Green’s Dictionary of Slang

Five hundred years of the vulgar tongue

‘Quite simply the best historical dictionary of English slang there is, ever has been […] or is ever likely to be’​ — Journal of English Language and Linguistics

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footie, n. [1910s+] 1.  Australian Rules football. 2.  an Australian rules football. 3. rugby. 4. football (soccer). 5.  rugby league.
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