Cockney rhyming slang


      • to confuse or deceive someone
        To use a phrase or word that rhymes with the intended word to throw off or confuse the listener, often used in a playful or comical manner

      • to hide or disguise something
        To use a phrase or word that is not immediately recognizable to outsiders, often used by Cockney speakers to create a sense of belonging or exclusivity within their community

      • to express affection or camaraderie
        To use a phrase or word that is unique and playful, often used among friends or family members to show affection or create a sense of bonding

    Examples of Cockney rhyming slang

      Origin of "Cockney rhyming slang"