salmon and trout

• Rhyming Slang for 'snout', meaning tobacco.

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  • Salmon and Trout — Cockney Rhyming Slang 1. Snout (cigarette) Ere mate, give us a salmon, I m right out.If you know where the expression snout for cigarette comes from I d like to include it. Martin McKerrell has written that Snout comes from snout rag meaning… …   English dialects glossary

  • salmon-and-trout — the mouth (rhyming slang) …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • salmon and trout — noun snout: tobacco or cigarettes …   Wiktionary

  • salmon and trout — Noun. Tobacco, cigarettes. Rhyming slang on snout . See snout …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • Salmon — is the common name for several species of fish of the family Salmonidae. Several other fish in the family are called trout. Salmon live in both the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, as well as the Great Lakes and other land locked lakes.Typically,… …   Wikipedia

  • salmon poisoning — n a highly fatal febrile disease of fish eating dogs and other canine mammals that resembles canine distemper and is caused by a rickettsial bacterium (Neorickettsia helminthoeca) transmitted by encysted larvae of a fluke (Nanophyetus salmincola) …   Medical dictionary

  • Salmon (color) — The flesh of the salmon fish is salmon colored …   Wikipedia

  • salmon poisoning — a form of poisoning in dogs, other carnivores, and occasionally humans, commonly in the Pacific Northwest, from eating raw fish, especially salmon and trout, that are parasitized by the fluke Troglotrema salmincola, which serves as a vector for… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • salmon — n British 1. a cigarette. This usage, which is prob ably from the older rhyming slang phrase salmon and trout , meaning snout, was popular among London schoolchildren from the mid 1990s and was featured in the Shamen s controversial 1995 hit… …   Contemporary slang

  • Salmon trout — Salmon Salm on (s[a^]m [u^]n), n.; pl. {Salmons} ( [u^]nz) or (collectively) {Salmon}. [OE. saumoun, salmon, F. saumon, fr. L. salmo, salmonis, perhaps from salire to leap. Cf. {Sally}, v.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of several species of fishes of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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