and All the Many-Splendored Things in Between in Teenspeak - Jockspeak - Menglish - Slanglish - Spanglish
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Pompo-Verbosity & other Figurative Lingos
Quote: Captain Grose. Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue (1811): ' The monosyllable . Matthew Buckinger (ca. 1750) was born without hands and legS; nothwithstanding which he drew coats of arms very neatly, and could write the Lord's Prayer within the compass of a shilling; he was married to a tall, handsomewoman , and traversed the country , shewing himself for money .'