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Victorian Slang of the Week–cheat

cheat–So this is NOT Victorian slang. Sometimes what isn’t Victorian slang is just as interesting as what is. Cheat, in the terms of being sexually unfaithful, was not used in written word until 1927. Or at least that’s what my handy-dandy slang dictionary says.

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  1. Oops, I’d better check my WIP. I hope I didn’t use “cheat” but I may have. Thanks.

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