American Slang: The Abridged Edition of the Dictionary of American Slang
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About this book
From "cowpokes" to "cyber punks," from "flappers" to "gangsta rappers, American Slang" chronicles the ever-evolving, informal, unconventional language we use every day. Expanded and completely updated, this 2nd edition contains thousands of contemporary and traditional slang expressions, including the newest computer lingo and slang from the Internet. Entries Feature:DefinitionsPronunciationsTime and place originsEditorial notesCross-referencesExamples that illustrate and validate usageSynonyms and variant formsImpact symbols
Not as good as the international book of slang.