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Essential American Slang Dictionary


McGraw-Hill's Essential American Slang Dictionary

The Up-to-Date Guide to the Slang of Modern American English

This concise, easy-to-use reference defines and explains hundreds of contemporary American slang expressions and illustrates their use in real-life situations. You will learn to understand this integral part of living English as used by Americans in all walks of life.

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About this Dictionary

Biographical note
Richard A. Spears, Ph.D. is a former reference editor and linguistics Professor at Northwestern University, who has written more than 150 dictionaries. He has a particular expertise in phrasal dictionaries.

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