Polari or palare is a gay slang that grew up in London in the 1950s. It remained a very underground slang until Kenneth Williams featured it in a sketch series called “Julian and Sandy” for the radio show Round the Horne in the late 1960s. Here’s a list of polari gay slang.

Riah Crimper Cockney Rhyming Slang


Riah Crimper is cockney rhyming slang for hair dresser



Submitted by dicus maximus.
First submitted on November 17, 2023.


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