chevy chase (cockney rhyming slang for face)
Whats Cockney rhyming slang for breasts?
Willets is Cockney Rhyming Slang for Breasts!
What does Dickie dirt mean?
The meaning of dicky dirt Dicky Dirt Meaning: Cockney rhyming slang for shirt.
What does Burke mean in cockney rhyming slang?
A mild insult, approximating to fool, derived from the cockney rhyming slang Berkeley Hunt, meaning cunt. The alternative Berkshire Hunt Introduction. Acknowledgements.
What does tomfoolery mean in cockney rhyming slang?
jewellery The book title is a noun already loaded with ambiguity. With a standard definition of “foolish or silly behaviour”, tomfoolery is also a term in Cockney rhyming slang, meaning “jewellery”.
What are daisy roots?
Daisy roots Meaning: Cockney rhyming slang for boots. Example: I cant get them on.
When did Dickie dirts close?
The Dickie Dirts store was created in the old ABC Regal at Walham Green, which closed in February 1972. For a while it was used as a recording studio before it became a clothing store. It was demolished in 1984 and Waitrose now stands on the site of the former cinema.
Why is Berk an insult?
Berk is derogatory term for an idiot or a fool, but it is considered less harsh. Actually, the term is derived from cockney rhyming slang. It is a shortened version of Berkshire Hunt, which suggests it shouldnt be considered less harsh at all!
What is a root of a flower?
root, in botany, that part of a vascular plant normally underground. Its primary functions are anchorage of the plant, absorption of water and dissolved minerals and conduction of these to the stem, and storage of reserve foods.
What is a butty?
A butty is a sandwich. [British, informal]
What is a berk person?
English Language Learners Definition of berk : a stupid or foolish person.
Why do Londoners call a house a drum?
Originally Answered: Why is a persons home a drum in cockney rhyming slang? Thats a modern repurposing of the earlier slang that either meant “to burgle” (To get into somewhere that was tight as a drum) or prison cell (Same root). From there it came to mean home and was reattached to Drum and Bass.