sharp pencil. knuckle buster. Number One (owns own dress suit). go. smack. hit list. See DIRECTORY. expo. mano a mano. half a yard. FILLED adj. dresser. appropriate. half a rock. mix-up. up to here. beat up. punch out. V-man. break with. liberate. bone of contention. remake. hoedown. gin. See also ATTEMPT. See LIE. SRO. classy chassy. charts. yantsy. helmer. slasher flick (horror). pitch a bitch. boost. go toe to toe. hyped up. packed. spooked. have at it. sardine. hellion. half a C. sold out. dustup. words. FIFTY-FIVE MILES PER HOUR doing the fifty-five. rushes. brawl. props. rowdydow. RIOT. hell broke loose. hey rube. brawl. BOXING. cut some ice. FIGHTER n. sardined. See also ARGUMENT. full house. tot up. mix it up. built like brick shithouse. promote. snitch. topped off.). FIGURE v. shitlist. cup of tea. stuffed. top. ants. ruckus. front. on the PegFIGHT n. FIGURE n. made out of whole cloth. hook up with. knock one's brains out. flipped. battle royal. mug. square up. put up one's dukes. roll. slice and dice film. tall story. (punished or ostracized). ants in one's pants. tangle with. hyper. enemies list. frame. tiff. snuff film. See VIOLENT. tangle. shoot it out with.). wrangle. gook. fake. wired up. bang heads. crummy with. pack em in. up the wall. sand. tummel. front man. jam. stuff. count noses. long suit. FILM v. dummy. break the news (police). double buffalo. romp. FILL v. FICTITIOUS adj. blowup. scrap. lens. lay into. straw boss. honest numbers. pitch into. spat. sail into. chassis. jammed. S list. lenser. plug. row. can. kick up a row. open up. See MOTION PICTURE. (ass't. FIERCE adj. rumble. fantobs. 2. basket case. setto. behind the camera. hooey. fuss. shindy. rumpus. half a buck. take account of. turn. DOSSIER. queer. filled to the rafters. the old one-two. hassle. jam. knuckle duster. shoot. nudie. cauliflower ear. antsypantsy. be agin. duke. put on the gloves. swindle. swipe. bag. take on. blowtop. palm. you got four feet? (invitation to fight). flip (WWII). squab.

cut (stop). . backer. the big stick. loan shark. full shot. over the shoulder. bag it. operate. close out. corral. bitter end. See CONSUMMATE. loosen (move camera back). greatest. wind up. button (last note of a musical). FILM TERMS roll. bottom line. wrap up. the one who signs the checks. shoot down in flames. blow over. numbers cruncher. can. shoot down. lunch hooks. play games. stakeman. gamesmanship. swan song. hundred proof. slap with a fine. shake. the money. wrap a joint up. truck. unloading. come to a grinding halt. FIND v. FINICKY adj. plow back into. curtains. See END. sleaze. the street. picky picky. break in. pick up the tab. nuke. claw. yecchy. clinch. knock off. bitch bitch bitch. cap. baaadest. deal. persnickety. pernickety. hit with a fine.finish 155 FILM OPENING n. uncover. feeler. See also GIVE. all-time. hummer. lay off. not too shabby. unspooling. See also MOTION PICTURE. unspooling. roll'em (start camera). crummy. closer. stealers. wipe up. FINESSE n. FINEST adj. rushes. fold up. project. wrap it up. cut it out. sugar daddy. hit upon. faniggle. throw the book at one. key light. tie it up. con. solid. dig up. cut the crap. scuzzy. FINANCIAL DISTRICTS n. break it off. put the lid on. FINALIZE v. drop the curtain. end of the line. FILTHY adj. finish off. slough a joint. close up. counter. zoom back (increase lens angle). know-how. grungy. last hurrah. wrap. back. See DIRTY. FINGERPRINT v. call it a day. get on the wagon. kiss off. turn off one's water. bean bailout. FINE v. pick up the check. FINALLY adv. button up. curtains for. ass end. trash. break off. clinch. go for. knock (Bl. come to a screeching halt. see the light. dolly (move). pinkie. fussbudget. gnarly. blow off. oneupsmanship. crumb. smoke out. lay a bad trip on one. wipe out. coolsville. when the balloon goes up.). lady bountiful. See BEST. roll FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE n. sponsor. fang (musician). shutter. FINISH n. comma counter. Lombard Street. curtain. FILM PRODUCTION n. wirepull. wind down. mean. drek. break it up. clean up. FINE adj. run around. FILTH n. grubstake. afterpiece. FINANCE v. wrap. find the smoking gun. can it. print. spiffy. blow the whistle on. zoom in (decrease lens angle). and that was all she wrote. scrag. poor-mouth. ice. FINGERPRINT n. walk off fifteen yards. sleazy. put on ice. stake. fish hooks. call all bets off. giltedged. and that was all she wrote. long shot. close up. rip. angel. choosey. See also EXCELLENT. ticky. crusty. cover (alternate plans). robber baron. wash out. crack. round up. call it quits. hang it up. See also PARTICULAR. lint-pick. opener. reverse angle. dab. piece one off. cool. the Bourse. wangle. FINANCEABLE adj. pull the plug. fade in. bad-mouth. cool it. number one. polish off. FINANCIAL ANALYST n. drop. let up. neato. fuddy-duddy. footage. dock.). come to a screaming halt. bow. stickler. cap on. FINANCIER n. pick apart. meat hooks. prime the pump. bankable (film. Santa Claus. first outing. leave off. savvy. close. blow-off. closing. blow the whistle on. granny. picky. premier. wicked. when the fat lady sings. great. Wall Street. punch out. FINALE n. sew up. pay through the nose. come off it. FINE n. right under one's nose. angel. See DISCOVER. old woman. call off. finagle. FINISH v. crud. drop it. See CRITCIZE. end piece. jockey. gold). take. close down. knock it off. pull strings. etc. ring down. mop up. fusspot. fairy godmother. trip over. Threadneedle Street. aces. staker. FINGER n. juice. grubstaker. break it up. payoff. get it under one's belt. henpeck. cut off. forks. already. package. sign off. track. grift. See also SENTENCE. it's about time. getaway. FILM SHOWING n. business. turn it off. old maid. the bankroll. bankroll. world class. stumble on. cut off one's water. nitpicker. tycoon. lay on one. calling card. cold turkey. unreal. come to a shuddering halt. tops. sneak (unscheduled test preview). scuz. pull wires. poppers. collar. scratch. screening. curtains. See also BUSINESSMAN. head for the barn. chuck it. chaser. nit pick. in the home stretch. baron. wrap. shut down. preem. fold. cut the shit. dailies. LaSalle Street. cut. the curb. See also END. hold it. come off. FINAL adj. FIND FAULT v. smut. flag one. cut loose. fat cat. swan song. wrap-up. FINESSE v. print. rip. zap. the end. pull the big one. butter and egg man. two shot. rig. first inning. scrub. meal ticket. pack it in. first run. kick. racket. fade out. rap. angle. long time coming. See ULTIMATE. establishing shot. pan (move across). what you see is what you get. cruddy. tighten (move closer). gimmick. venture. clinch the deal. strike (oil. first round. hooks. on location. See EXCELLENT.

hemstitch (machine gun). mopped up. D. five spot. paws. chuck habit. bake head (R. a wrap. buttoned up. FIRE STATION n. widow maker. kaput. blaster. go the distance. equalizer. blow a gasket. finished up. FIREMAN n. efficiency expert. persuader. put it in concrete. throw lead. retread.). hooked up. tool. put the kibosh on. put on the brakes. pull the trigger. bug up ones ass. golf ball. cat fit. hit or miss. when the balloon goes up. See DISCHARGE. See STUBBORN. KO. chuck horrors (prison food). let go with. hard-nosed. first off. crown fire (treetop). See FRENZY. signed sealed and delivered. hand one his walking papers. click. home. mitts. done to a finish. in the bag. done to a frazzle. FIST n. blip. See WELL. FIRM n. FIREFIGHTER n. FIXED adj. hardware. get down to the short strokes. give the gate. See also RESTORE. FIVE CENTS n. FIT adj. washed up. half a grand. home free. tied up. right and left. right up front. lilly whites. FIRE HOSE n. just what the doctor ordered. FIREARM n. half a G. duck fit. club. FIRE v. FIVE DOLLARS n. drop the hammer. fish scale. sack. have a thing about. See also ABLE. turkey shoot (helicopter Vietnam). FIRSTHAND adj. lay off. fini. nail down. on the button. almost home (nearly). Rock of Gibraltar. plunderbund. lead off. little Miss Fixit. rod. gat. right off the bat. conniption. up in smoke. hitched up. blow a fuse. struck all of a heap. lid. blow. China cracker (Obs. trade lead. yesterday's news. hams. blow one's stack. gun. first class. by bits and pieces. let fly. in dribs and drabs. five C's. FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS n. iron. winkie (volunteer). five dollars. troubleshooter. R). doctor. wound up. got the ax. wingding. fire-eater. smoke-eater. conniption fit. fiddle with. bunch of fives. drop anchor. to a finish. See GUN. FIRE AT v. freeze to. tune out. snake den. See also ACCOMPLISH. outfit. have on the brain. cherry bomb. laid off. canned. shot. at the head of the line. hot spot. fog away.). duke. five-case note. bounced. set. give em both barrels. finif. Saturday night special. FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS n. shit hemorrhage. primo. multinational. done with. trouble man. locked in. get the drop on. bunch. piece. pink slip. rapid oxidation. that's the ticket. done to a T. FIT n. trigger. under one's belt. crowd. bowled down. crown fire (treetop). peter out. case. set in concrete. herky-jerky. by fits and starts. got the gate. give the bum's rush. send one south. megacorp. wrapped tight. convincer. open up. put a cork in it. set. debug. tiger by the tail. all set. pop at. 1. zap. bunch of knuckles. on ice. put away.). open and shut. grabbers. FIRE n. gig. Mr. put the finisher on. fit as a fiddle. mop up. the blue. that's all there is there ain't no more. cover (any vegetative material). five. numéro uno. FLABBERGASTED adj. put to bed. anchored. top of the list. small nickel. FIREFIGHTING TERMS blow up (sudden increase in fire intensity). dago bomb. smoke-eater. See ASTONISHED. fire running (spreading rapidly). the wild blue yonder. face lift. jell. blow one's topper. up to snuff. bowled over. to a T. fire-eater. be in at the kill. top of the class. to a frazzle. gang. written off. ring. hang tough. mob. squeeze one off. . five centuries. let one go. Rock of Gib. FIRMAMENT n. FIRED adj. fix up. wrapped up. FITFULLY adv. kill. right from the horse's mouth. deal coming down. nailed. FISHING SPEAR n. five-ouncers. all over but the shouting. See DISCHARGED. spaghetti. snub nose. flat. slash (debris left after logging or brush cutting). beat to the draw. wiped out. blown away. FIRM adj. See also SUITABLE. Fixit. hot spot (particularly active area). five of clubs. 2. kayo. See OBSESSION. See ERRATICALLY. Anumber one. grand. stick like a barnacle. big nickel. go the route. when the fat lady sings. five FIX v. pink slipped. redline (Mil. FIRST adj. on the nose. deuce of clubs. right on. take a pop at. straight from the horse's mouth. FITTING adj. kick out. turn on the heat. thrown off one's beam ends. FIRECRACKER n. six-shooter. winkie (volunteer). blast. crush (Rom. buffalo. fire running (rapidly spreading). locked. up to the mark. difference. speaker. fiver. doctor. smoke jumper (airborne firefighter). stay put. stand pat. axed. dead set on. hang-up. anchor. See also CORPORATION. that's the idea. FINISHED adj. pfft. fin. can. nailed down. knuckle sandwich. cleaned up. squib. crew. FIXATION n.156 finished in. torpedo. FIXER n. shoot em up. bake head (marine). bang away. number one. blow one's top. zip gun.

be a yes-man. glamour. old Betsy. run like a scared rabbit. have something on the ball. work over. shine in. FLAVOR v. fade away. caboodle. boot. white (surrender). Meatball (Japan). FLAMBOYANT adj. attaboy. zip. Stars and Stripes. make a getaway. hokum. get while the going is good. yes. shoot the bull. string along. hot air. lay it on with a trowel. fall over. blah. pep it up. fade out. co-op. do the heavy. gremlin. delish. cut and run. have to hand it to one. FLAIR adj. schmear. get. heel. show and tell. play footsie. dommy. ho hum. See APARTMENT. trot out. schmeikle (Yid. act up to. vamoose. hokey-pokey. bug. run to seed. fan it. blowout. shot in the ass. rookie. pizzazz. hanging out. joint. sporty. strut one's stuff. gold star. flat. suck around. kowtow. footsie-footsie. FLATTER v. greenie. skip out. roll out. spring with. smoke. toss a bouquet. suck ass. lay an egg. burn. nothing. sport. get away. fly the coop. flat as a pancake. amscray. See SYCOPHANT. not what one used to be. showcase. puff up. See NOVICE. shove off. slipup. play up to. red white and blue. catch. rapid oxidation. skin out. simonize. suck off. greenhorn. wail. make oneself scarce. suck up to. simonizer. typo. dimmer. ho hum. wave it around. sweet talk. sweet nothings. jazzy. catch 22. Star-Spangled Banner. flat. get the hell out. FLATULENT adj. flash. chicken. FLAT adj. TL. stick out like a sore thumb. stroke. work on. have plenty on the ball. good and flabby. egg sucker. skip. splash. FLAVORFUL adj. grease. drip. grandstand. sporting. con. Union Jack (Great Britain). mucked up. hoke. cream. give a posy. See TALENTED. dull as dishwater. shoot a line. smack with. fart sniffer. Maple Leaf (Canada). shoot the crap. messed up. hotfoot. pat on the back. yummy. draddy. sell. FLAG n. bull's eye. make a break for it. FLAT TIRE n. jump off. jive. GO. bunko. See IMPERFECT. butter up. buildup. shove. FLAVORLESS adj. leaves one cold. zesty. overdo it. smoke. chuck one's weight about. soft. See INSIPID. snow. trade last. shot in the arm. crap. handshake. windy. dick one around. rag (semaphore). soften up. con. charm. bootlick. contract. knock off. stroke.). butter salve. footsie-wootsie. honey. posy. high falutin. get git. whip out. beat it. bullshit. spread it on. puncture. strokes. shit. FLASHLIGHT n. ear banger. play Mr. splurge. build up. flash. bugged. kid along. spot one like a lead dime. ass-licker. purple. duck and run. throw one's weight around. snake oil. hose. step on the gas. blarney. shine up to. rusty. out of condition. blow. farty. glim. massage one's ego. fladge. get around. rank. lay it on thick. hand one a line. sling it. bouquet. Stars and Bars (Confederate). See BORING. shiner. grody. FLAGRANT adj. condo. crush out. have a bump for. jump.K. pull out. git. glitch. applesauce. FLAUNT v. draggy. soft soap. screamer. massage. FLEE v. honey. sweet talk. FLAT n. politic. baloney. place to lay your head and a few friends. fuck off. apple-polish. glitched. hook it. presence. shine at. rabbit-foot. FLEECE v. shit. balloon juice. FLAGELLATION n. goo. abreaction route. yes-man. show off. take a runout powder. baked wind. brownnose. hightail. buddy up. sling the bull. stooge. put on an act. wart. make tracks. curry below the knee. soft soap. gross. take one to the cleaners. flaming. A. jolly. suck off. give the man a big cigar. dash. dull as dishwater. breeze. make up to. schmear. malarkey. windy.. zero. gone to seed. lay it on. head for the hills. flaky. dust. bagplay. nose closer. take it on the lam. GAUDY. dog it. fuck one over. eyewash. tenderfoot. hit one with. bombed. bunk. 157 FLATTERER n.). polish the apple. hot it up. gyp. . boost. flat as a pancake. exfiltrate. trade last. sweeten up. bunkum. FLATTERY n. loud talk. brownnoser. dialogue one. FOREIGN n. oil. FLAWED adj. glamorous. soap. run after. go over like a lead balloon. snow job. come the heavy. blah. hot shot. flimflam. let it all hang out. a line. bullshit. grody to the max. kiss ass. rub the right way. hogwash. fish. See also CONSPICUOUS. go through one's paces. get next to. fade. pad. pablum. red (danger). loused up. clear out. ass kisser.fleece FLABBY adj. Old Glory. Tricolor (France). carpet-bag. gassy. sell. fall all over. make a scene. clip. do one's stuff. flashy. fart blossom. crash pad. split. FLAME n. gassy. short con. go over the wall. FLAG. FLEDGLING n. a lemon. buzz. oil. horse feathers. scram. parade one's wares. shaft. Maggie's drawers. flashy. lick ass (Obsc). powder. hotdog. zip it up. pull one's leg. take off. FLAW n. kick off. snow. out of shape. monkey flag (Mil. cop a mope. play to the gallery. lam. TL. break out. buck. streak. cut out. run a game on. not come up to scratch. take it big. vanilla. step on it. blarney. banana oil. promote. zap it up. jerk one around. rook. walk up. spring. Nice Guy. go down (basement). take a powder. See also ABSCOND. Jolly Boger. See GAUDY. See CHEAT.

make bedroom eyes at. bugged up. FLORIDIAN n. jet jockey. flustrated. See CHEATED. See also CONFUSED. smart. strap oil. dose of hickory oil. blow hot and cold. make a pass. hazel oil. craze. boo-boo. fuck up. FLOUNCE v. powder. make a mess of. cow pilot. get hung up. smart alecky. toss. cosplug. shook up. held together by chewing gum. lollygag. chunk. See INSOLENT. sassy. fadeout. FLIRT v. out. licking. helihop. snafu. been taken. tease. FLOOR n. make one's move. put one's foot in it. lippy. chickenhead. Mickey Mouse. drop a brick. flip. foul up. player. muck up. See VACILLATE. farmisht. get to. FLIGHTY adj. go to pieces. yo-yo. pitch. dope (heavy such as sauce). popcorn. blob. lead on. larruping. hit it big. blow. Sunshine State. dose of hazel oil. vamp. FLORIDA Bikini State. wolverine. gam (Bl. FLUCTUATE v. getaway route. been had. bite the dust. have one's place in the sun. fire. take it out of one's hide. fungible. mess up. FLOG v. jump. drop the ball. work up. flub. pussies. larrup. pitch. come along. dingbat. See DISTURBED. shellacking. in a flush. chowderhead. crack. FLICKERING adj. whaling. whop. blow the gig. hide. harumscarum. like a big-assed bird. peg. boards. FLING v. rattlebrained. humpty-dumpty. held together by spit. kittens. eyeball. speedball. flyboy. cooler. beat the shit out of one. bobble. birdwoman. make a hash of. muff. make goo-goo eyes at. fall flat on one's face. canvas. paddle. beat. drop hairpins (homosexual conversation). shilly-shally. dose of strap oil. get one's lumps. from hunger. swish. nervy. set up. crash. drop the ball. crappy. spaz. ticky-tacky. barrelling. fall down and go boom. FLOUNDER v. getaway car. mooch. taken for a bundle. purple. juice. tacky. paddling. bitch up. velvet trap. discombobulated. bugger up. mat. dose of birch oil. nancy. spring. tear away. lob. bug juice. walloping. exfiltration. FLUFF n. in nothing flat. in a tizzy. unglued. FLEETING adj. sleazy. boot. stumble. flicky. whomp. slip up. leathering. house of cards. barrel punishment. flag it. suckered. live high on the hog. fall flat on one's ass. proposition. come apart at the seams. hem and haw. brodie. like greased lightning. put one's foot in one's mouth. belt. FLIGHT ATTENDANT n. screw up. stiff. Peninsula State. give one the eye. bat one's eyes at. bitch. blow it. FLIER n. hiding. on the double. lumps. foozle. be on the skids. goo. slapdash. wise ass. aced out. stub one's toe. push. lathering. dilly-dally. swinger. all around. trip up. 1. leather.158 fleeced FLEECED adj. be on top of the heap. FLIRT n. make eyes at. acdac. wolf-whistle. sling. flax. jived. stir up. stew. camp. chaser. high falutin'. cruising. cave in. lay a bomb. come on to. flip. tan one's hide. go at it ass backwards. runout powder. See HIT. get. Everglade State. shafted. gassy. See also DALLY. snookered. FLIGHT n. cheap jack. muff one's cue. tanning. come on. look sweet upon. cracker box (house). come hither. heave. in a flusteration. curdle. (quarters). ding-aling. show. 2. stew zoo FLOAT v. flop. bold as brass. airhead. deck. chuck. FLEET adj. flub the dub. barnstormer. bugger. breezy. pickup. lay an egg. move in on. airplane driver. thrown. break. hang loose. in a flustration. screamin'. breakout. figary. balloonhead. pick up. gold digger. really rolling. flash in the pan. meat show. roll with the punches. gaga. FLUID n. hit on. See PILOT. FLOURISH v. alligator bait. cruiser. FLOGGING n. piss up. wax. lick the dust. birch oil. crack up. man trap. See FAST. birdman. FLUSTER v. be fat dumb and happy. land on one's ass. FLINCH v. psych. FLUSTERED adj. bubbleheaded. reckless eyeball. fresh. dingdong. FLOW v. clipped. miss one's cue. ball up. getaway. brassy. FLIRTATION n. dressing down. gold dig. el cheapo. airedale (Navy). bug. FLOWERY adj. get ahead. rocky. fertummeled. See DISTURB. tease. flam. go every which way. mope. airedale. T and A. absquatulation. make waves. spook. . FLIMSY adj.). whip ass. goop. hickory oil. phumpher. adjy. smart ass. discombobulate. harebrained. smooth along. operator. tits-and-ass FLOOR SHOW n. gleek it. putty in one's hands. pratfall. blink. birdbrained. flummox. trip up. See also CONFUSE. rinkydink. like a house on fire. smooth along. gimcracky. windy. FLEXIBLE adj. dropping hairpins (homosexual conversation). switch hitter. hop. going like a raped ape. one who can do it all. See SUCCEED. FLIPPANT adj. waxing. skinned. slut's wool. louse up. flag. twit. fluff one's lines. rickety. kerflumixed. dust ball. come a-cropper. AC/DC. vamp.

go out on a limb. run circles around. air travel). smazy. go in for. grit. dork. FOOLHARDY adj. put on. lunchie. spoof. buddy (sarcasm). FOOL n. slappy. flyboy. chick (prison). hot on one's tail. swag. oppo. up the wall. hanger-on. 1. birdman. hang up. diddle. spike one's guns. get around. turkey. meatballism. feel up. screwy. dippy. bushwah. punchy. dumb thing to do. on one's biscuit. FOOL v. slip one over on. FOLLY n. sweller FLY v. scoff. FOLLOWER n. fast food. chocker. dodo (Stu. run rings around. fly by the seat of one's pants. bend the throttle. chewings. opposish. con. go juice. faked out. horse's neck. balloon juice. See also HINDER. foul up. ribs. sticks to one's ribs. cahcah. deek. See also DEFLATED. put something over. zero in. dumbo. bear hug. wing out. groceries. goodies. screwloose. visibility zero zero. ditch. FOG n. lamebrained. skyman. pea souper. flamdoodle. squeeze. vittles. soul food. airedale (Navy). semolia (Bl. shake off. dodge. crabbed. outfox. scatterbrained. upset one's apple cart. sky in. put away. See also DEVOTEE. knuckle down. . horse's ass. goulie. flummoxed. next off. cakes. hung up on. take a hop. skip. plaster. crab. jerk off. schlub. FOOT INSPECTION n. winner. string along. nerdy. See TRICKED. poppycock. give the slip. barnstorm. horse's collar. on one's keister. whose side are you on?. tailgate. goofus. grab ass. kid. buff. See also LATER. seagull (N. ditz. shadow. chase. take out. pea-soup fog. bubbleheaded. through the mill. deeked. out to lunch. spook. buddy-buddy. whip silly. twaddle. on the prowl for.). sappy. play catch up. socked in. pea-soupy. fuck up. outfoxed. have a go at. London fog. (spoiled). whoosh. booshwah. home in on. balloonhead. pour it on. FOLLOWING adj. bamboozled. put something across. FOOLISHNESS n. natural. buy a pig in a poke. soupy. echo. hone in on. set down. fucked over. FOND adj. ace. grope. tag along. freeze. stooge. pull a fast one. bollix. smog. stuff and nonsense. See CARELESS. airedale. juke. moveable feast. on ones pratt. fudge. take out after. feel out. closed in. hop. pecks. heart in the right place. FONDLE v. FOGGY adj. shmoe. dodo. bandit. soft on. tommyrot. FOOD. piss and punk. flaky. hornswoggled. run down. FOOLED adj. black plate (soul food). dog ear.). angries. suck in. bushwa. punchdrunk. grubbery. draft. go after. pea soup. flunky. crip.). yumyum. trail. stymie. folkie. chuck. claptrap. harebrained. drive. goopy. grub pile. hedgehop (low). ninny. handout. fiddle-faddle. helihop. clutch. stick whistle. drive an airplane. stonewalled. crimped. jerky. track. jet over. See TRICK. shuffle off. FOIL v. play footsie. dingy-dingy. doesn't know from A to B. slop. rattlebrained. halfbaked. FOCUS v. punk. whiffer. throw a monkey wrench into the works. devil-maycare. gubbins. jump. partial to. jerked around. mushy. See also THINK. FOOLISH adj. spoof. leave oneself wide open. ground clouds. garbage. sweat. smaze. nutty over. cop a feel. tail. juke. key on. skull drag. FOLLOW v. soup. cramped. wing in. foolheaded. sharpen. lump. lovey-dovey. go off the deep end. feed. gump. snowed. ho daddy. tail. stick to. goonk. sharpen up on. springer. buzz. shmendrick. dingy. fake out. wing. FOE n. on one's can. yum. tag after. duck. narrishkeit. jerked. flathat. See also NONSENSE. ho dad. crazy for. FOILED adj. schlemiel. loser. CANNED n. birdwoman. slaphappy. sucked in. fool's trick. dumb trick. schlemiel. flimflammed. nutty about. caca. See SUPPORTER. fouled up. stroke. queer. shag. FOLD v. all over one. short order. See also FOOLISHNESS. total cahcah. grub. fox. paw. conned. home in. horse's tail. go out for. fool around. jet jockey. big for. squirrelly. See STUPID. buddy fucker. big. skip out on. blue plate. on one's quiff (closely). eats. punk and white wine. snow. dog show (WW II). schloomp. home cooking. scuzz food (junk food). shadow. dumb de dumb dumb dumb. birdbrained. gridlocked. jet out. fool trick. tail down. airhead. dumb trick. chop chop. gooby. glop.foot inspection 159 FLUTE n. shlep along. dog. peckings (Bl. kooky. 2. queered. fool trick. peelings. FLYER n. bad guys. jive. smoggy. FOOD n. shake. flipper. asshole. ceiling zero. throttle jockey. skinned. cheese. cramp. zero in on. me and you. foxed. crimp. weak in the upper story. horsefeathers. fogged in. hornswoggle. schnooky. get one's head together. nobody home. cockeyed. See PREVENT. a line of cheese. opposite number. chow. yo-yo. sky out. dry lump. fiddlesticks. bite. flapdoodle. fucked up. onto. meat. crazy about. hone in. chop. scam. dog one's heels. FOLK SINGER n. fool's trick. put a tail on. stymied. See PILOT. fan. pogey. scoffings. Mickey Mouse. dingbat. give the run-around. crazy over. bollixed up. snack. zero zero. put a spot on. move in. feedbag.

wishbone. See POWER. the pocket (quarterback zone). lean against. roll over. wishbone T. pop (short pass). soft shell. outta bounds. sit on the ball. beef. punch. run to daylight (any opening). Dapper Dan.160 football FOOTBALL n. make it hot. FOOTBALL TERMS grid. grind out (ground play). fake out. scramble (quarterback ball carry). steam. ground gainer. See also COERCION. chain (ten-yard measure). (they shut off the short gain). strongarm. flare. pump (feint). safety. zing. go easy with. right on the numbers. safety blitz (by safetyman). shut down (they shut down the offense). pitch out. grandstand quarterback. swell. fleaflicker (complex play). take care of. FOR prep. monster. steamroller. pick. lean on it. what it takes. clotheshorse. go upstairs. FORBIDDEN adj. hassle. check off (change the call). down and in. put the squeeze on. nix. take it in. sport. live with. boot. gridiron. cut block. FOOTWEAR n. long gainer. nutcracker (rough practice). the stuff. high pressure. chalk talk (lecture session). off limits. rollout (quarterback move sideways to pass). fake. on. automatic (both substitute play call). run out the clock (stall). complete. jump pass. dog. macaroni. red shirts (ineligible players). break it (long gain). safety man. incomplete. bring down. slant in. FOOTBALL RULES gridiron lawyer. scatback (ground gainer). freeze. FORBIDDING adj. nose guard. shoot the gap (get through to tackle). FOOTBALL SCORE take it over. convert. . break it open. squeeze. hang up. shotgun. sit on a lead. cough up (lose ball during play). jam. illegal). 1. illegal). soldiers. FORBID v. twist one's arm. intercept. right on the money. jitterbug (defensive back). crew. bomb (long). shop. ding. all pro. go coast to coast (goal to goal). FOOTBALL PLAYS ground game. schmear. push around. blitzer (linebacker). pumpkin. clamp down. hold. held (they held them from scoring). cornerman. smashgut. blow in. clunkers. turnover (lose possession of the ball). blind pass (without looking). uprights. be big. aerial. hang time. flankerback. clothesline. scrambler. safety valve (short pass option). walk heavy. unload (get rid of the ball). pro. flash. beefer. sack (tackle the quarterback). hard-boiled. clip. hog-tie. Hail Mary (a desperation. blitz. run double corners. loop. throw one's weight around. wide open. clodhoppers. throw a scare into. hike (start). comebacker. yardage. pressure. eat the ball (quarterback has no option but to be tackled). button hook. go easy FORBEARING adj. FOOTLIGHTS n. go all the way. snappy dresser. comeback. put it on the carpet (fumble). expecting a tackle). horses. ram down one's throat. skull practice. go long. FOP n. dump it off. up the gut (through the center). hold up. shut down. closed down. fumble. muff. whistle dead (end the play by a whistle). front four. kamikaze corps (special teams). bulldoze. spike (he danced under the goal posts then spiked the ball). canal boats. See PROHIBIT. long pass attempt to score). cool out. turn on the heat. sock. circle. interception. dude. an 800 pound gorilla. smashball. FOOTBALL PLAYER n. thread the needle (between defensive players). bull in. cut back. lean on. hand off. hook. squib (outside kick). carry. the call. take to the air. fire out (fast move off the ball). slant. hear footsteps (distraction. nickel defense. completion. FOOTBALL SIGNALS call. Beau Brummel. sweat one. fade away (quarterback move). See also UGLY. pow. bottoms. snap. full head of steam. nail. red dog. sweep (a sweep around left) bootleg. go to the air. tailback (backfield). audible. dump off to. put the screws to. suicide squad. belly back (ball carrier feint). put the arm on. earth pads. chain gang (officials positioning chain). bomb squad. eat the clock. Statue of Liberty play. See SHOES. circle pass. 2. huddle. pigskin. railroad. coffin corner (out of bounds inside the five-yard line). foots. reserve (substitute). ground grabbers. FOOTBALL PASS v. rusher. clip (illegal block). gridder. block. drive (consecutive successful plays). bust it wide open. steamroll. tough. railroad through. belly series. stymie. front line. closed. closed up. monster back. cram down one's throat. runner up. cool. whistle down. boomerooski (trick play). kill the clock (timeout). straightarm. oval. put the chill on. arm-twist. put the gueril on. shut off. run double posts. check. squad. rainbow (high arc). put it on the ground. read (he read the hand off). hit the hole. clout. taxi squad. FOOTBALL TACKLE dump. muscle out. all the way. crawling (trying for more yardage after tackle. looper. go up on top. playing a catch-up ball. the pits (line of scrimmage). chicken fight (repeated blocks). cut off one's water. spike. incompletion. bump and run. running game. the force. put the heat on. barkers. crackback (blindside block. necessary line (gain needed for first down). pick off (interception). flat (both sides behind the line). put the chill on. Monday morning quarterback. a conversion. lock up. down and out. flying wedge. horse collar. make one an offer one can't refuse. razzle-dazzle. suicide squad. crock down. FOOTBALL KICK n. muscle in. troops. gunboats. booter (kicker). FORCE n. toff. FORCE v. eleven. burn. all star (honors). put the scare on. break it. leather. no no. put the screws on. naked reverse. juke (feint). gueril. wide open. in the trenches (the line).

hoss. gaffer. pirate goods. cobbler. handwriting on the wall. charge. punch. Al. FORESHADOW v. lay paper. PASS v. phony up. have a hunch. guinzo. bull of the woods. come on strong. we're not talking about nutmeg here. A per se. wave a red flag. cruise. put one's back into it. FORETOLD adj. hot paper. bosshead. upset one's apple cart. bush patrol. as advertised. pull one's coat. chief. FOREMAN n. jawbone. spoon. flying bedstead (1920). FOREST n. gutsy. full bore. it was in the cards. leading edge. cloud up. since the year one. powerhouse. true to form. it's what always happens. kiteman. till you're blue in the face. horn in. 161 FORESEE v. not put it past. call the turn. chisel in. See BEST. hot flash. FOREIGN CURRENCY n. call it. tomcat. punchy. FORGED CHECKS. the hand- lace curtains (homosexual). lizzie. feel-up. pet. big sticks. greenhorn. pee. (fresh off the boat). FOREIGNER n. hot stuff. the force. in the cards. true to form. PASSER OF n. put one wise. hang paper. saw it coming. straw boss. sixth sense. the handwriting was on the wall. figger. Model A. sardine box. the handwriting was on the wall. psych it out. A-number 1. scratcher. work on. call the turn. tip. by storm. knock the props from under one. hoke. . fly kites. sinking feeling. got the horses to do it. pirate labels. in the trenches.). smack with. fling woo. Henry. head honcho. number one. jibone (all Derog. FOREWARN v. furriner. telegraph. at the cutting edge. FORGED adj. tease. muff dive. push a stiff. tin can. group grope. no big surprise. FOREPLAY n. honcho. since God was young. go-getter. state of the art. crystal ball it. FORCEFULLY adv. get one's buns warmed. See also NEW. make book. FORESEEN adj. head. vibrations. showboat. go to town on. jaboney. it's looking to. See PREVENT. full tilt. P. bounce bum paper. heavy stuff. be just like one. See POWERFUL. ESP. throw cold water on. pour it on. bill poster. sinking feeling. fake. paper-hanger. footsie-wootsie. feel in one's bone. 2. See AMOROUS PLAY. one of a scratch mob. See ALWAYS. tip off. shover. hooper-dooper. for keeps. take charge. be one all over. hit one with. pea (pesos. push kites. figure out. offshore. nag. funny paper. cut em off at the pass. slam-bang. dope out. come at it from all sides. writing on the wall. ginzo. T-bone. Big Brother.). all out. piasters. phony. hoke up. butterfly kiss. See PREDICT. dump on. cat.forger sweat it. Model T. see it in the stars. FOREIGN adj. dope. smash a stiff. telegraph. butterfly man. FORD CAR n. shoe (also passports). fake. gammon. See FORESEEN. smooch. psych it out. FOB. FORESKIN n. no big surprise. figure. turn on the heat. plow ahead. numéro uno. it's looking to. FOREVER adv. sour paper. sheet passer. strong as an ox. in the thick of it. jackboat. heavyweight. greaseball. till hell freezes over. stiff. FORETELL v. bull. till the cows come home. on the line. headman. in full swing. feel in one's bones. tip off. dope. FORGER n. roughhouse. FORESTALL v. See PREDICT. See COUNTERFEITER. put a bug in one's ear. ersatz. bouncer. wind change. when the donkey flies. funny feeling. scratch. slave driver. funny feeling. scratch man. tin lizzie. crystal ball it. dope out. at the leading edge. FORGE v. canoe. vibes (good or bad). figure. bear down. bull. see it coming. smell a rat. flag. make like. go-go. not what it's cracked up to be. penman. queer. lay sour paper. as advertised. put a flea in one's ear. boss. boodle. FORGE AHEAD v. spike one's guns. spider. See also EXECUTIVE. funny. hotdog. read. primo. next week East Lynne. hokey.). FOREWARNING n. give the high sign. A-l. footsie. ball of fire. hot shit. dry hump. like gangbusters. hunch. cop. paper pusher. goum. wetback. FOREFRONT n. hotshot. saw it coming. vibes (good or bad). etc. dope out. FORCEFUL adj. cock tease. finger fuck. figure out. deuce (1932). neck. FORGED CHECKS. FOREKNOWLEDGE n. bounce sour paper. See also COUNTERFEIT. since Hector was a pup. 1. See PREMONITION. take over. figger out. egg on. pirate. call the turn. FORECAST v. pit boss. scratch. push paper. cop a feel. move in on. it's what always happens. cutting edge. in the wind. hit on. FOREMOST adj. dark setting (Bl. pusher. fun and games. boost. see it coming. chase. heavy. gringo. bill poster. pitch woo. rough up. bear down on it. FOREBODING n. telegraph. steamroller. see it coming. See PREDICT. eat face. See also ALIEN. paper layer. handwriting on the wall. bounce. feel.

