slingers, the n.
|implied in get the slingers|
|Dead Butler Caper 62: If he tumbles you want a lumber gaff for French lessons he’ll give you the slingers a bit lively.|
to be thrown out, to be dismissed from a job.
|Norman’s London (1969) 28: Quite a lot of charvering goes on until he gets the slingers.in Vogue Oct. in|
|Guntz 14: I got the slingers from my job as a van driver.|