"north" Definition

  1. cunning. The inhabitants of Yorkshire and the Northern counties are supposed, like the canny Scots, to get the better of other people in dealing; hence the phrase, “He’s too far NORTH for me,” _i.e._, too cunning for me to deal with.

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Position in the dictionary: 2388 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: north country compliment, norwicher, nose, nose in the manger, nose out of joint, nose ’em, nose-bag, nose-ender, noser, notional
Previous words in the dictionary: norfolk-howards, nooning, non-com, noli-me-tangere, nobby, nobbler, nobble, nobbing cheat, nobbing, nobba saltee

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