Tuesday, 28 March 2017

A Quaint Way Of Expression.

A funny side to the English language.

Bobbish
Smart, clever, spruce and doing well.
Buttock and tongue
A scolding wife.
Croaker
One who foretells an accident or misfortune. Like the croaking of a raven which is supposed to be ominous.
Doodle
A silly fellow, or noodle.
Execution day
Washing day.
Rangling
Intriguing with a variety of women.
Slubber De Gullion
A dirty nasty fellow.
Stale Drunk
A person who feels languid after a night's debauch.
Tooth-Music
Chewing.
Wife
A fetter fixed to one leg.
Heart's Ease
Gin.

Biggi