"barking-iron" Definition

  1. or BARKER, a pistol. Term used by footpads and thieves generally.

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Position in the dictionary: 105 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: barn stormers, barnacles, barney, barrikin, bash, baste, bastile, bat, bats, battells
Previous words in the dictionary: barker, bark, barge, barber’s clerk, barber’s cat, bar, banyan-day, bantling, bank, bang-up

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