Slang

The Topical Dictionary of Americanisms

by Paul Dickson

Hardcover, 418 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $24.95 | purchase

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An updated, categorically arranged dictionary of American slang and popular culture features more than ten thousand entries that cover such topics as the Internet, extreme sports, the drug culture, politics, entertainment, business, and more, along with introductory narratives and sidebars that reveal how terms and phrases relate to the subcultures that spawned them.

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