"dodge" Definition

  1. a cunning trick. “DODGE, that homely but expressive phrase.”—Sir Hugh Cairns on the Reform Bill, 2nd March, 1859. _Anglo-Saxon_, DEOGIAN, to colour, to conceal. The TIDY DODGE, as it is called by street-folk, consists in dressing up a family clean and tidy, and parading in the streets to excite compassion and obtain alms.

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Position in the dictionary: 1007 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: dodger, dog cheap, dog gone, dog in a blanket, dog in the manger, dog latin, dog stealer, dogberry, doggery, dogs
Previous words in the dictionary: doddy, doctor, dobie, do the high, do, diver, ditty-bag, dittoes, dithers, dish

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