Definitions starting with J

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John

[cf. US Black "an average man, esp. one who can be easily exploited, or easily taken in; a male lover, a prostitute's client" (Dalby 1972: 182); but cf. also Scots John a country fellow, a rustic CSD]

v. to victimize (street talk): 1974 (King 26).

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Last update: 2011-05-31 23:18
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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