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English Slang

1960's Slang

A collection of some of the slang words, with meanings, that were used in the early to mid sixties.


This compilation is a one stop shop for soldier speak, offering British army slang and jargon.

Australian Slang

Compilation of slang words and phrases used in Australia, with translations and meanings; offers search or alphabetical browsing.

The Best of British: The American's Guide to Speaking British

Presents an extensive and often humourous look at the differences in language slang between British English and US English, sorted by category. effingpot

Cockney Rhyming Slang Dictionary

Offers a list of slang to English and vice versa with examples of how to use the various slang expressions.

Commonly Used American Slang

Offers a list of more than 280 common American slang expressions sorted alphabetically, or randomly listed expressions from a database.

Cool Slang, English Slang Dictionary

Dictionary of slang terms from around the world with their English definitions. Includes Aussie, British, Canadian, Indian English, Irish and Gaelic slang.

Dave's ESL Slang Page

The slang in this collection is arranged in two ways: alphabetical lists of meanings and examples and a complete list of all slang currently in the collection.

Dictionary of Roadie Slang

Covers the slang language of road racing cyclists; includes some profanity.

Double-Tongued Dictionary Index

A web lexicon of new words and fringe English including information about the dictionary’s contents. Entries may include obscene language or adult themes. http://www.facebook.com/waywordradio wayword http://www.linkedin.com/company/a-way-with-words-wayword-inc- http://www.waywordradio.org/feed/

Drug Slang & Terminology Vault

A comprehensive and straightforward listing of drugs slang. Originally compiled in the U.S. by the "Drugs & Crime Data Center & Clearinghouse.".

Dublin Slang and Phrasebook

Offers an alphabetical listing of Irish slang words and phrases, along with their meaning.

Everyday English and Slang in Ireland

Presents a dictionary, a collection of words, FAQs, and several translations.

Filters Slang Repository

Presents compilation of new and popular slang from various sources.

The Folk File

A collection of terms related to folk music, plus some mini-biographies, musicology terms, trivia, and miscellaneous facts and figures.

Gangster Slang

Contains a listing of hardboiled gangster slang from the 1940s and 1950s.

New Zealand Expressions

An incomplete list of expression and words commonly used in New Zealand followed by the U.S. equivalent definition. Many of these words, phrases and expressions are of British or Australian origin.

New Zealand Slang

Presents the ultimate comprehensive guide to Kiwi slang.

Online Dictionary of Playground Slang

Dedicated to the preservation of oral ephemera. Preserves and collects ordinary words from games to nursery rhymes including colloquialisms and idioms etc.

The Phrase Finder

Contains detailed information on the origin and meanings of thousands of slang words, English sayings, phrases, and idioms. http://www.facebook.com/pages/Phrase-Finder/130066570380166 aphraseaweek

The Septic's Companion For British Slang

Provides a guide to British slang with audio pronunciations, along with a selection of humorous rants about British life. http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Septics-Companion/22294815253 pugwonk

Surfing for Slang

A link bank containing a selection of words from various languages.

Surfrikan Slang

Provides a glossary to South African slang from the surfer's perspective.

Twists, Slug and Roscoes: A Glossary of Hardboiled Slang

Offers slang words and their definitions regarding detective stories.

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