"twopenny rope" Definition

  1. a lodging-house of the lowest kind, where tramps and cadgers sleep on sacking stretched by means of ropes. Sleeping at these places is called having “twopenn’orth of rope.”

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Position in the dictionary: 3821 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: twopenny-halfpenny, twopenny-hops, tyburn tippet, tyburnia, tye, tyke, typo, u.p., ugly, ullages
Previous words in the dictionary: twopenny, two-handed game, two-handed, two-eyed-steak, two upon ten, two to one, two eighteener, twitter, twitchety, twist

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