"ken" Definition

  1. a house.—_Ancient cant._ KHAN, _Gipsy_ and _Oriental_. ⁂ All slang and cant words which end in KEN, such as SPIELKEN, SPINIKEN, or BOOZINGKEN, refer to houses, and are mainly of Gipsy origin.

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Position in the dictionary: 1859 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: kennedy, kent rag, kervorten, ketch, kettle of fish, key of the street, kibosh, kick, kick over the traces, kick the bucket
Previous words in the dictionary: kelter, keep it up, keep a pig, keel-hauling, karibat, juwaub, junk, juniper, jumped-up, jump-up-behind

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