"sov" Definition

  1. contraction of sovereign; much used in sporting parlance to denote the amount of entrance money, forfeit, and added coin in connexion with a race. In the published conditions of a race the word SOVS is almost invariably used in preference to pounds, though in reckoning the net value of a big stake, after its decision, the common £ is used.

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Position in the dictionary: 3336 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: sow, sow’s baby, spanish, spank, spanking, sparks, specklebellies, specks, speech, speel
Previous words in the dictionary: sou’-wester, souper, sound, sort, soph, sop, soot-bag, soor, sonkey, son of a gun

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