"moon" Definition

  1. a month; generally used to express the length of time a person has been sentenced by the magistrate; thus “one MOON” is one month of four weeks. A calendar month is known as a “callingder” or long MOON. A “lunar MOON,” ridiculous as the phrase may seem, is of constant use among those who affect slang of this description.

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Position in the dictionary: 2215 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: moon-raker, mooney, mooning, moonlight, moonshee, moonshine, mop, mop up, mops and brooms, mopusses
Previous words in the dictionary: mooching, mooch, month of sundays, monniker, monkey’s allowance, monkey-boat, monkey-board, monkey with a long tail, monkey, monkery

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