hot hand. blow. punt [someone or something] off. lifeboat. fuck. hairy. nerve. boiled shirt. whitewash. FORGETFULNESS n. swear off. balls. See SEXUAL INTERCOURSE. look alike. stomach. on the level. level. asleep on the job. intestinal fortitude. asleep at the switch. build.). FORGIVE v. FORMER adj. lay it on the line. wipe it off. See LUCKY. hot up. take the oath. FORMIDARLE adj. walk out on. luck out. honors. clear. soup n' fish. have one's ticket punched. what it takes. stiff. put out (Female). sanitize. got the blue devils. go blank. kiss good-bye. hump. 1. FORGETFUL adj. needle. hand out clemo. See CONVENTIONAL. FORMAL ATTIRE n. lay. parallel parking. wash one's hands of. screw. moxie. See SEXUAL INTERCOURSE. hammertails. throw together. balloon. get laid. V-man. blink at. See also CONCILIATE. tails. go the limit. channels. dream up. let off. FORNICATION n. FLORIDA Beach City. time was. FORGOTTEN v. 2. pass up. scratch rap. go easy on. bang. blackout. FORK n.). deal level. water over the dam. would lose one's head if it wasn't tied on. FORGET v. polish off. charge up. mount (The. See UNHAPPY. disremembered. water under the bridge. don't know if one's comin' or goin'. bring together. call a spade a spade. pisser. go up. sit out. give in. tall order. grit. make out. goofing off. bottled courage. trim. built. disrecollected. poke. drift away. lucky dog. Dutch courage (intoxicated). hanging in there. action. slipped one's mind. go all the way (all Obsc). by the numbers. carbon copy. left at the church. FORGO v. gutsiness. give up. See ABANDON. jump on one's bones. get one's end wet. real people. starch. put it on the line. disremember. godforsaken. boff. pipe dreaming. throw up. blue. knock out. all systems go. tuna. add fuel to the fire. Fort Liquordale. destroyed. let off. See LUCKY. not on the job. let go. screw. one time. spunk. live with. formal. cook up. fudge together. hold aces. go on the wagon. fuck. draw a blank. launder. come through. out to lunch. fooling around. See DIFFICULT. run out on. heat up. Spring Break. FORMLESS adj. FORNICATE v. FORTUITOUS adj. FORGERY. FORTUNATE adj. lay. take the oath. the dirty deed (all Obsc). popcorn headed. change one's song. 1. guts. away back. back. spear. in from the cold. by the book. pass. draw a blank. disrecollect. sloppy. looking out the window. knock together. twin. wipe the slate clean. layout. fall into the shithouse and come up with afive-dollargold piece. luck in. hot. strike it lucky. hop up. pass on. change one's tune. get some. FORM v. give up. whomp up. let one off this time. not what it's cracked up to be. . thrown over. stuffy. tux. backbone. when one was knee high to a grasshopper. CRIMINAL CHARGE OF n. FORM n. get it off together. See BODY. get one's ashes hauled. left in the lurch. FORSAKE v. rough go. fell between the cracks. clean forget. let it go. fluke. absentminded professor. punch up. godforsaken. p's and q's. draggin' ass. back when. straight. straight arrow. talk turkey. clean forgot. See also COUNTERFEIT. ballbuster. carbon. See SINCERE. lose one's marbles. ex. knock off. murder. gone glimmering. blobby. ). squaresville. leave holding the bag. X. FORTHRIGHT adj. See COMPASSIONATE. baggy. FORMERLY adv. block out. wink at. balling. go dry. juice up. dork. jiggle. ball. let up on. beef up. hanging fall. spike (drink). pull off. straight shit. take the cure. one shot. FORT LAUDERDALE. FORTHRIGHTLY adv. luck out. bleach. setup. down and out. woolgathering. like it is. commute. get in. monkey suit. bury the hatchet. bitch. olden days. dork. FORGIVEN adj. white tie and tails. big. built like brick shit house. bang. jazz. in the dumps. blow one's lines (The. corazon. luck in. down memory lane. by the numbers. dash off. bib and tucker. get the breaks. See ABSTAIN. right up front. step up. work alike. moony. 2. write off. no lie. See also PAST. FORMAL adj. FORLORN adj. spring. leave high and dry. open.162 forgery FORGERY n. hump. be big. straight from the shoulder. FORGIVING adj. boff. blow a line (The. FORTIFY v. get it on. ropes. slipped between the cracks. mooning. sked. jazz up. playing their game. on a roll. let one off easy. paperFORMALITIES n. clock. FORTITUDE n. blown over. white tie. brain fade. blow up. true grit. soup up. build up. up front. leave flat. FORSAKEN adj. heart. tough proposition. pack in. staying power. boilerplate. pour it on. when Hector was a pup. airheaded. clean forgotten.

on the level. connection. stab. halver. that's the way the cookie crumbles. everything's coming up roses. FRANTIC adj. weirded out. bigger half. chunk. the roll of the dice. frat. get down to brass tacks. piece. See also SINCERE. get going.). FRATERNIZE v. FORTUNE TELLER n. not cricket. FOUR-WHEEL DRIVE TRUCK n. yucky. 1. bitchy. bottom line. straight. house of cards. big end. wigged out. bun pup. frank. run with. house. slice. nub. 2. have kittens. FOULED UP adj. steamed up. smell well. weird. weak sister. mazeltov (good). See AGGRESSIVE. FOWL n. pledge (pending acceptance). See LUCK. fluke. fly right. rustle. crazy. on the level. FORT WORTH. guttersnipe. 2. get with. below the belt. mix up. Bones. scratch. fetch. kismet. mind-bending. chick. piece of the pie. beginners. banty. . come on strong. no lie. fish. janfu (joint army navy foul-up). in a lather. meat and potatoes. real people. FOYER n. hot under the collar. FRACTIOUS adj. shot. snafu (situation normal all fouled up). coal and ice. whack. 3. tetchy. gone. held together by chewing gum. FOUND v. pimp stick. tipster. good break. loosen up. smithereen. cut. spazzed out. stick. tarfu (things are really fouled up). real gone. ball point. like crazy. unscrewed. tube steak. 1. in a pucker. chum together. hot dawg. don't have the horses. yecchy. ring in. wicked. FOUR OF CLURS n. like mad. susfu (situation unchanged still fouled up). lion's share. wimpy. in a stew. fighting chance. chili bowl (person). vomity. chicky. rhubarb. beenie. Mr. straight dope. mitt reader.fifty-fifty. tong. up front. four- FRAIL adj. fumtu (fouled up more than usual). ABC's. cage. mind-blowing. all shook up. in a tizzy. rinkydink. ruckus. theemess. the real goods. nabu (nonadjusting ball-up). icky. row. boid. FRAME n. commfu (complete monumental military foul-up). rumpus. get all worked up. straight out. straight from the shoulder. hyper. smell good. put all one's cards on the table. brassy. chickabiddy. barfy.even-steven. hut. call it like it is. mudlark. put it on the line. 2. jacfu (joint American Chinese foul up). FOUNDATION n. FOUL adj. chunk. bred in the bone. true blue. raw deal.fraternize 163 FORTUNE n. come-atable. See also BEGIN. wheel drive. guts. See SHARE. devils's bedpost. 1. See FLIMSY. mellow. bowwow. See WEAK. in a panic. FRATERNITY MEMRER n. Dame Fortune. nervy. hit the ceiling. open. FRATERNITY n. on the up and up. cussed. that's the way the ball bounces. tacky. hunk. mean. lion's share. in a sweat. pal around. dead level. stew. skank. turned on. chickadee. sad sack. footlong special. hang around with. break the ice. flap. bite. hot. FORWARD adj. dead on the level. lucky break. tout. straight. fucked. unzipped. mad. all fucked up. humpty-dumpty. ballsy. toss up. bite. stable. hassle. big end. cut. run of luck. 1. rock bottom. make no bones about it. dyed in the wool. hot. barn. FRANKFURTER n. four by four. See also SHARE. fifty-fifty. hot and bothered. fubar (fouled up beyond all recognition). frat house. Greek. pheeze. birdie. start the ball rolling. streak of luck. even-steven. See DIRTY. gob. TEXAS Cow Town. house. lump. in the cards. go up in the air. shook up. open up. FRATERNITY HOUSE n. fucked up. pigpen. lay it on the line. shoot straight. feeze (join). halver. horse's mouth. sleazy. have a fit. brawl. real. level. See ARGUMENT. sapfu (surpassing all previous foul-ups). high. freaked out. warm up. Coney Island pup. house. frater. lucked out. pal up. straight from the shoulder. chum with. fubb (fouled up beyond belief). animal FOUNTAIN PEN n. rake-off. wishy-washy. tie up with. all keyed up. smart ass. like it is. unglued. tuifu (the ultimate in foulups). at heart. jaafu (joint Anglo American foul-up). FRAGRANCE n. straight shit. thin-skinned. call a spade a spade. lay it on the line. rickety. cast a kitten. wired. held together by spit. talk turkey. floss around. break. what the cat dragged in. weenie. wild. straight arrow. wise ass. bigger half. FOUNDLING n. brass tacks. take down one's hair. FRANKLY adv. groceries. FRACAS n. in a dither. shit in one's pants. nittygritty. poor fish. FOUNTAINHEAD n. puppy. talk like a Dutch uncle. biddy. luck into. balloon. flier. start up. make the rounds. legacy. having a spazz attack. flipped out. out. father. fifty-fifty. slice. slice of the melon. karma. ornery. right up front. run in. far out. get down. scrappy. squat pad. zonkers. wired up. gang up. fired up. drop. stinking. slice of the pie. Greeks. pushy. mazel (Yid. FRANK adj. in a foofaraw. keyed up. brother. FRAGMENT n. raunchy. 2. talk turkey. FRACTION n. See IRRITABLE. ticky-tacky. lucky hit. bedpost. rocky. mix. hot dog. fresh. in a swivet. nuts and bolts.

free lunch (seems free but isn't). Jack. blow one's roof. borax. con. cake cutter (circus). blow one off.. hustle. hang about. drop in. old boy. Mr. crabby. get a floater. FRECKLE n. every which way but up. pigeon. got up on the wrong side of the bed. run of. time to kill. blow a gasket. hound. fish. scam. put on the bricks. fr. tap game (advertising).). clinker. pal. monkey business. frosh. carry a heavy load. down. FRENZY n. hoser. limb. just out. tadpole (child). good buddy. spring. free ride. on the cuff. work oneself into a lather. daisy FRENETIC adj. bitch. ace. funny business. FRESHMAN n. goof-off time. eat one's heart out. See CHEATER. rumble. Billy. B. let down one's hair. geek (circus). state of the art. shoot the moon. skunker. Mister Doolie (A. bad vibes. FREEZING adj. for love. haroosh. FRETFUL adj. Stu. put on the street. graft. rumpus. grouchy. rust bucket. Mister Ducrot. frog. mellow (close). stew. blow one's topper. let go. fast one. shit kicker. See COLD. line of cheese. let go. etc. comp. ruction. one used an airplane. buddy. schnorrer. skip out. blow on's wig. hang. FRET v. walked. doolie. to do. string. better half. freeloader. shit hemorrhage.f. matchsticks. captain. deadhead. claptrap. what's in. free for all. far out. all hell broke loose. freebie. on the ice. fly kites. FREIGHTER n. own say so. con man. twofer. blow one's stack. free run of. let off. Pepsi. steak fries. 1. break loose. pseud. something is eating at one. FRAUD n. let off the hook. Acad. See NEW. dipsy doodle. . FREQUENT v. tub. hyper. vanilla. hang out at. pretzel. FREE adj. FRESH adj. in a lather. sour note. See also COUNTERFEIT. rowdydow. free-wheeling. ruckus. Froggy. unglued. don't give a damm. free-spirited. 2.F. sidekick. kissing cousin. FRIEND n. paper. main man.. See also ABSOLVE. amigo. f. cousin. 2. flak. FRENCH HORN n. fuzzbuzz (commotion). sister. needles. conniption fit. do it for one's health. peck horn. on the house. back on the street. haunt. sidekicker. zingers. hocus-pocus. loose wig. old man. play. cherry. brand new. row. fuzzbuzzy. one had a pony. own FRIED EGGS n. pard. put on the sidewalk. what's happening. FREEDOM n. get down. float (no class. getaway day. chum buddy. save one's neck. freeze one's tits off.F. comer. spazzed out. partner. run. bucket shop. cuffo. hell broke loose. lightning. couldn't care less. family. unscrewed. stew. FREED adj. tripe. flip one's lid. day. two-dog night. stretched out. hassle.). paper the house. mechanic. row. crook. pardner. tap. all hanging out. fox. bleed. wigged out. turn out. flap.164 fraud FRENCH FRIED POTATOES n. take on. See FRANTIC. cobber. Coffee Nerves. blow one's cork. ruction. double-dealer. shenanigans. rhubarb. FRENCH CANADIAN n. beat the rap.G. free ride. flimflam. FRICTION n. See PETULANT. one-dog night. brother. equestrian (test cheating). 1. goombah. phoney. guy. main squeeze (girl). freebie. 3. freeze one's balls off. green pea. FRENCH n. sweat it out. FREE PERIOD n. work oneself into a sweat. matie. wired. sweet way. song. little brother. mint. go way back. Annie Oakley. lather. redhead. now. ruckus. blow one's top. mean. stir. skunk. set-to. hankypanky. out. boiler room. duck fit. get hours. plebe (1920s). up front. free pass. flake. bodo (1920). hang around. the latest. rumpus. frog eater. on one's own. off hours. for nothing. spare. buddyroo. asshole buddy. get into a dither. kiss off. autograph. Jack at a pinch. comp. chum. frog. four and one. horse trader. go to town. conniption. time to burn. double trays. grift. smoke. FRIDAY n. fresh. for free. cut loose. put on the pavement. bail one out. kiting checks. twofer. fofarraw. weirded out. hassle. crab. let off. cut dub (reformatory). say so. Frenchy. get out from under. See SWINDLER. blow. buddy boy. something is beating down on one. wired up. shoestrings. FREE WILL n. having a spazz attack. cat fit. bone to pick. compadre. tramp. snappy. gyp. paper. sting. handout. all-overs. chips. hamma (girl). blow a fuse. wreck. Annie Oakley. FREE TIME n. hummer. Mister Dumbguard (West Point). Mister Dumbjohn. save one's bacon. roommate. fish over. wingding. pass. mate. T. foofaraw.F. chit. Carrie Watsons. on the arm. FREAK n. cranky. song and dance. get a twenty-four. newie. See DISCORD. fast shuffle. playmate. crock. the engineer's daughter. own hook. blow one's cap. over easy. fries. FREE TICKET n. one's own sweet time. hugger-muggery. Canuck.I. freshie. sunny side up. fourflusher. freeze one's ass off. dog. fella. fuss. FREE v. cheese eater. f. roomey. dithers. get into a stew. blow one's lump. hit. monkeyshines. give a play. ornery. shark. blow ones noggin. bosom buddy.

run scared. Dutch nightingale. pally. quivery. bowled over. phony. have cold feet. bitter pill. throw a scare into. full of ginger. living in each other's pockets. full of beans. false front. Scotch.fugitive-wanted poster 165 FRIENDLY adj. chill off". nebbish. white-livered. cramped. a yellow streak down one a yard wide. spider. penny-pincher. jellyfish. FRIGIDAIRE n. See USELESS. See also STARTLING. skinned. Milquetoast. peppy. crimp. butter wouldn't melt in his mouth. piss away. fuss. lean on. chiller. in a sweat. put away. let go. gewgaws. fouled up. synfuel (synthetic). shit. scare the pants off. uptight. bitter pill to swallow. snappy. foul up. FUEL ADDITIVE n. bald-headed row. bulldoze. act the lion tamer. baby. cold tit. milk-livered. three-dog night. tight. chicken. juice. mellow. dingbat. have a fit. hung up. heebie-jeebies. swap spit. See SPIRITED. square shooter. bad eye. goose bumpy. bummer. pucker. in a cold sweat. chicken-livered. dirty look. seagoing (large. FRUITLESS adj. turn on the heat. D and D (deaf and dumb. gingerbread. gas 'er up. push around. give the run around. freeze one's ass off. leaping heebies. cut loose. FRONT PORCH n. reader. FRIGHTENING adj. See HINDER. candy ass. scare shitless. crimped. have butterflies in one's stomach. scare the shit out of. FRONT n. FRITTER AWAY v. See REVEL. kissing counsins. fringes. scary. fridge. creeps. go places and do things. burn. DISAPPOINTED. cold shoulder. crabbed. thing. stymie. cold. asshole suckin' wind. FROLIC v. on the lam. garbage (food). letdown. bracero. wild goose chase. mugg on the board. drag. right neighborly. roommates. make a kisser. FRUSTRATE v. palsy-walsy. mousy. hairy. crap out. showboat. get buddy-buddy. stymied. FUEL v. go through. right nice. big baby. parachute. scared shitless. put on the muscle. frozen. make one jump a mile. stonewalled. wanted. See also STARTLE. cuff. tightwad. sissy. cozy. colder'n a witch's tit. FRONT ROW n. whoop it up. See COLD. raise hell. soup. clutched up. enforce. jumped a mile. shivery. lily-livered. scared spitless. yellow-bellied. rabbity. hot. give one the evil eye. run through. in a dither. bad eye. FRIGHTEN v. make one jump out of his skin. zippy. general. pigeonhearted. icebox (place). hair-raising. cramp. link back. whip one around (intellectually). wimpy. with a yellow streak. goosy. FRYING PAN n. bowl over. queered. gimcracks. have kittens. on the ragged edge. put-on. See DISSIPATE. fudge one's pants. weak sister. go juice. shoot em up. hang tough. See STINGY. scare silly. throw money around. hang up. the jimjams. trigger happy. yellow stripe down one's back. strike all of a heap. put on the arm. hold up. clubby. kick up one's heels. shake in one's boots. bog pocket. spinning one's wheels. sleepin' together. bells and whistles. See also DEFEATED. spooked. dodger. mix. fill 'er up. let loose. tight. hung up on. look daggers. pucker-assed. kissy-kissy. FROG n. Casper Milquetoast. jumpy. fudge one's undies. yellow. regular. bowl down. bollixed up. kissing up to. FRUSTRATION n. scare hell out of. golden FRISKY adj. furry. chicken out. the jams. cloud up and rain on one. give one a turn. FUEL n. milksop. lammister. . push the panic button. up the wall. FRUIT PICKER n. get with it. scared stiff. ague. give one a whammy. cuchala-muchala. last of the big spenders. lean against. FRUSTRATED adj. FRUGAL adj. nickel-nurser. put the chill on. colder than a well digger's ass. 2. asshole puckerin'. 1. downright neighborly. FRILLS n. motion lotion. setback. yellow streak down one's back. spook. doodad. have the willies. motion potion. scare the bejesus out of. go on a tear. See also HINDRANCE. sucking around. through the mill. have small pox. shit in one's pants. FROWN v. do a slow burn. the old one-two. fraidy cat. buddy-buddy. faked out. get together. reader with a tail. pop FUGITIVE adj. chummy. gutless. fake. diddle away. spooky. fool around. chicken out. jazz. full of piss and vinegar. pecker-assed. bowled down. apple knocker. diesel juice. piss in one's pants. scared witless. grabber. chill. FRIGHTENED adj. put the heat on. cramp one's style. FRIGID adj. flummoxed. jittery. ice box FRINGE RENEFITS n. trade spit. juice. making it with. wetback. buffalo. feeling one's oats. scare to death. dog eye. jumpy. jumped out of one's skin. blow. bad eye. shaky. white. let down one's hair. absurd). scare stiff. tight-assed. put one through the wringer. weak-kneed. pee in one's pants. fandangle. perks. fucked up. scaredy cat. pump up (gambling). break the ice. FUGITIVE-WANTED POSTER n. the jims. punk out. make one shit in ones pants. cool. goose. downer. frosty. walk heavy. afraid to testify). stump. burn up. give a jolt. chicken-hearted. give one a dirty look. stoop. struck all of a heap. alky. FROWN n. fizzle.

line one's nest (at the expense of others). back. get one's kicks. public crib. layoff. fun and games. from A to Z. kick. kitty. fluff. cat fit. lend a hand. FUNERAL n. lots of laughs. wingding. Black Maria. in holes and corners. coal and ice. wingding. clean. FUNCTIONARY n. yokky. See FURNISH v. push. backing. stink. paper shuffler. big scene. deep six (sea). more heat than light. bone box.t. clicking. do one's thing. something terrible.166 fulfill FUNNEL n. FULFILL v. dried barkers. public till. planting. bail out. See SUPPORT. hot. ABC's. FURNISHINGS n. old maid. jazz. rise. flare-up. gewgaws. thing. Charley Noble. meat and potatoes. See ANGER. frou-frou. blowup. FURTIVE adj. laugh riot. See AMUSEMENT. FUROR n. skins. Charlie Noble (ship). nitpicker. hit the bull's-eye. picky. FURY n. last ride. just for grins. undercover. full as a tick. on track. picnic. be just the ticket. knock (Bl. See also VIOLENTLY. stickler. knee-slapper. See SECRET. storm. laffer. See SATISFY. dander. rhubarb. beginners. FUMBLE v. take care of one for. goin' round in circles. FULL adj. have a conniption fit. hush-hush. doll up. big stink. mad as a wet hen. buck passer. FUNCTIONING adj. all out. empty suit. on line. juice. pick up the tab. on stream. raise cain. fussbudget. lifer (Army). hit the ground running. blow ones cool. bankroll. Irish. full up. FURIOUS adj. scene. conniption. undercover. FULLY adv. tref. nitty-gritty. duck fit. FUR n. topped off. See AMUSING. bummed out. commo. persnickety. back up. get one's jollies. huff. just what the doctor ordered. just name it. too funny for words. apparatchik. bred in the bone. coal and ice. sardined. FUND v. get down. spruce up. sure shock. hurry-scurry. nitty-gritty. nest egg. conniption fit. See also ENTERTAINMENT. ball. free-for-all. prime the pump. percolate. fill the bill. ticking. FUTILE adj. pork barrel. See BASIC. gas. glass wagon. a scream. See TURMOIL. bankroll. row. triff. FURIOUSLY adv. gone clean (The. in a hole-and-corner way. bottom line. turnout. dingbat. mad. from soup to nuts. SRO. swagged up with. score. granny. FUSSY adj. FUN n. fuddyduddy. gingerbread. go with. going. gussy up. hacked. FURBISH v. fix up. blow. ticky. feather one's nest. stiff with. go fight City Hall. FULFILLMENT n. stuffed to the gills. hiatus. See ERR. pick up the check. operate. fuss. give a boost to. ballyhoo. slow burn. helter-skelter. FURBELOW n. go to town. name of the game. fandangle. fit to be tied. you got it. in place. move. total shuck. hooper-dooper. picky picky. cook. bottom line. loan shark. FURTIVELY adv. brass tacks. doodad. percolating. humdinger. crumbed up with. steamed. cold meat party. fit to bust. stuffed. dyed in the wool. smoking. orchid hunt (WAC). make the grade. make it.). ). dead wagon. just the ticket. sold out. stakes. oink (police). on the q. under wraps. hopping mad. laughs. rainmaker (fund-raiser). FUNDAMENTALS n. thump the tub for. See also PARTICULAR. lay on one. stew. a going concern. field day. had em in the aisles. packed like sardines. piece one off. phumpher. make one's move. boiling point. holusbolus. under wraps. grins. See ACT. like crazy. get with it. packed. hush-hush. nub. guts. FUNCTION v. flaky. nuts and bolts. ruckus. jam-packed. where it's at. browned off. choosy. to-do. FUSS n. in full swing. See also EQUIP. See also SATIATED. ruckus. put on the dog. full house. rock bottom. FUNDS n. FUNDAMENTAL adj. locking the FUNERAL WAGON n. open doors. something fierce. See also BASICS. creep (mission). flap. lousy with.. old woman. priceless. like mad. on the sly. get down to brass tacks. bent out of shape. See ANGRY. bells and whistles. all the way. nut. on a treadmill. See also ASSETS. lost the handle. grubstake. commo. FURTHER v. pernickety. shit or get off the pot. puff. sore. primo. high old time. budget. kicks. out the window. get off on. up to here. . FUNNY adj. standing room only. get off. comma counter. ramble-scramble. raise sand. jammed. doing one's thing. strictly hush-hush. jokey. See COMPLETELY. riot. meat and potatoes. couldn't get a handle on it. skin joint (shop). for grins. cold turkey. filled to the rafters. fusspot. fuzzbuzzy. at heart. kick-up. hell broke loose. flub. heel (money). groceries. crummy with. royal. See FINANCE. also LEAVE. TCB (take care of business). meat wagon. get some grins. stake. put on the bells and whistles. See also GIVE. on the quiet. fix up. public trough. deck out. FURLOUGH n. a zetser. angel. hysterical.

slut's wool. down the road. from here on out. from now on in. down the pike. See USELESS. dust ball. in the cards. FUTURE adj. kittens. looking for a needle in a haystack. by and by. save one's breath. from here in. just around the corner. .fuzz 167 barn after the horse is stolen. down the line. See EVENTUAL. FUZZ n. pussies. down the road a piece.

squelch. crap shooter. bump (raise). let loose. jag. stand tall. bat about. house. cream. stab. thigamajig. hop. fox paw. irons in the fire. peanut gallery. GALE n. hell. buildup. kick up one's heels. the money. pick up. traipse. tents. fire eater. red. get-together. GAMBLE n. sugar daddy. See WANDER. big timer. blow card. spec. rub. GALLIVANT v. keep the lid on. hit the trail. blowout. zig. Mister Hawkins. Casanova. cut loose. hike. skim. shindy. clear. lame duck (stocks). do. blast. big shot. cork up. come again (repeat winner). put zip into it. psych out. dunker. bat about. spark plug. hatchet man. groot. the hawk. sucker. peanuts (small). mother. WW II). GAINS n. big store. 1. contraption. dead man's hand (aces and eights). See also PROFIT. See INCOME. fool around. gunslinger. action. card shark. hign roller.). wave maker. take. jump. GAINFUL adj. mistral. traipse. bat around. snowball. GALLANT adj. GAMBLER n. sharp. See APPARATUS. spec. store. wrong riff. outside chance. copper on copper off. whoopee. GALLERY n. nerve. paid off. hairy. sandbag. jump up. GALLANT n. harvest. K. GALLEY n. GADFLY adj. 2.G. build up. bundle. cut. whoop it up. See TRAVEL. beef up. GAMBLING CASINO n. score. fox pass. knock around. plunger. crust. black money (income). needle man. dealer. gravy. gunboats. 2. rake-off. velvet. staker. Don Juan. cut. velvet. rack up. Lothario. chutzpah. nigger heaven (Derog. chinook. hit the trail. drag party. belly rub (dance). steam-up ghee. clambake. skim. gritty. crumb stash. press up. wingding. play. pep up. jazz up. dohickey. package.G G n. knock about. perk up. scalper (ticket seller). GALL n. paradise. wheeler-dealer. brawl. bloomer. one-upmanship. bum. fold (go out). the bankroll. put pep into it. bust-out joint. dojigger. boost. brawl. let go. jig. cut a dido. under the gun (first player dealt to). See also REVEL. GAMBOL v. old man. bean gun (mobile. jamboree. shoot the works. GALVANIZER n. moveable feast. put one's foot in it. long shot. GAIETY n. player. pup GALVANIZE v. See SILENCE. rubbers. crap out (lose). goulashes. brass. flame. put one's money where one's mouth is. donkey roast. See STIMULATE. get down. GAMBLING TERMS action. GALA n. take the action. clinker. desperado. zap. feed the kitty. parlay. joint. zip up. boneshaker. stormy petrel. ball the jack. bottle up. up. hit the road. have a fling at. plunge. boost. ball. payoff. put the lid on. going concern. punter. feather ones nest. GAIN n. roast. whatchamacallit. GAMESMANSHIP n. backer. bloody-nose gallery. GAIT n. cardsharp. walk the tracks. hit the road. boo-boo. going. prof. George. See INCOME.). GAG v. big blow. sharpie. GAD v. ante up. GAFFE n. adjy. getalong. shot in the dark. angel (The. (known gambler. shindig. See WAGER. bust out. shut down on. 168 . in the black. cork. creep dive. shill. sweeten the pot. bust. shindig. bigger'n life. in the black. guts. operator. cush. player. goofus. Ethiopian paradise. 1. sweet. toss up. knock about. tin horn. boat (full house). clip. crib. shop. gismo. See also REVEL. police use). wingding. flat. stag. pyramid. grins. upping. press a bet. make whoopee. GAIN v. GALOSHES n. bash. jack up. carder. make a killing. take a flyer. carry on. pusher. count ties. trap. See GET. kibitz around. fireman. GADGET n. bugger. toilet. squash. cut capers. lick. bat around. Broadway boy (small time). promote. give one the needle. put up. turn on. mooch. hike up. sport. See WAGER. whooper-dooper. trips (three of a kind). howler. GAMBLE v. golf. knock around. See MISTAKE. cheek. creep joint. sharper. snap up. horse around. prom. spark plug. come. builder-upper. play it close to the vest.

bunch. fish eye. See also APPARATUS. Rachel (high gear). gawk. inner workings. GARBAGE TRUCK n. punch. beam. rap session. syndicate. moll. hairpin. dreck. gun. double talk. hang out. size. GAY adj. get a load of. See also CRIME. underboss (second in command). tailor-made. GARMENTS n. eyeball. See MEETING. tribe. combo. dope out. spruce up. corral. bag (WW II). big store. splashy. clan. crib. rat pack. monstro. pusher. zippy. ORGANIZED. feeling one's oats. rags. deck out. vine. See CLOTHING. flossy. GARB n. whopping. flat. ass backwards. insides. 3. hooligan. eye. GANGSTER n. hangout. get a load of. huddle. godfather. See GROUP. turn out. humungous. GAS CHAMBER n. splurgy. humongous. ring. especially motorcycle). squeeze. pipe. GARISH adj. glitzy. rag up. drapery. snazzy. gettogether. bunch up. take one's measure. garbage (food). See also CRIME. inner man. gang up. gun. Chatty Cathy. lamp. doghouse. dog out. outfit. focus. jazzy. have one's number. guesstimate. See also SEE. rig. long-winded. glad rags. See THIN. grandma (low gear. GANG LEADER n. hit man. loud. slammer. get an eyeful. shop. check out. zoo. kitschy. place. look over. flaky. capo. member of the family. bouncy. ritzy. bag of bones. capture. GARRULOUS adj. chichi. flashy. kitschy. skeleton. dirt GARBAGE COLLECTOR n. screaming. GANGSTER'S GIRL n. eye. size up. troupe. ORGANIZED. threads. tie up. spaghetti. threads. lit up like a Christmas tree. doll up. possum sheriff. turnout. gawk. honey wagon. GASOLINE n. lamp. zappy. GARNISH v. department of the interior. honking brown (flashy). GAUDY adj. kit and kaboodle. san man. frou-frou. rubber. 2. GAS PEDAL n. jumbo. GATHER v. gang around. the grab. dude. take account of. eyeball. duds. figure. goon. meet. See CLOTHING. truck). See GAUDY. blabbermouth. eyeballs buggin' out like percolator tops. tie-in. tog. inners. GAS MASK n. sock frock. gas. GAZE v. dude up. peg. GAPE n. GAUGE v. GARGANTUAN adj. feathers. hoodlum. take in. cowboy. garbahge. duds. gash. motormouth. pin. combination. pin. GARY. showy. put on the bells and whistles. poke. hammer. mobster. pizzazz. inner works. thumping. drapes. GARB v. Yellow Breath. dance hall. goonlet (young). gun. mob ghee. super-colossal. rattleboned. schmotte. mo ghee. creep joint. pipe. hold the glims on. crowd. check. suit up. vine. peaky. round up. See BIG. glitzy. hood. gussied up. get up. bells and . scare up. mob. bug juice. putting on the dog. gabby. rig out. sky parlor. stamping ground. joint. loud. GEAR n. gingerbread. GAZE n. GAMING HOUSE n. go juice. sporty. godfather. thumper. GANG n. splendiferous. screaming. gun moll. beam. dealer. fix up. chirpy. gussied up. figure in. GAPE v. hui (Hawaiian). peaked. in place. GATHERING PLACE n. eyeballs buggin' out like percolator tops. fit out. store. mungo. dud. juice. weeds. creep dive. ethyl. bass ackwards. stuff. drapes. See APPRAISE. chick (WW II. harness (leather. gassy. yacky. heavyweight. rubber. See also SEE. size up. get an eyeful. See TALKATIVE. fish eye. mafioso. gunsel. contraption. biggy. doll up. Army). racketeer. chipper. GARNISH n. drape. splendacious. give the eye. showy. GATE n. 1. whistles. setup. gussy up. feathers. lolloping. digits dealer (numbers). piece man. clambake. size up. thing. rig up. GARBAGE n. GASTROINTESTINAL ORGANS n. feathers. See also PRETENTIOUS. spieler. eye. in-spot. big juice. chewing gum. skin and bones. flap jaw. take in. GARBLED adj. barn. give the eye. outfit. GARAGE n. INDIANA Yellow Air. G-man. lit up like a Christmas tree. guts. deck. innards. button man (Mafia). house. back asswards. superduper. toilet. bust-out joint. rag out. dig it. weeds. stack of bones. full of piss and vinegar. gossipy. trap. GAUNT adj.gear 169 GAME WARDEN n. gun. hell. GARRET n. big mother. bib and tucker. hold the glims on. confab. GATHERING n. soldier. full of beans. powwow. spot. See also HAPPY. putting on the ritz. war councillor. make the scene.

high sign. nautch. infanticipating. See PREGNANT. quim. clean up. hustle.). pussy. See SINCERE. ice. pole. Down South. wangle. perky. joint. the business. 2. up. beaver. threads. hotchee. 1. jigger. brains. pecker. no end. stick. GENIAL adj. cut off one's balls. pink. Dust Bowl. doll. the brains. dange. the Peach State. Army use). good guy. See VAGINA. krauthead. all Derog. blue blood. all heart. good Joe.). hung like a bull. purse. stink with. jack. tootsie roll. glass (imitation). promote. pennyweight.. trump. brain. expecting. GELD v. peter. jazz. don't bend the nervous pudding. softie. real people. upbeat. GEORGIAN n. tame. 1. meat. fixed. kosher. GENTLE adj. cool. handle with care. the stuff. unisex. GENITALIA. nuts and bolts. aplenty. Santa Claus. Happy. shiksa (Fern. the goods. Borscht Belt. clam. Snow Belt. GELATIN n. the Old Country. pinga (Sp. quiff. TESTICLES. twat. futy. joint. the Y. cunny. gash. the right stuff. ding. puka. GENEROSITY n. pennyweight. West. dong. silk stocking. alter. clay eater. dime a dozen. good egg. heart in the right place. shaf. hickey. dick. the islands. pussycat. dick. tool box. dang. shaft. chipper. prince of a person. GERMAN n. the plague. body language. GENTLY adv. GENITALIA n. bug. crack. ass. bishop. junk jewelry. short-arm inspection (general or relaxed penis. white meat. tool. gadgets. knocked up. East. Down East. headlight. stick. prick. GET v. bucket head. honey pot. shlong. good Joe. booboos. rocksy. dummy. GESTURE n. cunt. dingus. See PLENTY. stones. joy knob. fur. the Y. jock. purse.). putz. pecker.). turner. hung (big). altered. deballed. upper cruster. shlong. the Mountains. goyim (pi. GELDED adj. trim. GENIUS n. ice. shegets (M. orig. the real McCoy. Brahmin. up front. sparkler. goldmine. roxy. middle leg. deball. prick. crack. heart. Bible Belt. West Coast. GEM n. GERMANE adj. snapping pussy. laid back. hardware. Seaside. a girl's best friend. See CHEERFUL. See PENIS. gigi. ace of spades. arm. jellyroll. fix. box. snake. duds. have a bun in the oven. ace. long-arm inspection (erect penis). 2. head. in the family way. mink. snatch. sunny. GENITALIA. tool. See APPLICABLE. on target. solid south. Down Under. thing. be big. quiff. grab. cootie. dork. sausage (soldier) (all Derog. piccolo. Mr. nookie. give one the shirt off one's back. score. G. sunny side up. hung like a rabbit (all Obsc). twelge. instrument. GEAR SHIFT n. privates. hole. notch. See also INTELLIGENCE. that's the idea. one-eyed monster. lace curtain. fruit cup. Heinie. goober grabber. fireplace. kosher. deep South. muff. on the nose. basket. GENERAL MANAGER n. schmuck. short-arm drill. GENITAL INSPECTION n. Cape Horn. cookie. do jigger. what it takes. Boche. Down Home. GENTILE n. legit. Little Mary Sunshine. pup. the shore. high. cock. rock candy. glass. creeping crud. the Old South. that's the ticket. bicho.). sauerkraut. dork. swell. crud. jellyroll. hung (big). thing. See ARISTOCRAT. cash in on. merchandise. schatzi. nice guy. the Carolinas. Sun Belt. togs. bearded clam. meat. See also CLOTHING. mellow. twenty-four carat. corky. knob. whiz kid. the lower forty-eight. short arm. oven. cunt. genuine article. right on. slash. galore. chacha. chocha. clear. chirpy. FEMALE n. GENTLEMAN n. jing jang. quim. trim. GEOGRAPHIC DESIGNATIONS Coast. parlay. GENEROUS adj. Overseas. Little Merry Sunshine. GEMS n. snapper. fag. for real. machinery. what's going around. . the beach. rags. equipment. on the button. sparklers. brick. snag. cracked ice. big. glad rags. cabbagehead. spark. Jerry. GEOLOGIST n. cabbage. kraut. rock. pencil. skin flute. cuzzy. private parts. schmeckel. quiz kid. dark meat. upper. have a cake in the oven. the Valley. jang. works. snowball. WASP. schanzi (girl). snatch. hole. pick up. righteous. GESTATION n. joy-stick. wang. pussy. hung like a chicken. GERM n. pego. soft touch. legit. moving parts. meat whistle.M. bone. machine. parts. open. gun. GENUINE adj. receiving set. pretzel. coffee shop. GENDERLESS adj. goy. one-eyed wonder. East Coast. ying-yang. doodle. sand smeller. jing-jang. expecting a blessed event. heart. have a heart. peter. banana. jelly roll. loose.170 gear shift toggery. MALE n. Simple Simon. pud. family jewels. Wild West. rod. worm. beaver. one's business. wang. piece. GEORGIA the Empire State of the South. muff. twat. stout fellow. no end in sight. moneymaker. the Panhandle. the Walley (San Fernando). meat. root. weenie. muffin. See also MAN. blessed eventing. schwantz. business. divining rod. love muscle. apparatus. poontang. Christmas. rod of love. tail. cock. rocks. bighearted. love muscle. box. staff.

