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2008-07-08 09:00:00

By Gerry Smith, Chicago Tribune Jul. 8--Blake Anderson believed the world was his costume. Mr.


Word of the Day
gawf
  • In costermongers' slang, a cheap red-skinned apple, which is rubbed hard with a cloth to give it the appearance and feeling of an apple of superior quality.
The origin of the word 'gawf' is obscure, but may come from the phrase 'go for more'.