"dando" Definition

  1. a great eater, who cheats at hotels, eating shops, oyster-cellars, &c., from a person of that name who lived many years ago, and who was an enormous oyster-eater. According to the stories related of him, Dando would visit an oyster-room, devour an almost fabulous quantity of bivalves, with porter and bread and butter to match, and then calmly state that he had no money.

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Position in the dictionary: 912 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: dandy, dandypratt, danna, darbies, darble, dark, darky, darn, dash, dashing
Previous words in the dictionary: dander, dancer, or dancing-master, dance upon nothing, damper, damage, daisy-kicker, daisy-cutter, dairies, dags, daffy

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