What does carpet mean in slang?
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Subsequently, one may also ask, what does a carpet mean in Cockney?
Carpet is Cockney slang for 3.
Secondly, why is 300 called a carpet? carpet = three pounds (£3) or three hundred pounds (£300), or sometimes thirty pounds (£30). The term has since the early 1900s been used by bookmakers and horse-racing, where carpet refers to odds of three-to-one, and in car dealing, where it refers to an amount of £300.
Similarly, it is asked, what does eating carpet mean?
Chew, or chewing, the carpet is not in the OED but it is in Jonathon Green's Dictionary of Slang. Green describes it as being US slang from the 1950s and defines it as 'to lose emotional control, to have a temper tantrum'. This expression came from about Hitler getting into insane rages and biting the rug.
Does the carpet match the curtain meaning?
Phrase. the carpet matches the drapes. (colloquial, vulgar, humorous) A woman's pubic hair is of the same colour as the hair on her head, i.e. her hair is not dyed.