Dictionary of American slang

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Crowell, 1975 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 766 pages
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More than 2000 brand-new slang terms and familiar expressions that have acquired new meanings appear in the supplement. Altogether the volume contains more than 22,000 definitions.

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A superb dictionary of American slang, from every point of view, presented with a rare lexicographical intelligence. Particularly to be appreciated are the abundant comments on usage and meaning ... Read full review

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This book is so much fun to read! All sorts of unexpected expressions crop up from all sorts of subcultures from the U.S.'s entire history. Read full review

Contents

Appendix by Stuart Berg Flexner
596
Selected Bibliography
655
Preface to Supplement by Stuart Berg Flexner
670
Appendix to the Supplement
759
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