eatin' stuff (Obsc). have the goods. love bird. make it big. weed. hand over. humongous. ten. got it. cunt. ante up. lady-killer. pigeon. parting shot. baby. hammer. mungo. post. giveaway (often prize). mouse. little missy. snap up. (Obsc). leg show. dump. whistle bait. witch. bottom line. jane. floating on air. hot patootie. mini skirt. hant. home cooking. put something in the pot. woozy. cover. gash. oyster. meat. See LADIES' MAN. chicklet. haunt. take the oath. heavy cake. muff. jab. strip joint. kitten. See ABANDON. scat. missy. old lady. bail out. T and A. cou. Schneider. make a killing. spook. kipe. chicken out. things that go bump in the night. kitty. stuff. have a bump for. eyeball. rocky. gunpowder. give away the store. come across with. GLAD adj. import. feather one's nest. shine in. sugar daddy. butterfly. jiggle. gift with. goodie. companion. she-she. candy kid. have plenty on the ball. quasar. babe. ginch. pussy patrol gubble. corral. swipe. drift. doll. fancy Dan. GLADIOLA n. See BEAUTIFUL. backer. the glad eye. GIDDY adj. cock teaser. take up. brickbat. panther piss. walk out on. sugar. big moment. gaunch. come down with. stone marten (beautiful). buckle under. GLAMOROUS adj. have it on the ball. frail. flame. a circus. See also DONATION. sugar bowl. cake. animal magnetism. gun. chick. punch line. dishy. San Quentin quail. make hay. See INTELLIGENT. lump. cupcake. sweeten the kitty. nuts and bolts. pike. latch on to. bad eye. sugar-wooga. gash (unexpected). back down. bag. jump steady. boss. drop. ace. hand out. kiddo. nifty. constant companion. slant. gidget. have the smarts. sweet mama. chip in. biscuit. feed the kitty. tickled to death. scary. slip. access. faloosie. do one's part. fancy man. frail eel. monstro. make a buy. Santa Claus. talk. comeback. whale of a. boost (all steal). write-off. shine at. glamour girl. snoff. body and soul. a lot of nifty. double GIBE n. pussy. look like a million. GIGANTIC adj. get hold of. lock up. give up. glom onto. fold. 10. CT(all Obsc). the way of it. capture (computer data). dog. blade. blah blah. point. GIGOLO n. put up or shut up. rack up. come through. pigmeat. build up. bun duster. cop. whaling. gifting. bathtub gin. GIRLFRIEND n. blitz. frill. See also SURRENDER. slam.. spook. drop-dead gorgeous. spring chicken. jigglywiggly. blow one's self to. jelly roll. jail bait. square broad. stake. topless. wren. GIVE v. package. class act. buy into. razzle-dazzle. panther. cub. make a good thing of. skirt. G. tits and ass. light-headed. come down with the needful. wash one's hands of. floozy. fork over. See HAPPY. poke out. classis chassis. mama. kissing cousin. nub. dig. tickled. cow (fat). super-duper. gift. gross. heart. gussie mollie (not common). gimme. nub. duke. burleque. jumbo. bird. main queen. total babe. slip. crock. li'l mama. fairy godmother. crack. hag. star GIRL n. dirty dig. humungous. supercolossal. ace lane. get it up. GIFTED adj. buy off. glad. rank out. sugar pie. stake. patootie. drooly. chick. glom. get one's hands on. get it on the line. kick in. mitzvah. shell out. gumdrop. gadget. pleased as Punch. broad. bubbleheaded. sweet patootie. GIN RUMMY TERMS laydown. cutie. buy out. mad. look-see. go. baby. GLANCE n. gaga. throw. score. put down. heavy hitter. put out. line one's nest. put a buck ones way. twist. cave in. sis. jerry. pull out. geneva. gash hound (Obsc). give in. GHOSTWRITER n. canary. GIN n. GIFT n. ghost. classy chassy. helping hand. GIRL WATCH v. punchy. GIRLIE SHOW n. pass it on over. hot. wench. swivel. GIVER n. moby. put up. tickled pink. ubble gubble. blimp. pass the hat. sweetie. hip chick. josan (Korean war). hand. corn bread. build. Gordon water (not common). maxed out (political limit). babe. jill. run with the ball. pony up. lamp. yuppie (young urban professional). spookish. dish out. cakie. scope the local units. rib. flash. angel. floogy. cheese. destroyer (beautiful). GLAMOUR n. nitty gritty. kid. name of the game. hopped up. stone fox.F. sweat. foxy. mort. lady bountiful. See also DIZZY. couzie. tomboy. harebrained. GHOST n. sweeten the pot. GIVE UP v. heifer. bunny. lobo (ugly).glance 171 scare up. bobbysoxer. hotshot. piece. cry uncle. gin. buy up. frame dame. righteous. GIBBERISH n. phenom. jellybean. up. spooky. throw in the towel. squeeze. squab. can't complain. handout. stone. . white. beast. tomato. armpiece. come across. biddie. catch. GHOSTLY adj. mott. battle. bubble gum rocker. hellcat. filly. haint. a GIST n. quality. main squeeze. see. juniper juice. queen. make a haul. baggage. turtle dove. plunk down. bush. See BIG. nature of the beast. drop like a hot potato. gander. big mother. hamma. boytoy. hinge. get it on. baby cake. baby doll. teenybopper. slaphappy. plank down. bow out. fork out.

shades. gobble. truck on out. take the air. cut ass. peel rubber. Split. shove. real estate. GLIB adj. stay out of one's face. gooey. I'm outta here. fast talker. take a powder. bail out. full up. drag it. check it out. truck. scorf down. pony. ship out. glim. gabbo. flake off. beat it. low. eat one's head off. GO v. fade. dedomicile. jump up. lamp. gook. googs. bop glasses. get out of one's sight. do a slow burn. burn out. flash. four eyes. mini specs. bad eye. GLORIFY v. spieler. hotfoot. blow this pop stand. highball. pig. hee haw. hike up. run like a scared rabbit. take a gander. slurp. take gypsy leave. tear off. leave high and dry. get a load of. take a hinge.B. skidaddle. flake out. gift of gab. knock off. GLOSS v. take in. dig out. give with the eyes. quit the scene. amscray. eyeball. gunk. push out. storm out. bug off. shove in one's clutch. skidoodle. blimp out. percolate. flash. hit the trail. eat like a horse. eyeball inspection. drag one's freight. windows. walk out on. whitewash. bolt. tool along. cloud up and rain on one. jump off. chomp. glims. in the dumper. get off the dime. dimmer. jigger. head for the barn (home). hit the bricks. pull one's freight. dust. up to here in. GLOAT v. GLJSSANDO n. fade out. put it to the wind. leg it out of here. scarf out. greedygut. hop off. glitz. GLARE v. goonk. flashy. jack up. stagger along. GLASSES n. step it. take off like a big ass bird. dispose of. cop a broom. GNAT n. sun specs. ease on out. buzz off. scratch gravel. tool. scarf. spaceship Earth. rub one's nose in. toddle along. git. flap jaw. get a hinge. gulp. skip out. GLUE n. nip. up stakes. up to one's ass in. check it out. hop it. scream. dog eye. cut loose. GLUTTED adj. haul ass. hike. cheese it. sus-specs. See MELANCHOLY. snifter. let the doorknob hit you. scramble. kick out. get an eyeful. collar a broom. light out. barge out. slick. See also SEE. in the dumps. pelican. fly the coop. take off like a B. blue. wolf down. do oneself proud. hip pocket. give it a thumb check. nix out. getaway with. down in the mouth. chow down. lick one's chops. pipe. make tracks. cut out. time to book. heel. flash. sashay off. breeze. play on down. eyeball. GLUTTON n. check out. pill. GNAW v. GLITTER n. soft-pedal. specs. gander. gross out. do a fade. pike. no see um. catch out. got the blue devils.A. clear out. take GLIMPSE n. stickum. get a load of. tear out. tick. vamoose. fuck off. act the lion tamer. blow. ease out. skin out. fresser. swoop. flash. drift away. book. GLIDE v. take in. GLOOMY adj. leave flat. screw. fling a fang into. coming out of one's ears. take a hinge. get git. peepers. chaw. glitzy. get to steppin'. hat up. look-see. dragged. hang crepe. gunk. glom. pipe. absquatulate. bellygod. cut and run. be getting along. get the hell out. showy. dispatch. hightail. hefty eater. See also EAT. put up. GLUM adj. wolf. nip off. sad sacky. dog it. butt out. eyeball. run out. show. gooky. slough. blow away. make a hog of oneself. GLASS n. blast off. flip. duck out. in the doleful dumps. make a break for it. get the lead out. blue funk. foodie. gummy. GLITTERY adj. give with the eyes. haul one's freight. ankle. quit cold. ditch. drift. take off in a cloud. give one the eye. walk out. munch out. pellet. wing it. See SEE. See SEE. dirty look. GLARE n. zap. nippers. move out. kick off.. See MELANCHOLY. eye. drift away. pig out. skidoo. take a walk. gummy. fly the coop. scarf back. bad eye. get lost. dog eye. burn rubber. make a pig of oneself. get a hinge. all jaw. mask (sun). look daggers. slant. pig down. GLOBE n. in a blue funk. phase out. See also EXAGGERATE. ooze out. bolt down. gloppy. hinge. skate. gobble down. snake out. boo out. boogie. zap. shove off. mean scorfer. take off in a cloud of sour owl shit. frames. trot along. boost. gulp down. GLEAM n. See TALKATIVE. apple. smear. leg. get an eyeful. slam off. have to see a man about a dog. get. light. tinsel. take off. scooch. make it. pull up stakes. peel out. . ball the jack. hog. skip. munch. slide. roll. put on a pedestal. bop off. grannies. smooth along. GLOVE COMPARTMENT n. give one the eye. greedyguts. horse laugh. time to bail. spit. pull out. take a run out powder. bug out. swivel. run out on. bat an eye at. walk. GLUTINOUS adj. punkie. flash. hit the road. eat out of house and home. packed. down in the dumps. glitz. bad eye. do a vanishing act. See FULL. give one the horse laugh. fog. light off. powder. bow out. professor (wearer). drift. cheaters. scarf down. blow the joint. scat. push off. See FROWN. goggles. eye. sphere. plow ahead. rims. duck. kiss good-bye.172 glance GLANCE v. I'm history. take a gander. bag ass. big blue marble. build up. gun. scram. skedaddale. husky eater. globby. the glad eye. cover up. sniff a powder. put away. opt out. big hot-air artist. eat a worm. lousy with. show. buzz along. get away. make oneself scarce. See also SUN GLASSES. bottle up and go. drag. bat an eye at. punky. get going. give one a dirty look. perk. ease on. zappy. duck and run. GLUTTONIZE v. pork out. fade away. gum. exfiltrate. smooth operator. smooth. GLIMPSE v. cruise.

push off. up to snuff. sidehiller (putt along the slope). up (he was 3 up on Watson). lay up (intentionally short). hole out (finish a hole). be good. down the rathole. neato. GONADS n. fire up. have a nice day. not too shabby. back door (putt). take a hike. 10. goodie. pop in. old clap. lookin' chilly (Bl. git. Nassau (type of wager). GONG n. . real down.good-natured French leave. happy landing. bad. split. rub of the green (grain). Lordy. cherry. zero. points. ta ta. dig ya later. I'm outta here. make tracks. goody two-shoes. up to the mark. break in. let off. ten.). righthanded player). out. GOLF SCORE halve (tie). you're excused. ABSCOND. See also PARDONED. dried up. ace in. billy goat. Jesus freak. pushover (player). down the drain. family jewels. later. barge in. eagle (2 under par). lulu (painful case). hit the bricks. surgical mission (precise target). 173 right). softie. lam. nasty. GONORRHEA n. brassie. gut hammer. amscray. mosey along. some (that's some doll). put up to. approach shot. got a birdie). keep the faith baby. stick. ace (hole in one). candy ass. hammer head clap. dormie (strokes ahead equal to the holes yet to play). GOLD n. cherro. bust in. Head Knock. Nice Guy. goalie. cheerio. allow for slope). go A. don't take any wooden nickels. goody. diamonds. GO IN v. see you. dub. ciao. cheat sheet (course plan and yardage chart). olive oil. access. take it on the lam. old dose (neglected case). banana ball (slice). duck hook (low). GOLF STROKE n. Jesus lover. get lost. baffy. home hole (final hole). fuck off. away (ball farthest from hole). I'm history. yellow stuff. stay out of my face. rad. goose. righteous. COMMAND v. hole out. come. See PARTmitzvah (Yid. GOOD-BYE interj. bogey (one stroke over par). 2. key up. sink. get. niblick. get off. see ya. hammer (usually iron triangle). eighty-eights. eighty-eights.. hit the road Jack. sclaff (divot digger). good hunting. mosey off. doin' a hundred. good scout. D.O. buzz off.). GO FREE v. bunkered (in a hazard). birdie (one stroke under par. make yourself scarce. social disease. slice (ball hit to GOOD DEED n. scat. short game (approach and putt). good looker. dub (hit poorly). sound. peace. butt out. lie (ball location). spark. hook (ball hit to left. GOD n. goose up. it's been real. See also NICE. come breezing in.. GOOD-LOOKING adj. mulligan (extra shot. scratch player (plays at par). take a walk. walk. get away with murder. prairie. toodleoo. bye bye. batting a thousand. GOAT n. down the spout.W. caught a cold. wail. See also BEARD. handsome thing. GOATEE n. FO. kiss [something] good-bye. shove. See also VIRTUOUS. on your way. carry (distance). GOOD-BYE n. looker. take it easy. anchor man. ballocks. Christian. marshmallow. scoutmaster. GOAD v. head cold. uncounted). GOLF COURSE n. foozle (clumsy). the drip. mooch in. Man Upstairs. GOOD-NATURED adj. penetrate. double bogey (2 over par). take a powder. bueno. nanny. hole (hole one). Jasper. Holy Joe. make like a tree and leave. swan song. blue balls. duffer. fat. GO. see you in church. go chase yourself. Adonis. rim (the ball rimmed the hole and didn't drop). blind hole. See PRAISEWORTHY. gnarly. dust. so long. clear out. rabbit (pro golf qualifier). GOOD adj. fat (wide part of green). tall dark and handsome. See also DEAD. front nine. wood. goody-goody. pretty boy. Mr. burn.). knee bender. bag. go over the side. GOLF CLUB BAR ROOM n. down. scoot. cajones. vamoose. blow. Dad. GOALn. blast (from sand). chow. flavor (Bl. trigger. flake off. come busting in. get outta here. picked up a nail. got religion. rocks. see you later alligator. making brownie GOLF CLUB n. dose. borrow (putt. dose of clap. drooly. gool. See BEAUTIFUL. 1. holeable. picked up something. beat it. let go. come barging in. sandie (out of the trap in one). Mary. bag ass. GODLY adj. organic. go chase yourself. explosion shot. born again. up to speed. work up. take care. See also DIE. thirty for now. scram. skedaddle. old Joe. petered out. pissing razor blades. bye now. iron. ears. up anchor. dreamboat. cheese it. way rad. See STIMULATE. balls. abyssinia. breeze in. bunker. go over the fence. dishy. egg on. gimme (short putt). clap. bug out. down the tube. claps. read the green. fall between the cracks. breezy. phat chick. that's thirty. mosey. shovel sticks. the whites. yip (bad putt). nuts. turn on. punk. get the hell out. get on your horse. way. screw. good-byee. V. ING. back nine.L. lover boy. dogleg. some kind of. GONE adj. beat the rap. nanny goat. teriff. nineteenth hole. hooker (inferior player). billy. work up into a lather. ground zero. bug off. go over the hill. blow in. go peddle your papers. pez. waggle (she waggled the club to relax). out the window. shove off. GOALTENDER n. boo boos. basket. chippie (approach shot that drops into hole). GOLF TERMS creep (slow round).

GORGEOUS adj. See OVERCHARGE. see you in dreamland. jammed. stuff. gramps. ball. pig down. D. squeeze. chew the fat. flick it. mean scorfer. GOODS n. MICHIGAN Chair City. night. glom onto. payola. with a skinful. wolf. smashing. panic. head. blimp out. ear loft. put the snare on. eat like a horse. GOSSIP v. dispose of. eat out of house and home. bend one's ear. knock one's eyes out. post doc. C: hook. take in a movie. with a bellyful. public till. bleed white. boss. sleaze monger. the right side of. padding. get one's fingers on. hefty eater. corral. See also EXECUTIVE. magnif. E: eagle. pork out. GOVERN v. flimflammer. duck GOOSEFLESH n. make pay through the nose. granddaddy. rat fuck. feds. grandpapa. hog. USA. GOVERNOR n. hold up. chow down. bag. See also ARREST. pork barrel. two left feet. satch. schmoose. sweet dreams. cut up. five-pointer (high). PROTECTION MONEY. catty. bolt down. get one's hands on. GRAND RAPIDS. munch out. the juice man. on the take. upper cruster. pork out. GRANDFATHER n. slime. snatch. bad-mouth. page-oner. GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEE n. public trough. grandpa. See CLUMSY. See BEAUTIFUL. fleece. eat one's head off. B: three-pointer. swell. lace curtain. gasser. GOOD TIME n. cut one into little pieces. blowup. gobble down. high old the good side of. GOSSIPY adj. pull the strings. snag. gate-mouth. fuck over. A: ace. clunky. make a pig of oneself. stunning. hook. sting. scarf back. clothesline. back-fence talk. klutzy. public crib. grad. bellygod. BIG. 10. screw. bolt. goose bumps. flubdub. gramp. pig. dish the dirt. swell. talk. nifty. the goods. super-duper. something else. wire. stuffed to the gills. alphabet soup. fed to the teeth. busybody. gross out. feds. dynamite. earful. whispering campaign. fed to the gills. eat like a horse. bumps. GO TO THE MOVIES v. gobble. Ginnie Mae. GRADUATE SCHOOL n. See also TALKATIVE. gramper. put the snatch on. pig out. soak. headman. bibful. fresser. fab. beat one's gums. hot wire. See EAT. scuttlebutt. out of this world. latrine rumor. GOVERNMENT NATIONAL MORTGAGE ASSOCIATION n. bat the chat. GOVERNMENT AGENCIES n. greedygut. super. nail. be in the drivers seat. greedyguts. D: dog. foxy. glom. nab. lulu. man-sized. tattletale. rap. fed up. Washington. nighty-night. do oneself proud. cut one up and down. old man. F: fade (low or failing). See also DIGNIFIED. GOVERNMENT n. four-pointer. payoff money. wiggle-waggle. yenta (Yid. granther. run the show. ten. put the glom on. granddada. GRANDEE n. GOODWILL n. Uncle Sam. windbag. scorfdown. under the table. GOVERNMENT AGENCY Fed. chew. material. tabby. bat one's gums. gayola. hat. windy. ear dust. skimming. grad school. centerfold. US. doozie. vanilla. GOURMANDIZE v. unreal. GOURMAND n. big-mouthed. ear duster. clap hands on. pig out. glahm. GRAFT n. back-fence gossip. grandpappy. put away. scarf out. jam packed. run things. the Feds. jive (gaudy). payoff. seconds (flawed). See IMPRESSIVE. stick. gabby. grad. gulp. grandpap. hash. collar. the digger. guv. rattle on. ). packed. two left hands. grampa. cut one into ribbons. fuck. GOVERNMENT FUNDS n. skin. GOOD NIGHT interj. land. See also BRIBE. run. head. doc. old grad. GRADE n. GORGE v. drugola. the Feds. drop-dead gorgeous. make a hog of oneself.. schmoozle. gatemouth. bang-up. blue blood. See also EAT. Big Brother. easy on the eyes. marvy. scarf back. clodhopper. call the signals. solid gold. all jaw. bleed. GRAFTER n. turn off the light and don't let the bedbugs bite.C. pig down. wolf down. glaum. stone fox. goose pimples. gam. GOSSIP n. scarf down. grapevine. the Union. leak. load of wind. dirty linen. husky eater. gross out. evil. blast. 10. pelican. juice. pip. dream puss. silk stocking. polly. Fed. head up. spiffy. gassy. gramfer. GRADUATE n. flag. getaway with. full up. granddad. call the shots. scarf. stone. See MANAGE. clip. the mighty dome.174 good night dispatch. GOUGE v. GRAND adj. foodie. picnic. GRAB v. GORGED adj. dirty wash. galoot. bat the breeze. GRADUATE STUDENT n. blimp out. flunk. GOSSIPER n. boodle. GRACELESS adj. alum. dish. head rush. beaut. gulp down. Big Brother. gobble. . ten. shake. time. Brownie point. make a pig of oneself. oil. with a snootful.

kick. handout. gonest. come through. poke out. grease job. come around. give one the glad eye. jelly. WISCONSIN Title Town. sure shock. downhill. give the nod. perks. collar. the green deck. pushing up daisies. no bird terdin'. kicks. cold storage. give with. just name it. star. grannam. tickled to death. dust bin. no more room. Limeyland. tip. See UNDERSTAND. put the snatch on. GRASP v. rat fuck. big talk. 2. go along with. give one the key to the city. gift with. the gimmies. hit. GRAVE n. gilt-edged. GRAVEYARD n. lie down and roll over for. boneyard. GREAT FALLS. grabby. cool. I'll drink to that. a somebody. MONTANA High Water. tumble. GRANDIOSE adj. gunk. sign on. whistle for. humongous. fab. mellow. what's coming down? what's the skinny? See HELLO. a blow. See CELEBRITY. Tight Little Island. hits the bull's-eye. for love. make. waffle iron. bad. marble orchard. monster. hat. terrible. grandma. old woman. you got it. latch on. tits. ciao. wild. cue. freebie. lion. champ. strictly business. high five. gonest. hit the spot. goop. on cloud nine. have no kick coming. what's happenin'?. 1. fed to the teeth. cold storage. poligot. heavy. planted. flag. give in. out of this world. See also ALLOW. cool. ice. shoulder. get it on. John Bull. pass on. flash. give away the store. greedyguts. super duper. button. hundred proof. six. what's going down?. globby. granmam. jumbo. GRANT v. get off on. showy. hoppergrass. G R E E N W I C H M E A N T I M E n. blow wise. GREETING interj. serious jelly. purple. glom onto. See SATISFY. make a hit. GREAT BRITAIN Blighty. dunk sauce. car coat. See also EXCELLENT. hopper. glop. corral. See EXCELLENT. lagniappe. big-eye. grandmaw. monstro. flop. sweetener. bag. get off. drop. GRAVE-ROBBING n. bus ride. highball. nervous. GRASSHOPPER n. out of sight. fringe benefit. heavy. get off. put out. cold sober. gammer. greaseball. gooey. See also BEST. GREETING n. grease the wheels. zulu. zero cool. GRATUITY n. zukes. 1. bless. like dynamite. benny. gammy. sure thing. GRAPEFRUIT n. GREATCOAT n. like you say. See also MAGNIFICENT. hi. palm oil. no shit. grabby. bitchin'. GRAVE adj. nanny. body-snatching. on the house. GRATIFIED adj. GREAT adj. gimme some skin. get. See SURRENDER. snag. daisy. G M T GREET v. serious shit. major league. Annie Oakley. gippo. lush. yes one. shake on. goo. I hear you. GRATIFICATION n. pick up. lube. hey. a little slack. granny. a little somethin'. hits the spot. Albion. GRAVY n. fine and mellow. do the trick. velvet. gravy. bone factory. fill the bill. sober as a judge. give one a flop. catch on. snootful. hellacious. glom. put the snare on. you got it. free ride. serious talk. gift. cuffo. GREED n. See BIG. 1. rumble. 2. G R E E N BAY. GREATEST adj. in seventh heaven. just what the doctor ordered. GRATIFYING adj. not crack a smile. stuffed to the gills. 1. splendiferous. GREASE v. A number one. kicks. aces. hook. GRATIFY v. somethin'. glahm. whistle down. land. schmear. slick on. gyppo. GRATING n. tickled pink. GRASS n. hit the spot. purple. gimme ten. balls out. put the glom on. brutal. boss. GREEDY adj. heavy number. See HAPPY. splendacious. goopy. big mama. one way (5 or 10 cent). grandmammy. get one's jollies. stake. thumbs up. a little something to sweeten the pot. binny. superstar. tumble. stone. deadpan. Flash Gordon. come across. cannonball. GRANDMOTHER n. perk. nana. See GIVE. meaningful. pleased as Punch. jibe. bone orchard. glob. moby. goodies. gifting. roll out the red carpet. murder. humungous. rug. grammy. gloppy. lump. get the hang of it. salve. Merry Old. get the picture. high falutin'. bellyful. skinful. 2. subway. marble town. mostest. GREASING n. sign off on. lube. mess. grease. gop. baaadest. thanks I needed that. 2. GREEK n. makes it. fed to the gills. deep six. for kicks. horse blanket. howdy. headstone city. gramma. GRATIFIES v. . carpet. snatch.greeting 175 GRANDILOQUENCE n. six feet under. high flown. gimme five. give out. mister big. mister big shot. Benjamin. 3. give one five. give one the glad hand. 4. highball. See FREE. tall talk. glaum. tough. chip. nab. GRATIS adj. big league. nail. mungo. GRANT n. get off on. 3. cold. scores. grandmama. toke (gambling). get one's kicks. See SERIOUS. give one a toss. mega-gnarly. slick.

bug up one's nose. sugar and spice. put through the mill. grid. lick into shape. hash or stew).). grody. coming from nowhere. cahcah. yell. roar. GROUCH n. fall over. eat crow.). eat dirt. GRIEF n. GROOMED adj. slotted. gang shag. flack. See also SOCIGROPE v. mix. ax to grind. 2. made up out of whole cloth. put through the grind. bug. crew. vanilla and chocolate (one black. 2. outfit. ABC's. GRILL v.S. GROUND n. all Obsc). the boys. bullshit. See QUESTION. flapjack. ring. lick ass. slaphappy. bunch. yoot (teenage). GRIPPE n. wheat. yucky. the gripes. flu. GROUPING n. GRIEVE v. set. holler. put through the third degree. blast. combo. put on the grill. shape up. GROGGY adj. mug. keister. GRIN v. clean. just talk. gospel. one white customer. off base. grody to the max. dust. valpack. See also ASSOCIATION. b u r g e r . nuts and bolts. stooge. ready. cheap. GROVEL v. saddle blankets. bellyache. cockeyed. hook up. See also SLEEPY. GRIP v. hotcake. apple. nail. get down. clean up the kitchen (order for hamburger. GRENADE KILLING n. See FACTS. raunchy. hang crepe. ABLE. hang out. grin from ear to ear. flowered. crowd. take on. the numbers. roast. GRIMACE v. See FLOUNDER. talking through one's hat. pool. glom onto. GROUP v. GREYHOUND BUS n. vanilla chocolate and pecan (interracial). beef. GROTESQUE adj. ready. gang. tire patch. daily grind. brown bucks. gang bang. white meat turkey on pumpernickel (two black prostitutes. chewed fine. tsuris (Yid. cheeseburger. beef squad (union toughs). S. punchy. GRIMY adj. put the pressure on. debs (girl gang members). troops. one white prostitute. troupe. 1. same old shit. tie up. group grope. made up. GROUP SEX n. pain. GROSS adj. mishmash. make the scene. gross. sick. sing the blues. smoking gun (crucial). whole schmear. UGLY.176 gregarious GREGARIOUS adj. ashram. 1. See also PREPARE. . groupie. clan. get one's fingers on. grin like a Cheshire cat. blanket. take it big. round up. Wimpy. carry on. crush. sleazy. GROOM v. insiders. make a face. dreck. collision mat (WW II). bonehead into it. See BAD.O. grody. bug up ones ass. superburger. a hoo-ha. howl. gang around. manhole cover. weird. get down to brass tacks. family. circle. gook. Chicago overcoat. prepped. zoo. ones slot. big stink. rip. the hound. See TRAIN. the boys uptown. out of it. See also DISTRESS. who sez?. GRIP n. See VULGAR. GROOVE n. potato masher. gross. sleazy. grind. tie in tie up. pull a train. beginners. heartache. kludge (parts). gang up. old sod. cry me a river. clubby. GROUP AGAINST SMOKE AND POLLUTION n. poke. crud. GROUNDLESS adj. clutch. get one's hands on. suck ass. GRIME n. crunch. terra firma. party (two prostitutes one customer). clubbable. line up on. field. cockamamie. pain in the neck. a knock. dido. be a yes-man. straight stuff. phumpher. real estate. bootlick. shtick. corral. GRIEVANCE n. kick. rumble. chapter and verse. moresome (three or more). daisy chain. bitch. grouse. mob. tribe. See COMPLAINER. lemon puss. the know. whole shebang. everything but the kitchen sink. you're talkin' like a man with a paper ass. whole nine yards. hurting. nitty-gritty. clout (auto thieves). click. CC (chief complaint). kiss ass. take it hard. bug. combination. eat one's heart out. squawk. circle jerk. dopey. GRISLY adj. See MISERY. pain in the ass. GROUNDS n. GRIDDLE CAKE n. my eye. weirdo. tsuris (Yid. grab. GASP. go over. rat pack. put the screws on. fragging. whole enchilada. the emess. pineapple. scare up. punch. crack a smile. coal and ice. where'd ya get that shit? GROUND MEAT n. rap. clap a hand on. whole ball of wax. tote bag. those one runs with. go at it ass backwards. syndicate. beef b u r g e r . dope. punch-drunk. scuzzy. See WHOLE. gunk. GRENADE n. cruddy. rock bottom. GROUP n. SOS. cookie. bunch up. combo. where's the beef?. flats. suck up to. mixed bag. third degree. stink. woozy. big dog. See MOURN. bottom line. See DAZED. swinging. yes. brass tacks. jiffy bag. prut. meat and potatoes. goods. tie in. weird. GRIDIRON n. blues. prep. one customer).. sked. info. hamburg. gripe. hot air. sourpuss. GRIPE n. loud-mouthed. MISFORTUNE. dog. grin like a Chessy cat. whataya talkin'?.

bouncer. shepherd. no-no's. swallow. snubby. boom stick. cop. GUARD v. sure. pipe. Bolivar. popper. chopper. hike. GRUESOME adj. caught red-handed. take a stab. See DIFFICULT. lap up. spearhead. angel. dirty pool. snug. bitcher. GUIDE n. a lock on. stockade. hog's leg. for damn sure. eyes. company. snub nose. box. git fiddle. GUARANTEE v. also JAIL. tip off. See also FLATTER. grease gun. inhale. GUARD DUTY n. pick up the tab. size up. GRUMRLER n. gagged gat. mushroom. snowball. with a weather eye open. hooligan. 2. sure as shooting. guesstimate. snubnosed automatic. iron. swallow hook line and sinker. go for. belly fiddle. gargle. fer shirr. ing whanger. sick. ass-busting. griper. stonewall. convincer. sissy rod (silencer). smoke wagon. Oscar. quarterback. heater. GRUFF adj. jerry. GROWTH n. mastermind. back. gross. pet peeve. See SPECULATE. crab. pull pages off the calendar. shot in the dark. blue eyed. blaster. lookout. gorm. hot lead. hung up. sidewinder. GUIDEBOOK n. by the numbers. figure. Baedeker. GUN n. with one's eyes peeled. See CERTAINTY. shotgun. easy mark. GRUELING adj. GROW OLD v. gitter. off base. go out on a limb. hunch. gamesmanship. sneaking suspicion. screw. easy. stab in the back. formats. wolf down. bark. See GUARDIAN n. gobble. graveyard watch. sure as the devil. shoot up. Betsy. barker. equalizer. dispose. GROW PLANTS v. roller. sure thing. snappy. hush hush. canojerod. herder. See also UGLY. bite. pop. fleshing out. visiting fireman. double-cross. sucker. GULLIBLE adj. See also EXPAND. GUIDE v. short. bow wow. Chicago piano. shot. rock one back. See also TRICKERY. GUARDED adj. scarf down. gorp. forty-five. buildup. belt. handle with kid gloves. on the lookout. GUILE n. print. boost. housesitter. patsy. GUIDELINES n. swig. lockup. Saturday night special. peashooter. crowd-pleaser (police). Judas kiss. GUESS v. leery. bibles (TV). slim. bird dog. sitter. potato. grody to the max. GULLET n. GUILTY adj. bolt. bible (authoritative book). mark. guzzle. grody. gruesome twosome. mind one's p's and q's. boom boom (WW II). bear insurance. piece. GUARANTEED adj. cosign. stun gun. wide-eyed. GROW v. cover up. fall for. tell tale. spud. be a patsy. artillery. lookout. hack. plunker. cagey. babysitter. go to bat for. stab. alarm clock.gun 177 fall all over. runaround. GUARDHOUSE n. grits. See MANAGE. yoyo. trey-eight. push. git box. tumble for. See also ASSURE. noise tool. snub noser. sicky. stab in the dark. caught with one's hand in the cookie jar. gat. sprawl (urban). sure as God made little green apples. canister. chatterbox. pyramid. zip gun. lock. chaser. smokepole. curry below the knee. brig. hardware. stand up for one. cush. jaboney. shields. GRUEL n. dirty trick. copper-dropper. sign for. roscoe. gauge (shotgun). dispatch. blow. stick. GUESS n. . mahoska. cover. peeve. surefire. bellyacher. for sure. difference. taser (electric shock). caught in the act. be a sucker. dirty work. kowtow. hang (balance). lug. bankroll. dirty dealing. six-gun. See COMPLAINER. persuader. belly gun. GUARANTEE n. sure as death and taxes. guinea's harp (not common). bet your ass. bean shooter. juice. beefing up. yold. GUITARIST n. swallow whole. damned. heavy. tour guide. toss one back. drop (drug). kid oneself. pickle. out of line. bum steer (false). jiboney. hungup with. be taken in. hairy. cover one's ass. grouse. rod. in the ball park. green. by the book. tool. eat up. burp gun (submachine). prod. lay chickie. dirty. up. stake. on ice. ball-park figure. green thumb. scatter gun. mush. sellout. heat. plink plunker. take the bait. take hair off the dog. chapter and verse. one-upsmanship. toy. trigger man. bird dog. patsy. sixshooter. ride shotgun for. have a lock on. GRUDGE n. bet your bottom dollar. 1. business. whanger. GUEST n. guesstimate. sky. bone to pick. alarm clock. sure enough. GUITAR n. out-of-towner. watch. beefer. cry baby. chugalug. roach. pick up the check. works. get behind one. yard bull. GUARD n. weird. biscuit. lead-pipe cinch. str- goozle. lead. speaker. bugster. grubstake. upping. dumb gat. cannon. GULP v. wolf. for a fact. git. smoking gun. put mileage on. swabble. crank. clink. stick. See CERTAIN. tour. take a shot. deuce-deuce. trailblaze. mister speaker. snippy. for a fact Jack. See SWALLOW. have a handle on.

whoop it up for. rodded up. GYNECOLOGIST n. GYPSY n. trigger man. bloomers. carry GUNNER n. lugging iron.178 gun. sweatshop. hit man. packed. gym. shoot-out. rave. GUNFIGHT n. GUN. gunplay. jip (1890. toting a gun. carry the difference. GUSH v.). bubbling over. fall all over one. pack a heater. take on over. . GUSHY adj. make a to-do over. GYMNASIUM n. gat up. war. fingersmith. lug a rod. blaster. all over one. GUNMAN n. trigger. spa. shootemup. go on about. shoot-out. See KILLER. give one the heat. fireworks. GUNFIRE n. GYMNASTICS n. gunplay. Fourth of July. totin'. carrying. Obs. equalized. heeled up. gunsel. pack heat. piece man. well heeled. fireworks. heeled. give one the heat. GUN COVER n. pack a rod. health club. lug. shootemup. guns. tumbling. gym. fireworks. wired. CARRY v. carry on over. raghead. gyp. carry iron. heat. heat. GUNPLAY n. packing a gun. shoot-out. shootist. loaded.

