Nov 6, 2013 ... We don't know how these phrases ever fell out of fashion, but we propose
bringing them back. ... published Passing English of the Victorian era, a
dictionary of heterodox English, slang and phrase. .... A tavern term, popular from
1800 to 1840, that meant great fun. ..... Pronunciation key would be cool.
Mar 10, 2010 ... vintage old time saloon old men gathered 1800s ... While scouring old
dictionaries for some words that would fit into the book, we came across ...
27 Quirky Slang Words from the 1910s. 60. SHARES. Share on ... 27 Sassy
Slang Words From the 1800s 277891247_9bf10c2e54_o The Best 50's Slang
Dec 11, 2009 ... Collected slang words and phrases of the Old West, extracted from period ... for
some of it, but for those who write, or those who simply possess inquiring minds,
.... Victorian-era Names ~ Popular given names of the 1800's.
Apr 14, 2006 ... For low and slang words, check out Francis. Grose, A Classical ... Johnson gives
some of the many meanings of art: “1. The power of doing.
Feb 21, 2014 ... Dash my wig, the Victorians had a lovely way with words... ... Hulton Archive /
Getty. As in: “Go on, it's Friday night, get some neck oil down you.”.
Collected slang words, lingo and phrases of the Old West including ... "The
notorious Santa Fe Ring was an unscrupulous group of politicians in the 1800s."
... Yet other words and sayings were often specific to certain regions and never
Apr 17, 2012 ... 1800 slang ... own slang words that fade in and out of popularity, some quicker ...
Recently I came across a website with some words from the ...
1800's Slang Words. ace-high - excellent; according to Hoyle - by the book, done
correctly; arbuckle's - coffee; at sea - not understanding; back down - to retreat ...
The history of American slang words is very interesting. Slang words are kind of
like jargon; they are used in certain groups and understood by the group ...