"guinea to a goose" Definition

  1. a sporting phrase, meaning long odds in favour of, or against, anything under notice. In the City this state of things is represented by the phrase, Lombard Street to a China orange. There are also other colloquialisms on this subject, but their power is, as a rule, mainly dependent upon their indecency.

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Position in the dictionary: 1548 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: gulfed, gull, gully rakers, gullyfluff, gulpin, gummy, gumption, gun, gunner’s daughter, gup
Previous words in the dictionary: guinea pigs, guardevine, gruel, grubby, grubbing ken, grub and bub, growler, grove of the evangelist, groggy, grog-fight

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