H H n. HALLUCINATE v. trip. egghead. head trip. mind-blowing. flattop. See also street people. old hat. See also HAIRSTYLES. natural. wrapped tight. give one the glad hand. HALF adj. duck's ass. HABITUÉS OF THE STREET n. punk. cut. fit as a fiddle. oofus. conk (Bl. greasy grind. rat's nest (1950s). run of the mill. gunk. ponytail. same old shit. chilibowl. HALE adj. get ones head scratched. HAIRDRESSER n. alive and kicking. go on a trip. 1. one's bag. HAIRCUT v. crewcut. HAIRCUT n. shoulder. the other place. headache band. mind bender. spikey. glop. bandhouse clip. double-o. middle of the road. sound as a dollar. pez. California. Isfro. afro. made (straightened. HABITAT n. D. baldy (Army). dicker. devil's grandmother. old chestnut. blow one's mind. HAIRSTYLIST n. skinhead. digs. Unisex: punk. goonk. Caesar. hair bender. pomp (WWII). dreadlocks. HALLUCINOGENIC adj. whistle down. globby. monkey. flag. get ones ears raised. hokey. HALLUCINATING v. Women's: do. flattop. poodle cut.). curly. give one a flop. afro. butch. nappy (kinky). Caesar. pachuco. hear it for. fried. HALF-WIT n. bandhouse clip. den. pink elephants. pixie. slap in the middle. continental. gamin. grind. eggbeater. frizzies (split ends). goopy. pachuco. 2. give one a toss. fro. tumble. 179 . cue ball. HABITUAL adj. HACKSAW n. Bl.. glob. roach. See TRITE. turf. HALLUCINATION n. cave. high hair. deal. monkey on one's back. corny. beehive. brushcut. naps. mohawk. razor cut. ducktail. territory. grass. crew. fuzz cut. See also HELLO. continental. See ACCLAIM. See HOUSE. Jewfro. crib. halvies. pipe dream. Detroit. get one's rug beat. fifty-fifty. hook. feather cut. pixie cut. skinhead. daily grind. CUSTOMARY. shot. kick. baldy (Army). pad. home plate. hell. righteous moss. English. mind-bending. scone tail. D. cueball (just had a haircut). head-tripping. See NEIGHBORHOOD. smack dab in the middle. roach. hole. HALL n. hood. into. highball. mohawk. pointyhead. 2. hairdo. slickum. HAIRLESS adj. halfway in the middle. HABIT n. regular. gook. familiar tune. English. jerk. pageboy. hang-up. goo. ducktail. bald as an eagle. butch. Detroit. feather cut. HAIR n. half and half. load of hay (long). freak out. dreadlocks. See NEGOTIATE. fro. out to lunch. seeing little men who aren't there. Jones. smack in the middle. whistle for. gooey. fuzz cut. HACKNEYED adj. trip. hotel. numbnut. chilibowl. streaked. grubstreet. natural. groove. duck's ass. wig. hammer out a deal. horse tail. four-letter man (dumb). poodle cut. tripe. wool. punk. holler out. condo. stomping ground. even-steven. skell. in the pink. mind-blower. See HEALTHY. hondle. See STUPID. gloppy. California. 1. axle grease. HACK n. hack out a deal. blow dry. bald as an egg. plump in the middle. yawp.A. cueball (just had a haircut). righteous moss. work out a deal. Jew down (Derog. squat pad. yoo hoo. over the hill. work-horse. bald as a coot.). crew. bums.. crewcut. thing. gooky. holler. HAIL v. Italian cut. hair bender. Men's: trim. tripping. head trip. briar. dumdum. dork.A. HADES n. betwixt and between. goup. rattlebrain. loser. mow the lawn. razor cut. Navajo. Elvis. HALFWAY adj. Navajo. HAIRSTYLE n. pink elephants. 3. See also ROUTINE. lamebrain. make a deal. HAIRDRESSING n. old saw. SOS. lunchie. goop. box. domi. cut. over the hump. flag down. baldy. flop. down there. 2. grind. HAGGLE v. give one the glad eye. neck of the woods. punk wave. halvers. how. hot spot. punk. birdbrain. Elvis. trim. knock down the price. brushcut. chipper. pro. double-o.). 1. old pro. HAIR BAND n. root for.

the munchies (food). g'd up. grabber. weed. cluck and grunt. loser. cooking with gas. throwaway. lover boy. the shakes. snot rag. flyer. artillery. hack it. break-off. bag. clean up the kitchen (order for hamburger. fleabag (Navy). HANDBAG n. in seventh heaven. gassed. get a handle on something. tea'd up. gimme five. keister. HANDSPRING n. darbies. HALT v. iron. difference. have one's mouth fixed for. hide. handsprings. chewed fine. make out. leather. on a cloud. break. necktie sociable. grunt. DTs. corky. the glad hand. baggage. perky. drag one's foot. snowed. flyin'. wipe. poor fish. hoist. hash or stew). hassle. peashooter. HALT adj. stretch rope. game. gimpy. all over the map. hand-carry. floating on air. blow one's mind. Noah's boy. HANDLES n. HAMPERED adj. come to a grinding halt. clutch. chicken tracks. hush hush. can it. Salisbury steak. duster. letup. glad-hander. mitt. get in the way. scribble. Little Merry Sunshine. hook. jonah. sunny side up. cuffs. HAPLESS adj. what's going down. See DESIRE. HAMBURGER n. sneezer. Texas cakewalk. freeze. HANDCUFF v. See ERRATICALLY. dish out. stung. jiffy bag. make the grade. pleased as Punch. cuff. flipper. jitney bag. handout. bunch of fives (fist). beefburger. put on the HANG v. snubby. cut the mustard. HANKERING n. what's coming down. sniffer. HANDWRITING n. swing. cool it. sad sack. put on the cuffs. high as a kite. HANGOVER n. nippers. chirpy. fire in the belly. go through the trap. dumb gat. HAMPER v. happy as a clam. See MANAGE. duker. flip-flop. flip. come across with. just what the doctor ordered. stocked. tear duster. burger. piece. Wimpy. bracelets. superburger. hamburg. See HINDER. gimme. tuna. HAND n. meat hook. cutoff. fin. scrag. hold up. stuck. what's cooking?. what's happening. HANDBILL n. come to a screaming halt. cream for. have no kick coming. stoppage.). mitt glommer. HANDSHAKE n. frame. HANDSOME adj. slave bracelets. big head. See also PREVENT. HANGING n. Saturday night special. HAM AND EGGS n. reading out. cufflinks. put out. ears. can't complain. tickled pink. psychological baggage. See OCCUR. on a joy ride. hummy. spouting. snakebit. bracelets. HANDICAPPED adj. thumbs. (silencer). flipping. action. scrawl. g'd up. have a case on. a winner. chipper. tie up. shuddering halt. hang-up. behind the eight ball. crown fire. HAM n. top. See SPEECH. yen for. fork over. hopped up. . wowed. smoke. have eyes for. HAMMOCK n. mark. willy-nilly. crip. the feebles. shake. HAND v. drop. hamstrung. squeal. high. layoff. backflips. cramp one's style. hardware. gimme ten. the willies. derbies. deal with. out of commission. shot. sidelined. duke. hurdy-gurdy. hang up. stuck with. roscoe. blow the whistle on. HALT n. paw. grinding halt. HANKER v. come down. HANDKERCHIEF n. potato grabber. necktie. string up. blowing one's roof. HANDGUN n. HANDICAP n. dick in the dirt. gat. handsome thing.180 hallway HALLWAY n. up. hog-tied. equalizer. upbeat. jinxed. call the signals. tickled. high five. irons. on cloud nine. crip. come to a shuddering halt. big boy. fin flipper. lookin' good. biscuit hook. necktie social. HANGMAN'S ROPE n. blower. high fiving celebration (congratulations). give the man some. HARANGUE n. a hair of the dog (cure). gimpy. hand-walk. Adonis. hit the spot. geed up. game. See GUN. higgledy-piggledy. flyin' high. hog-tied. HANDCUFFS n. run things. drop anchor. pretty boy. cheeseburger. hunk. Little Mary Sunshine. what cooks?. any old way. HAPHAZARDLY adv. HANDLE v. on cloud seven. tickled to death. under the weather. hen tracks. necktie party. ham. eating out. be crooked. spiel. floating. yen. taken out. duke. out of it. get one's grits. See UNFORTUNATE. HAND ORGAN n. zazzle. put a cork in it. screaming halt. partial to. morning after. literature. gimp. stretch. gimp. ham and. Big Mac. put on. HAPPEN v. fat dumb and happy. stymie. dance. catch rope. See DESIRE. weakness. cap (racing). schlemiel (Yid. HANDSHAKER n. gimme some skin. what goes. druthers. dodger. the urge. sunny. HAPPY adj. hemp fever. See STOP. upper. tall dark and handsome. gagged gat. squat pad. lily white. hoodooded. popping one's nuts. pass it on over. ground round. down. geed up.

by a hair. sheish. in the life. noodge. make tracks. HARMONIOUS adj. can't stand the guts of. HARDHEADED adj. HARD HITTING adj. beaver. get on a soapbox. dream up. work one's tail off. STOP v. lid. hard up. picked on. hit one where one lives. fog. opera (folding). mean. crash. by the skin of one's teeth. on the double. HARSH adj. go-to-hell cap (WW II. pussycat. the life. get. bad times. mean. spiel. whiz. up against it. rainy days. sombrero. paper tiger. gone to pot. rotten luck. See also SCHEME. pisser. gooey (WW I). HATE v. tar bucket. get a load of. greasy grind. back to the wall. HASH n. trump up. gook. pull in one's belt. go on about. pretty near. yell one's head off.). grind. pigheaded. wicked. lay a bad trip on one. in sync. See DIFFICULT. riled. drag. have an allergy to. brain bucket. See also MARIJUANA. slump. browned off. cut the shit. tough break. chimney. skimmer. cook up. louse up. 2. HARDWARE STORE n. hard-boiled. wrack up. tart. downer. jack one around. white slavery. keef. hard knocks. put down. uphill battle. tough luck. allergic to. spout. muck up. do a number on. softie. nick. topper. rim. See PROSTITUTE. See also DISLIKE. tune in on. no more cards to play. See WOUND. up shit creek. the bottle. fighting to keep one's head up. HARD PRESSED adj. model. tough nut. hate one's guts. yesterday today and forever. got lead balls for eyes. hitting the turf. prosty. dicer. fore and aft (admiral). HARM v. cold fish. working girl. hustle. stepping out. rattle ones cage. down on. blow off. call girl. hostess. pick up. wham bam. on the turf. HARLOTRY n. good vibes. burn. world's oldest profession. eager beaver. torn down. cut the comedy. HASHISH n. rum go. HARDTACK n. Army and Marines). hard put to it. down on one's luck. hit it off. See ORATE. frame up. See CALLOUS. rhinoceros hide. See LISTEN. pro. mess up. socko. hard-nosed. bimbo. tryin' to stay alive. grabber. See ANNOYED.hate 181 HARANGUE v. up shit creek without a paddle. HARMLESS adj. wing. hardnosed. stump. HARDSHIP n. ten-gallon. throw together. batten down the hatches. pooh pooh. hard as nails. on one's uppers. put the pedal to the metal. butter wouldn't melt in his mouth. HARMONICA n. togetherness. chew the scenery. deer stalker. on the same wavelength. chippie. cady (1850 U. quickie. straw. listen up. heesh. Soul City. See INDUSTRIOUS. plug. boater. total. hash up. simpatico. shady lady. tit cap. hacked. slack season. at the end of one's rope. slumgudgeon. going out for a buck. iron hat. get the lead out of one's ass. eat. tee'd off. on one's shit list. knock on one's lobes. HARKEN v. heavy. ballbreaker. whip up. crusher HARD TIMES n. See DAMAGE. thick-skinned. hustler. zing. CONNECTICUT Stag City. practically. See PLAN. chop chop. bullheaded. stand pat. turning a trick. Panama. double clutchin'. catch. See also FRIENDLY. sockeroo. steamed. HARD adj. dead ass. HARASS v. sky piece. bummer. tweak. the big trouble. Stetson. See SPEED. spooked. Sugar Hill (elite sec- . dog biscuit. 1. case. HATCH v. ding. tough. broad racket. tough proposition. bug. candy. punchy. sky. bitch. have no use for. fuck off. mystery. in tune with. stove pipe. (1929). hash. plug hat. HASTEN V. murder. be all ears. kissing kin. come up with. work on. 2. See FAST. Irish turkey. HARDWORKING adj. See also DESPERATE. HARLEM tion). get to. Soulville. gimme cap. tin hat. get cracking. HARDLY adv. ho. ride. can't even get arrested. 1. hotfoot it. get. in nothing flat. hard-boiled. give one a hard time. tough. hard hat. get cracking. bitchy. sailor. dump on. grossed out on. mix. HAT n. snappy. rough. hard shell. HARASSED adj. snap shit. clean up the kitchen for one. HASTY adj. runnin' out of time. bowler. HARLOT n. PDQ. hard row to hoe. up against it. give one the needle. in the soup. hustle. brainstorm. hassle. ball up. get a wiggle on. good vibrations. shorten sail. hairy. barrel ass. cold-blooded. uphill. run for cover. pig joint. mouth organ. unass one. have a hate on for. cussed. locked in. pronto. dress down. spitball. bend the goods. hash head (user). See STERN. See STUBBORN. scraping the bottom of the barrel. hooker. dip. See ANNOY. hard row of stumps. head in concrete. hang tough. shake a leg. hairy. on the skids. the gentleman will take a chance (order). gone to the dogs. See also ADVERSITY. bust. See also INTIMIDATE. bugle warmer. give a bad time to. HARASSING. rainy day. pretty damned quick. harp. HARTFORD. cap.

182 hateful HATEFUL adj. uncool, unhep, unhipped, awful, beastly, bitchy, cussed, mean, ornery, gross, grody, grody to the max, pesky, pestiferous, funky (Bl.), act like one's shit doesn't stink. See also DESPICABLE. HATRED n. allergy to, no use for. Charlie (Bl.), top dog, kingfish, lead-off man. See EXECUTIVE. HEADACHE n. migraine. head, have a head, hangover, a

HAUGHTY adj. biggety, sniffy, snooty, snotty, uppity, stuck up, high hat, on one's high horse, have one's glasses on (Bl.). See ARROGANT. HAUL v. lug, pack, piggy back, ride, shlep, shlep along, tote, truck, back, birdie back, buck, gun, heel, hump, jag, shoulder, move. HAUNT n. hangout, the place, stamping ground, old stamping ground, stomping ground, ole stomping ground. HAUNT v. hant, spook, voodoo, hoodoo. See also FREQUENT. HAUNTED adj. hanted, spooked, spooky. HAVE v. lock up, get hold of, glom on to, latch on to, bogart, corner, corner the market, get a corner on, hog, get one's hands on, sit on. HAWAII Aloha State, the Islands, Wahoo. HAWKER n. candy man, pusher, (drugs); cheap jack, cheap John. See VENDOR. HAZARD n. 1. long shot, hundred to one shot, go at, stab, have a fling at, outside chance, snowball chance, toss up. See WAGER. 2. that's the way the ball bounces, that's the way the cookie crumbles, that's the way [any number of things], lucky hit, lucky break, run of luck, luck into. See LUCK. 3. double trouble, thin ice, hot potato, dynamite, risky business. HAZARD v. take a plunge, go for broke, skate on thin ice, go out on a limb. See RISK. HAZARDOUS adj. hot, hairy, unhealthy, widowmaker, dicey, chancy, can get burned, touchy. See DANGEROUS. HAZE n. ground clouds, smaze, smog, soup.

HEADLIGHTS n. glim, glimmers, one eye, eyeballs, quads (four), bright, dims (parking lights). HEADQUARTERS n. ad building, tower of power, HQ, GHQ, CP, home office, puzzle palace (higher), Pentagon, toy factory (C.I.A.). HEADQUARTERS ASSIGNMENT n (police). palace guard

HEADSTRONG adj. bullheaded, mule, hard-nosed, hard core, hard shell, Turk, locked in, has one's Dutch up, murder (he's murder). See STUBBORN. HEALTH, BAD adj. poorly, one foot in the grave, one foot in the grave and the other on a banana peel, on one's last legs, a walking disease, walking wounded. See ILL. HEALTHY adj. alive and kicking, wrapped tight, bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, chipper, together, fit as a fiddle, full of beans, full of piss and vinegar, in fine feather, in fine whack, in high feather, in the pink, sound as a dollar, right, right as rain, solid as a rock, beefy, husky, strong as a horse, strong as a lion, strong as an ox. HEALTH SPA n. fat farm, milk farm.

HEAR v. listen up, pick up, catch, read, get, get a load of, be all ears, have one's ear to the ground, get an earful, hear tell, give ears, knock on one's lobes. See LISTEN. HEARSAY n. scuttlebutt, talk, grapevine, clothesline, leak, ear loft, latrine rumor, wire, heard over the backyard fence. See GOSSIP. HEARSE n. meat wagon, dead wagon, glass wagon, bone box, last ride, black Maria. HEARTBEAT n. back beat, tick, tick tock.

HEART n. 1. pump, ticker, clock, chimer, puffer, pumper, bad pump, bum clock, bum ticker. 2. bottom line, meat and potatoes, nitty-gritty, nub, nuts and bolts, groceries, coal and ice. See BASIC. HEARTBROKEN adj. destroyed, sing the blues, cry the blues, hang crepe, bummed out, hurtin', hurting, in pain, in the pits, off one's feed, cracked up, cut up, tore up, all torn up, ripped. See UNHAPPY. HEARTLESS adj. cold fish, cold-blooded, hard as nails, thick-skinned, dead ass, butter wouldn't melt in his mouth, got lead balls for eyes. See CALLOUS. HEAVE v. peg, chuck, chunk, fire, lob, pitch, sling.

HAZE v. needle, put on, rag, razz, rib, roast, jive, jolly, josh, kid, horse. See TEASE. See also JOKE. HAZY adj. smoggy, smazy, muzzy, soupy. HEAD n. 1. bean, old bean, noggin, noodle, noddle, dome, pate, attic, conk, conk piece, top story, upper story, upstairs, block, biscuit, cabbage head, calabash (Arc), can, chimney (Bl.), cupola, coco, coconut, pimple, potato, poll, pumpkin, punkin, bonnet, cruller, knob, lemon, sconce, squash, thinker, think pot, box, think box, think tank, knowledge box, dream box, gray matter, little gray cells, wet ware (brain), solid ivory, wig. 2. CO., bosshead, czar, godfather, head honcho, the man, Mister

HEAVEN n. pearly gates, happy hunting ground, promised land, glory, kingdom come, upstairs, up there, blue, Blue Broadway, wild blue yonder, big skip, the old

heroin 183 bye and bye, the great ball park in the sky, the great ad [or any business] agency in the sky. HEAVY adj. hefty, lead-footed, tough, beefy, fatso, two ton Tessie, like lead. See also FAT. HEAVYSET adj. built, well-stacked, built like a brick shithouse, built for comfort, busty, curvy, zaftig, fatty. See also FAT. HECTIC adj. jungle, zoo, madhouse, nutsy, all hell broke loose, to do, hassle. See FRANTIC. HEDGE v. cop out, cop a plea, jive, shuck, shuck and jive, stonewall, hem and haw, blow hot and cold, flip flop, shilly shally, sit on the fence, waffle, fudge, hedge one's bet, pussyfoot, beg the question, cover your ass, CYA, pass the buck, run around, give one the run around, stall off, get around, beat around, beat around the bush. HEED n. listen up, pop to, spotlight, tender loving care, TLC. HEED v. 1. sit, baby-sit, keep tab, keep tabs on, ride herd on, mind the store, watch the store, watch over, not get off base, not get out of line, stay in line, toe the line, toe the mark, keep one's distance, keep a weather eye open, keep one's eye peeled, watch one's step, watch out, watch out for. 2. catch, get a load of, give ears, have one's ears on, knock on one's lobes, listen up, pick up, dig, spot, give a ghee a toss, give a thing a toss, give a thing a play, rap, rumble, tumble. HEEDFUL adj. listen up, not miss a trick, pay mind to, shine me on, glued, hooked, keep on one's toes, walk wide. See CAUTIOUS. HEEDLESS adj. out to lunch, asleep at the switch, goofing off, daydreaming, fast and loose, slapdash, sloppy. See CARELESS. HEIGHTEN v. hop up, beef up, jazz up, punch up, soup up, heat up, hot up, add fuel to the fire, pour it on. See INTENSIFY. HEINOUS adj. gross, grody to the max, beastly, raunchy, sucks, stinking, godawful. See BAD. HELICOPTER n. chopper, copter, whirley bird, eggbeater, eye in the sky, telecopter (TV news, traffic), trafficopter, gunship, windmill; air bear, bear in the air, dustoff, smokey copter (police); Charlie copter (Govt), Huey (Mil.), angel (Navy). HELIUM n. balloon juice. ya, howdy, howdy do, how de do, how do ye do, how do?, hey now, say now, whatayasay?, well a hey, how you doin'?, how's things?, how's tricks?, how goes it?, how's every little thing?, how's the world treating you?, hello Joe what do you know?, long time no see. HELMET n. hat. brain bucket, hard hat, hat, iron hat, tin

HELP v. 1. mayday. 2. boost, buck up, brace up, give a boost to, give a leg up, give a lift, lend a hand, plug, hype, push, hold a brief for, go with, go for, go to bat for, go to the mat for, go down the line for, go the route for, make a pitch for, beat the drum for, plump for, run interference for, grease the wheels for, thump the tub for, root for, stump for, front for, stand up for, stick up for, ride shotgun for, take care of one for, save one's bacon, put a flea in one's ear, put a bug in one's ear, open doors, hand out, splash, spot, throw the spotlight on, puff, ballyhoo, put on the map, press agent, up, backup, bail out, hold ones end up, straighten one out. 3. pick up the tab, angel, back, bankroll, grubstake, stake, go for. See FINANCE. HELPER n. help, temp, sec, girl Friday, gal Friday, man Friday, gofer, hired hand, mother's helper, yard man, flunky, home guard, peon, savage, serf, slave, slavey. See ASSISTANT. HELPLESS adj. handcuffed, with one's hands tied, pinned, basket case, over a barrel, tapped, tapped out, up the creek, up the creek without a paddle, up shit creek, up shit creek without a p a d d l e . See also DEFENSELESS. HEMORRHOIDS n. grapes. HEN n. banty, biddy, birdie, chick, chickabiddy, chickadee, chicky, gull, gump, sea gull, albatross (WW II). HENCHMAN n. flunky, stooge, yes-man, goon, asshole buddy, ass kisser, brownnose, running dog, toad, ward heeler, heller. HEN HOUSE n. egg orchard.

HERD v. poke, punch, round up, scare up, corral. HERMAPHRODITE n. morph, morphodite.

HEROIC adj. stand tall, bigger'n life, fire eater, gritty, gutsy, gutty, ballsy, hairy. See DARING. HEROIN n. C , H., aitch, the big H, horse, snow, sugar, smeck, smack, bag, cadillac, piece, weight (ounce), fix, shit, the tragic magic, liquid sky (with sex), Lady H, yen shee, stuff, hard stuff, white stuff, junk, hook, hot shot (overdose), pack, blanks, bones, boy, brother, brown, brown sugar, Mexican brown, Mexican mud, black tar, Chinese, Chinese red, red chicken, chiva, cobics, crap, doojee, Dojee, doorjee, estuffa, first degree, heroina, powder, joy powder, flea powder, polvo, scag,

HELLO interj. hi, hey, hey there, ciao, look out, gimme some skin, gimme five, gimme ten, cherrio, chorro, cherry, what's happenin'?, what's going down?, what's coming down?, what gives?, what's shaking?, what's the skinny?, what's the low down?, what's the scoop?, what's the poop?, what's the rave?, what cooks, what's cookin'?, what's cookin' good-lookin'?, what it is, hi

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heroin addict HIGHBALL n. tall one, fresh one (another).

scar, scramble, tecaba, thing, bombita, dynamite, cold 45, Colt .45, schmee, antifreeze, caballo, deck, salt, him, hero of the underworld, Harry, Big Harry, witch hazel, angel, noise, lemonade, poison, eye opener (first of day), goldfinger (synthetic). HEROIN ADDICT n. Scag Jones, smack slammer. speedball, dynamite. atom bomb.

HIGH FLOWN adj. high falutin', high-hatted, high nosed, high-toned, toplofty, stuffed shirt, put on airs, dog it, purple, gassy, windy, given to twenty-dollar words, bor-ring, over one's head. See also POMPOUS. HIGHJACK v. jack, hijack, skyjack, heist. HIGHLY adv. awful, awfully, real, really, but good, jolly, bloody, daisy, so much, mighty, plenty, too much, mucho, so, stone (stone deaf), terribly, terrifically, almighty, powerful, right. HIGH-MINDED adj. cocky, puffed up, stuck up, highflown, high nosed, have one's glasses on (Bl.), dog it, smarty pants, smart ass. See ARROGANT. HIGH-PRICED adj. pricey, steep, upscale, uptown, executive, high, pretty penny, up to here (elbow), highway robbery. See EXPENSIVE. HIGH SCHOOL n. hi, high. prep, preppy,

HEROIN AND COCAINE n.

HEROIN AND MARIJUANA n.

HEROIN USE v. chase the dragon, coast, cook, cook it, do up, pop it, jab a vein, sniff nose candy, snort dust. HEROIN USER n. Jones. smackhead, smack slammer, Scag

HESITATE v. pussyfoot, pussyfoot around, hem and haw, straddle, fence straddle, on the fence, sit on the fence, hang on the fence, run hot and cold, blow hot and cold, hedge, hedge off, shilly shally, waffle, tic and twitch. HETEROSEXUAL n. straight, right-handed, vanilla, fish (lesbian use), jam (homosexual use). HEX n. evil eye, whammy, double whammy, horns, kibosh, hoodoo, voodoo, kiss of death. See CURSE. HEX v. cuss, damn, darn, jinx, spook, put the horns on, put the whammy on one, put the double whammy on one, give one a kine ahora (Yid.), hoodoo, hoodoo one, voodoo, voodoo one. HEXED adj. spooked, hoodooed, voodooed. HIDDEN adj. covered up, holed up, put in the hole, planted, stashed, under wraps, under the fig leaf, doggo, incog, Q.T., hush-hush, hushed up. HIDE n. dried barkers, skins, skin joint (shop).

HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT n. preppie; freshie, frosh (first year).

HIGH SOCIETY n. upper crust, hoity-toity, the big bucks, 400, high hat, rich bitch, jet set, mainliner, FFV's, Mister and Mrs. Gotrocks. See ELITE. HIGH-SPIRITED adj. 1. chipper, chirpy, corky, high, sunny, sunny side up, up, upbeat, upper, perky, Little Merry Sunshine, Little Mary Sunshine. See HAPPY. 2. full of piss and vinegar, full of beans, full of prunes, full of hops. See SPIRITED. HIGH-STRUNG adj. uptight, wired, wired up, hyper, jittery, jumpy, all shook up, clutched up, on pins and needles, on the ragged edge, choked, zonkers. See NERVOUS. HIGHWAY n. bricks, pavement, dragway, pike, rip strip, super slab, bowling alley, four lane parking lot, world's longest parking lot. See ROAD. HIGHWAY POLICE n. CHIPS (California). HIKE n. bear, Smokey, Smokey Bear,

HIDE v. 1. stash, stache, stash away, ditch, duck, plant, squirrel, squirrel away, hike, put in the hole, stick in the hole. 2. whitewash, sweep under the rug, bury, cover, cover up, duck, stonewall, finesse it, palm, paper over, hold out on, keep buttoned up, keep it under one's hat, keep under wraps, skim (income), unload, launder. 3. hide out, hole up, play dead, lie doggo, lie low, sit tight, tunnel, cool off, duck outta sight, melt into the scenery, take it on the lam, do a crouch, flatten out, out, hit the shade, hit the mattresses. HIDEOUS adj. animal, beast, gross, plug (M.), plugugly, ugly as sin, grimbo (Fern.), hagged out, face would crack a mirror, pruneface, sick, weird. See UGLY. HIDING PLACE n. cover, fig leaf, safe house, hideout, hideaway, getaway place, the scatter, hole, plant, shade, sneezer, stash, stache, drop, drop joint, drop off. HIERARCHY n. pecking order, place, slot.

constitutional, legwork, shlep, traipse.

HIKE v. leg it, hoof it, ride shank's mare, stump it, hit the road, hit the dirt, hit the grit. See WALK. HILARIOUS adj. crack up, gas, boffo, a scream, yokky, gagged up, laffer, riot, priceless, screamingly funny, gutbusting, for grins. See AMUSING. HINDER v. queer, crimp, cramp, put a crimp in, cramp one's style, stymie, get in the way, put a cork in it, skin, crab, hog-tie, tie up, pin, hang up, hold up, bring to a screaming halt, freeze, blow the whistle on, foul up, fuck up, louse up, snafu, bollix, gum, gum up the works, fake out, shut out, shut off, close out, close off, choke,

HIGH adj. high rise.

hoarder 1S5 choke off, stonewall, stall, flag one down, fix one's wagon, saddle with, drag one's feet, put on the brakes, weigh down, hang like a millstone round one's neck, flummox, stump, give one the business, sandbag, torpedo (a plan), throw a monkey wrench into the works, upset one's apple cart, spike one's guns, cut off one's water, turn off one's water, steal one's thunder, trash, take one down, take care of, take the wind out of one's sails, knock the bottom out of, knock the chocks from under one, knock the props from under one, down one, ditch, give the slip, skip out on, duck, dodge, get around, give the run around, run circles around, run rings around, monkey with the buzz saw, monkey with, mix in. See also RESTRAIN, BURDEN. HINDRANCE n. hang-up, baggage, excess baggage, psychological baggage, foot dragging, stumbling block, catch, catch 22, glitch, joker, one small difficulty, a lock, jam up, gridlock, bugaboo, crimp, crimp one's style, hump, stinger, monkey wrench, albatross, albatross around one's neck, ball and chain, millstone, shlepper, shlep along, get off my side, get offmy case, get out of my life, whose side are you on?, with you as a friend I don't need enemies. HINDSIGHT adj. Monday morning quarterback, second guess. HINDU n. raghead (Derog.). HIT v. bash, trash, drub, flax, wax, lace, lather, larrup, leather, lambaste, blitz, cane, spank, paddle, work over, wham, bam, whop, whomp, whack, bushwhack, shellack, whip, whipsaw, wipe, hide, tan, tan one's hide, take it out of one's hide, take it out of one's skin, brain, bloop, bonk, conk, pop, bop, boff, biff, bean, belt, bat, bung, blind, K.O., kayo, chill, stretch, bust, dust, dust off, drop, deck, dump, dish, total, sock, slug, slog, smack, poke, powder, pepper, clout, clobber, cream, lump, lump up, clump, clunk, plunk, clonk, clock, crown, clip, flip, flatten, get, soak, zap, zetz, paste, waste, wing, measure, bump, jump, heel, mug, hurt, yerk, bust up, come at, have at, lay at, go for, pitch into, light into, sail into, wade into, lay into, crack down on, lean on, clean on, take one, take out, shot, take a shot, take a whack at, take one over the hurdles, take care of, take down, take one down, put down, slap down, smack down, shoot down, shoot down in flames, chop down, shut down, lay one out, lay one low, lay on sap, lay a glove on, wipe out, hand it to one, punch out, work out, knock, knock cold, knock dead, knock in, knock off, knock around, knock one out, knock the beholden out of one, knock the daylights out of one, knock the shit out of one, knock into the next county, knock one into next week, knock for a row of [anything], knock on the head, knock one on one's ass, knock one ass over teakettle, knock one on one's ear, knock one's block off, knock one for a loop, knock on one's biscuit, knock on one's can, knock on one's keister, knock on one's pratt, knock on one's quifF, knock one on one's wallet, deal a knockout blow to, whale the daylights out of one, whale, wallop, welt, blast, blast on, fire on, throw a punch, slough, slough around, put the slug on one, sock it to one, give one a fat lip, tangle ass with, go up against, let have it, dust one's jacket, give a deal to, give a dose of birch oil, give a dose of strap oil, give a dose of hickory oil, give a dose of hazel oil, floor one, banjax, plant one, down one, wheel and deal, ring one's bell, haul off on one, let one have it, land a haymaker, put the bee on one, boot, boot around, put the boots to, coldcock, cold pack, Chinese, drygulch, double bank, give one the blanket, give one the works, put one in the hospital, give one a going over, break one's face, hit a clip, go to town, kick one's cruller in, kick one's lemon in, kick one's sconce in. HITCH n. catch, glitch, bug, hang-up, snafu, holdup, joker, one small difficulty. See DIFFICULTY. HITCHHIKE v. hitch, hitch a ride, thumb, thumb a ride, thumb one's way, bum a ride, cadge a ride, hook a ride, long arm. HITTER n. slugger, mugger, pile driver, knuckleduster, lip-splitter. See also FIGHTER. HOARD v. sock away, squirrel, stash, scrimp, skimp, put aside for a rainy day. See SAVE. HOARDER n. hog.

HINT n. lead, hot lead, tip off, telltale, print, bum steer (false), flea in one's ear, sneaking suspicion. HINT v. leak, spring, spring one's duke, tip one's duke, tip one's hand, let the cat out of the bag, put a flea in one's ear, drop hairpins (homosexual). See EXPOSE. HINTERLAND n. boondock, boondocks, boonies, outback, sticks, stix, woods, up country. See COUNTRY. HIPPOPOTAMUS n. hippo.

HIRE v. sign on, sign up, take on, ink, pact, bring on board, come on board, truck with. HIRED adj. on board, inked, signed, pacted. HIRELING n. help, stiff, apparatchik, flunky, temp, pencil pusher, girl Friday, man Friday, white collar, pink collar, hard hat, blue collar. See WORKER. HISS n. Bronx cheer, raspberry, razz, the bird.

HISTRIONIC adj. hammy, schmaltzy, hokey, tearjerking, scenery chewing. HIT n. belt, clout, cut, chop, whop, wham, whammy, biff, bash, bat, shot, swat, swipe, sock, slug, slog, zap, zetz, zinger, clip, lick, wallop, lollop, haymaker, bonk, dint, dozer, plunk, clump, one-two, one-two punch, onetwo blow, roundhouse, roundhouse sidewinder, Sunday punch, the leather, blindside (unexpected).

186 hoax HOAX n. 1. hustle, con, con game, sting, flimflam, scam, racket, dodge, fast shuffle, total shuck. See CHEAT. 2. crap, crock, fib, cock-and-bull story, whopper, bunco, hooey, banana oil, snow job, diddling. See LIE. HOAX v. rook, run a game on, fleece, sting, Murphy, pigeon-drop, play games with, suck in, pull one's leg, set up, frame up, fake out, humbug. See TRICK. HOBBLE v. gimp; hang up, crimp, put a crimp in, cramp, cramp one's style. See also HINDER. HOBBY n. bag, thing, kick, schtick, shot, go in for, be into, have a weakness for, do one's thing. HOBO n. bum, stumblebum, king of the road, bo, stiff, stiffo, bindlestiff, bindleman, deadbeat, floater. See VAGRANT. See also BEGGAR. HOBO CAMP n. jungle; crum, crumb, crumb roll (bedroll, blanket or pack). HODGEPODGE n. everything but the kitchen sink, mishmash, mishmosh, duke's mixture, mixed bag, goulash. See MIXTURE. HOG n. porker, porky, cob roller (young or small). HOME n. pad, crash pad, condo, joint, domi, flop, digs, diggings, hole in the wall, castle, cave, home plate, turf, ole stomping grounds, roost. See HOUSE. See also APARTMENT, NEIGHBORHOOD. HOME ECONOMICS n. home ec.

HOMELIKE adj. comfy, cushy, homey, folksy, down home, haymish, snug as a bug in a rug. HOMELY adj. pig, dogface, airedale, animal, beast, gross, plug-ugly, gruesome twosome, face would stop a clock, homely as a mud fence. See UGLY. HOMESICK adj. rhino. HOMESPUN adj. vanilla, folksy, homey, haymish (Yid.), open and shut, meat and potatoes man, plain as an old shoe. HOMICIDE n. offing, ride, wasting, bang job, big chill, bump off, erase, hit, rubout, scragging, the big M, the works, fragging (officer, Mil.). See KILLING. HOMILY n. bromide, old saw, broken record, daffodil, cracker barrel, chew one's cabbage, chew one's tobacco. HOMING PIGEON n. homer.

HOLD v. 1. stay put, cling like a burr, cling like ivy, freeze to, hold on like a bulldog, stick like a barnacle, stick like a leech, stick like a limpet, stick like a wet shirt. 2. bogart, hog, lock up, get hold of, glom on to, latch on to, corner, corner the market, get a corner on, get ones hands on, sit on. 3. swear up and down, swear on a stack of bibles, swear till one is blue in the face, cross one's heart and hope to die, say so. See AFFIRM. 4. take as gospel truth, take stock in, set store by, swear by, okay, OK, buy, bet one's bottom dollar on, lay money on, lap up, have a hunch, have a sneaking suspicion. See BELIEVE. 5. cool, cool off, cool down, hold down, hold off, keep the lid on, get one in a box, bottle up, cork up, lock up, put a lock on. See RESTRAIN. 6. sock away, squirrel, stash, scrimp, skimp, put aside for a rainy day. See SAVE. HOLD BACK v. fudge, back off, dial back, go back on one's word, weasel out, worm one's way out, worm out of, welsh, renig, nig, back water. HOLIDAY n. two weeks with pay, liberty, layoff, a few days off, eyes to cool it, gone fishing. HOLISTIC MEDICINE n. HOLLER v. holismo (as a cure all).

holler out, give a shout, hoot, squawk.

HOLLYWOOD n. Hollyweird, filmdom, Glamour Town, Movieland, Movieville, moviedom, Tinsel City, Tinseltown. HOLY adj. Holy Joe, Jasper, knee bender, goody, goody-goody, goody two shoes, scoutmaster.

HOMOSEXUAL n. gay, homo, mo, faggot, fag, agfay, fruit, fruitcake, queer, fairy, pansy, lily, flower, auntie, aunt (elderly), nance, butterfly, fly ball, bait, bronco (novice), mandrake, father fucker, out, out of the closet, gunsel, gazoonil, gazooney, gonif, swing the other way, lover, John, lacy, left-handed, lightfooted, Mary, mintie, mother, Nancy, bent, three dollar bill, chicken, chicken delight (young), faunet, faunlet (pre-adolescent boy), chicken hawk, punk, government inspected meat (Mil.), boy, capon, cocksucker, flamer, drag queen, main queen, closet queen, flute, fluter, freak, frit, fooper, gobbler, girl, limp wrist, jocker, maricon, piccolo player, pix, peter puffer, swish, faygeleh, mola, pato (Sp.), out, paleface (white), pogey, bird taker, man's man, third sexer, eye doctor, cannibal, punk, jock, jocky, trapeze artist, tusk, wolf, ring tail, sod, angel, baby, salesman, mason, male oriented, identified, cake eater, sister, three-letter man (fag), four-letter man (homo), lamb, ma, nellie, skippy, rough trade (sadistic), truck driver (rough), twink, willie, geep, fruit ma toot, cruiser, flinch bird, guzzler, muzzier, nibbler, snake charmer, joker, keister bandit, daddy, papa, uncle, prussian, short arm bandit, short arm heister, turk, wheelman, apple pie, bender, bindle boy, brat, Mr. Brown, charity stuff, coozey, flap, floosie, flit (30s), les, lez, dyke, bull dyke, diesel dyke, butch, bitch, boondagger, daisy, fairy lady, Amy, bird, gal officer, lesbine, lesbo, marge, lady lover, doublebarreled broad, shemale, top sergeant (all Derog. and Obsc). HOMOSEXUAL ACTIVIST n. Gay Lib, Gay Libber.

hopeless 187 HOMOSEXUAL CLUB BAR n. gay bar, fag joint, meat market, fruit market, market, camp, gay hangout. HOMOSEXUAL, FEMALE n. les, lez, lesbine, lesbie, lesbo, dyke, bull dyke, bull dagger, diesel dyke, butch, crested hen (butch), bitch, boondagger, daisy, fairy lady, Amy, bird, gal officer, marge, lady lover, female identified, female oriented, femme, finger artist, double barreled broad, shemale, harpie, Jasper, sergeant, top sergeant (all Derog.). HOMOSEXUAL GATHERING n. bird circuit, grab party, lavender convention, meat rack. HOMOSEXUAL GRATIFICATION meat. about it, talk turkey, all wool and a yard wide, card carrying, salt of the earth, clean as a hound's tooth. See also SINCERE. HONESTLY adv. for real, honest to God, indeedy, no buts about it, no ifs ands or buts, real, really truly. HONOR v. roll out the red carpet, give one the key to the city, give one the glad hand, give one the blue ribbon. HOOD n. doghouse. HOODLUM n. hood, con, wrong number, hooligan, crook, tough, toughie, punk, yoot (teenager), soldier, deuce (small time), gorilla, goon, gun, gunsel, torpedo, wise guy. See CRIMINAL. HOODWINK v. dick one around, run a game on, snake one in, fleece, gas, clip, con, scam, stiff, sting, double shuffle, skunk. See TRICK. HOODWINKED adj. stung, been taken, taken for a sleigh ride, fucked over, set up, sandbagged, burned, fleeced, snowed, snowed in, snowed under. See TRICKED. HOOLIGAN n. ape, gorilla, pug, strongarm, mug, goon, muscle, muscle man, hatchet man, hatchet boy, big boy, sleazeball, slimebucket, maggot, heavy, hood, clipper, bad actor, tough, tough cookie, hellion, terror, holy terror, sidewinder, roughneck, bruiser, mugger, ugly customer, plug-ugly. See also CRIMINAL. HOOT n. Bronx cheer, razz, razzberry, raspberry, the bird, boo. HOOT v. howl, put up a howl, set up a howl, holler, give a shout, give one the Bronz cheer, give one the raspberry, give one a razzberry, give one the bird, boo. HOPE n. bright side, fool's paradise, light at the end of the tunnel, pipe dream. See also PROSPECT. HOPE v. sweat, sweat it, sweat it out, hang in, keep one's fingers crossed, look on the bright side. HOPEFUL adj. on the make, glad-hander (overly), gung ho, high, high on something, scoutmaster, keeping the faith, rosy, upbeat. See OPTIMISTIC. HOPELESS adj. no way, no-win situation, can't win for losin', no more cards to play, sunk, shot down, gone, goner, gone goose, dead duck, put the kibosh on it, at the end of one's rope, not a ghost of a chance, not a Chinaman's chance, not a prayer, not a snowball's chance in hell, not til hell freezes over, in the soup, in the toilet, in deep shit, up shit creek, up shit creek without a paddle, up the creek, up the creek without a paddle, hard up, up against it, tryin' to stay alive, runnin' out of time, scrapin' the bottom of the barrel, got ones back to the wall, clutching at straws, spinning one's wheels, fighting to keep one's head up.

