"scaldrum dodge" Definition

  1. a dodge in use among begging impostors of burning the body with a mixture of acids and gunpowder, so as to suit the hues and complexions of any accident to be deplored by a confiding public.

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Position in the dictionary: 2968 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: scaly, scamander, scammered, scamp, scandal-water, scaramouch, scarborough-warning, scarce, scarlet fever, scarlet-town
Previous words in the dictionary: scabby-sheep, scabby neck, scab-raiser, scab, sawney, sawbones, saw your timber, saw, savvey, saveloy

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