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www.dictionary.com/e/historical-current-events

Historical & Current Events dictionary. Keep up on the times—or brush up on past events—with our event terms and phrases. No fake news here, we guarantee it ...

www.dictionary.com/e/slang-dictionary-2020

Here are some of our faves from our Slang Dictionary updates in the last six months or so. Not all of these terms are brand new but they are new additions.

www.mentalfloss.com/article/53529/56-delightful-victorian-slang-terms-you-should-be-using

1. Afternoonified. A society word meaning “smart.” Forrester demonstrates the usage: "The goods are not 'afternoonified' enough for me.” · 3. Back slang it &mid...

www.nytimes.com/2011/04/03/books/review/slanguage-books-review.html

Apr 3, 2011 ... Yet the historical evidence suggests that some slang is remarkably sturdy. The word “booze” meaning liquor, for instance, has existed in one ...

www.gutenberg.org/files/42108/42108-h/42108-h.htm

Slang represents that evanescent language, ever changing with fashion and taste, which has principally come into vogue during the last seventy or eighty years, ...

www.abebooks.com/9780195174182/Historical-Dictionary-American-Slang-Vol-0195174186/plp

AbeBooks.com: Historical Dictionary of American Slang, Vol. 3: P-S (9780195174182) by Lighter, Jonathan E and a great selection of similar New, ...

muse.jhu.edu/article/456881/summary

Apr 4, 2012 ... A similarly titled dictionary of slang is The Macmillan Dictionary of Historical Slang, edited by Jacqueline Simpson. It is an abridgement of ...

www.peevish.co.uk/slang/language-links.htm

A Historical Dictionary of American Slang - presents a unique way for studying slang. It contains over 2200 slang words with the centuries in which they were ...

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The second volume of Julie Coleman's entertaining and revealing history of the recording and uses of slang and criminal cant takes the story from 1785 to ...

www.cnn.com/2011/LIVING/03/03/good.greens.dictionary.slang/index.html

Mar 3, 2011 ... Slang" Green records and documents more than 100,000 words and idioms in an OED-like, quotation-packed historical dictionary. Those terms range ...

www.openculture.com/2017/01/the-largest-historical-dictionary-of-english-slang-now-free-online.html

Jan 3, 2017 ... “The three volumes of Green's Dictionary of Slang demonstrate the sheer scope of a lifetime of research by Jonathon Green, the leading slang ...