HOMOSEXUAL, MALE n. fag, agfay, fairy, pansy, nance, boy, lily, capon, cocksucker, flamer, aunt (elderly), drag queen, main queen, closet queen, flute, fluter, freak, frit, gobbler, girl, limp wrist, jocker, maricon, piccolo player, pix, peter puffer, swish, faygeleh (Yid.), chicken, chicken delight (young), chicken hawk, bronco (novice), left-handed mintie, mola, out, mandrake, paleface (white), pogey, bird taker, man's man, third sexer, eye doctor, cannibal, punk, jock, jocky, trapeze artist, tusk, wolf, ring tail, sod, angel, baby, salesman, mason, male oriented, identified, cake eater, sister, three-letter man (fag), four-letter man (homo), gunsel, gazoonil, lamb, ma, mother, nellie, skippy, rough trade (sadistic), truck driver (rough), twink, willie, geep, fruit ma toot, cruiser, flinch bird, guzzler, muzzier, nibbler, snake charmer, joker, keister bandit, daddy, papa, uncle, Prussian, short arm bandit, short arm heister, turk, wheelman, apple pie, bender, bindle boy, brat, Mr. Brown, charity stuff, coozey, flap, floosie, flit (30s) (all Derog. and Obsc). HOMOSEXUAL MOVEMENT n. Liberation. Gay Lib, Gay

HOMOSEXUAL REVELATION v. come out, come out of the closet, drop beads, drop a hairpin. HOMOSEXUAL UNION to be married, to go shot for shot, to play sixty-nine (Obsc), to swap stew for beans, swap spits, fag bag (woman married to). HONEST adj. up front, right up front, open, going the hangout route, like it is, call it like it is, lay it on the line, on the up and up, on the level, the emess, no lie, what you see is what you get, WYSIWYG, honest to God, honest injun, sure enough, twenty-four carat, square, square John, square shooter, true blue, righteous, Christian, kosher, boy scout, down home, fly right, Mr. Clean, regular, legit, on the legit, for real, real people, okay people, saint, straight, straight arrow, shoot straight, straight shooter, straight from the shoulder, straight out, straight dope, straight stuff, straight shit, third rail, talk like a Dutch uncle, call a spade a spade, white, damn white, put all one's cards on the table, make no bones

188 horde HORDE n. mob, push, turnout, blowout, crush, jam, jam up, everybody and his brother, everybody and his uncle, loaded to the rafters, wall-to-wall people. See CROWD. HORN n. pretzel (French). beep, honk, toot. horny toad. HORSE RACE RIDING up, in the irons, acey deucy (right stirrup shorter) win going away, hand-ride, near side (horses left side). HORSE, RACING n. the ponies, pony, the g.g's, nag, gee gee, bangtail, mudder, pig, plater, dark horse (unknown entry), stick out (superior), maiden, chaser (steeplechase racer), claimer, bug (never won; apprentice jockey), beetle, cooler, lizard, getty up, glue pot, goat, hide, weanling, baby, juvenile (2-year-olds), lug in, lug out (rail), lugger, side wheeler, skin, stiff (loser), tacky, stretch runner, break down (injury while racing). HORSE RACING TERMS also ran, bear in, bear out, lug in, lug out, wear blinkers (restrict horse's side view), blow out (workout run), break (start from gate), the call, drive (he won under a drive), early foot (fast starter), speedball (fast horse), one-run horse, handily, breeze, post time (starting time), photo (photo finish), scratch (withdraw entry), bat, gad (whip); caller (race announcer); fast, lightning fast, good, heavy, muddy, sloppy, slow, gumbo (track conditions); the flats, flat racing, give away weight (carry extra weight handicap), footing, maiden race, go, run, in the money; pilot, rider (jockey); railbird (spectator), tack (equipment), the track, the charts, boat race, drug store race (drugged or fixed); sweep (sweepstake); golf ball, soup, T, tea (drugs); produce race (unfoaled entries based on bloodlines), Run for the Roses (Kentucky Derby); claimer, seller, selling race (claiming race); starter (an entry), steal (lead all the way), wire to wire (start to finish), hardboot (jockey or fore), green (inexperienced horse), shipper (horse from another track), improving the breed (horse racing), dropping in class, dogs up (early morning workouts). HORSESHOES n. HOSE n. gasoline). barnyard golf.

HORN BLOWING n. HORNED TOAD n. HOROSCOPE n.

signs, scope, Big Zee.

HORRIBLE adj. awful, beastly, sickie, barfy, furry, hairy, skin crawling, grim, scary. See BAD. See also DREADFUL. HORRIFY v. chill off, scare shitless, scare the pants off one, scare the bejesus out of one, scare to death. See FRIGHTEN. HORROR STORY n. chiller, chiller-diller, thriller, monster movie, blood and guts, spine tingler. HORS D'OEUVRES n. munchies. dip, finger food, spread,

HORSE n. hoss, hack, nag, bronc, bronco, bangtail, broom tail (mare), old gray mare, old Nellie, pony, bushtail, bum, crab, crip (crippled), crowbait (ugly or mean), refugee from the glue factory (sick, thin), cayuse, daisy cutter, plug, paint horse, old paint, pinto, G.G., geegee, trotter, dobbin, hayburner, plater, jade, crock, crowbait, goat, stiff. See also RACEHORSE. HORSE MANURE n. apples. road apples, golden apples, alley

HORSEPLAY n. monkeyshines, shenanigans, hijinks, fun and games. See also AMUSEMENT. HORSEPLAY v. horse around, fuck around, screw around, roughhouse. HORSEPOWER, ADD v. soup, soup up, souped up, hop up, hopped up, juice up, juiced up. HORSE RACE BETTING across the board (first, second, third), win, on the nose, place (second), show (third), exacta, trifecta (win, place, show pools), daily double, pick six, quinella, out of the money, also ran, parlay, claim agent (bettor), the chalk (smart money), chalk eater (bookie) chalk favorite, odds-on favorite, long shot, layoff bet, if bet, hunch player, line, morning line (early odds), scratch sheet, tipster, tote board, odds board, tout, to tout (the tout touted me off number two), tout sheet, vigorish (track percentage share of betting pool), handle (total betting), OTB (Off Track Betting). HORSE RACE CARE n. cooler (light horse blanket), cool out, exercise boy, hot walker, nerved (nerve block to h o o v e s ) , put down (humane k i l l i n g ) , bute (phenylbutazone, painkiller), swipe (a groom).

Georgia Credit Card (used for siphoning

HOSPITABLE adj. red-carpet treatment, roll out the red carpet, put out the welcome mat, give one the key to the city, break out the champagne. HOSPITAL n. bone factory, butcher shop, pogey (prison), alley (corridor). HOSPITAL ZONE n. pill hill.

HOST v. do the honors, spread oneself, throw a party, pick up the check. See also ENTERTAIN, SOCIAL. HOSTELRY n. motel, airtel, aquatel, boatel, floatel, fleabag, chinch pad, flophouse, scratch crib. HOSTILE adj. ornery, scrappy, snorky, bitchy, waspish, anti, be agin, allergic to, have a chip on one's shoulder, at outs, on the muscle. See ANTAGONISTIC. HOTCAKE n. flapjack, blanket, brown bucks, flats, manhole cover, saddle blankets, tire patch, wheat, collision mat (WW II).

humiliate 189 HOT CHOCOLATE n. cups). hot cha,fifty-one,fifty-two(two HOVEL n. dump, hole, pigpen, pigsty, rattrap, rathole, stall. HOVERCRAFT n. flying bathtub, flying crow's nest. HOW ABOUT? how's about? HOWARD JOHNSON RESTAURANTS n. Hojos.

HOT ROD n. bomb, bug (car and driver), can, rod, chopped (low chassis), low rider, hauler, hot iron, raked car. See also AUTOMOBILE. HOT ROD TERMS nerf (push a car with a car), sandbag, shaved, speed shop, squirrel (weave from side to side, a novice driver), twin pots, wrinkle rod, fishtail, forked-eight, bent eight. HOT SPRINGS, ARKANSAS Hot Water City. HOTEL n. motel, shortel (hourly rates), airtel, aquatel, boatel, floatel, chinch pad, flophouse, scratch crib. HOTEL ROOM n. flop box. HOT WEATHER n. broiler, roaster, scorcher, sizzler, swelterer, sticky, close, steamy, steam box, sweaty, one can fry eggs on the sidewalk, hotter than blue mud. HOUND n. hound dog. See also DOG.

HUBBUB n. hubba-hubba, buzz-buzz, boom-boom, hoo ha, rowdydow, all hell broke loose, ruckus, hullabaloo, fuss. HUCKSTER n. HUFF n. HUG n. HUG v. squeeze, Arab, pitchman.

miff, pet, stew, tiff, snit. See PIQUE. bear hug, squeeze, clinch, lock. grab, grab ass, clinch, clutch, bear hug,

HUGE adj. gross, humongous, humungous, mungo, monstro, king-size, big mother, super-colossal, jumbo, whopping. See BIG. HUMAN BEING n. PERSON. naked ape, human bean. See also

HOUND v. 1. hassle, dog, penny dog, dog one's case, jump on one's case, on one's case, on one's back, bug, ride, be at, be on the back of, all right already, graum, yap at, on one's tail, tail, rag, rag on, curdle. See ANNOY. 2. bird dog (scout), scout, beat the bushes, scratch, scratch around, look all over hell, search high heaven, turn upside down, turn inside out, leave no stone unturned, take out after, track down. See also FOLLOW. HOUNDED adj. dogged, picked on. HOUR n. a chime, a coupla bells, straight up.

HUMANITARIAN n. Robin Hood, bleeding heart, dogooder, good scout, good Sam. See also BENEFACTOR, PHILANTHROPIST. HUMBLE v. prick one's balloon, make one sing small, put one away, take down, take down a peg, take the starch out of, cut to the quick, put away. See HUMILIATE. HUMBLED adj. crawling, eat crow, eat dirt, eat humble pie, sing small, in bad, in Dutch, in the doghouse, lost face, drummed out, took down, knocked from one's high horse. See HUMILIATED. HUMDRUM adj. garden, garden variety, everyday, vanilla, dullsville, bromidic, dime a dozen, square John, Clyde, meat and potatoes man. See BORING. HUMID adj. close, boiler, steam bath, steamy, sweat box, sticky. HUMILIATE v. tear down, shoot down, cut down to size, cut rate, run down, put down, downplay, play down, take down, take down a peg, take down a peg or two, take the starch out of, take the shine out of, cut to the quick, rip, pan, slam, smear, squash, squelch, hit, blister, roast, scorch, rap, take a rap at, take a swipe at, take the shine out of, fluff off, brush off, dump on, shit on, do a number on, shred, mudsling, needle, give one the needle, knock, knock down, poor-mouth, bad-mouth, bitter mouth, back cap, backbite, rip up the back, give a black eye, give one one's comeuppance, thumb ones nose at, pooh-pooh, rubbish, sour grapes, mark lousy, put the crimpers in, put the hooks in, put the needles in, put the zingers in, put away, put a tuck in one's tail, poke full of holes, shoot full of holes, prick one's balloon, puncture ones balloon, take

HOUSE n. pad, crash pad, crib, condo, co-op, coop, pied-a-terre, joint, cubbyhole, den, domi, dommy, setup, layout, flop, flophouse, kennel, digs, diggings, roof over one's head, hole, hole in the wall, pigpen, pigsty, shanty, shack, lean-to, sty, dump, castle, box, cave, hi lo (split level), railroad flat, homeplate, palace, rack, roost, turf, old stomping grounds, bullpen, dice house, yurt. HOUSEBREAK n. HOUSECOAT n. caper, heist. duster.

HOUSE OF CORRECTION n. jug, slam, slammer, pen, can, pokey, clink, lockup, cooler, brig, maxi (maximum security), pink clink, crossbar hotel, college, up the river, lockup. See JAIL. HOUSE OF PROSTITUTION n. house, cathouse, massage parlor, rap club, poontang palace, snake ranch, chicken ranch, hook shop, nautch joint, service station. See BROTHEL. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES HOUSEWORK n. House.

shitwork, chickwork.

HOUSTON, TEXAS Astrodome City, Dome City.

sweet tooth. HURRY UP interj. step on it. have a tapeworm. chicken shit. hypo. jokesmith. gone to bad. an issue over tissue. old man. shout. snap to it. crawling. phony. look all over hell. tool. make it snappy. cutup. HYPERBOLE n. lech. chop. quipster. Hunky. fake. uptight. bug (not common). burned one's ass. HYPOCRISY n. hustle. big issue over a little tissue. HYPOCRITICAL adj. HUNT v. knocked off one's perch. comeuppance. HYMN n. jive-assed. chunk. playactor. chicken. See WOUND. pitch. scratch around. HUNTING EXPEDITION n. tear ass. nick. burned. fling. clown. peg. uptight. zinged. take down. get a move on. man. mister. lob. big talk. 1. for grins. snofari (snow) HYMEN n. fishy. knock the props out from under. two-faced. mark. HYDROGEN BOMB n. get on the ball. See AMUSING. two-faced. cut up. make a mountain out of a molehill. camp. in Dutch. damaged. burned. starving. ace lane. wax. jig cut. medical student's dis- HUNTSVILLE. zing. gil. one C. yen. gagged up. brand. HUNCH n. beat the bushes. hard-on for. Bohunk. fake. HUMILIATED adj. run down. gone to the dogs. shit. haba-haba. comedown. knocked from one's high horse. hype. sweet talk. stir your stumps. shot down. slick. mess up. put away. stymied. chop chop. egg on one's face. maidenhead. HURRY v. have a funny feeling. fog. the wind out of one's sails. total. gagman. goop. busted up. HUMOROUS adj. stool mark (knife). tall talk. 1. all torn up. put on the after burners. doomsday machine. HURRAH interj. the bomb. shake a leg. ouch. get moving. lay a bad trip on one. tetchy. roll. shake up. C. make one sing small. See DAMAGE. rough up. in the doghouse. gross out. P. eyes for. Hollywood. wired. shake it up. red-faced. split the breeze.190 humiliated hop to it. HURT adj. four-flusher. HUNGER n. thumb one's nose at. thunderboat. could eat a horse. graze. wired up. cherry. hook. my man. get your ass in gear. thin-skinned. sling. get the lead out. move your tail. can't even look at one crosseyed. HUNGRY adj. search high heaven. hot pants. eat humble pie. ease. See also EMBARRASS. ALABAMA Rocket City. get the lead out of your ass. HURT n. phony. feel in one's bones. nick. die. don't spare the horses. zing. empty. HYPOCRITE n. timber topper. rip. hit where one lives. touchy. chuck. big eyes. starved. bird dog (scout). fire. shake a leg. screwed up. bean. century. make tracks. HYDROPLANE n. snap shit.R. get your motor running. wolf in sheep's clothing. HYPERSENSITIVE adj. dumped on. screaming. move. draw in one's horns. snide. lost face. get with it. stumped. HUNGARIAN n. put down. nicked. stand up comic. grits time. bleedin'. starved to death. shook up. HUMILIATION n. HUMORIST n. cut up. See INSINCERITY. eat dirt. barrel. HUNDRED n. mission stiff. dust. touche. jokey. HYPOCHONDRIA n. HUSBAND n. See JOKER. give one a left handed compliment. lay it on. nuke. boffo. See EXAGGERATE. wisecracker. jivey. scratch. munchies (follows marijuana use). hotfoot it. eat crow. fraud. hurtin'. wing. campy. knock one off his perch. HURT v. lay it on with a trowel. gun. flying boat. in bad. knock the bottom out of. move. get one's comeuppance. sing small. get going. tuck in one's tail. could eat the asshole out of a bear. main man. zazzle. took down. wishy-washy person. down. sore. reach me down. . rat mark. 2. priceless. hubba-hubba. See PREMONITION. scratch. fluker. black and blue. breadwinner. gone to hell. sincere. lean on. put down. gagster. 2. boo-boo (minor flesh wound). cry crocodile tears. chewing gum. megabomb. lay it on thick. comedown. yokky. H-bomb. spinach. move your ass. get a wiggle on. puff. psalm-singing muzzier. blow sky high. soft soap. too funny for words. touchy funky. See SPEED. joshing. on the hitch. bunged up. ballyhoo. hooey. miffed. heave. smoothie. miffy. get on one's horse. give one the finger. walking wounded. HURDLE RACE n. drummed out. have to scrape one off the sidewalk. get cracking. put down. See SEARCH. knock the chocks out from under. two-way ghee. cut. crocodile tears. itch. shook. have one's nose out of joint. fly light. move your fanny. hit one where one lives. See SENSITIVE. buffalo. HURL v. dog hungry. punster.(WW II). winged.

hype. fly off the handle. hit. skin pop. HYPOTHESIZE v. blow up. HYPODERMIC NEEDLE n. nip. run a temperature. See also SPECULATE. flip one's lid. shot in the arm. nail. go out on a limb. point. spitball. hunch. stab in the dark. toss out. See also DISTURBED. bayonet. booster. hypo. hit the ceiling. come apart. guesstimate. booster shot. bang. take a shot in the dark. flip. main-line bang. race ones motor. gun. HYPOTHESIS n. get hot under the collar. shot.hysterical 191 HYPODERMIC INJECTION n. work oneself into a pucker. take a stab. spike. have a short fuse. shot in the dark. work oneself into a lather. square needle. HYSTERICAL adj. work oneself into a tizzy. take a shot. talk off the top of one's head. . sneaking suspicion. pop. fix. blow one's top. jabber. hype stick. hypo. shot. blow one's stack. stab. come unglued. weirded out. brainstorm. work oneself into a stew. blow a gasket. See also BASIS. hook. pop one's cork. artillery. dram (narcotics).

192 . IDEOLOGICAL DIVISIONS n. bug up one's ass. toddle. drop case. India. yo-yo. See FOOLISH. riff (musical). numbskull. out of the swim. I got it. lurk. goof off. two cents' worth. float. knee. shtick. six of one and half a dozen of the other. like two peas in a pod. chirp. it hit me. out to lunch. on the bench. poke around. See SAME. poke. featherbed. street talk. angle. weirdo. Dudley. big play. flop. jelly. down. Shangri-la. rumble. not have all one's marbles. proposition. pie in the sky. double. high sign. ice cream man. button. ice man. dog tag. IDEA n. the name of that tune. stick around. and I). papers. sit on one's duff. make. diamonds. meshugenah. gimme a drag on that before you throw it away. twist. ident bracelet. tab. dog tags (armed forces). peg. bum around. malt). ICE HOCKEY PLAYER anchor man. bee in one's bonnet. tin. brainchild. white (vanilla). bum. ditto. character. flub off. kooky. out of action. big picture. I pro.I I n. hang around. jive talk. big idea. say so. IDEALIST n. poke along. body check. hail. black (chocolate).D. See also CRIMINAL. spark. slash. goalie. put one's finger on something. stargazer. head hunter. setup. IDLE adj. R. mooch around. fuck-you money. double chocolate (chocolate ice cream with chocolate sauce). scrounge around. doesn't know which way is up. cookie cutter. bail out. queer fish. See ICE CREAM n. bit. look at the world through rose-colored glasses. white tin. monkey around. stick check. action. See UNEMPLOYED. bat around. IBM n. OK Uncle Dudley. rag (keep possession of puck). rat fuck. fiddle around. silk curtain (Middle East). IDENTIFICATION TAG n. slant. fathead. story. never-never land. IDIOSYNCRATIC adj. sextet. how one figures it.D. scoutmaster. sneaking suspicion. numéro uno. flash. new wrinkle. sit on one's ass. judgment call. Prudhoe pineapple (bucket). spark plug. flash (thieves). dork. batty. IDEAL adj. IDENTIFICATION n. press the bricks. knock around. put the finger on. bit. bell-ringer. pointy head. warm a chair. it just come to me. card. I. IDLE v. IDENTIFY v. rap. pitch. IDIOTIC adj. mosey. check. IDENTIFY. bad talk (radical). finger.. mishegoss. look-alike. game plan. vanilla cow (vanilla soda. scene. IDEALIZE v. IDIOSYNCRASY n. make. on the shelf. PLAY assist. out of the rat race. case. ICE CREAM VENDOR n. same difference. tag. hokey-pokey. dreamer. F. flash. brain wave. wienie. hare-brained. See also PERFECT. tune. slap pass. ICE n. kook. IDENTICAL adj. logo. carbon copy. number one. buzzer. get no place fast. dingaling. jack around. hat trick (3 goals by a single player). booby trap. scenario. bug in one's ear. put down for. kneeing. dog tag. vanilla ice cream. sugary glop. ID. sit on one's butt. flea in one's nose. gorked. I. ball (single scoop). jerk off. what's the action. iron curtain (Russia). strange one. cat. shake. brainstorm. mess around. Big Blue. fool around. picture. Good ICE HOCKEY. rare bird. dumb ox. build castles in the air. See ECCENTRIC. weasel words. bamboo curtain (China). flash on it. dead ringer. jive. tool. tag. hack around. fuck off. pinhead. what's cookin'. CHARACTERISTIC. goof around. flub the dub. have it all. all around chocolate. fuck around. wrinkle. ICING n. whacky. fake off. See STUPID. fiddle fart around. lie down on the job. myself.. mud pie. Humor man. daffy. cage (goal). asshole. Eskimo. tail. gimmick. slapper. rat. black cow (root beer with vanilla ice cream). glop. op. jackass. slap shot. fuck the dog. potchky. IDIOT n. icing (illegal play). See also LINGER. yours truly. IDAHO Gem State. potsy. screw off. pop (on a stick). topping. wig. black and white (soda. chocolate sauce). minus some buttons. xerox. ICE HOCKEY TERMS sin bin (penalty box). talk through one's hat. bracelet. yellow tin. closed down. child. button down. outrageous righteous and relaxed. dumdum. deep think. big three (me. lingo. burn (score) deke (deceive). spitting image. freaky. squirrelly. twit. item. futz around. hang out. IDIOM n. bee. approach. shlep along. meathead. shadow (guard closely). steal. off the wall. layout. poot around. shield.

lunchie. pukey. freeze on. See also ADULTEROUS. wink at. gone. come in though a side door. not give one the time of day.illness 193 IDLENESS n. thick as flies. thick as hail. ig. no end of. shady. not know a rock from a hard place. ILL adj. tune out. square. trots. no end to. IDOLIZED adj. butt hole. dose. shady. doesn't know the score. bummy. out of line. crud. unhep. score. be asleep at the switch. keen about. TS. in the dark. you've got me. I give up. on the sick list. heavy. burned (VD). not know one's ass from one's elbow. bitchy. seedy. goldbrick. IGNORE v. salty. fall between the chairs. sleazeball. See STUPID. dummy. pay no mind. burpy. grody to the max. God knows. fall between the cracks. out in the cold. See COUNTLESS. See IRRITABLE. IGNORAMUS n. pay no never mind. highly touted. birds of a feather. tacky. under the counter. ILL FORTUNE n. got the bug. heavy. a mushroom. goaty. IGNORANT adj. asshole. off one's feet. who knows?. half-assed. upchucking. peaked. not be with it. hung up. dirty. cheap. Land O' ILL-MANNERED adj. shady. fell for. chili. ILLICIT adj. ice. run down. play it cool. poorly. 3. racket. out of line. off the top of one's head. zillion. bag job. sleepyhead. fascinoma (Medic). whore's bird. on the blink. loud. off base. ILLEGITIMATE adj. bletcherous. sick as a dog. 2. blind as a bat. racket. balloonhead. outta action. See LOAFER. how should I know?. mean. it has me guessing. damned if I know. ornery. number. raunchy. out of line. heaven knows. cantankerous. fuck off. . it's Greek to me. half-cocked. doesn't know one's ass from a hole in the ground. rainy day. time to kill. bastard. ornery. search me. good for nothin'. runs. green around the gills. bitchy. scrappy. pukish. time to burn. ugly customer. black-bag job. ILLNESS adj. live with. hanky-panky. spiky. down. cussed. hipped on. cover. out of it. tough shit. cake-eater. nerd. IDOL n. bubblehead. the pip. loud-mouthed. sidelined. drowning. off-color. what's going around. on the bum. blue around the gills. IDLER n. dumdum. cold-shoulder. play past. laid low. airhead. winner. look the other way. hanky-panky. wildcat. bug. feeling awful. the trots. damned if I know. johnny. IDOLIZE v. twit. doesn't know one's ass from first base. stuck on. crunch. under the table. likes. fireeater. bum. not know shit from Shinola. by blow. wacky about. ILL-CONSIDERED adj. woozy. lot. rotten. pointyhead. haven't the foggiest. wild about. passed up. willies (mythical). deep shit. rocky. bunk fatigue (WW I). green. ILL-NATURED adj. 2. drop. need it like a hole in the head. creeping crud. uncool. under the table. ILL-HUMORED adj. dumbo. 1. a wreck. off base. wildcat. let one off easy. double whammy. it's got me guessing. down with. racket. cut. mean. one's own sweet time. shine one on. beach bum. dirty. not have a clue. nuts about. ILLEGAL SEARCH n. in the cold. below par. dope. not know the time of day. off base. barfy. ILK n. ILLINOIS Lincoln. drag. ice out. beats the shit outta me. struck by lightning. wild about. ILLEGAL ENTRY n. 2. nuts about. shlepper. drugstore cowboy. likes of. love child. galoot. double scrudfantods. chip on one's shoulder. I pass. peaky. cool. dirty. fuck-off time. hard head. cussed. under the counter. roughneck. feeling something terrible. crooked. IGNORANCE n. brush off. bummer. let go to pot. let slide. look right through. grody. skank. wildcat. let one off this time. See also VULGAR. a big know-it-all. mad for. lowbrow. hung up with. more than you can shake a stick at. I don't know what. loser. umpteen. goof-off time. downer. lazy good for nothin'. running a temperature. under the table. have a thing about. have a thing about. feeling rotten. meatballism. not know the score. ILLEGAL CACHE n. half-cocked. half-baked. dipshit. okay people. gone on. jillion. not getting it. poohpooh. See ADVERSITY. 1. one foot in the grave. God only knows. half-baked. gone on. left-handed. Head Knock. halfassed. Prairie State. give one the brush. ILLIMITABLE adj. airhead. unhip. crooked. heavy. one foot in the grave and the other on a banana peel. gool. dad. can't even get arrested. John. let ride. the rackets. Lord knows. out to lunch. give the go by. 1. leave out in the cold. the flu. born on the wrong side of the blanket. not there. ratty. Sucker State. nobody knows. let it go. raw. ILLEGAL adj. touted. search me. lowbrow. IGNORANT interj. don't look at me. foot-dragger. goof off. crazy over. dial out. daffy about. See IRRITABLE. off one's feed. mad about. punk. under the weather. lounge lizard. doesn't know from nothing. high hat. See ADMIRE. cut dead. not know one's ass from one's elbow. chill. up shit creek without a paddle. IGNORED adj. it beats me. crazy about. dodo. the runs. numbnut. can of worms. under the counter.

See FANCIFUL. junque. put-on. castles in the air. hit with a spot. not what it's cracked up to be. floating on. do a take-off. star. touchy. on the double. clone. pipe dream. all of a sudden. rummy. knock off. flaky. double time. ringer. IMMATERIAL adj. lush. elbow bender. jack off. soak up. pair of ducks. like a big-ass bird. brawl. knock off. steal. short fuse. play with oneself. dork. 3. stew. bogue. humongous. knock down and drag out. 1. no biggie. super. IMAGINARY adj. page-oner. IMBECILE n. bonetop. See BIG. See CELEBRITY. toot sweet. nuthin' upstairs. grumpy. major league. belt. moby. hokey. mother. limelight. work alike. toss down. 3. compatible (P. cook up. give a frinstance. ersatz. raise a few. pirate labels. clodpated. ticking bomb. in nothing flat. in a jiffy. pie in the sky. come up with. take off. punch out. bogotified. hit with a light. . take a leaf out of one's book. See DRINK. thick as flies. pinhead. first crack out of the box. in the limelight. make like. motherfucker (Obsc). down. lamebrain. like now. double. twin. put away. way out. head IMBROGLIO n. See COPY. show and tell. See WRONG. play with oneself. irrigate.C. clone. IMMATURE adj.k. sophomore. kettle offish. carbon. stand-in. fool's paradise. float. spit and image. double. weird out. fake. big idea. 2. have another think coming. See COUNTLESS. nutty. IMMERSE v. tank up. do. get across. spotlight. highlight. trip. knocker. send up. takeoff as. highlight. grouchy. blue sky. blue sky. go. crawling with. IMITATE v. IMMENSE adj. play the (affect a role). jumbo. zillion. right off the bat. See UNSOPHISTICATED. more than you can shake a stick at. like a shot out of hell. 1. big fucking deal. xerox. celeb. queer. big mother. flimsy. dummy. wrinkle. spitting image. sponge. not dry behind the ears. breaking new snow. a bit previous. heavy stuff. copycat. booze up. xerox. in half a shake. brainstorm. abracadabra. birdie (teenage). don't mean shit. bogosity. See IRRITABLE. animal).194 illogical ILLOGICAL adj. phony. flash on it. cantankerous. roll out. brown bagger. trumped up. soak. IMAGINED adj. gross. fantasmo. ersatz. angel (radar). makes no never mind. kinky. halfassed. carbon. crock. put on. dead ringer. fuck with one's head. a jillion at least. chip off the old block. brainstorm. IMITATION n. pirate. fake. ditto. off the wall. dream up. nerd. pipe dream. humungous. flack session. no skin off one's nose. stat. green. ILLUSORY adj. avant-garde. pipe dream. IMBIBE v. offbeat. brainchild. alive with. the plot thickens. in two shakes of a lambs tail. in half a mo. no end of. borrow. See DRINKER. dreamed up. mirror. birdbrain. pointyhead. IMBIBER n. dipshit. 2. IMMEASURABLE adj. mungo. hit with a beam. trumped up. in a flash. peahead. no big deal. jillion. IMBUE v. mimeo. trump up. at the kick-off. 2. fool's paradise. See FALSE. IMAGINE v. lift. spotlight. exercise the elbow. before you can say Jack Robinson. phony. frinstance. pirate goods. stat. dunk. mimeo. cockeyed. baby. on the dot. pound. knock-off. king-size.clouds. knock back. umpteen. IMMEDIATELY adv. in the soup. rhubarb. pipe dream. PDQ. peas in a pod. ILLUMINATE v. catch 22. barn door. superstar. BFD. run in. look alike. go like. See EXPLAIN. bogue. queer. pretty dammmed quick. carbon copy. dodo. repro. chugalug. pronto. ugly customer. boozer. get over. steal one's stuff. immaterial. spitting image. See STUPID. ditto. no end to. crabby. bogotifïed. dead ringer. draw one a picture. half-baked. ILLUSION n. IMAGINATIVE adj. spitball. IMAGINATION n. monstro. carbon. crowk (radio use. brainwash. do like. break down. take it off the top of one's head. move your ass. bell-ringer. far out. pseud. ILLUSTRATION n. brain wave. bitchy. like a BAB. knock off. IMITATION adj. soap opera. cooked up. in a shake. pseudo. (well-known). juice back. carbon copy. program. See COUNTERFEIT. 4. wino. See ARGUMENT. brain wave. ILL-TEMPERED adj. See UNIMPORTANT. lay out. in a New York minute. monster. name. umpteeenth. big league. new wrinkle. trot out. spark. tosspot. kid stuff. kid. 1. dreamed up. in half a jiffy. w. crib. for instance. hang on a few. See CREATE. wienie. head tripping. copycat. make up. ILLUSTRIOUS adj. See also IDEA. castles in the air. autobogophobia (fear of bogosity). shikker. big deal. off the beam. nuts. banana head. trip. can of worms. dupe. soft shell. like a shot. phony. open one's head. act like. IMAGE n. compatible). ILLUSTRATE v. dupe. off the pop. IMITATOR n. limelight. spot. mox nix.

gone to hell. stuck on oneself. flip. crap. keen. at hand. hot for. IMPENETRABLE adj. no go. Mexican standoff. IMPACT v. booster shot. really into. fly off the handle. hellion. tie up. Hunk. a few bugs. See ENTHUSIASTIC. G. run a temperature. loudmouth. steamed up. shut off. blow one's top. See DAMAGED. chips are down. had it. IMMOBILIZE v. wrack up. ready for Freddie. into. jam up. crash. IMPERFECT adj. stick to ones guns. IMMOBILE adj. take one out. gone. about to piss in one's pants. snafu. waiting to. excess baggage. freeze. See HINDRANCE. gung ho. get hot under the collar. dreck. crack up. See also ANTICIPATED. swell-headed. nerf. too much. butter paddle. hurry-up call. middle of the road. biggety. crud. like crazy. See PERFECT. throw a monkey wrench into. 1. register. See OBSCENE. pickle. gremlins. saddle with. cheap John. catch 22. waiting on. stymie. fence sitter. jitney. turned on. race one's motor. in a lather. shot in the ass. IMMUNIZATION n. a glitch. crunch. see it coming. murder (he's murder). IMMODEST adj. catch. IMPACT SPORT n. greeny. prop. ants in one's pants. cocky. the handwriting is on the wall. locked in. blow the whistle on. (fresh off the boat). 1. wetback. smashup. nailed down. baggage. work oneself into a pucker. shot. See URGENT. IMPACT n. fan. wrapped up in. Mickey Mouse. call em as one sees em. eat sleep and breathe something. outrageous righteous and relaxed. See EXTREME. seconds. work oneself into a lather. shit. put a stopper in. IMPASSIONED adj. set in concrete. give one the square needle. gone to bad. IMMIGRANT n. hash up. IMPEDIMENT n. IMMODERATE adj. work oneself into a stew. garbage. documented. ants. piece of shit. creepy. wide open. dinged. crappy. hang-up. freeze. shot in the arm. hang one up. IMMUNIZE v. 2. starry eyed over. IMPAIRED adj. fall all over oneself. dud. 2. from hunger. dead set on. cut off one's water. worked up about. crack up. on downtime. IMPATIENCE n. club. in a sweat. bohunk. spark plug. queer. open. gridlock. handwriting is on the wall. antsy-pantsy. junk. even-steven. all hopped up about. give a shot. IMPARTIAL adj. IMPECCABLE adj. IMPASSE n. dying to. steamed up. on the blink. psychological baggage. mugwumpian. in the cards. anchored. See also STUBBORN. clinker. hold up. hot about. stonewall. dog. down. See DAMAGE. rinky-dinky. See also DISHONEST. a few bugs. bend the goods. box. X-rated. rough up. stoned. jolt. ten. dawk (neither a dove or a hawk). borax. undocumented. ding. have a short fuse. glitched. stabbed in the ass (WW II). meat-eater. at hand. IMMUNIZED adj. fiend. on the fritz. IMPELLER n. rat's ass. out of sight. up to here in. IMMOVABLE adj. see it coming. blow up. four-o. standoff. creep. ripe. close off. smash up. lemon. funky. ego-tripping. damned if you do and damned if you don't. kick. wild about. the noose is hanging. stand pat. cramp one's style. windmill. blower. tweak. blow a gasket. booster. busted. anythingarian. dead end. greenhorn. itchy. hang up. gook. speedy. on target.imperfect 195 IMMERSED adj. nailed. kaput. go great guns. it's looking to. gum up. mule-headed. kick. flag one. it's looking to. matter of life and death. apple pie. blowhard. IMP n. See CONCEITED. in the wind. hit one like a ton of bricks. ants in one's pants. contact sport. blue. cruddy. shut down. hit the ceiling. bracero. tied up. gridlock. Hunkie. ants. the noose is hanging. fast and loose. antsy. got the hook. See HINDER. hot for. shoot. ham. aces. on the fence. See STUBBORN. IMPEDE v.. hit one. total. crash. glitch. gaga over. in the wind. hole. corner. catawamptious. eggbeater. in the cards. gridlock. got the square needle. tip-top shape. snarl up. like mad. ape over. See ENGROSSED. flip one's lid. gone on. throw out the baby with the bathwater. full of get up and go. mugwumpish. binged. jabbed in the ass. pat. punk. when you gotta go you gotta go. work oneself into a tizzy. there's no turning back.O. tough nut to crack. 10. See also ANXIOUS. smash. dig in one's heels. not let any grass grow under one's feet. hopped up. bang into. showboat. IMMINENT adj. IMPATIENT adj. fast. totalled. rarin' to go.I. IMMORAL adj. orders are orders. schlocky.B. IMPENDING adj. blow one's stack. jack up. hot to go. turned on. ball and chain. A-okay. lousy. self-starting. . wrack up. fantobs. hot. too-too. bulletproof. gummy. on pins and needles. IMPAIR v. hellcat. F. creaming to. hard-nosed. jelly bean. IMPERATIVE adj. gremlins. See DISSOLUTE. goof up. piss-poor. smash. pants stopper.

