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American thesaurus of slang

Berrey, Lester V.

American thesaurus of slang

a complete referencebook of colloquial speech

by Berrey, Lester V.

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Published by Constable in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Slang.,
  • Americanisms.,
  • English language -- Synonyms and antonyms.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lester V. Berrey and Melvin Van den Bark.
    ContributionsVan den Bark, Melvin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE3729.A5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxx, 1174 p. ;
    Number of Pages1174
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19846371M
    LC Control Number46042628

    Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The American thesaurus of slang by Berrey, Lester V., , Thomas Y. Crowell company edition, in English This unique reference volume is two books in one: a dictionary of slang and a slang thesaurus, with both sections treating the same words and phrases. Entries are arranged alphabetically in the dictionary and thematically in the thesaurus, and include definition, pronunciation, part of speech—and origins, usage information, and usage alerts when applicable—in both the thesaurus


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