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cracking it <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 28 words.

prostitution.

1982 N. Keesing Lily on the Dustbin 41: Prostitution is ‘cracking it’.

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it <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 6367 words.

1 sexual intercourse.

c.1600 Shakespeare Hamlet IV v: Young men will do't, if they come to 't; By Cock

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it <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 109 words.

as an indefinite object, used with a v., e.g. walk it, cab it.

1889 J.K. Jerome Three Men in

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Shake it up, Baby: Practising Rock ‘N’ Roll Criminology

Kathleen Daly.

in What is Criminology?

January 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Criminal Law. 6342 words.

This chapter uses the history of rock ‘n’ roll as a metaphor to encourage forms of criminological research and writing that press the boundaries of convention and conformity. As is the case...

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bung it (in) <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 37 words.

gin.

1960 J. Franklyn Dict. of Rhy. Sl. 1972 Dodson & Saczek Dict. of Cockney Rhy. Sl. 1...

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gaying it <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 22 words.

having sexual intercourse.

1890–1904 Farmer & Henley Sl. and Its Analogues.

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darling it hurts <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 25 words.

Darlinghurst, a rough inner-city area of Sydney.

2002 Pete's Aussie Sl. Home Page [Internet] darling it hurts: Darlinghurst.

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in'it <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 28 words.

a teenage gang.

1999 N. Cohn Yes We have No 178: The local teen gangs, derisively known as in 'its

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best (of it) <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 781 words.

an advantage.

1865 Leaves from Diary of Celebrated Burglar 84/1: She […] blamed Squib for taking the best of her

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rest of it <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 19 words.

life imprisonment.

1955BlackieAudett Rap Sheet 85: The ‘rest of it’ means life.

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