Cockney Rhyming Slang for Parts of the Body
The human body generates a lot of slang. Maybe it’s because bits of it are always playing us up. Anyway, here’s a quick run-down from top to bottom. See if you can work out what all these slang mean:
Don’t eat too much in case yer fish and chips start expanding.
In the Screaming Lord Sutch area, the menfolk have a Hampton Wick, which is what he uses to have a Jimmy Riddle or a gypsy’s kiss, under which his orchestra stalls (or cobblers’ awls or Niagara Falls or Albert Halls) live.
And that just about sums up the cockney parts of the body!
Here’s our list of terms from the dictionary that are body-related. If you’ve got any more, sling ’em over!
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