the big picture. stuff. blow the whistle on one. MASTERFUL. fly-by-night. not a Chinaman's chance. not till hell freezes over. crack the whip. something to write home about. big chew. not get one's self in an uproar. can't win for losin'. big timer. big name. go like. stand in with. IMPERFECTION n. polly. mega. (affect a IMPERSONATE v. visiting fireman. act like. See also ASSURED. IMPOSTER n. do like. the way of it. face card. See also FORCE. do. B. mirror. frame. cool as a cucumber. unflappable. give it to one. apple. whole cheese. catch. IMPERSONAL adj. sass. 1. fake. high profile. come back. major league. wise guy. big player. ditto. no shit. See ANNOYANCE. See also INADEQUATE. the juice. the force. stick one's neck in the noose. phony. hoohaw. IMPERIL v. bound and determined. big ghee. cool. walk heavy. strictly business. lay down the law. cold fish. clean outta sight. nuts and bolts. See PERSUADE. grungy. wheeler-dealer. heavy. crust. serious jelly. have one's ass out. See also CELEBRITY. stick it to one. tycoon. muscle in. far out. not come up to scratch. movers and shakers. go off halfcocked. itchy. point the finger at. no-win situation. rank. in. abortion. won't wash. keep one's shirt on. name of the game. IMPETUOUS adj. godfather. band-aid. minus. high pillow. actor. on the spot. egg one on. top dog. connection. four-flusher. big shit. brass. scrape the bottom of the barrel. biggest frog in the pond. cut ice. lippy. hell bent on. low. major league. big boy. hopped up. carry a lot of weight. big spud. temp. shit. connection ghee. meat and potatoes. it sucks. dish out. mucked up. sassy. top drawer. his nibs. put on the spot. IMPOSITION n. bottom of the barrel. IMPERTINENT adj. biggie. hoke up. thick.I. IMPOSING adj. read the riot act. mean business. hang something on. off base. main squeeze. plastic. cool. wisecrack.P. EXECUTIVE. See QUACK. ticky-tacky. in the limelight. high-muckety-muck. full of holes. big butter and egg man. get down to business. . big league. See AUTOCRATIC. name. IMPLICATE v. lion. Armstrong (requires strength). nub. without a nerve in one's body. play the role). IMPORTUNE v. not turn a hair. bent on. heavyweight. drag.196 imperfection IMPORT n. hot dog. saucebox. high monkey monk. loused up. we're not talking about nutmeg here. high-muck-a-much. sleazy. make like. not to be sneezed at. not up to scratch. IMPERIOUS adj. a somebody. higher ups. heart. big number. whip cracking. pseud. meaningful. big gun. big shot. not playing around. thick-skinned. See APPARATUS. big deal. take off. name. dish it out. fat. bug. pin on. Big. chutzpah.. not a ghost of a chance. See UNBELIEVABLE. double-barreled. two bit. baron. chips are down. heavy number. magoo. kuhnocker. rhinoceros hide. big noise. nub. IMPORTANT adj. take a leaf out of one's book. one who knows where the body's buried. wire-puller. heats on. move in on. stick one's neck out. hurryup call. chisel in. bossy. not a chance in hell. big wheel. no bird turdin'. megadual. got one's neck out. quick and dirty. dead ass. wire. See INSOLENT. bogue. dead set on. big one. top brass. gun. won't hold water. play into one's hands. gremlin. drift. throw one's weight around. strictly business. creaming to. point. hot shot. backchat. on ones high horse.O. con. VIP. lay at one's door. turkey. fab. 2. guff. big wig. bone. pushy. jump the gun. not a snowball s chance in hell. See IMPRESSIVE. hot shit. Mr. dump on. buckle down. blarney. driver. bottom line. chance it. big man. walk tall. See IMPULSIVE. lay on the line. meat. something else. ass kicking. nitty-gritty. steal one's stuff. keep a stiff upper lip. horn in. out of line. honcho. mind-blowing. not get one's balls in an uproar. IMPERMANENT adj. lay it on thick. chill out. faker. fire in the belly. no fooling. topsider. lip. messed up. cottonpickin'. caught with one's pants down. no go. it won't fly. IMPLAUSIBLE adj. not up to snuff. big league. pain in the neck. real cheese. IMPLEMENT n. IMPOSE v. frame up. big apple. something. IMPERILED adj. go off the deep end. fresh. big. can-opener (safe). wheel. reachy. roll with the punches. glitch. too much. keep one's cool. one for the book. high and mighty. on the line. See INCRIMINATE. heavy stuff. goose. hot flash. IMPERTURBABLE adj. money talks. hard as nails. score. caboodle. thin. throw a lot of weight.M. cheesy. chutzpahdik. work on. CHEAP. nature of the beast. IMPOSSIBLE adj. business end of. here today gone tomorrow. contraption. something else. put one's foot down. out on a limb. brass. smart alecky. See also POWERFUL. underlined. V. finger. not a prayer. straight. punch line. smartass. gall. sell. not make it. below the mark.. cold. like all get out. hock one's çharnik. serious shit. lay it on. brass hat. big cheese. pull rank. high cotton. matter of life and death. big man on campus. cold turkey. hoke. cheeky.C. no way. pain in the ass. throwaway. back talk. for the birds. string along. noodge. slimpsy. IMPERTINENCE n. fishy. tripe.

fake it. smashing. improv. mind-fucked. a gas. dash off. slapdash. dud. knock off. scandalous. fake. play it as it lays. swear word. enforce. put away. in the slam. can't cut it. jam. out of the woods. toss out. off base. snap out of it. off the top of ones head. bang-up. put one's foot in one's mouth. no-no. away. See DESTITUTE. taking it for a ride. dolce vita. . sharpened. fix up. boost. IMPROPER adj. something to shout about. gone. sent up. push around. See also WRONG. See also EXPLETIVE. the most. off the wall. put on ice. wimpy. off the cuff. swell. riff. ball park. strapped. retrofit. whip up. rootin'-tootin'. toss off. slap up. glitzy. wing it. play piano. make a comeback. mind-bending. cool. suck dry. knock up. mindblowing. in college. See WEAK. cool. ball-park figure. on the rocks. ace high. toss out. real cool. winging it. double whammy. grab. knock off. out in left field. IMPRESSED adj. pull out of it. not a prayer. it don't figure. 1. iced. one for the book. stony. buffalo. cuss. four-letter word. IMPOVERISHED adj. off the hip. brace up. upgrade. bounce back. not a Chinaman's chance. off color. oofless. IMPROBABILITY n. fake it. throw off. 3. blow one away. not a snowball's chance in hell. guesstimate. slap out. knock one for a loop. whammy. throw off. bulldoze. bat out. blow session. bleed. go over. cooped up. toss out. impro. jugged. turn on the heat. something. dirty name. not a chance in hell. jinx. put together with spit and chicken wire. looking good. sharpen. See JAIL. clean one out. move. solid sender. cook up. knock one's socks off. razzle-dazzle. up the river. wild. throw off. dream up. strike off. play by ear. large charge. can't get it up. in the slammer. on the lift. bad form. bend the law. off the hip. whip up. go up. dress up. no go. on the upbeat. headfucked. bleed white. be out of the woods. nifty. stunner. be on the mend. play it by ear. lick. dirty word. brainwashed. large. book. pick up the pieces.improvise IMPOTENT adj. IMPROVING adj. break. IMPRECATION n. up. swinging. on the rims. spitball. improv. souped up. no lead in the pencil. head trip. shoot from the hip. IMPRESS v. score. shape up. go straight. spiffy. hotdog. mega. piss-poor. come alive. get well (monetarily). cooped. marvy. reet. IMPOVERISH v. live one. fake. fake. wipe out. bulletproof. fell. IMPREGNATE v. gussy up. spark. turn around. take for all one's got. jumping. make a grandstand play. cage. fire blanks. think up. hairy. noodle around. polish. show off. don't have the horses. blow away. cuss word. bottoming out. ice. jamming. like wow. over the hump. turn things around. brainstorm. sizzler. solid. toss off. IMPROVISATION n. come back. not a chance in hell. turn the corner. way off. paper tiger. in the pokey. IMPREGNABLE adj. snazzy. pretty up. noodle around. spitball. upgrade. get one's act together. throw out. can't hack it. programmed. unreal. off. knock out. lean on. it won't fly. something to write home about. 2. frantic. on the upgrade. not cricket. knock off. very iffy. come along. out of town. get off. make a big splash. make up. dash off. clean up one's act. IMPROVED adj. slay. ad lib. IMPRECISE adj. voodoo. on the rise. hot stuff. lush. real gone. 2. hold. not a snow ball's chance. IMPRISON v. off the cuff. get on the ball. can't make the grade. not a snowball's chance in hell. spruce up. off the hip. vamp. knock one out. it won't fly. make first rate. off the wall. soup up. come out of it. ad lib. get with it. zero cool. step up in class. IMPROMPTU adj. IMPRACTICABLE adj. shoot from the hip. live wire. got two chances: slim and none. on the comeback trail. in the 197 clink. get back in shape. grandstand. noodle. shoot from the hip. straighten out. big splash. truly needy. get in trouble. nerdy. step up. tapped out. looking up. mean. flat. See IMPOSSIBLE. in the groove. on the upswing. wing it. hoodoo. not in the cards. out in left field. vamp. bottom out. IMPROVE v. hurting. whip up. nervous. strike off. send up. out of this world. hot lick. mostest. boggled. fab. IMPRISONED adj. off the cuff. IMPROVEMENT n. shoot blanks. spitball. off the top of the head. outside chance. whomp up. out of gas. shove out. groovy. hit like a ton of bricks. showboat. doll up. gutless. dash off. not a Chinaman's chance. diddly bop. improv. come around. wrong number. kill. strike off. vamp. work something out. out of sight. jazzy. perk up. have-nots. showy. ad lib. look up. play by ear. uptick. IMPROVISE v. walk heavy. register. off the beam. toss off. make one's teeth fall out. put in the family way. take a brace. lock up. mess around. kicky. trump up. far out. fine. put one's foot in it. blank cartridge. shuck. turn over a new leaf. mad. 1. megadual. not have it. take one's last penny. scorcher. on the comeback trail. upbeat. flat broke. something else. take off. clean. hundred-to-one shot. skyrocket. flashy. come from behind. blow room. pick up. no toothpaste in the tube. faze. IMPRESSIVE adj. can't cut the mustard. out of line. straighten up and fly right. clean outta sight. stunning. dynamite. turn on. off the top of one's head.

send up. off the deep end. bottom of the barrel. INAUGURATE v. shoot from the hip. off the wall. muff. See WRONG. cheap John. low. rank. in the slammer. IMPUGN v. iced. no end to. toss off. sit on one's hands. make up. See also INEFFECTIVE. off the hip. butterfingers. band-aid. jugged. lousy. See FOOLISH. sidelined. no good. hocus-pocus. fast and loose. cheesy. slimpsy. smart ass. up the river. Mickey Mouse. chicken shit. halfassed. turkey. not have it. off the top of one's head. blah.198 improvised IMPROVISED adj. up and down. cheek. piss poor. go for broke. zap. borax. lip. back talk. tar. slam. INADEQUATE adj. seconds. bow. bupkis. jillion. zillion. off the top of the head. INACTIVE adj. not hold a candle to. way off. sack artist. See IMPROMPTU. nerve. on the shelf. not come up to scratch. put one's foot in one's mouth. turkey. put one's foot in it. clunker. IMPUTE v. See also CARELESS. winner. out to lunch. off base. off base. tripe. rap. cotton-pickin'. no end of. INCARCERATE v. INCAPABLE adj. lump. not up to snuff. open sesame. off. thick as hail. lemon. jump the gun. sauce. umpteenth. book. run down. hang something on. come up with. duffer. INCAUTIOUS adj. take out. gall. ticky-tacky. IMPUDENCE n. clinker. gremlins. G. loser. off base. quick and dirty. have something on. daydreaming. have another think coming. out of commission. sit on one's duff. nerd. kick off. can't cut the mustard. a real winner. trash. send up the river. put out of commission. voodoo. have nothing on. yo-yo. hamstring. ad lib. dipstick. birdbrained. for the birds. fire up. piece of shit. fumble-fist. way off. harebrained. Stepin Fetchit. IMPULSIVE adj. jelly bean. step off the deep end. break. go off the deep end. garbage. ASSIGN. jump off the deep end. creepy. asleep at the switch. lay out. zilch. jitney. gummy. brass. down. cage. bend the law. cooked. more than you can shake a stick at. put one's foot in it. away. it . geed up. chutzpah. crappy. shit. low man on the totem pole. also ran. loser. go off the deep end. can. spitball. grungy. pin on. out of action. second fiddle. throw the book at. come down on. See DISABLE. play with fire. not hack it. hit or miss. off. outta gas. bush league. that doesn't track. slapdash. INACCURATE adj. too little too late. See BEGIN. reference. Mickey Mouse. looking out the window. throw the book at. INATTENTIVE adj. jerky. sit on one's butt. flash. lamebrained. skin alive. ice. queer. throw off. toss out. sass. out of line. out of the swim. nothing on the ball. chutzpahdik. INAPPLICABLE adj. yen. out of the rat race. off the beam. slob. abracadabra. at one's own sweet will. weak in the upper story. in cold storage. ditzy. a few bugs. hogtie. can't cut it. INCARCERATED adj. See also UNEMPLOYED. in a holding pattern. off the beam. garbage. fuck-up. dreck. not make it. IMPUDENT adj. all wet. See COUNTLESS. IMPRUDENT adj. off the cuff. cook up. any old way. clown. flaky. stick it to. leave oneself wide open. step off the deep end. rinkydink. put on ice. guff. See INADEQUATE. wrong number. out to lunch. mooning. below the mark. put one's foot in it. out in left field. taken out. dream up. bad form. brassy. can't hack it. lummox. blow hot and cold. on the bench. lay the arm on. See INSOLENT. schlocky. slough. plastic. nerky. stand by. break the ice. buy a pig in a poke. out of line. go out on a limb. not cut out for. off color. cool. clip the wings of. put away. knock off. smear. the smarts. half-baked. ala kazam. INACCESSIBLE adj. lox. on hold. hamstrung. pay no mind. crust. get things rolling. all thumbs. minus. mad. sleazy. hog tied. from hunger. game. See DISTRACTED. put one's foot in one's mouth. crip. winging it. in college. hoodoo. INAPPROPRIATE adj. dime a dozen. rat's ass. See IMPRISONED. go off half cocked. gimp. Mickey Mouse. closed down. slough up. INCAPACITATE v. thumb down. not up to scratch. runt. back chat. loser. dub. two bit. INANE adj. railroad. a menace. smarts. burned out. gimpy. go to sea in a sieve. face.. ring in. goofing off. horse's ass. improv. INCANTATION n. INACTION n. a glitch. can't make the grade. smart ass. See also INISPID. g'd up. pile of shit. lock up. play by ear. settle. cut to bits. blast. sappy. no got. break in. scrape the bottom of the barrel. mumbo-jumbo. zing. cut to ribbons. draggy. gook. IMPULSE n. junk. throw a monkey wrench into the works. drag ass. ad lib. goopy. knock. a real loser. sit on one's ass. funky. umpteen. ham. popcorn headed. muffer. uncool. See sucks. dog. cool one's heels. stand pat. See also SPONTANEOUS. off the cuff. INCAPACITATED adj. get previous. strike off. swipe at. dopey. second string. punk. out of pocket. pin on. fly-by-night. dash off. thick as flies. whip up. off base. hold.I. put down. wise ass. take one away. flip. cruddy. bringdown. put one's foot in one's mouth. spike one's guns. INCALCULABLE adj.

make a fuss. ride. funky. 3. cash flow. no biggie. muffer. whale of a difference. put the needles in. dog one around. catch. driven up the wall. muff. harvest. come off. mega-gnarly. nerd. INCLINATION n. druthers. bottom line. bummed out. jerkwater (small town). gnarly. in over one's head. pay. strength. hung up. flubdub. not a chance in hell. brown off. riled. net. flip out. sweetening. the end. peanuts (small). zero cool. wall to wall. INCOGNITO adj. weakness for. hell of a note. sound off. two-faced. softpedalled. cool. two bit. psych. give one the needle. burned up. BFD. schmo. cush. have a bump for. dipstick. can't cut it. entry level (job). mezz. revenue stream. in one's hair. kick up a row. peed off. rabble-rouse. dogged. I pass. burn up. handle. payoff. T-off. hacked. in the black. duffer. a nobody. needle. spark plug. offbeat. spook. and no mistake. uptight. shmendrick. bag. beats the shit outta me. bugged. in orbit. mad. IN CONTENTION adj. diff. mind trip. put the zingers in. chiv. rubbed the wrong way. craze. nebbish. INCESSANTLY adv. out to lunch. stick in one's craw. INCOMPETENT adj. get a rise out of one. phoney. get under one's skin. get a rise out of one. cut one in on. make a scene. devil may care. shiv. adjy. sit in. like it is. egg on. trip. See CARELESS. INCITER n. pusher. two-timer. ham. huffy. in one's hat. slob. I give up. clown. loser. See also ANONYMOUS. See also WHOLE. sure thing. rile. browned off. picky. in the till. it beats me. split. at the end of one's rope. ham. no great shakes. the utmost. INCIDENT n. trigger. add fuel to the flames. unreal. melon. not have it. low keyed. duke one in on. pair of ducks. where one is at. egg on. round the clock. surefire. pissed off. weird. INCOMPATIBLE adj. Mickey Mouse. rousted. ask for it. fumblefist. real winner. out of sight. hell of a way to run a railroad. 1. for ever so long. get. INCENSED adj. gate. wave maker. seven-ply gasser. what's in it for one. thick. hap. hatchet man. amateur night. get under one's skin. sweetener. all the options. INCOMPETENT n. yo-yo. turn on. shrimp. something. fuddy-duddy. halfassed. wishy-washy. type. the big time. cold. spooked. no-go. See also ALWAYS. take in. stir up. lummox. jerk. no two ways about it. not a Chinaman's chance. turned on to. low profile. can't cut the mustard. fantasmo. zazzle. big zero. you've got me. sure as shootin'. See UNBELIEVABLE. can't make the grade. reachy. clear as mud. 1. INCONSISTENCY n. bull-staller. twerp. INCLUSIVE adj. yard on. not cut out for. fireman. something else. open-and-shut case. teed off. mind-set. INCONTROVERTIBLE adj. nailed down. eyes for. sure as God made little green apples. INCONSPICUOUS adj. this is some kinda . big eyes. leave oneself wide open. clear as dishwater. sure as death and taxes. work up into a lather. See also ANGRY. the whole ball of wax. INCITE v. fire up. the most. funky. miffed. lump. all hot and bothered. ask for it. steam up. INCONSEQUENTIAL adj. dynamite. yo-yo. bottom line. zilch. go down. 1. wimp. fire up. head-set. go on make my day. bearding. stick in one's craw. hard-on for. . key up. See EVENT. scene. where it's at. big fucking deal. stormy petrel. dud. not a prayer. poles apart. steam-up ghee. rake off. hands on. half-baked. thin. INCONCEIVABLE adj. sweet tooth. happenso. take. out of this world. INCENSE v. turkey. thing. 2. INCISE v. INCLUSION n. happening. velvet. See CERTAIN. it's Greek to me. dub. far out. stunning. bush league. groove. lech. the size of it. handy at. rat fuck. bug. cream. INCLUDE v. small potatoes. runt. day and night. adjy. in the hunt. peeved. INCONSTANT adj. real trip. take to something like a duck takes to water. get in one's hair. blow up. See UNFAITHFUL. bush. hard put to it. incog. posilutely. See UNIMPORTANT. eightball. it won't fly. flub the dub. get one's goat. uncool. nose cone. across the board. catch 22. like wow. step out on one. real loser. on ice. jazz up. see-saw. not a ghost of a chance. chippy on one. tilt. See IMPOSSIBLE. won't wash. haywire. not born yesterday. pure bullshit. out of touch. murder. itch. buffaloed. nowhere. bupkis. picked on. cheat on. 2. bringdown. picky picky. gravy. absofuckinglutely. natural at. See OBSCURE. discombobulate. throw wood on the fire. no way. march to the beat of a different drummer. hot pants. needle man. stick ones neck out.incontrovertible 199 play with fire. put up to. winner. make waves. out of pocket. rings phoney. lamebrained. too much. See also DESIRE. INCOMPREHENSIBLE adj. fab. 2. fuck up. piss one off. flash. See ANGER. get in the act. fishy. out of one's depth. INCOMMUNICADO adj. can't hack it. INCOME n. like night and day. dinky. See also COMPENSATION. turn one on. steamed. absitively. shine in. far cry. take home. mess. dead one. butterfingers. work up. brown off. goings-on. amateur night in Dixie. cup of tea. make it tough for all. send. juice. get to. yen. runt.

step up. 2. dead set on. outrageous. ironclad. spike. off-color. don't give a damm. fuzzbuzz. Uncle Tomahawk (white establishment oriented). INDIANAPOLIS. INDIAN RESERVATION n. hang something on. ass backwards. laid back. that doesn't track. run up. in hock. sweeten the pot. have fuck-you money. pinpoint. bring up. dues. (scripts. join together. snowball. roll with the punches. gross. on the tab. high sign. built up. piss-cutter. on one's own. on the cuff. too far gone. won't wash. hem and haw. 1. jacked up. spin out. add bells and whistles. pin it on one. twitchin'. tish. rings phoney. what the hell. sweeten. don't give diddly. don't give a flying fuck. See UNDECIDED. hook up with. INDICATE v. no more cards to play. pad. put the finger on. INDIANAPOLIS SPEEDWAY n. frame. indeedy. See ABSOLUTELY INDEFATIGABLE adj. put together. let one have it. dump on. could care less. all wet. pussyfoot. boosted.200 inconvenience INCONVENIENCE v. put in a hole. INDIANA City. add fuel to the fire. INDEFINITELY adj. parlay. hook in. INCREDIBLE adj. give one a hard time. three-time loser. phoney. don't sweat it. fishy. pussyfoot around. hiked up. INDEBTEDNESS n. phone it in. boost. redskin. name. See also INSTRUCT. INCURABLE adj. owe one one. loose. make it tough for. jazz up. weenie. card. stick it to one. blah. hike. straddle. INDICT v. stick to one. beastly. superfly. poker-faced. hard-boiled. tie in. See INDUSTRIOUS. INDECENT adj. program. fuck with one's head. gang up. look out for number one. stick at nothing. put down for. reachy. go with the flow. lay one's finger on. INDIAN n. Speed Town. in the soup. brainwash. on the fence. lay at ones door. tag. spun out. See also HINT. strung out. just going through the motions. INCORRIGIBLE adj. free wheeling. INCULCATE v. break down. blue. put up a job. red man. bound. See HOPELESS. a circus. mind-fuck. hard as nails. into the shylock. hike up. apple. amen. thin. cool. make. thick-skinned. flash. join up with. waffle.pin on. spark. raunchy. hook on. dragged out. upped. in hock. See also ACCUSE. put in a spot. INDEPENDENT adj. don't give a fuck. builder-upper. big deal. brickyard. finger. meet in the alley. foulmouthed. you better believe it. See OBSCENE. shoot up. tab. paddle one's own canoe. See BAD. keep one's shirt on. buck. Indy. build. make a noise. goose up. had it. glor. rhinoceros hide. cool cat. cool as a cucumber. INCRIMINATE v. BFD. tough. INDIANA Hoosier State. nod. INDEED adv. wink. jump up. jack up. on one's own hook. way off. don't give spit. work one's tail off. frame. on the fence. See WRONG. finger. indie (film). stick one with. butter wouldn't melt in his mouth. See also TROUBLE. run out. send a signal.. put up a job. tack on. shilly-shally. marry (film). hang up. cross dissolve (film). tag on. stinking. unflappable. slot. don t give a damn. put up. one's own sweet way. sign. up. X-rated. fab. INCREASE v. injun. put one's finger on. soup up. got lead balls for eyes. iceberg. so what?. I should worry? See also ALOOF. fair to middling. for real. couldn't care less. frame up. unreal. what's the diff?. yes indeedy. INCORPORATE v. slap on. name. no sweat. that's your pigeon. heat up. hot and cold. res. sevenply gasser. right rather. IOU. build up. See also NONPARTISAN. beefed up. string out. don't give a shit. finger. hop up. put on a spot. flesh out. not turn a hair. fantasmo. pool. discombobulate. don't give diddly-shit. big fucking deal. keep one's cool. button down. See FABULOUS. cold fish. rough. on the nut. give one a bad time. . INDICATION n. mix (recording). signal. put the finger on. piggyback. padded. find the smoking gun. hooked. point the finger at. don't give a hoot. pin down. pick up. fetch up. don't give a darn. INCREASED adj. work over. ramp up. dub. wrong number. indef. you can say that again. speed up. it's all the same to me. Naplus. cold. plug into. frame up. off the beam. into. flasher. raw. hardhearted. redskin. pyramid. shape up. in the red. loser. nowhere to go. nose to the grindstone. on the arm. head-fuck. drag out. beef up. that's your lookout. See ASSOCIATE. runnin' out of time. sure thing. INDIFFERENT adj. filthy. blow the whistle on one. high sign. dirty. INCORRECT adj. on the arm. snow. skrouk. on the cuff. pyramided. dead ass. bound and determined. flat. bent on. full of beans. whistle-blow. brave. INDECISIVE adj. mugwumpian. hell bent on. mushroom. mugwumpish. thick. peg. cue in. hedge off.. a bit much. hitch on. stick it to one. press a bet. See DEBT. pour it on. at the end of one's rope. walk through it. ms. wrong ghee. INDEBTED adj. on a string. too much. Circle Indy. songs). hiked.

dump. fox paw.). leader. chill up on. be big. twist one's arm. INDIGNITY n. buy. open and shut case. nature boy. fox pass. See also INSTRUCT. See CERTAIN. brickbat. long way. iggle. t. for a fact. mofo. INDIVIDUALISTIC adj.indulgent 201 INDIFFERENT. get a rise out of. INDIGENOUS adj. mind-fucked. way out. promote. get on the bandwagon. duke in. INDIGNATION n. poorly. head. 'd. muck up. foul-up. foot in the mouth disease. INDORSE v. local yokel. draggy. ditto. square peg in a round hole. burned up. break down. INDIVIDUALIST n. goof. hairpin. See CERTAIN. mind-fuck. out of action. INDISPUTABLE adj. down. played up to. headfuck. weird. home towner. swear in. make one's blood boil. See INTEMPERATE. INDIGNANT adj. freak. put-down. go at it ass backwards. drop a brick. laid up. hip. hash up. spoil rotten. funky. go easy with. the flu. come-on. bet your ass. gaff. bad form. down and out. mess. offbeat. go along with. made over. out of the swim. lock-and-win situation. See also LAPSE. rubberstamp. yippie. checked and double checked. INDUCE v. maverick. work over. See ECCENTRIC. bug. See DESTITUTE. wasted. twist one's arm. tapped out. out of sight. boost. open and shut. make a boo-boo. louse up. put one's foot in one's mouth. INDISPOSITION n. on the rims. screw up. go easy on. backhanded compliment. bloomer. look out for number one. back. sure as shooting. blah. fuck with one's head. an original. went by way of. INDIGENT adj. 2. browned off. closed down. 1. stub one's toe. See ANGRY. dumb trick. poor fish. sell. sign on. fuck-up. unit. rookie. miffed. boot (bl. miff. slipup. sore. boob stunt. put out. snow job. number (hot number). INDULGENT adj. hippie. hard sell. boot. stud. INDULGED adj. teed off. Keogh. hard up. take care of number one. landsman. put on the dog. INDUCTION n. head-fucked. cat. needy. blow card. on the shelf.'d. pet. loss leader. no ifs ands or buts. that's a fact Jack. busted. bugged. bait. on the rocks. drag ass. programmed. down. suck in. truly needy. go along with. live with. shovelin' shit. flat broke. ego trip. INDUCTEE n. bitch. live on the fat of the land. steamed. bet your ass. ace (good). INDISCREET adj. See PERSON. cold. INDUBITABLE adj. go for. lox. fer sher. joker. See ILL. cool off. go round the barn. on the sick list. turn a cold shoulder. fascinoma (Medic). under the weather. got a bug. hold with. INDISPOSED adj. stroked. sure as I live and breathe. make a blooper. out of the rat race. motherfucker. spoil. See also BRIBE. local. like night and day. INDUCEMENT n. tenderfoot. piss-poor. INDUCT v. letter from Uncle Sam. long way home. flat. stew. greetings. . the Murphy. through the safety net. the runs. burned (VD). eat one's mind. what's going around. goose. INDOCTRINATED adj.o. cool. live it up. INDOLENT adj. dander. go easy with. on the shelf. chill.). oofless. INDISCRETION n. pull a boo boo. stumble. bet your life. o. p. outta action. dose. sack artist. con. clown. sure as shooting. pull a bloomer. diff. See COMPASSIONATE. See also LAZY. far cry. hook. shoot oneself in the foot. dead sure. crud. soft-soap. INDIRECT adj. brainwashed. be on an ego trip. burning. goose. rocky. dump on. sell one on. trots. and no mistake. bitch up. sign up. bent out of shape. put one's foot in it. run a temperature. INDIGENCE n. make a mess of. See also ANGER. beatnik. soft soap. sweet-talk. go easy on. See also KNOWLEDGEABLE. soft shell. See PERSUADE. rain or shine. slow burn. Stepin Fetchit. dopey. dude. feeling rotten. below par. bugger. poles apart. drop the ball. INDULGE v. diarrhea of the mouth. live high on the hog. go with. go on an ego trip. hep. put on the ritz. oddball. 3. brainwash. squeeze. sure as death and taxes. paesano. spoiled rotten. pissed off. steamroller. INDIVIDUAL RETIREMENT ACCOUNT n. See INSULT. take down. on the bench. left-handed compliment. strapped. the pip. See ILLNESS. See ENDORSE. bobble. brainwash. far out. down with. bless. know damm well. run on the rims. huff. draft bait (subject to conscription). pull a blooper. ticked off. INDOCTRINATE v. INDIVIDUAL n. misspeak. march to the beat of a different drummer. boo-boo. mess up. bird. bugger up. fox paw. spoiled. Irish. no buts about it. make a boner. program. BECOME v. absitively. jump out of the frying pan into the fire. rise. chill off. sweet talk. put one's foot in it. creeping crud. cold in hand (Bl. whale of a difference. miscue. fool mistake. boiling point. pull a boner. get behind. weirdo. mad. IRA. crazy. guy. offbeat. more heat than light. boot.

fuck up. down the drain. get nowhere. mash. on the bench. in orbit. flunk out. stuck on. without a nerve in one's body. tipsy. el cheapo. deadpan. no go. shooting blanks. total shuck. bum.. feeling no pain. INDUSTRIALIST n.I. flop. spring chicken. cut rate. locked in. fish eye. bo. missed the boat. down the toilet. dud. butterfingers. out of luck. Mickey Mouse. See IMPERTURBABLE. INEXPRESSIVE adj. INFATUATED adj. amateur night in Dixie. Rust Belt. INEXPERIENCED adj. plunderbund. jillion. A for effort. nose to the grindstone. strike out. a jillion at least. flunk. paddlefoot. in too deep. go hit your head against the wall. INEVITABLE adj. footslogger. dime a dozen. spoiling for. cheese factory. grind. Pacific Rim. for certain. in the cards. stewed. lame duck. See also SPIRITED. bringdown. oil patch. not turn a hair. See DRUNK. not come off. See also BUSINESS. dogface. amore. gone. shooting blanks. wuss. hooked. See LOVE. nebbish. false alarm. no going back. See CERTAIN. INEPT adj. outfit. little deduction. keep one's cool. bet one's bottom dollar on. eightball. yen. I N D U S T R Y n. calflove. jumping. bombed. mad about. Establishment. not cut out for. m u l t i n a t i o n a l . sure as fate. karma. cant even write home for money. Rocka Gibraltar. out of it. bought for a song. ham-handed. shikker. INEFFECTIVE adj.202 industrial groupings INEVITABILITY n. rookie. umpteen. mad for. eager beaver. pickled. ham-fisted. cool as a cucumber. set in concrete. G. INEXHAUSTIBLE adj. go under. flubdub. bound. cheapie. INFANTILE adj. mean business. fuddy-duddy. can't hack it. sure as death. in over one's head. roll with the punches. perky. bundle. that's the way the beads read. hot pants. wimp. kid. on ice. looking for a needle in a haystack. See SOPHISTICATED. the beads. that's the way the ball bounces. sot. amateur night. in the bag. near miss. wooden. sure as death and taxes. chipper. See WRONG. gay cat. far gone on. INERT adj. bum. turn-on. crew. Silicon Valley. can't cut it. fried. locked. amateur night. crash. plastered. INEXCITABLE adj. nickel and dime it. m e g a c o r p . Sun Belt. low cost. out to lunch. a real buy. lumpy. hankering. GI Joe. See LOVE. grunt. cost next to nothing. partial to. tight. burn. that's the way the cookie crumbles. Northern Establishment. baron. foldo. wasted. in a vicious circle. bambino. haywire. locking the barn after the horse is stolen. See INCOMPETENT. kid. loser. cool. green. hell bent on. papoose. blind drunk. low tariff. embalmed. fall down on the job. like death and taxes. half-baked. three sheets to the wind. all locked up. babykins. See also STUBBORN. bunch. fuddy-duddy. good for nothing. pokerfaced. no end of. . ring. have a skin full. yo-yo. dog cheap. nipper. the fix is in. crush. hipped on. stinking. fat cat. should have stood in bed. puppy love. bent on. INEXORABLE adj. ball of fire. buy. foul ball. go fight City Hall. gang. steal. preemie. dead one. zilch. haywire. deadbeat. piss-pour. work one's tail off. See also BUSINESSMAN. ironclad. pat. INFANT n. See also INADEQUATE. Rock of Gibraltar. name of the game. seeing pink elephants. don't know shit from Shinola. stick at nothing. chiseled in stone. sad sack. no great shakes. virgin. out of one's depth. INEFFICIENT adj. itch for. See BABY. INDUSTRIOUS adj. mob. down-and-out. tanked up. tycoon. shnook. real loser. no end to. keep one's shirt on. smashed. See INCOMPETENT. crowd. clown. more than you can shake a stick at. loser. See SOLDIER. go on a wild goose chase. on the go. INDUSTRIAL GROUPINGS smokestack industries. INEXPENSIVELY adj. kaput. bound and determined. on ice. cheap as dirt. half-assed. washout. INEXACT adj. polluted. pash. dirt cheap. on the rocks. out of one's depth. all thumbs. INEXPENSIVE adj. out of one's league. on the shelf. loaded. flub the dub. smitten. sad sack. See also CERTAINTY. back to the drawing board. amateur night in Dixie. in full swing. nowhere. springbutt. limp dishrag. scut. cold. INEBRIATED adj. off. plugger. no dice. Motown. stick to one's guns. flash in the pan. IN. can't cut the mustard. no way. out of action. crap out. Mickey Mouse. straight face. beaver fever. pie-eyed. robber baron. lead eyeballs. dud. lamebrained. can't punch his way out of a paper bag. ham. fireball. INFANTRYMAN n. closed down. shine. half-baked. toddler. on the rims. set. unflappable. INFATUATION n. bullstaller. way off. kismet. zillion. neverwuz. crazy for. fall down. dead set on. down the chute. can't hack it. doughboy. fumble-fist. fall on one's face. nothing to write home about. stiff. has a thing about. nobody. weakness. CORPORATION. a real steal. can't even get arrested. down. case. green-ass. cost nothing. limp dick. on the skids. wild for. pissed. clambake. buried in concrete. See PLENTY. hyper. whiz. fall on one's ass. cheap it out. kid stuff. no buts about it. leg (Vietnam). in the toilet.

talk. lay it on one. read into. network. punk. SPECULATE. dump on. See EXCITED. shit. major league. what's going around. till shrimps learn to whistle.). what's going around. tip one's duke. a lot to say about. fascinoma (Med. sell. INFLUENCE n. drum. third string. hard line. in. INFIRMITY n. leak. schlocky. the way one sees it. balloon. thick as flies. INFIRM n. rocky. INFERNO n. soft soap. INFINITELY adv. squeak. thing. entry level (employment). for a dog's age. have a big mouth. worked up. double scrudfantods. the pip. in one's power. put a flea in one's ear. 1. INFIDELITY n. put next to. jawbone. lace one's boots. poor man's something or somebody. impact on. access.ride. tout. put a bug in one's ear. peach. bug. shot. crud. lay it out for. let the cat out of the INFERTILE adj. pull one's coat. sell. have a big bazoo. update. a jillion at least. con. the flu. lay it on the line. bottom rung. zillion. INFLUENCE v. connection. hook. read the riot act. INFLAME v. man Friday. gook. channels. dish out. till hell freezes over. INFILTRATOR n. put one wise. boil down to. extracurricular activity. low . second string. led by the nose. pad. INFERENCE n. under one's thumb. stiff. See ILL. hanky-panky. squeal. fire up. be afraid. flue. two-timing. up. turn on the heat. give it to one. subtext. stab. willies (mythical). See ILLNESS. droid. show one the ropes. hike up. connection. yes man. jillion. spill one's guts. See COUNTLESS. penetrate. INFINITE adj. no end to. give one the word. borax. dish it out. give the show away. INFLUENCE PEDDLER n. bottom sawyer. heat up. snow job. ropes. big wheel. add up to. flu bug. steer. carrying on. stick it to one. clue one in. logroller. dose. bottom man. solid as a rock. crappy. 1. cop a plea. chisel in. down there. all fired up.D. tip off. tip. See EXCITE. See also POWER. two bit. no lead in the pencil. license. give one a tip. keep posted. put hip. spill. stand one's ground. put a spin on. whitewash. sneaking suspicion. let it all hang out. flu. shot in the dark. in one's pocket. pull strings. hard core. jack up. infra dig. creeping crud. trots. back seat. till you're blue in the face. throw one's weight around. stool. burned (VD). snow job. crap. at one's mercy. pull wires. do or die. have a hunch. Mickey Mouse. up. suck. one who knows where the body's buried. cheesy. furp. bug. a lot to do with. See STUBBORN. wire. post. INFORM v. suction. the runs. wirepull. wire-pulling. get one's hooks into. let down one's hair. snow. put in one's two cents. hot dog. 203 INFLAMED adj. INFERIOR adj. main squeeze. See mole. horn in. access. give away. . name. INFLEXIBLE adj. creeping crud. low rent. boost. put it on the street. pratt boy. switch on. fixer. burned (V. put one in the picture. let next to. set in concrete. spill the beans. dreck. lead by the nose. put up. at one's beck and call. bug. wire. movers and shakers. crud. See also INADEQUATE. getting some on the side. spring ones duke. hooks. sad. peon. pull. your place or mine? See ADULTERY. snow. figure. set. INFLATION n. virus. shoot blanks. hike. read between the lines. INFLUENZA n. turn one on. driver's seat. blank cartridge. twist one's arm. crack. contacts. See EXPAND. Mao flu. slave. connection. affair. INFER v. second fiddle. pyramid. turned on. INFLATE v. hell. bush league. stuck in concrete. weight. give a pointer to. lemon. steam up. low man on the totem pole. figger. sweet talk. hike. not up to scratch. break it to one. wire-puller. brick wall. sleazy. serf. dead set on. string. no end of. big player. overheated economy. give with. thick as hail. jump up. girl Friday. 2. work up. beef up. umpteen. 2. fold an ear. chiseled in stone. INFLUENTIAL adj. for a coon's age. blabber. See also PERSUADE. hunch. fire blanks. grease. See also INSTRUCT. put it on the line. what one is saying is. lay down the law. See IMPORTANT. flunky. seconds. let in on. big gun. crack. flesh out. minus. slavey. for a month of Sundays. upping. second banana. spear carrier. guesstimate. gummy. the other place. big chew. bound and determined. zapped up. blab. inside track. at one's feet. buildup. laid low. buried in concrete. drag. no toothpaste in the tube. rat. alzo. level. wise one up. junk. INFILTRATE v.). working late at the office. stiff necked. runs. bottom man on the totem pole. See also FORCE. jazz up. locked in. a slave to. big noise. apparatchik. what's going around. clout. twisting one's arm. fix. playing around. spit it out. more than you can shake a stick at. put on to. stab in the dark. juice. touch base with. work up into a lather. squawk. put one's foot down. trots. zipped up. dud. boost. muscle in. body English. till the cows come home. crank one in. move in on. pull ropes. nuts. five percenter. build up. See IMPERFECT. verbalize. for ever so long. juiced up. INFLICT v. hanger-on. PENETRATE. let in on the know. last hired first fired. con. See also BELIEF.inform INFECTION n. in one's clutches.

