"gray" Definition

  1. a halfpenny, with either two “heads” or two “tails”—both sides alike. They are used for cheating the unwary at “Tommy Dodd,” or pitch and toss. They are often “rung in” with a victim’s own money, so that the caller of “heads” or “tails” cannot lose. Thus if A has to call, he or a confederate manages to mix the selected GRAYS with B’s tossing halfpence. There are various and almost obvious uses for them.

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Position in the dictionary: 1511 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: gray mare, gray-coat parson, grays, grease spot, greasing, grecian bend, greek, greek kalends, greeks, green
Previous words in the dictionary: gravesend sweetmeats, gravel-rash, gravel, grasshopper, grass-comber, grass widow, grass, grappling irons, granny, graft

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