pony and trap
- • Rhyming Slang for 'crap'. You could say "I'm going for a pony" (going to the toilet) or that something is 'pony' (no good).
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pony and trap — Meaning Pony and trap = crap. Origin Cockney rhyming slang … Meaning and origin of phrases
pony and trap — Cockney Rhyming Slang Crap Ang on, mate. Just gotta ave a pony Or, another usage if something s a bit off (i.e.. not of good quality) That s a bit pony mate! … English dialects glossary
trap — 1 noun (C) 1 FOR ANIMALS a piece of equipment for catching animals: a mouse caught in a trap | set a trap (=prepare it) see also: mousetrap 2 BAD SITUATION an unpleasant or difficult situation that is difficult to escape from: Amanda felt that… … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
trap — 1. n. & v. n. 1 a an enclosure or device, often baited, for catching animals, usu. by affording a way in but not a way out. b a device with bait for killing vermin, esp. = MOUSETRAP. 2 a trick betraying a person into speech or an act (is this… … Useful english dictionary
pony * — Noun. 1. Ј25 sterling. 2. Rubbish, nonsense. E.g. Our team are a load of old pony and don t deserve to be in the final. 3. An act of defecation. E.g. Can you wait for me? I need to have a pony. 4. A piece of excrement. * Versions 2, 3 and 4 are… … English slang and colloquialisms
pony — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ wild ▪ polo ▪ pit (BrE, historical) ▪ Pit ponies were used in most mines at the turn of the last century. VERB + PONY … Collocations dictionary
pony — I. n 1. British the sum of £25 or, more recently, £25,000, in the jargon of the racetrack, underworld, market traders, etc. In its traditional sense the word was probably adopted to reflect the small size of a £25 bet 2. American a promiscuous… … Contemporary slang
pony — an act of defecation Rhyming slang on pony and trap, a crap. Some figurative use: The voice must have realized I was giving him a lot of old pony. (McNab, 1993 he was lying during interrogation by the Iraqis) … How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms
Trap — A trap is a device or tactic intended to harm, capture, detect, or inconvenience a human or animal intruder, or animal pest or game. Traps may be physical objects, such as cages or snares, or metaphorical concepts. Physical trapsExamples of… … Wikipedia
trap — ► NOUN 1) a device or enclosure designed to catch and retain animals. 2) an unpleasant situation from which it is hard to escape. 3) a trick causing someone to act contrary to their interests or intentions. 4) a container or device used to… … English terms dictionary