WHIPPER−SNAPPER means: Whipper−snapper is Australian slang for a lawn trimmer.
WHIPPETS means: Whippets is slang for amyl nitrate (or any associated inhalant drug).
WHIPSTITCH means: Whipstitch is American slang for an instant; moment.
WHIRLY−BIRD means: Whirly−bird is slang for a helicopter.
WHISTLE means: Whistle (shortened from whistle and flute) is London Cockney rhyming slang for suit.
WHISTLE BAIT means: Whistle bait is slang for an attractive girl or woman.
WHITE means: White is slang for heroin.
WHITE BREAD means: White bread is American slang for someone virtuous and dull.
WHITE CROSS means: White cross is American tramp slang for cocaine
WHITE ELEPHANT means: White elephant is slang for something requiring much care and expense and yielding little profit, hence any burdensome possession.
avoir louche means: be in trouble; have problems
avoir les quatre fers en l’air means: be dead
avoir les pétoches means: be scared
avoir les jetons means: be scared; have the jitters; have the willies
avoir les foies means: have cold feet
avoir les doigts crochus means: be tight-fisted; be stingy
avoir les dents qui rayent le parquet means: set one's sights high; want it all (lit.: have teeth that reach the floor)
avoir les dents longues means: be very ambitious; set one's sights high (lit.: have long teeth)
avoir les dents du found qui baignent means: be stuffed; be completely full (lit.: have back teeth that are swimming [in food])
avoir les boules means: be scared
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