British Slang Dictionary

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We've gathered the largest british dictionary on the internet.
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about-turn :U-turn
accountancy :accounting
across the pond :in America
adam and eve :Believe
advert :commercial
aerial :antenna
aeroplane :airplane
afters :dessert
aga :stove
ageing :aging
agony aunt :advice columnist
alcopop :Sugary ladies drink
ale :Beer
alkie :alcoholic
alreet :alright
aluminium :aluminum
americans killing brits :friendly fire
amongst :Among
amphitheatre :amphitheater
analogue :analog
analyse :analyze
analysing :Analyzing
anorak :geek
ansafone :answering machine
answerphone :answering machine
anti-clockwise :counter-clockwise
anticlockwise :counterclockwise
anyroad :anyway
apologise :apologize
appetiser :appetizer
apple and pears :stairs
apple n pears :stairs
apples and pairs :Stairs
apples and pears :stairs
arguements :arguments
aris :ass
armour :Armor
armoury :armory
arse :ass
arse over tit :Head over heels
arsed :bothered
arsehole :a**h**e
arseholed :drunk
aubergine :eggplant
aubergines :eggplants
aussie :australian
autocue :Teleprompter
axe wound :vagina
aye :yeah
aye-up :hello
jack all :nothing