"hopping giles" Definition

  1. a cripple. St. Ægidius or Giles, himself similarly afflicted, was the patron saint of lazars and cripples. The ancient lazar houses were dedicated to him.

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Position in the dictionary: 1693 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: hoppo, hornswoggle, horrors, horse, horse chaunter, horse marine, horse nails, horse nails., horsebreaker., horsey
Previous words in the dictionary: hop the twig, hop o’ my thumb, hop merchant, hop, hooks, hookey walker!, hook um snivey, hook or by crook, hook it, hook

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