Vera (Lynn)

Vera (Lynn)
n
British
(a glass of) gin. Rhyming slang based on the name of the patriotic wartime singer, still heard in the 1990s, often in conjunc-tion with supersonic.
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  • Vera (Lynn) * — Noun. 1. Gin. 2. Chin. 3. A skin, a cigarette paper. E.g. Buy me some veras and 10 Marlboro Light when you pass the newsagents. * All senses from cockney rhyming slang. Vera Lynn, popular British singer best remembered for her songs during WWII …   English slang and colloquialisms

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  • Vera Lynn — 1. chin; 2. gin …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • Vera Lynn — Sangerinde …   Danske encyklopædi

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