NINEPENNYWORTH means: Ninepennyworth was mid−th century slang for a nine−month prison sentence.
NINEPINS means: Ninepins was th century slang for the body.
NINER means: Niner is slang for a convict serving a nine−year sentence.Niner is Australian slang for a woman in her ninth month of pregnancy.
NINETEEN CANTEEN means: Nineteen canteen is South African slang for a very long time ago.
NINETEENER means: Nineteener is Australian and New Zealand slang for an unpleasant, untrustworthy person.
NINETEENTH HOLE means: Nineteenth hole is golfing slang for the bar in a golf clubhouse.
NINETY DAYS means: Ninety days is American craps slang for the score of .
NINETY DOG means: Ninety dog was Victorian−era slang for a pug dog.
NINETY−DAY WONDER means: Ninety−day wonder is American slang for an inexperienced or temporary employee. Ninety−day wonder is American military slang for an inexperienced junior officer.
NINETY−NINE means: Ninety−nine was mid th century Australian slang for anal intercourse.
à la légère means: without thinking, rashly
à la gomme means: lousy (e.g.: ideas)
à la fois means: at the same time
à la fleur de l’âge means: in the prime of youth
à la fin means: alright already; enough (n.b.: said at the end of a sentence to indicate exasperation). 1. Tu fais chier, à la fin.
à la figure means: to someone’s face, in someone’s face
à la faveur de means: under cover of; thanks to
à la dernière extremité means: on the brink of death; at death’s door
à la dérive means: adrift
à la côte means: on the rocks; in difficulty; in trouble (lit.: at the edge)
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