canary. poop. earful. fink. knife. fuck one's buddy. rev up. shot in the ass (bad). pirate. mouse. stab one in the back. garbage. pissed off. whistle blower. belch. punk. snitch. inhale. stool pigeon. burned up. fat mouth. drag. blabber. nest. moxie. do one dirt. makin's. whistler. know what's what. come up with. boy. See CASUAL. improv. into. sell down the river. break. blow in. dry snitch. hog-tied. holler. INITIALLY adv. stabbed in the ass. stool. perch. cheesed off. source. new kid on the block. See BEGIN. bent. INFORMED adj. sing. fire up. ring in. tuck in. source. square. INITIATE v. croon. bunk out. the know. flip. split. pokesy. info. skin pop. leak. for starters. hang out. shoot up. a bit much. medicine. whip up. know the score. eat cheese. what's what. dirt. part and parcel. inside wire. pull. sporty. homey. yodeler. ringtail. scoff. rookie. blow one away. let down. INJECTED adj. uptight. See also FACTS. got the square needle. kept posted. have a shit hemorrhage. sour note. faded boogie (Bl. double-cross. folksy. slurp. hand one a line. apple-polish. weasel. corked up. steam. INFRARED IMAGE CONVERTER n. make up. 2. spunk. blabberer. INHIBITED adj. tattletale. inside dope. nightingale. open up. snake in the grass. savvy. send it home. dime one out. hot poop. kick in the ass. rat fink. score. joy pop. tout. turn in. for openers. greenie. pack it away. fork tongue. hang up. lift. INHABIT v. park. squealer. kiss ass. INFORMATION n. blow the whistle. newie. binged. insider. intro. juice. blabbermouth. mow (mow a burger). See ANGER. See INFORMER. muscle in. squat. stymie. 2. babe in the woods. loose. turn on. 1. roost. boot. bootlick. borrow. network. brown off. snake. whistle-blower. crib. straight dope. get under one's skin. chip. shoot. hit. chalk hat. iced. doublecrosser. fink. rat on. faze. see red. drop a dime on one. snooperscope. brownnose. fixin's. . stoolie. burn up. p'd off. put oneself outside of. ear loft. push. snort. shoehorn it in. ear duster. See ANGRY. See FRANK. wet behind the ears. blow. chisel in. drag one's foot. crash the gates. off the cuff. up front. right off the bat. fire up. get up and go. tie-in. scarf. fat mouth. hit the ceiling. drag in. pirate. hookup. straight shit. poop sheet. blabbermouth. boot snitch. INFORMANT n. T-off. finger. whole story. narc. See HINDER. hip. snitcher. graze. stoolie. skinny. trigger. lug in. pipeline. locate. tout. deep throat. hot poo. pushed outta shape. fink on. tip. dump on. hot wire. throwaway. beefer. INITIATE n. dope sheet. dope. pesky. cheese bun. lowdown. talk turkey. steal. give a shot. too bag. See EAT. INITIATIVE n. shit kicker. INFURIATING adj. make no bones about it. rat. inside story. INHALATION n. what's happenin' what's going down. mad as a wet hen. INFURIATE v. INHALE v. brass tacks. goods. cook up. start the ball rolling. green. singer. suck ass. square. chirper. INGRATIATING adj.204 informal hacked. smoking. open. beat. 1. copper. tenderfoot. yell bloody murder. low tech. mainline. haymish. rat. buddy fucker. steamed up. gumption. 3. squeal on. clinker. first crack out of the box. switch. dream up. finger. INHIBIT v. put one's Irish up. ammo. 1. INGEST v. hang up one's shingle. fall all over. snitch. go ape shit. kowtow. break the ice.). call it like it is. cue. worm in. INFORMER n. mellow. hole up. cool. nark. bouncing. shamus. hog-tie. fish. See FLATTER. preacher. tattler. puff. story. tuned in. buzz (in secret). fudge in. snitch. bottled up. INGREDIENT n. INFURIATED adj. monkey with the buzz saw. songbird. mark. telltale. crash. INGENUOUS adj. call a spade a spade. scoop. tight-assed. fink. sound a sour note. easygoing. let down one's side. crash. cheese-eater. deal. kissy ass. give one the square needle. INHARMONIOUS adj. bat-carrier (1925). rile. sing. goulash (false). blab. loose as a goose. chapter and verse. laid back. chilled. gorp. with it. steam up. drag in by the heels. posted. sour. new boy on the block. bunk. sing like a canary. brush-up. sound a clinker. wolf down. INFRINGE v. cat. squeeze in. suck up to. hose. stuff one's face. hang up ones hat. sniff. motor mouth. let one's hair down. stool on. picture. 2. See BEGINNER. on the war path. fuck. blow the gaff. drive. got the hook. pick one's brains. the latest. hash. piss one off. get one's feet wet. sell out. pull. rape. hot tip. hot. butt in. sandbag. come out with. hit a sour note. cramp one's style. nose. weasel on. kick off. hotshot. See KNOWLEDGEABLE. canary. lug in by the heels. on top of. INGRATIATE v. down home. haymaker. put on the brakes. screw. geepo. tattletale. chirp. wise to. hung up. hit a clinker. INJECT v. deep throat. pestiferous. See also COPY. are you ready for this? page-oner. smarmy. INFORMAL adj. clue. punch. See UNSOPHISTICATED. uncool. put the finger on. like it is. much. squeal. See ENCROACH. copper-hearted.

babe in the woods. search me. crashed. INKLING n. 1. in the flesh. kid. See OPPORTUNITY. buy a pig in a poke. raw deal. bend the goods. unscrewed. put out a feeler. on the lake. booster shot. cut. bughouse. boo-boo (minor flesh). low tech. INOCULATION n. down. INNER adj. lily white.. acorn . third degree. off the cob. muck up. chinch pad. put one's foot in it. INK n. square. See UNSOPHISTICATED. third. gross out. railroad. insiders. INQUISITIVE adj. INSANE ASYLUM n. freaked out. wringer. wringer. have one's nose out of joint. on the mooch. nip. fouled up. roast. funny house. See also INVESTIGATION. breaking new snow. See also EX- IN PERSON adj. fishing expedition. See NEW. INNING n. out of whack. put one's foot in one's mouth. state of the art. hot lead. hack up. wimp. no go. what's in. ingroup. hitting below the belt. avant-garde. hit one where one lives. dram.insane asylum 205 INJECTION n. damaged. winged. sellout. lost one's marbles. no end of. no end to. rough up. psycho. INOPERABLE adj. have to scrape one off the sidewalk. gotcha. snoopy. ouch. on the squint. bananas. See ORIGINATE. more than you can shake a stick at. nick. fire new. in the ozone. INOCULATE v. shook up. rubber room. live. motel. tweak. clean. conked out. funny farm. screwy. cheap shot. vanilla. inside the beltway (WASHINGTON. bleedin'. See CRAZY. stool mark (knife). section 8. See WOUND. click. on the fritz. bat house. too much. scratch crib. nut house. on the pike. graze. ring. 1. scratch. umpteen. jillion. INNOCENT adj. do in. cutting out paper dolls. leading edge. walking wounded. shot in the arm. go off the deep end.e. INJUSTICE n. hit where one lives. green. eight ball. hurdy. See also INVESTIGATE. wing. busted up. jab. dirty pool. 2. bunch. INJURE v. thick as hail. put the screws on. See UNSOPHISTICATED. guts. leading edge. miffed. tripes. what's with one or something. INQUISITION n. INNUMERABLE adj. white bread. witch hunt. INJURED adj. boatel.C. and A. latest thing. shot in the ass. psyched out. INJUDICIOUS adj. contempo. aquatel. nicked. in-thing. flea in one's ear. haywire. See DAMAGED. schizzed out. bonkers.). rat mark. got the square needle. cutting edge. See COUNTLESS. rubbernecking. sore. on the gun. INQUIRE v. on the blink. break out. whacked out. give one a left-handed compliment. give one the square needle. not cricket. thick as flies. see which way the wind blows. latest wrinkle. nosey Parker. jig cut. totally baked. shot. INJURY n. whacko. the power curve. zing. crawling with. half deck. ding. out of one's bird. hit. stabbed in the ass (WW II). big break. nutty as a fruitcake. on the i. fucked up. schitzy. witch hunt. tipoff. on the earie. out of one's tree. grill. hick. pen juice. innerspace. feeler. booster shot. off one's chump. give a shot. loony bin. one's turn. flophouse. Golden Bantam. cutting edge. newfangled. nick. shook. go. last word. shnook. INNOVATION n. the needle. too-too. put away. play with fire. floatel. gonzxoitis. shot. what's happening. tip. binged (WW I). miffy. hit up. go at. D. bang. straw in the wind. umpteenth. trial balloon. crew. pussycat. zinged. crowd. booster. INNOVATIVE adj. out of one's gourd. go down. black and blue. just out. what's cooking?. off one's rocker. test the waters. whack. INSANE adj. INNOVATE v. bunged up. gonzo. out of commission. (eye see). INNARDS n. INORDINATELY adv. third degree. zillion. poll. shot in the arm. INQUIRY n. See RECKLESS. hit. feel out. circle. crazy house. fucking. simp. got the hook. INN n. royal fucking. CESSIVE. nuts. one's move. mark. unzipped. gurdy. break. leave oneself wide open. INNOCENT n. total. what cooks?. hurtin'. wide-eyed. all torn up. cut up. greenhorn. booster. chop. warehouse. shot in the ass. out of order. cut up. See QUESTION. uncool. flipped one's lid. INNER CIRCLE n. what's happening?. screwing. stuffings. tell-tale. Q. shake up. gang. newie. wax. down. go out on a limb. send up a trial balloon. crackers. new wrinkle. booby hatch. third. gotcha. queer. knock. shoot. breaking new ground. soft walls. kaput. softie. on the prowl. lay a bad trip on one. legwork. royal screwing. playing the bird with the long neck. out of kilter. one's say. dump on. brand. gone ape. screwed up. the loop. INOCULATED adj. newfangled contraption. fix. hunch. nosey. avant-garde. See DAMAGE. clean. fling. INOFFENSIVE adj. alive with. kick around. shot. sneaking suspicion. airtel. burned one's ass. unglued. 2. lead. burned. shot down. slug. uptight. go over.

nut up (Stu. soft soap. schizz out. has lead balls for eyes. chicken guts (trimmings). go bonkers. bullshit. brass. 1. big zero. sweet talk. Army Colonel. savvy. r. nowhere. See CALLOUS. blow one's top. gadget. costume jewelry (WAC). sass. slip one's trolley.r. small change. dullsville. INSOLENCE n. ding tank (holding cell). big yawn. hooks (chevrons). cut it in. eyeball. lousy (afflicted with). underwhelming. freak out. close the doors. not worth a hill of beans. shoehorn it in. jerkwater (small town). hokey. I got it. shit. smart. pipe. pokerino. two-striper. skag. Hollywood. get the straw hat and the red tie (be committed). go offone's base. no big deal. look-see. blow one's cork. rundown. small time. blow one's stack. INSIDE adj. check out. flip. shaky. go nuts. wise ass. the bird (Eagle. drag in. blah. biggety. lamp. INSOLVENT adj. sincere. Nadaville. in the toilet. INSIGHT n. no big deal. click. sauce box. spear carrier. bull shot. smarty. flash on. hokey-pokey. a lightweight. zero. put on. fudge in. tapped out. dead. bug. flash on it. crum. smarty pants. flat. zoo. seen better days. small pot. on thin ice. dull as dishwater. snake in the grass. make the bughouse. nickel and dime. INSIGNIA n. monkey flag. drop the net on. on the rocks. aha reaction. lay an egg. blow one's roof. go crackers. worm in. see the light. flip one's stack. it's Greek to me. bull skate. See UNIMPORTANT. big deal. real loser. gummy. GO v. come off the wall. gil. Navy). head for the funny farm. nebbish. See DESTITUTE. hard as nails. draggy. tracks . piss-poor. snake. (Army Captain). flip. crumby. See also DISHONEST. off base. gasser. downer. stone broke. (second Lt. INSINCERE adj. touchy. fake. go off the track. clean. crock of shit. bull shooter. hard hearted. innerspace. big shit. wiseacre. fly. smart alecky. chicken. fresh. nothing. beige. jazz. double O. fishy. do a number on one. winner. strips. tracks. chicken shit. hussy. grungy. shimmy lizard. fast talk. penny ante. draddy. wise guy.). jive-assed. INSECTS n. go out of one's skull. travel bars. hooey. cheeky. hokum. take a bath.). come unzipped. spam cluster. chapter 11. diag (gold braid. go under. go ape shit. cheek. jumpy. piece of shit. blow one's noggin. gaily. it hit me. jive. go over like a lead balloon. one-striper. nut factory. con. go off one's rocker. tough. INSIGNIAS n. scratch. lug in. cocky. dog. chutzpah. smart ass. gall. pop one's cork. go bugs. spinach. horseshit. wiped out. nervy. clock. chevrons. loser. nut college. go off one's head. hash stripe. cut out paper dolls. blow one's mind. cold fish. lug in by the heels. See BANKRUPTCY. squeeze in. a snooze. flake out. put down. case. ho hum. INSANE. ruptured duck. scout. go offone's nut. INSANE. minx. rhinoceros hide. wise to. chutzpahdik. INSPECT v. bug bomb. come unglued. brag rags. flat as a pancake. no big shit. See OBSCURE. give one the business. bullshit artist. crumb. buzzard (Army. two blink. lay it on thick. INSENSITIVE adj. flea. slick. whippersnapper. INSECURE adj. bold as brass. See DECEITFUL. goop. commit to asylum academy. INSINCERITY n. chicken guts (trimmings). INSIPID adj. the least. a hump. kick the tires. breezy. flat broke. noplaceville. nut farm. guff. nut hatch. out of line. INSIGNIFICANT adj. crabs. worm. doubledealing. INSOLVENCY n. small beer. deep. INSIDIOUS adj. check. touch and go. throw the bull. go off the trolley. lose all one's marbles. INSECTICIDE n. gold bars). INSCRUTABLE adj. Ducrot (West Point). peanuts. you've got me. small fry. tired. nothing doing. crusty. jack (Cavalry). bombed. crow. seam squirrel. two-faced. get one's drift. a yawn. shoot the shit. belly up. thick-skinned. bor-ring. didiepins. weisenheimer. psych out. run down. See SEE. lip. lose all one's buttons. shot. COMMIT TO ASYLUM v. lippy. flash. chapter 13. back talk. shove it in. gold bars (2nd Lt. fried egg. cooties. INSERT v. homing pigeon. railroad tracks. puppy. on one's ass. hep to. real winner. cry crocodile tears. INSOLENT adj. eye. shoot the bull. Hershey bar. grunch. crummy. go bananas. flat tire.206 insane. hash mark. flip out. snide. college. bottom rung. Annapolis). threestriper. Mr. entry level (job). crocodile tears. lower rung. jivey. brassy. drag in by the heels. chapter 7. dead ass. fly speck. hanging by a thread. lose one's taffy. it just come to me. Podunk. blow one's cap. chest hardware. Navy Captain). diddly bop. it beats me. barefaced. blow. two-and-a-half striper. on slippery ground. grayback. scrambled eggs. not worth the powder to blow it to hell. in the tub. 2. get previous. scrambled eggs. stick in. snap. bull. down to one's last penny. go daffy. go belly up. chewing gum. phony. blow a fuse. sassy. lag. choked. go coo coo. put on. go round the bend. strapped. shuckin' and jivin'. give the once over. fruit salad. reach-me-down. bore one stiff. blow a gasket. clear as mud. scope. flip one's lid. uptight. no biggie. go for soft-wall treatment. hardware. on the same wavelength. jazzy. go ape. crack up. pablum. icky.

go-go. blue sky. split second. fire in the belly. blown off. break in. egg on. turn on. read. give a pointer to. signifying shucking and jiving. poop sheet. give one a left handed compliment. put-down. good nose. hang. move your ass. bell-ringer. thumb one's nose at. helluva note. chicken shit. level. brainchild. INSULT n. break it to one. steam-up ghee. INSTANTLY adv. trigger. by the seat of one's pants. fire up. miff. flip one the finger. put on to. wise to. woofing.). put one wise. bow. flip. put one on cloud nine. INSTILLED adj. INSULT v. tool. tick. fire up. wise one up. intro. hatchet man. hang of it. miffy. grounded. skin alive. once over. brickbat. See BEGIN. jiffy. steam up. get bent. cut up. . brainwash. fresh. Checkpoint show one the ropes. nose. out of line. start the ball rolling. INSPECTION STATION n. jazz up. bat of an eye. give one a zinger. put a flea in one's ear. shake. too little too late. kick off. dope sheet. chop. put down. programmed. spark plug. INSTITUTE v. tip. juice up. half a tick. INSUFFICIENT adj. flash. steer. know how. cut to the quick. into. back-handed compliment. slap in the face. wise ass. eyeball examination. give one a tip. shortfall. burn. gross out. nothing flat. like now. ring in. thingamabob. headfucked. rah rah. half a jiffy. INSULTED adj. INSTRUCTIONS n. grind. hit. I got it. gaily. play over one's head. look-see. put one on top of the world. turn one on. update. work up. put down. hurl brickbats at. black eye. smart ass. fold an ear. dirty dozens. tout. low rent. program. all woke up. Charlie. prof. pronto. ADVISE. nose for. have a hunch. give one the cold shoulder. fuck with one's head. play dirty dozens. 2. on one's ear. Cook's tour. clue one in. break the ice. sound. brainwashed. get things rolling. INSTANT n. pusher. pooh-pooh. left-handed compliment. give one the finger. break in. turned on. short. hit one where he lives. woofing. See INSOLENT. put next to. cap. blitz. spark. mind-fucked. by the seat of one's pants. double time. flying by the seat of one's pants. dirty dig. cook up. lay it on the line. really into. spark plug. buy jawbone. tuned in. INSPIRE v. two shakes of a lambs tail. See also PROFESSOR. buy on time. short. zinger. doodad. bleeding. pie in the sky. in the know. work up. add fuel to the flames. pull one's coat. before you can say Jack Robinson. put one in the picture. keep posted. put hep. See also INADEQUATE. give a lift. make up. pumped up. give one a backhanded compliment. put up to. dream up. it just come to me. cut up. 1. wing. INSPIRED adj. single-digit salute. zing. INSTILL v. slave driver. dozens. adjy. nervy. drum into. INSULTING adj. slap in the face. INSTRUCTED adj. let next to. INSTRUCT v. INSUBSTANTIAL adj. go fly a kite. fly-by-night. zap. teach. mo. brain wave. PDQ. give one the word. double O. rumble. chalk talk. savvy. come out with. INSTINCTIVE adj. knock one's self out. eyeball inspection. put through the grind. baby-sitter. sassy. in half a mo.insurance policy 207 INSPECTION n. skull session. get a lift. INSTRUCTOR n. See KNOWLEDGEABLE. See also APPARATUS. approach. ax. INSTIGATOR n. INSTINCT n. without a leg to stand on. pipe dream. cheap jack. light. INSURANCE POLICY n. See also INCLINATION. See IMMEDIATELY. pretty dammmed quick. feel in one's bones. INSPIRED EFFORT v. sharp. put in one's two cents. roast. rabble-rouse. slam. brainstorm. like a shot. miffed. cheap shot. DTRT (do the right thing). lay it on one. needle. tip off. See also INSPIRATION n. half a shake. eighty-six. half-baked. cut. single-digit salute. squawk (WW II). frisk. half-assed. bag (Bl. stormy petrel. crusty. make waves. wave maker. brainwash. bupkis. biggety. checkpoint. Sing n' J ing. dump on. get up on one's ear. See SUPPORT. zapped. take-down. thingamajig. come up with. smart. nick. sparked. blitzkrieg. fired up. spark. coverage. push. big idea. INSTRUCTION n. open. plugged in. have a funny feeling. flash. INSUFFICIENT FUNDS n. the finger. INSTALLMENT PLAN n. let in on the know. deep think. lay it out for. dump on. rap. juice. stir up. juiced up. fire up. INSTIGATE v. cocky. fireman. castles in the air. smart alecky. minus. put hip. blow off. needle man. INSTRUMENT n. scorch. cheeky. rev. know one's business. gun. juiced. open up. floater. See STIMULATE. lace one's boots. turn on. gismo. shucked and jived. signify. put a bug in one's ear. dump. See also OFFENDED. check. throw wood on the fire. give one five fingers. mess around with. put through the mill. curdle. adjy. sec. kick one around. post. knee-jerk reaction. blister. sound dozens. DWIM (do what I mean). See IDEA. it hit me. savvy. half a mo. rev up. heads up play.

mesh. contact. brain. future. See ASSOCIATE. tit for tat. lay off. green thumb. have something on the ball. beard. I. 2. nifty. longhaired. INTERACTION n. INTELLIGENCE n. hedge one's bet. info. back channel (secretly). meld with. come together.20S insurance racketeer INSURANCE RACKETEER n. deep. life in the fast lane. kit and kaboodle. big think. Mexican infantry (Mil. on a tear. interface. makings. cut off at the pass. genius. egghead. have one's head screwed on right. quick on the trigger. teamwork. inside story. not a ghost of a chance. drive in the fast lane wih no brakes. have gray matter. stuff. have all one's marbles. nerd. drift. thumbsucker. give tit for tat. dirt. kicking up one's heels. network. what it takes. good head. barge in. step up. brains. intercom. kicking up a row. spook. how one figures it.Q. INTENT n. where one's heading. raising a rumpus. INSURMOUNTABLE adj. going steady. See also INTRUDE. double dome. whiz kid. no dumbbell. sharp as a tack. can't win for losing. agent. avant-garde. scenario. the right stuff. soup up. six of one and half a dozen of the other. wizard. skull. gasser. got it all together. touch. not a chance in hell. mesh. operative. MEDIATE. INTEMPERATE adj. what's going down. have truck with. burn ones candle at both ends. skull. pundit. set. shortstop. with it. 1. networking. not a prayer. have the stuff. INTERCHANGE n. egghead. cover one's ass. genius. fget it. contact. leak. relate. stick one's nose in. connect. name of the game. meat and potatoes. setup. long-hair. See also WHOLE. quick on the uptake. bug test. get the message. ivory dome. jump out of the frying pan into the fire. drive in the fast lane. brush up. nub. raising a ruckus. I. Einstein. have savvy. on the ball. I. cover up. company brownnose. wig. punch line.). gimmick. part and parcel. INTERCEPT v. live in the fast lane.Q. back channel (secretly). cut in. 1. accidentally on purpose. meat. INTENTION n. See COMMUNICATE. heat up. beard. boots on. INTERACT v. double dome. clue. bug. keep in touch. forget it. network. touch base. interact. repeater. interface. bird. INTELLECT n. highbrow. INTELLIGENCE AGENT adj. See also BRAIN. long-hair. INTEGRATE v. connect. ivory dome. See also FACTS. the stuff. smarts. highbrow. whiz. gray matter. workalike. INTEGRAL n. gasser. the whole ball of wax. hedge. pointyhead. tit for tat. hop up. IQ. live in the fast lane. have what it takes. spike (usually drink). networking. have the right stuff. INTERCEDE v. get together. put six feet under. go to hell in a handbasket. plant. stuff. deep six. the brain. nub. let one in on. got it. pour it on. have a bump for. have a head on one's shoulder. compatible. brainy. donar. INTENSIFY v. score. pinned. INTELLECTUAL n. keep in touch. get across. inside dope. asked for. Philadelphia lawyer. reach out. build up. nuts and bolts. grok. wig. nitty-gritty. got the smarts. donah. burn one's candle at both ends. got one's INTERCHANGE v. game plan. growler. setup. out of line. INTELLIGENT adj. fixings. good head. quick on the draw. bottom line. not born yesterday. what it takes.Q. throw a monkeywrench in. wizard. action. butt in. nobody's fool. the right stuff. INTEMPERANCE n. have horse sense. See also ASSURE. INSURE v. give tit for tat. add bells and whistles. off base. have the goods. pundit. not till hell freezes over. angle. drive in the fast lane with no brakes. it won't fly. heavy. mesh. See PLAN. not a snowball's chance in hell. keek (industrial). not so dumb. monkey with. adios it. reach out and touch someone. See INFORMATION. See SPY. savvy. conehead. have the smarts. not a Chinaman's chance. add fuel to the fire. beef up. mesh. point. INTENDED n. the goods. all together. punch up. go to hell in a handbasket. . meal ticket.. interface. insider. got it up here. INTELLIGENCE TEST n. grok. throw in together. INTER v. jazz up. See also BLEND. have a good head on one's shoulders. chatterbox. lowdown. big think. high living. picture. INTERCOMMUNICATOR n. rocket scientist. savvy. a lot of nifty. commonsensical. no-go. mix in. Einstein. hellbent. go to hell. team play. smart as a whip. squawk box. no way. twister. INTERCHANGEABLE adj. flopper. kicking up a shindy. relate. no-win situation. hot up. hot tip. See INTERFERE. nuts and bolts. pointy-headed. whiz. smarts. bright. have plenty on the ball. cut off. nature of the beast. sheep dip (military disguised as civilian). See also INTELLIGENT. the goods. out of order. INTELLIGENCE QUOTIENT n. steady. the way of it. 2. heart. plenty on the ball. together. poop sheet. thumbsucker. mole.

up to here in. butt out. INTERMENT n. INTEREST v. till you're blue in the face. barge in. mixmaster (highway cloverleaf). dragged out. INTERFERE v. plumbing. See also EXCITING. eat sleep and breathe something. networking. stick one's nose in. oil change. willynilly. breathing spell. five. throw a monkey wrench into the works. meat injection. hit or miss. See INTRIGUE. really into. turn on. blackout. downtime. for a dog's age. letup. till shrimps learn to whistle. mess with. IBM. breather. cut off. no end to. vigorish. work over. five. into. turn one on. chip in. See INTERFERE. INTERROGATION n. connect. jam. insides. inner space. INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL POLICE ORGANIZATION n. See ENGROSSED. monkey with the buzz saw. in house. boff. give one the third. INTERESTED adj. cutout (secret). connection. innards. gone.interval 209 INTERCOURSE n. teamwork. hook. strung out. forever and a day. SHARE. crasher. inner workings. worm in. mesh. break-off. hold up. drag one's foot. cramp one's style. fooling around. fish to fry. fudge in. break. put one's two cents in. mess over. DON'T v. in house. game. keep your nose out of. break. fudge in. caught. INTERIM n. squeeze in. cut in. networking. break. inner man. INTERVAL n. INTERFERE. horn in. teamwork. chisel in. cutoff. hump. in dribs and drabs. INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINE n. third degree. throw together. shortstop. buttinsky. vig. into. the dirty deed. give tit for tat. throw in with. grab. go-between. time-out. put the screws on. deep six. sold. for ever so long. fuck off. See also PERCENTAGE. parallel parking. INTERIOR adj. lug in by the heels. Interpol. ten. lay. squeeze in. swing in with. five. layoff. INTERNIST n. for a coon's age. INTERMEDIARY n. INTERRUPTION n. letup. mix in. barge in. See ASSOCIATE. hit up. See ASSOCIATE. INTERSECTION n. mesh. drag. breather. bump. breaker breaker. inners. mesh. INTERMINABLE adj. go over. stuffings. network. ten. INTERNAL adj. coffee break. more than you can shake a stick at. put ones two cents in. till hell freezes over. come together. and then and then. See QUESTION. breakoff. connect. reach out. gate crasher. hooked. mix in. Big Blue. spun out. covered up (radio). knock. nookie. lug in. INTERESTING adj. round the clock. till the cows come home. poke one's nose in. pool. See SEXUAL INTERCOURSE. hang up. action. bust in. fixer. kibitz. by fits and starts. mess around with. balling. buy it. tit for tat. INTERROGATE v. points. butt in. team play. 1. INTEREST n. letup. background. fool with. See also INFLUENCE. guts. butt in. monkey with. works. layoff. day and night. on a treadmill. INTERMINABLY adv. muscle in. 2. screw. I Can Catch (truck driver use). jazz. turn-on. network. close down. fool around with. horn in. mesh. 1. cutoff. INTERPOSE v. stick one's nose in. worm in. herky-jerky. downtime. lookout. INTERNE n. ten. break in. INTERMITTENT adj. time. put one through the wringer. INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION ICC. shove in one's oar. touch. letup. department of the interior. turned on. shortstop. roast. chime in. INTERMINGLE v. network. flea (Medic). lean in. drag in. sweat out. layoff. See also INTRUDE. freeze. flipping (interest on interest). interface. relate. INTERMISSION n. poke one's nose in. inner works. bag. INTERPLAY v. don't mix in. team play. monkey around with. . mind your own business. jazzy. racket. thing. buckshot. break. spaghetti. planting. flitter (radar). grill. put in one's oar. no end of. juice. breathing spell. timeout. INTERNAL ORGANS n. INTERJECT v. mesh. poke one's nose in. on the case. commish. kishkes. 2. INTERFERENCE n. INTERLOPER n. INTERRUPT v. butt in. looped. relate. break. layoff. front-end loading. for a month of Sundays. INTERPLAY n. See ERRATICALLY. muscle in. tern. grabber. See INTERFERE. break break. horn in. See INTERACT. break-off. timeout. by bits and pieces. cold meat party. put in one's oar. fuck. downtime. INTERTWINE v. cross street. buzz off". jazzed up. breathing spell. third.

hot lead. feel in one's bones. hang a few on. agin. INTRAVENOUS RACK n. put a flea in one's ear. fog cutter. cook up. See DRUNK. kissing cousin. mellow. stoned. put the chill on. in-house. tripes. give one a turn. mousetrap. spaghetti. gin up. have a hunch. angle. tip-off. See STUBBORN. chiseled in stone. INTRACTABLE adj. hang tough. frame. spring with a crack. spook. turned on. seeing double. stewed. See FEARLESS. pal. INTRAUTERINE DEVICE n. INTERVIEW n. main squeeze (girl). tip one's duke. cozy. bowled over. stuffings. frame up. work hand in glove with. knock dead. a bit much. amigo. ballsy. scare hell out of. locked in. making it with. feel the heat. See SCHEME. sold. Jewbaiter. good old ivy pole. department of the interior. INTIMATE n. break the ice. locked in. really into. vamp. wow. INTOLERANT adj. operate. enough already. roomey. mix. poison. whip one around (intellectually). pig. mix in. See FRIEND. butt in. jingoist. steer. swap spit. ice in one's veins. hookup. stinking. rock-ribbed. bombed. sweep off one's feet. into. lead up the garden path. clubby. bowl over. make a hit with. blotto. buddyroo. sloshed. inners. fix. frame up. locked. hit the red-eye. vibes. black-baiter. spunky. hang tough. sucking around. suck in. booze up. bad eye. make one shit in one's pants. Barney (fixed). kickapoo joy juice. throw a scare into. game. gasser. high as a kite. whip up. inner man. male chauvinist pig. palsy-walsy. likker. firewater. grab. turn on. brain. gutsy. hardheaded. goose. showboat. tight. family. INTIMIDATED adj. bug in one's ear. booze. chill off. scare silly. INTESTINAL ORGANS guts. scared stiff. INTIMATION n. get pissed. Rock of Gibraltar. red-eye. get schnokkered. See SCHEME. INTREPID adj. medicine. Archie Bunker. last straw. trade spit. put one's two cents in. good old boys network. stick one's nose in. rat's nest. make one jump a mile. smashed. schnokkered. have a funny feeling. INTOLERABLE adj. hang on a few. beer up. get a buzz on. hard core. belt the grape. buddy boy. tip one's hand. caught. right neighborly. McCarthyite. mega-factor. hit the booze. liquor up. hit the sauce. . kibitz. MCP. tight. flea in one's ear. straw that broke the camel's back. be in cahoots with. give one a come-hither look. INTERVENE v. buddy-buddy. INTRICATE adj. that tears it. chill. INTIMIDATE v. 2. put-up job. lead. one-sided. bowled down. alky. let down one's hair. get buddy-buddy. looped. scare to death. hang tough. spring. IUD. rotgut. finagler. tough nut. STUBBORN. sauce. push around. operator. tanked up. bat one's eyes at. good buddy. Kentucky fried. 1. walk heavy. promote. inner works. too much. sister. set up. leak. spring one's duke. INTRIGUE v. on a bat. strike all of a heap. asshole buddy. blind. INTRIGUED adj. 1. sneaking suspicion. go on a drunk. tipsy. head in concrete.). bodacious. rope in. See also BEWITCHED. put on the arm. gutty. call. INTIMATE v. INTRANSIGENT adj. pat. shikker. scare the bejesus out of. knock out. swacked. full court press. afraid to testify). plastered. D and D (deaf and dumb. spill the beans. locked. sinking feeling. fight a bottle. See STUBBORN. enforce. let the cat out of the bag. scare the shit out of. hunch. chicken out. scare the pants off. weighted. panther piss. cuff. tough nut. hooked. con. barge in. See INTRUDE. turn one on. bowl down. See EXPOSE. cattle call (The. put on the muscle. spaghetti. lead one on. scare shitless. make noise. scare stiff. sold on. get pissy eyed. peach. embalming fluid. snake pit. buy it. hook. 2.210 intervene boys. INTRIGUER n. little brother. right nice. INTIMATE adj. tout. turn on the heat. on the case. innards. hi tech. humbug. shill. hooch. tough nut to crack. horn in. get a snootful. little game. mastermind. muscle in. main man. vibrations. gone. See LIQUOR. can of worms. INTRIGUE n. put the heat on. chum. insides. telltale. put one through the wringer. lean on. make one jump out of his skin. brother. INTESTINE n. wangler. tilted. wheels within wheels. fried. stewed to the gills. have a short fuse. send. Rube Goldberg. tough nut to crack. See FRIGHTENED. stand pat. inner workings. call back. gritty. that's it. get with it. crack a six-pack (beer). chisel in. pally. bosom buddy. finagle. kissing up to. sleepin' together. get a bun on. get cockeyed. INTOXICANT n. iceman. that blows it. feeling no pain. pussy butterfly. tied one on. draw. white. scared shitless. buddy. wirepuller. roommates. lean against. insides. red-neck. INTOXICATE v. get high. bait. get together. See also PREJUDICED. downright neighborly. have cold feet. INTRAMURAL adj. square shooter. pull. buffalo. guts. regular. clutched up. turn on. palsy. chuchala-muchala. INTOXICATED adj. red-baiter. a regular Archie Bunker. stand pat. dead drunk. down on. give one the come on. pat. bulldoze. on the hook. kishkes. juiced up. jackboot.

intro. gut reaction. a good nose. fly in the teeth of. rip up one side and down the other. go for. stump. mothergrabber. stick one's nose in. goose. spy out. run it down. buzz. sling it. grabber. INVESTIGATE v. nerd. pull one's leg. come up with. 211 on. muscle in. back. by the seat of one's pants. wiretap. rip into. feel out. FLATTER. poke full of holes. buttinsky. cream. lay it on. frisk. market. crasher. body mike. bearish market (low). have vibes. hunch. intro. hand one a line. go-go fund. sixth sense. dealie bob. butt in. get into. INTRUDER n. knock off. INVALID adj. wimp. piece. INVESTMENT n. weirdo. shoot the crap. money INTROVERT n. INVEST v. jump on. down. nix. candle. gunning over. below par. See IMAGINATIVE. INTRUDE v. tune in on. butter. give one both barrels. a nose. bull market. grubstake. butter up. knock the bottom out of. open up. hook. check. on the sick list. blarney. INVEIGH v. work over. blow sky high. muscle in. right money. flyer. INVALIDATE v. mince. angel. in. chisel in. be turned on to. take one over the hurdles. sweet talk. come out with. buzz. tap. snow. slurp. chapter and verse. dunk. witch hunting. wade into. give a knockdown. penetrate (secret agent). flying by the seat of one's pants. 2. crash. oil. coil. See FINANCE. kid along. knockdown. INVERT v. ears into. by the numbers. gool. gate-crasher. scorch. have at. loaded for bear. drip. blitz. put ass backwards. jump down one's throat. dream up. think up. INTUIT v. go in. buy in. hold up. get around. snoopy. ofTthe cuff. stake out. check out. give one the works. break the ice. get in touch. flood with. flier. soap. work over. have a funny feeling. go to town on. mix in. bust in. feel in one's guts. QUESTION. spring with. See DETECTIVE. lay it on with a trowel. lambaste. creepy. nosey. shot. feel in one's bones. INVENT v. charm. string along. bat the eyes at. give em hell. blind date. See CANCEL. See also ATTRACT. INTUITION n. give it the once over. laid low. boot. rip up. eyeball it. ad lib. juice. INVENTION n. kick off. sink money in. bankroll. give one the blanket. hunch. spout. fix up. doodad. backing. INVESTIGATOR n.investment terms INTRODUCE v. hatch. caboodle. come on to. shuck. white knight (friendly bidder in a takeover). in on the ground floor. loner. contract. smart money. back track. have a funny feeling. hustle. spiel. let one have it with both barrels. get together. ESP. snow under. fishing expedition. wet blanket. pick up the check. blow. sail into. gismo. fishing expedition. cook up. rope in. check over. shot in the dark. double back. gimmick. read. massage. off the top of one's head. doowillie. stab. get vibes. plunge. soapbox. feel in one's bones. inside. honey. turn the tables. poke one's nose in. See CREATE. swamp. avant-garde. jump on one's case. bought in. See also RAID. ex. lay it on. go after. cobble up. bagplay. squack. See APPARATUS. hang up. preem. case. knock the props out from under. light into. INVESTIGATION n. tax sheltered. get on a soapbox. stake. pushy. Xout. jolly. See also STOCKS. shoot a line. spec. get around. roast. INVESTED adj. shoot full of holes. INVENTIVE adj. kibitz. fake it. skin alive. soft soap. oddball. peaky. frobnitzem. out for bear. flutter. bullish market (high). play up to. horn in. do the honors. See also ILL. put the cart before the horse. put ack basswards.) little pitcher with big ears. give it the OO. sock it to one. slap down. INVENTORIED adj. breaking new snow. crack down on. off the hip. have a hunch. have a hunch. crash the gates. shoot the bull. See also INQUIRY. work INVESTMENT TERMS takeover (merger). pepper. cool out. come down hard on one. pike. barge in. lay it on thick. access. lay into. gray knight . black box. improv. double O. nose around. get things rolling. stroke. jam. nosey. snow. pitch into. put bass ackwards. be all ears. put one's two cents in. put in one's oar. bear market. figure. give a come-hither look. read one out. flip-flop. scout it out. legwork. schmear. plow back into. Erie. OO. on the Erie. plumber. buck. peaked. horn in. aha reaction. bug. lace into. INTRUSIVE adj. sleeper (M. INVESTIGATING adj. give it the double O. listen in. poorly. blast. eyeball examination. overdo it. a nose for. See also ORIGINATE. sweeten up. case. lay at. barge in. INVEIGLE v. go in for. INUNDATE v. INTRODUCTION n. bring out. blister. bugger. start the ball rolling. go-go. INVESTMENT FUND n. renig. trash. soften up. check up. egg one on. BONDS. run down. fake. double-o. INVADE v. look-see. pick up the tab. gander. See also SEARCH. let one have it. toss off. lay out. check it out. suck in. sling the bull. spread it on. 1. take on. land all over one. creep. knock down. RECONNOITER. plunge. knock the chocks out from under. outta action. scrounge around. come down on.

