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Noun
Language consisting of words and phrases that are regarded as very informal and restricted to a particular context or group of people
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“It's hard enough for me to understand English with all these slang words kids are trying to add to it.”
Noun
A word drawn from, or imitative of, technical jargon
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The digit 0
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A newly coined word or expression
Verb
(dated) To vocally abuse, or shout at
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“The policeman would slang him as he did his best to keep his temper in check.”
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To drive out
axeUK
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Catch sight of
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To eject from the stomach
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To tease, typically in a good-natured way
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To defeat or conquer
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To talk humorously or flippantly (about something or someone)
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Speak to or treat with disrespect or scornful abuse
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Past tense for casually throw or fling
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“He was going to sling me into jail and throw away the key.”
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Past tense for to suspend in an elevated position
“They spent the rest of the afternoon constructing a new stretcher, a more solid one, with reinforcing branches for the frame and several layers of vine and rope to sling between the sides of the frame.”
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Past tense for to move around, back and forth, or from side to side, while suspended or on an axis
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Past tense for to thread (a series of small objects) on a string
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Past tense for to hang (something) so that it stretches in a long line
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Past tense for to cause to move with a jerk
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Past tense for to give an account of
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Past tense for bend or hang downwards limply
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Past tense for to (excessively) boast about one's accomplishments, qualities, or possessions
Adjective
Under the influence of alcohol
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Adjective
Not having a sound state of mind
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Adjective
Used in or suitable for everyday conversation rather than formal or official contexts
Adverb
Easily, without much difficulty
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Adverb
Easily, without much difficulty
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