"downer" Definition

  1. a sixpence; apparently the Gipsy word, TAWNO, “little one,” in course of metamorphosis into the more usual “tanner.”

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Position in the dictionary: 1056 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: downs, downy, dowry, dowsers, doxy, drab, draft on aldgate pump, drag, dragging, dragging time
Previous words in the dictionary: down to the ground, down the road, down, dowlas, dowd, dovercourt, dove-tart, douse, doughy, doublet

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