"twopenny-hops" Definition

  1. low dancing rooms, the price of admission to which was formerly twopence. The clog hornpipe, the pipe dance, flash jigs, and hornpipes in fetters, _à la_ Jack Sheppard, were the favourite movements, all entered into with great spirit.

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Position in the dictionary: 3823 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: tyburn tippet, tyburnia, tye, tyke, typo, u.p., ugly, ullages, unbleached american, uncle
Previous words in the dictionary: twopenny-halfpenny, twopenny rope, twopenny, two-handed game, two-handed, two-eyed-steak, two upon ten, two to one, two eighteener, twitter

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