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Victorian Slang of the Week

Volume 1, A-G, J.E.Lighter Editor

Volume 1, A-G, J.E.Lighter Editor

Canoodle:  to hug kiss, make love to, often in a joking manner.  From about 1859 on.  “Angry at him for flirting with another woman, she pulled away when he put his arm around her, for she wanted no canoodling tonight.”

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1 Comment

  1. LOL! That’s one I never heard of.

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