"peach" Definition

  1. an informer against omnibus conductors and drivers, one especially hired by the proprietors to count passengers and stoppages. The term is in frequent use amongst omnibus-men. This is about the only instance known of the verb being used as a substantive.
  2. to inform against or betray. Webster states that the word “impeach” is now mostly used, and that PEACH is confined principally to the conversation of thieves and the lower orders. The word was originally “impeach,” though it was never until lately used in the same way as its abridgment.

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Position in the dictionary: 2536 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: peacock horse, peaking, peaky, pec, peck, peck-alley, pecker, peckham, peckish, peel
Previous words in the dictionary: pay-away, pay, paw, paul pry, pattern, patterer, patteran, patter-crib, patter, patent coats

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