"gridiron" Definition

  1. a County Court summons. Originally a summons to the Court of Westminster only; from the GRIDIRON arms. The Grafton Club is nearly always known as the GRID or GRIDIRON, that instrument being brought into requisition whenever possible in the cuisine.

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Position in the dictionary: 1527 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: gridiron and dough boys, grief, griffin, grind, grinder, grindoff, gripes, grist to the mill, grizzle, grog blossoms
Previous words in the dictionary: griddler, greenwich goose, greenlander, greenbacks, green-horn, green, greeks, greek kalends, greek, grecian bend

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