cuffs. make waves. p. can of worms. derbies. pussyfooting. fuck with one's head. See STIMULATE. See IRRITABLE. zap. See also LURE. get around. INVOLVED adj. ray of sunshine. IRRESPECTIVE adj. juice up. hook. grouchy. lame duck (stocks). ready to fly off the handle. put pep into. bog hopper. frame. stunner. See also FINANCIER. freaky. IRKSOME adj. INVITE v. See ANNOY. humdrum. uptight. target (a vulnerable company). the bankroll. vamp. knee-jerk reaction. Paddy. IRONS n. beaver. willy nilly. loony. noodge. suck in. hit or miss. turn on the juice. IRISH n. INVOLVEMENT n. hit on. Pollyanna. open sesame. mink. IRREPRESSIBLE adj. get in the act. hi tech. trigger. suck in. hands on. the troubles. shanty Irish (poor). cockeyed. feisty. Harp. cantankerous. any old way. t'd off. IOTA n. 1. looker. scrumptious. set. foxy. swindle in. eat sleep and breathe [something]. wrapped up in. See also RECKLESS. See ANGRY. rain check (for another time). high. don't give a shit. pass. INVITATION n. embrangle. INVOLVE v. wacky. abracadabra. shilly-shally. conniption fit. hooked into. slow burn. See also UNRESTRAINED. piss one off. conniption. flaky. rope in. dead to rights. chewed fine.). teed off. blow one's stack. zip up. Greek. bet on. hopped up. zipped up. blow a gasket. ape shit. wheels within wheels. troubles. cold lay. smoking gun (error by a shark permitting the target escape through an antitrust ruling). perk up. for a fact Jack. hit or miss. See ANGER. kooky. See ENGROSSED. staker. repo. bat one's eyes at. shark repellent (takeover defense strategy). paper. eager beaver. set up. devil may care. by bits and pieces. bear. IRISH REVOLUTION n. IRRESOLUTE adj. stiff card. all right already. come-on. absitively. the (opportunistic second bidder). snake pit. pussyfooting around. uptick. parking (holding stocks to hide investment). IRRELEVANT adj. irregardless IRRESPONSIBLE adj. bad-assed. come on to. Mick. chirk up. let George do it. nut job. boiling point. shamrock. where the tall corn grows. behind. hyper. give one a hard time. wishy-washy. Rube Goldberg. See also UNIMPORTANT. wolf whistle. INVIGORATE v. hopping mad. IRRESISTIBLE adj. turn on. more heat than light. turf cutter. pep up. get behind (a person or idea). INVOLUNTARY adj. Troubles. INVOCATION n. by fits and starts. odds-on. pass. cockamamie. proposition. bulletproof. bulletproof. itsy-bitsy pieces. IRREGULAR adj. duke in. voodoo. IRK v. pick up. bet one's gospel truth. bent out of shape. IOWA Hawkeye State. sit-in. teflon. shark (unfriendly financier forcing takeovers). on the fence. put zip into. waffly. sweep off one's feet. See UNDECIDED. IRE n. off the wall. darbies. in dribs and drabs. stone fox. See ATTRACT. be at. any which way. rope in. sex kitten. hocus-pocus. throw out the baby with the bathwater. lacecurtain Irish (prosperous). greenmail (takeover defense payment). jazz up. ticked off. pepped up. frame up. scalper (ticket seller). ogre. pissed off. stone. no ifs ands or buts. pushy. IRREGULARLY adv. blowup. IRREFUTABLE adj.o. drooly. IRASCIBLE adj. juiced up. Irisher. snap up. See BEAUTIFUL. See also COMPELLING. ironclad contract. put up a job. INVIGORATED adj. checked and double-checked. glamour girl. bet your ass. charged. finger. herky-jerky. edgy. angel (The. hang something on. flipped out. See CERTAIN. the one who signs the checks. come hither. backer. traffic stopper. give one a come hither look. p'd off. willy-nilly. knee deep in. tough.212 investor IRATE adj. out to lunch. the money. thin-skinned. do you want an engraved invitation?. contract. foosle. charm. bat the eyes at. right on. come on to. See ERRATICALLY. eat. bid. run hot and cold. snappish. no account. garbage. . INVESTOR n. zapped up. get to. bummed out. hit. herky-jerky. helter-skelter. See also INCRIMINATE. d. scoutmaster. steamed. really into. Mulligan. give one the come on. fast and loose. mumbojumbo. nitpicking. get a lift. up to ones ass. INVINCIBLE adj. stunning. into. heavily into. bog trotter. wimpy. turn on. plunger. turned on. cat fit. oh yeah. pass the buck. hoodoo. See CRAZY. gunslinger. feeler. sucked into. the throubles. give one the eye. gasser. bag. spec. up to here in. noodgy. rat's nest. gorilla (bond trader). fence hanger. IRRATIONAL adj. swindle up. head rush. 2. give a comehither look. slapdash. INVULERNABLE adj. invite.

out of line. grumpy. IRRITATION n. one more time. the cold. ready to fly off the handle. ITINERARY n. spiky. spaghetti bender. make like. smart ass. floater. chapter and verse. ISOLATED adj. Mr. cantankerous. thin-skinned. bottleneck. blister. drive one up a tree. ITEMIZED adj. get. salty. ticking bomb. salt mines. scoop. blow one's cool. Obs. cocky. scrap. on the ragged edge. See ANNOY. bugged. chew one's cabbage twice. ITEMIZE v. pesky. spell out. wetback. dehorn (leave IWW). spig. short fuse. snappish. grouchy. blurb. give one the business. do like. See also CATALOGUE. Key. pestiferous. See also CHILD. ISOBUTYL NITRITE n. lay out. ornery. blow it out. uptight. rub the wrong way. bummed out. a bit much. IWW Wobbly. uptight. say again. browned off. IRRITATE v. flip. out of it. outta sorts. dago. bellyaching. spiky. pizza man. dingbat. all hot and bothered. macaroni. spic. pain in the ass. cross the t's and dot the is. give one a pain. get under one's skin. popper.). driven up the wall. go like. ITEM n. sweat the details. greaseball (all Derog. ditto. back to the salt mines. beefing. get (animal). off base. scrappy. white buck. union). cheeky. off color. the hole. Coffee Nerves. pain. Okie. IVY LEAGUE STUDENT n. pushing out one's lips. waspish. IS v. bug. ISOLATION n. ITERATE v. story. wreck. again. spaghetti. mean. quote chapter and verse. a bundle of nerves. worriment. See ANNOYANCE. See ANNOYING. spaced out. play it cool. the bricks (hobo. it's like 90 degrees). edgy. offspring. sucking eggs. bear. run that by me once more. piece. IVY LEAGUE n. ogre. Eyetalian. blue room (prison). tetchy. blowtop. crabby. botheration. ginney. fire-eater. cranky. rile. See INSOLENT.. dino (laborer). clear (member. rattle one's cage. do. too much. column. echo. hotheaded. See REPEAT. drag. una mas. ugly. crusty. Kee. bitchy. cool. ringtail. think piece. choke point. ITALIAN n. ITINERANT WORKER n. come again. get down to cases. key. fresh. white shoe. got up on the wrong side of the bed. See also ALONE. bit. police. guinea. Wob. dead wood. wise ass. like (e. give a bad time to. run. white bucks. ISTHMUS n. spiggoty. ugly customer. cussed. IRRITATING adj. bad ass. beat. pain in the neck.). bitching. grousing. IRRITATED adj. fuck with one's head. bouncing. defrosted. ISSUE n. by the numbers. get down to brass tacks. headache. firecracker. sassy. solitary. See ANGRY. wet blanket. out in left field. greaser. a pain.IWW 213 IRREVERENT adj. wop. write-up. shoe. far out. pissed off. Eytie. IRRITABLE adj. take it line by line. ginzo.g. . pushed outta shape.

threads. big school. bandbox. JAILER n. yak. gas. campus. soak. quad. soul music. statesville. JAMAICA GINGER n. hit a sour note. bat the chat. the bricks (outside). JABBER v. knock one's eye out.). first thirty. tank. bug house. iced. jook joint. coop. quod. can. laid back. bucket. slam. bullshit. hit a clinker. bebop. bull pen. Tojo (soldier). JAUNT n. up the river. chichi. mellow back (Bl. hold. out of town. crumb boss (hobo and logger). bibble-babble. JACKASS n. ice. glass jaw. Jake. in the slammer. big cage. put on ice. crossbar hotel. skippy (woman or prostitute). caboose. tough can. up to the rafters. iron house. hit a sour note. JANITOR n. chipper. put away. joyride. book. throw the bull. sharpie. (radio). JAZZ n. feeling one's oats. yackety-yak. lock up. cage. lockup. throw the book at. hoosegow. See CHEERFUL. jive. right joint. See also SPEECH. bull. guff. mod. JAW n. now. locked down. slammer. sound a sour note. solitary. slough up. drunk tank. bouncy. zippy. trendy. sky. hillspeak. BS. jam. eyes. in the clink. choky. go-go. JADED adj. chic. button. inside. stir. chops. hook. JAPANESE n. doublespeak. jam-packed. JABBER n. graybar hotel. JAIL TRANSFER v. bunkum. toney. See also VERNACULAR. JAM n. have diarrhea of the mouth. talk through one's hat. go on. MISSISSIPPI JACKSONVILLE. jazzbo. rag. rebop. send up. beat one's gums. standing room only. Jag (auto). See also INDIFFERENT.). guardhouse (Mil. jugged. hip. FLORIDA Jax. up the river. send up the river. away. roller. clink. Dixieland. hit the road. red lead. roach. fish bowl. JAILED adj. buckshot. cat. Mao. maxi (maximum security). covered up JACKSON. peacoat. high powered. lingo. shoot off one's face. ho hum. JAR v. chokey. mobbed. cage. in college. See also SPEAK. hot air. 214 . cooler. Rocky Mountain canary. cooped up. See IMPRISONED. fashion plate. jug. bandhouse. done it all. sharp. the hole (solitary confinement). prod. boogie woogie. JAUNTY adj. pen. full as a tick. gridlocked. college. pokey. the rack. gook. refrigerator. chaser. pop. playhouse (small). Camp Adirondack. yak. bastille. Nip. dressed to kill. joint (federal). feelgood. reet. bat the breeze. sent up. federalese. gas. Juliette. progressive. gab. go on and on. icebox. bafflegab. buzzwords. bop. gobbledygook. JAIL v. nifty. pokery. mumbo-jumbo. been around twice. had it up to here. pink clink. lag. doing time. jive.J n. officialese. full of beans. JANUARY n. railroad. calaboose. hooligan. bull pen. full of piss and vinegar. quads. swamper. 2. go round the horn. sitter. slant eye. JAILn. mill. 1. blues. See JAUNT v. natty. Cook's tour. blah-blah. Jap. flash (thieves). big joint. take one away. cooped. limbo. cool. gab. hospital. coop. crate. See also WARDEN. shoot the breeze. Capital J. sound a sour note. TRAVEL. run on. jive talk. mellow. jig. fed up. Eisenhower. joint. JARGON n. school. super. JANGLE v. up to here. high wide and handsome. JAMMED adj. SRO. shoot off one's mouth. sugar house. run off at the mouth. swanky. screw. cruise (pleasure trips). spiffy.). yellow peril (all Derog. county hotel. eighty-four (N. ritzy. cool. JAIL CELL n. twiddle. street talk. hit the grit. cage. calaboose. jaw. big house. sardined. lay the arm on. point. JAGUAR n. yackety-yak. G. snazzy. weasel words. settle. blah. clam shells. chirpy. hit a clinker. Q (San Quentin). herder. slave driver. swing. bibble-babble. put on ice. talkee-talkee. fish tank. dap. so what else is new. crowbar hotel. hack. booby hatch. cat's meow. doggy. brig. wire city.). See CROWDED. hit the dirt. slough. See TRAVEL. graystone college. full up. in. in thing. JACKET n. house sitter. really now. background. tank. dump. flogger. JAMMING n. can. lockup. cally. yard bull.

jam. coast. way out. a funny. crack. paper man. JIGGLE v. green-eyed.. JESTER n. stone joint. shitwork. pull one's leg. blowtorch. dumped. hook nose. ice palace. flying blowtorch. down. spook. JEER n. racket. JINX n. voodoo. go out on a limb. JEOPARDY n. quipster. out on a limb. wig. pale face. roast. rib. junk jewelry. squirt. JEALOUS adj. dirty dig.C. darn. low-down and dirty. gully low. cat. red lead. eat one's heart out. funky. JEALOUSY n. alligator (white). for grins. josh. JELLY n. card. Abie. rocker. jigger. daffy. geese. JINX v. break. on the line. hand one one's walking papers. ice. Jesus H. by fits and starts. yokky. See UNEMPLOYED. faker (illiterate). spritz. back alley. Ikie. Yehuda. JAP. M. jokey. on the spot. gay cat. give one the wind. nifty. devil's trumpet. jigget. put on. electric. JERK n. send. one-liner. combo.jocular 215 ragtime. wacky. ice house. rib. sender. yank. give one the air. brass (cheap or fake). cool jazz. stick one's neck in the noose. air breather. JERKY adj. slum joint. lay it on the line. iron man. JILTED adj.. caught with one's pants down. gutbucket. pennyweight. hoodoo one. stick one's neck out. on layoff. scramjet. jolly. laugh. put on. on the dole. out of action. kike. grind. madcap. JEWELRY n. See also AIRPLANE. kiss of death. leave flat. comeback. slam. Hymie. riff. blow the blues. JELLO n. damn. leave at the church. jam session. flaky. razz. by bits and pieces. flare-up. clip. funk. heat can. HaySoose!. monster (popular). lick. JOBLESS adj. closed down. Yid. See also DISCARD. barrelhouse. JET ENGINE STALL n. clipped dick (all Derog. give one a kineahora (Yid. spoof. Jerusalem Slim. member of the tribe. eagle beak. put the whammy on one. JEST n. Hebe. slurred gutbucket. mocky. trickster. stovepipe. JAZZ TERMS jam. funnin'. ramjet. spoof. ear man. sour grapes. brickbat. the Man (leader). hoodoo. carrying weight (blues). swipe. give back one's ring. down home (New Orleans). coon shouting. See JOKE. on the spot. flameout. gig. push. JOCULAR adj.). tailgate. band man. funster. jive. thrown over. JESUIT n. middleman. JEWELRY STORE n. gagged up. JEOPARDIZED adj. sideman. grooving. rabbi. double trouble. rocks. rag man. blowing cat.). jock. jam session. Jewish American Princess. Christmas. jelly. who you jivin'?. Christ. gator. dump. crazy. See JOKE. nervous pudding. cat house. Head Knock. lightning rod (fighter). See JOKER. blue blower. yerk. satchel. turn green. double whammy. glass. green-eyed monster. JESUS CHRIST J. swinging gate. smooth and mellow. mellow. kibitzer. gullion. sammy. See also ABANDON. higgledy-piggledy. Jew boy. JOBBER n. leave. sparklers. porker. on the line. out. swinging like a gate. leave at the altar. put the double whammy on one. joshing. in orbit (avant-garde). put on the spot. JET FUEL n. jet. got one's neck out. flamethrower. JIMSON WEED n. kid. in short pants. rank out. voodoo one. riff. blow. give one the gate. long underwear. in dribs and drabs. cool cat. crack. swindle. out on a limb.O. rat race. wisecrack. put the horns on. rag. One Of Our Boys (Yid. Joey. campy. hoodoo. JEW n. JAZZ MUSICAN n. sheeny. get off (solo). play into one's hands. lip-splitter. clown. hep cat. See also REJECTED. sending. far out. drop. JEOPARDIZE v. herky-jerky. cup. stones. dump. Abe. gag. strictly union. gate. JEFFERSON CITY. JILT v. boffo. nine-to-five shit. blow up a storm. ribtickler. whammy. lumpy (played badly). . clip cock. JEST v. parting shot. jive. mop mop. Jeeze. kibosh. dig. put down. burnout. ditch. See WORK. Jesus Mariah Christ. MISSOURI Jeff City. blaring tailgate. life of the party. cutup. meet (jam). zip fuel. REJECT. fizz job. left at the church. break it off. low down dirty. fail to cover one's ass. light (sympathetic to). gullion joint. on the rebound. See also BANTERER. have one's ass out. cloak and suiter.). ditched. throw over. whale. needle. Jebby. nervous pudding. deep six. JOB n. JETTISON v. JOCKSTRAP n. hardware. JET n. camp. jive. cuss. solid sender. JET PLANE n. jab. voodoo. race music. make a funny.T. chance it. Izzie. Goldberg.

jive. run it up the flagpole. yock. overnight. shake one up. hard rapper. sizzler. scandal sheet. run it by one again. yak. high. crack. baggy-pants comic. Little Merry Sunshine. Monday Morning quarterback. needle. wheeze. lots of laughs. funnin'. lay on a hard rap. See HAPPY. rib. scrivener. whoopee. joshing. See also AMUSING. rowdydowdy. See ECSTATIC. spoof. for grins. weekend. grins. chirpy. high as a kite. rocked. flipping. horse. needle. hit. 3. . gavel jockey. WITTY. kibitz. See TEASE. wisecrack. throw one a curve. pull one's leg. laid an egg (unfunny). JOSH v. trickster. ride. come down on. wisecrack. warmed over cabbage. hitch on. zinger. monk. junket. bulldog (earliest edition). fun and games. upbeat. kid. jokesmith. put on. snapper. buzz. hoopla. laughs. jolly. let one have it. one-liner. scratcher. JOSTLE v. upper. bowl over. kibitz around. rap. on the move. bombed out. daffy. gork. daffy. tea'd up. bromide. cloud nine land. laid there. tack on. Blackstone. See also MAGAZINE. hizzoner. See APPRAISE. laugh. come down hard on. ink slinger. doing handsprings. See TRAVEL. jet around. quipster. See SURPRISED. bugger. horseplay. stringer. tie up with. from out in left field. sheet. toilet paper. do the crazy shtick. zippy. stooge. 1. gagged up. card. news hound. roast. 3. See also CRITICISM. booger. in the pits. 4. big shit. 1. JOLTED adj. beak. paleface. See UNHAPPY. join up with. globe trot. mopey. cruise. cruise. lots of laughs. dippy. JOIN v. get off a joke. wisecracker. feed. CHEERFUL. kibitzer. JUBILATION n. go places. JOYOUS adj. extra. an omelet. chestnut. a million laughs. popping one's nuts. See also OPINION. boff. hokum comic. droopy. JOYLESS adj. rib-tickler. doing backflips. take one's measure. call down. rap on the knuckles. lay out. make a funny. old wheeze. topper. whooperdooper. See also CRITICIZE. marry. feed line. shindig. flyin' high. story. gag. 2. jet. a ha-ha. chirpy. flying. picnic. knee-slapper. brawl. hopped up. leg man. JOLT n. shot. funny book. JOLLY adj. whiz bang. 2. pleased as punch. 2. make a funny. hop. rock. See HAPPY. fool around. cutting. horse around. clown. rag. action. josh. bang into. See SURPRISE. cub. payoff. tickled to death. join together. off the wall. lay on. roaster. bouncy. See also FASTEN. big deal. Father Time. See ASSOCIATE. See SURPRISE. floor. bench nibs.216 join tomfool. joshing. the way one sees it. rough and tumble. have the blahs. paper. columnist. SENTENCE. banana. whammy. country hop. jokey. nutty. get in with. team up. dragged. JOYFUL adj. pen pusher. tough ghee with too much time. knock. JUDGE n. madcap. zippy. PARTY. tumul. fool around. pen driver. do the crazy act. snitch sheet. kick in the ass. lower the boom. do the crazy bit. horseplay. the word. tomfool. slaphappy. lots of laughs. fireworks. throwaway. funny. pencil driver. kibitz. JOKER n. high. cutup. JOURNEY n. large charge. big time. high old time. crash. circus. throw the book at one. comic book. rib. pencil pusher. oldie. straight man. take a decision. knock one over. spoof. news hen. say. beagle. push around. dizzy. ghee with plenty of numbers. spoof. jive. ride. tag on. write-up. throw in together. comeback. come aboard. size up. flipping. flak. funster. See JOVIAL. aisle sitter. kibitz around. wisecrack. swindle sheet. plug into. beat. JOVIAL adj. double whammy. sunny. punch line. 1. wingding. zapper. jump all over one. JUDGE v. old turkey. make a monkey of oneself. See TRAVEL. gorked. crack wise. tickled. on a joy ride. bladder. JOKE LINE n. chroniker. value judgment. wig. shook up. boffo. cut. loony. punster. slap on. scribe. swing. flash. knock. top banana. hanging judge. bat around. razz. JUBILANT adj. blat. sunny side up. stand-up comic. jive. bump heads. sold on. get some grins. 1. bouncy. rag. chipper. flyin'. kid around. nitpicker. let one have plenty of numbers. spring something on one. joke with whiskers. jaunt. JOKE. crack wise. notice. corn. life of the party. second banana. rib. who you jivin'?. daily. See also BANTERER. down in the mouth. a bomb. flyin'. kid. slap on the wrist. fish wrapper. clanked. low. JOKE n. shook. size. the riot act. 2. hot one. See AMUSEMENT. JUDGMENT n. gagman. old saw. See also WRITER. gagster. Joey. trek. bark. boffo. for grins. ball. yuck. put-down. high time. JOURNEY v. 2. Cooks tour. set up line. sign on. chipper. jokey. judgment call. get off a joke. See also CHEERFUL. hit like a ton of bricks. shot in the ass. crazy. See EXCITEMENT. knock for a row of pins. JOURNAL n. needle. JOLT v. make the call. junket. fall. put on. set up. howl. yokky. set up. wisecrack. JOKE v. nerf. JOURNALIST n. an egg. old chestnut. JOLLITY adv. knock about. nifty. foolheaded. land on. give one a shot. doing backflips. 1. straight line. jump down one's throat. blow one's mind. smart crack.

g a r b a g e . J. gavel jockey. wig. beak. squirm out of. JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL n. monk. hard rapper. slot. hooker. JP. sky. juve. territory. worm out of. whitewash. short-pants division. zoo. hogwash. JUKEBOX n. ambulance chaser. JUSTIFICATION n. YOUNG MAN. lip. JUVENILE DELINQUENT n. JUVENILE adj. JUMBLE adj. punk. stick out. Father Time. juvie. square things. Blackstone. minor. legal eagle. barge. bucket. diaper-rashed punk..). pud. plug-in. growler (large for beer). Blackstone. YOUTH. cop out. juvey. 2. square oneself. monk. the big idea. beagle. Father Time. See also CONTROL. mouthpiece. JURISDICTION n. the why and wherefore. the idea. jaycee. TEENAGER. beak. hanging judge. yoot. inter- JUNGLE n.A. garbage. YOUNG WOMAN. kid stuff. alibi out of. JUMP v. tub. bug out. See also JUNKET n. the whole idea. chicken. Philadelphia lawyer. tie-in. get down on one's marrowbones. story. goola box (Bl. old man. googly. bomber (divorce). rush the growler. pop out. hard rapper. JUNCTION n. 1. g'dong. JUT v.). alibi. junior high. goop. turf. song and dance. TRAVEL. See also BOY. San Quentin quail. cry sour grapes.juvenile delinquent 217 JUG n. put the best face on. JUSTIFY v. crawl. square deal. mishmash. See EXCUSE. J.. bench nibs. juke. cop a plea. gash. straight. JUSTICE OF THE PEACE n. shyster. beagle. hanging judge. crawl out of.. blindfolded lady with scales.C. bobby-soxer. hookup. JUVENILE COURT n. bench nibs. make up for. face. junior hi. gavel jockey. the whyfor. 1. wing. wig. .D. JUNIOR COLLEGE n. See ATTORNEY. the whatfor. tie-up. GIRL. jailbait (Fern. one's neck of the woods. JUVENILE n. 2. JURIST n. yoot. stomping grounds. JUSTICE n. the L. gedunk. goulash. glop. mishmosh. JUNK n.

whiz. drop. kid stuff. KINSMAN n. hit. burn. KANSAS The Sunflower State. snuffed. push. red paint. no dumbbell. nub. pack a rod for. KIND adj. whiz kid. grease. trigger. downer. bumpman. number. KILL v. Kasey. gunman. pack a chiv for. hatchet man. heart in the right place. do. push across. iced. meat and potatoes. clip. a ride. KINDLY adj. click. karma. likes of. burn up. knock off. troop. cut down. mitzvah. have a contract on. kaput. kiss off. put out a contract. stick in the mud. push off. chilled. gone. zap. smart as a whip. klik. See DESTINY. scragging. cream. do away with. lay out. take the wind out of. stamp out. K. wasted. wiped out. in the cards. hijacking. egg on. KICK v. See INCITE. that s the way the cookie crumbles. score. go cool. gotta have. KIDNAP v. the snatch. take for an airing. bottom line. take out of the box. See INTELLIGENT. hijack. give one a wood overcoat. executive fallout (business). party pooper. 1. enforcer. plugger. dognap (dog abduction). highjacking.K K n. skyjacking. gun down. sourpuss. ). Guitar City. make one disappear. put the snatch on one. dying to. butcher. KANSAN n. KILLED adj. do away with. take care of. heart. wasting. 2. twister. offed. softhearted. set over. liquidate. give the business. likes. rubbed out. bump off. fog. turn on. kick the shit outta. Calamity Jane. sourbelly. KETCHUP n. cool off. body snatch. off. kinfolk. hired gun. homefolks. pop. shanghai. croak. neutralization. give the works. lay one out. that's the way the beads read. KEYBOARD n. kick ass. sharp. button man. put on ice. KEEN adj. do in. See IMPATIENT. polish off. down the tube. dead and done for. erase. fire up. kilo. bop. kick the beholden out of. whack out. snuff. KANSAS CITY. hog eye (skeleton). exterminator. skyjack. stamped out. pop one off. knock-off. iron out. mellow. KILLING n. bleeding heart. KILLER n. cool. klick. pull the plug. iceman. put the snatch on. KISMET n. get smoking. knock-off ghee. KINDNESS n. clipper. colonel. put away. snatcher. trigger man. total. shoot down. blot out. gun for. knocked off. chill. crepe hanger. pickle. grab. finish off. KALAMAZOO. done for. nitty gritty. shootist. moldy fig. KANSAS Casey. drygulch. hashed up. take one out. boot. liquidated. let one have it. wet blanket. sourball. bumpoff. folks. fragging (officer. waste. that's the way the ball bounces. piece man. drip. old softie. terminator. liquidation. key up. liquidated. get. gunsel. done in. work up. offing. give him an ass full of leather. punch one's ticket. Mil. sneeze. chill. whack. the works. blast. kiss-off. snatch. big chill. highjacker. soldier. rubout. wash out. snatch man. KANSAS CITY. the beads. wax. 218 .. pay off. bang job. cool. dropper (hired). KILOMETER n. had it. pop one. bumped off. frag (usually hand grenade).C. INTENT TO v. ivories. the big M. heart. sneeze. mow down. snuffed out. KINDLE v. blip off. buy one concrete golashes. erase. hit man. KIDNAPPING n. kick the bejesus out of. taking out.). MISSOURI Beef City. cooled off. drag. big. eighty-eight. smear. blood. down the drain. settle. lug a chiv. hijacker. creaming to. wipe off the map. KILL.). worrywart. fragged. king. cool. drill. gorilla. kick the daylights out of. top. rub out. set up for a hit. blow one's brains out. KIND n. KERNEL n. lot. wipe out. lug iron for. sneezer. finished. knock out. KILLJOY n. red hot. neutralized. gloomy Gus. cool out. Jayhawker. sharp as a tack. grab. cook. KENTUCKY the Blue Grass State. blow away.C. bang man. dying of the measles. hit. off. KENTUCKIAN n. skyjacker. gun. nobody's fool.K. tubed. give one a tokus full of toes. all heart (Derog. dump. scrag. KIDNAPPER n. snatch. KEY n. plug. kissin' cousin. Einstein. offed. fix. guzzle. sunk. ice. quick on the trigger. blaster. shirttail kin. lynch (Bl. send to kingdom come. KO. take for a ride. give one the foot. dust. quick on the uptake. cooked. take out. neutralize. croaking. torpedo. screw. K. X out. red lead. disappeared. MICHIGAN Zoo Town. totalled.

cold pack. poop. hipped. beeper. getya. not born yesterday. what's what. have smarts. buss. blow wise. chib. grounded. not so dumb. together. shoot down. chop down. pussy. O. KNOCK OUT v. hearts and flowers. floor one. KITTEN n. sharp. inside dope. French kiss. WWII). carve initials in one. total. drygulch. smack. soul kiss. plugged in. KITCHEN n. swap slops. SKILLED. K Town. smooch. kissy face. gook. See also HIT. knock one on one's ass. know damn well. to U. get the idea. kitty. on top of. open up. put down. raves. bylow (Barlow). French kiss. on to. knobs. what's happenin'. have savvy. swap spit. flick. say uncle. hepster. in the know. knock on ones quiff. sharp. into. knock one on one's wallet. prayer bones. cut. flatten. Harlem toothpick. tool. good hands. tuned in. go-go. lay one on the lips. pro. See also WOUND. have the inside track. goulash (false). gotya. butterfly kiss. crack. have horse sense. soul kiss. commonsensical. plum. highbrow. ripper. KLAXON n. knock one for a loop. go along with. knock one into next week. pussycat. wised up. cut a new kisser for. KNOWING adj. not born yesterday. hepcat. the smart money. KNEES n. shoot down in flames. inside. on. T E N N E S E E KOREAN (SOUTH) n. be up on. smooch. flip. pumping up. See also ALERT. put away. See also INTELLIGENT. waste. booted on.). See SKILL. muzzle. ear to the ground. knock on one's keister. sharp as a tack. flatten. puss. bean gun (mobile. know all the ins and outs. crackerjack. shank. See also FLATTERY. peck. carve. See also THIEF. take one down. PR. double digs. blade. wised up. go social. tuned in. floor. smash. knock cold. wipe up the floor with. know-how. knock on one's can. punch one out. know what's what. KNIFE n. deuce of benders. get the point. Arkansas toothpick. prayer handles. mush. know the ropes. hang of it. crazy like a fox. got one's boots on. knock on one's biscuit. savvy. See SHREWD. erase. catch on. IQ. know the score. smack down. KOWTOW v. shiv. have down cold. put the slug on one. kiss the canvas. street smarts. wizard. KISS v. knuckle to. down one. jag. picture. nobody's fool. mouth-to-mouth resuscitation. cold cock. KNIFE v. all woke up. give up. brainy. enough ducks in a row. dirt. know one's stuff. eat face. Philadelphia lawyer. KOREAN SOLDIER n. no dumbbell. lie down and roll over for. drop. really into. all woke up. hear say. into. knock one ass over teakettle. KNACK n. kitty cat. bill (Bl. puff. cutting match. See also HIT. Tennessee toothpick. light fingers. Doctor Spocking the help. mush. lay one out. have down pat. taking klepto. inside story. . knowhow. strokes. X. kissy-poo. hip to the jive. hep. buzz. booted on. take down. butterfly kiss. footer. crumb stash. ROK. have the smarts. knuckle under. know one's onions. lay one on the lips. cave in. knock on one's pratt. smear. X. have a good head on one's shoulders. play ball. pucker up. really into. know the score. chivving match. hipster. pat on the back. shiv. KLEPTOMANIA n. power tool. switch. phenom. have one's head screwed on right.kudos 219 KISS n.S. KNOWLEDGE n. on the beam. sticky fingers. in the picture. brand. smart as a whip. give in. have a head on one's shoulder. KNIFE FIGHT n. muzzle. KNOWLEDGEABLE adj. deck. got it up here. katusa (Korean attached katusa. toe the mark. foxy. deal a knockout blow to. K. lay one low. Chinese. hang. stick. cool. knock one out. switchblade. kept posted. knock on the head. got it. cool. the know. See UNDERSTAND. hit the deck. dukes. frog sticker. knock one on one's ear. got it all together. curtains for. know it all. dope. know one's p's and q's. lay one out. shank. ways. hit the mat. roll over and play dead. See also FLATTER. mouth music. hear tell of. ring one's bell.. into. suck face. KNOXVILLE. See INFORMATION. peck. buss. with it. cereb. puffing up. have one's ships in a row. mouth music. clip. gray matter. what's going down. slice. KLEPTOMANIAC n. on top of. sugar. kayo. steel. land a haymaker. whiz kid. know one's business. wise to. know one's onions. fold. wipe up the place with. collar the jive. sugar. honker. on the inside. smack. shivving match. KUDOS n. cry uncle. brains. stick. spark. know all the answers. deck. groovy. KNOCK DOWN v. have savvy. pat on the head. Army). have down cold. posted. lower the boom. KNOW v.

daydreaming. poodle faker. LAGGARD n. wolf. See WORKER. hillspeak. boo hoo. come up short. thump in. hamstrung. touchdown. pour it on. daily grind. flat. no got. lady-killer. LAD n. butterfly. LABORATORY n. get out the crying towel. stinking. flat as a pancake. go in. landlubber. stooge. asskisser. brownnose. doll. laid back. home plate (A. tail. LAMENT v. LACKLUSTER adj. See DIFFICUILT. yes-man. See INSIPID. RIDICULE. hurting for. Washingtonese 220 . come in. can't cut it. touchdown. breadwinner. flunky. hairy. scratch. fancy Dan. ditch (crash). geed up. good-time Charlie. three-pointer. eighty-six. doublespeak. photo lab. bust one's buns. airstrip. rank and file. backbreaker. sailor. roast. buddy. gimp. bag. grease it in. not make it. LAND n. LANDSMAN n. beat one's breast. hard hat. love. bub. three point. beat one's brains out. Pasadena). cry the blues. furper (1930). slumlord. out of commission. kiddo. zero. queen bee. not hack it. LABOR n. LAME adj. goldbrick. hurting. runway. nothing. boyo. invent the wheel (unnecessary). think tank. grind. dead stick. draggy. JPL (Jet Propulsion Lab. goshawful. power off. takedown. fine fryer. wet behind the ears. blah. laid back. campus butcher. splash. lingo. ward heeler. minus. bug (industrial or baker). goof-off. kid. tool. ballbreaker. shitty. ground gripper. bun duster. YOUTH. See real estate. splashdown. dirty. gump light (miner). frail. kenten (for opium). day gig. spring fever. frail eel. logo. splash. awful. carry on. 86. take it big. kick one's self. See DAWDLER. lousy. godawful. glim. old sod. take it hard. tough job. rough go. fuck-off. grim. LAMPOON n. the salt mines. take on. plug along. LABORIOUS adj. sing. blade. hard pull. wicked. toddle. rain. dame. See also BAD. See WOMAN. tough shit. gruntwork (Army). pancake. harpie. LACKING adj. gobbledygookese. help. make-out artist. go for a crying towel. moony. stick in the mud. doubletalk. hard row to hoe. get no place fast. minus. foot-dragger. LADLE n. put-on. jelly. saw. chaser. grease job (smooth). cry me a river. LADY n. touch and go (practice). hay burner. LANDLORD n. See BOY. not come up to scratch. bug torch. LAMENTABLE adj. pablum. biddie. gash hound. sing the blues. LADDER n. LABOR v. hard row of stumps. LADIES' MAN n. dirty neck. shitwork. punk kid. See also NAME. cry over spilled milk. lounge lizard. LAND v. vanilla. eat one's heart out. gay cat. blue-collar worker. stick daddy (police). strip. birdcage. bugger. See AIRPORT. hurt. too little too late. SAD. parlor snake.L n. short. bear down on it. LANDING FIELD n. queen. out. LAG v. dinner-pailer. hemo jo (hard labor). See LINGER. tough one. sweat and slave. workhorse. g'd up. half-assed. heavy hitter. set her down. LABEL n. bitch lamp (hobo). chem lab. splashdown. blubber. bitch. bitch. ditch. heavy cake. howl. prentice. mare. phoned in. LAMP n. toad. floater. See LANGUID. rotten. make a three-pointer. Lima. bug. prom trotter. working stiff. LACK v. come along (temporary. running dog. blue collar. See INFERIOR. takeoff. moonlight. slowpoke. raise a howl. old bag. asshole buddy.). LACKADAISICAL adj. mama. See WORK. shlep along. half-baked. goon. ballbuster. dog it (inferior). See INADEQUATE. game. fancy man. landprop. half-pint. dull as dishwater. bafflegab. blue collar. hog-tied. lab. terra firma. tough proposition. can't cut the mustard. cake-eater. bitch. See also ARRIVE. put her down. candy LANGUAGE n. ho hum. LABORER n. crip. runt. come up short. dimmer. little shaver. broad. tea hound. TS. LACKEY n. stewer (old).F. tad. uphill battle. See WORK. boychik. kid. pancake. landing strip. plug away. killer. inexperienced). doe (alone). bleed. donkeywork. See also YOUNG MAN. gimpy. chicken. LANDING n. shlepper. big stick (firefighter). sidelined. work one's head off.

little missy. flub. latest thing. bitch. in-thing. chick. bust. head. conk out. hats off to. LAST MINUTE n. neato. die on the vine. LASS n. nebbish. glim. bubble-gum rocker. TOO adj. jailbait. Latino. till shrimps learn to whistle. a lech on. mungo. LATITUDE n. 2. June around. yokky. hot stuff. wimpy. snoozy. give a posy. hang loose. sis. break one up. rough. moony. camp. swan song. tucker out. See FLATTER. li'l mama. monkeyshines. flash (among thieves). 1. gump light (miner). missed the boat. shindig. burn out. put-on. roll in the aisles. dago (working class). LAUGH v. rough stuff. rib. let slip through one's fingers. beaut. har-de-har. LANGUID adj. gag. chip. hardcore. stilt. laid back. Dice City. strapped for time. would choke a horse.). letchin'. LARGESS n. belly laugh. LAST adj. tip. See ULTIMATE. old soldiers' home. bug torch. biggy. raunchy. evilminded. bobby-soxer. See PERMANENT. blimp. LATE. boost.). hot and heavy. nasty. Franglish (French using English words). curtains for. greaser. howl. left at the po