Slang of the 1920's. The twenties were the first decade to emphasize youth
culture over the older generations, and the flapper sub-culture had a tremendous
Below you will find an alphabetical listing of slang words used in the "Jazz Age" (
generally taken to mean the years of the Roaring Twenties and the Great ...
As with any era, the 1920's had time period specific slang. Here is a sampling. It
sure is the berries! Have a swell time, but make sure you don't upchuck!
1920's Slang Dictionary. A Alderman: A man's pot-belly. Ameche: Telephone
Ankle: (n) Woman; (v) To walk. B Babe: Woman Baby: A person, can be said to ...
Nov 3, 2016 ... Designed for Roaring 20's theme murder mystery party, this list will help anyone
speak like a flapper, doll, moll or gangster from the 1920's!
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Flapperspeak: Dictionary of Words From the 1920's and 1930's. From the ...
1920's slang include: pig's coattail, washout, mess, flat tire, chunk of lead, crumb
Jan 21, 2010 ... A Flapper to English dictionary as recorded by Ella Hartung in 1922. Absent
Treatment = Dancing with a bashful partner. Airedale = A homely ...
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Looking for more 20s slang? There are several Internet sites that provide detailed
glossaries of 1920s slang including AACA and SGInc.31, the sources for many ...