"spinning-house" Definition

  1. the place in Cambridge where street-walkers are locked up, if found out after a certain time at night.

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Position in the dictionary: 3363 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: spirt, spitalfields’ breakfast., spitfire, splash, splendiferous, splice, splice the main brace, split, split up, splodger
Previous words in the dictionary: spiniken, spindleshanks, spin-’em rounds, spin, spill, spike park, spiffy, spiffs, spifflicate, spiffed

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