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flat tire
a dull, boring person
hep
wise
frame
to cause a person's arrest by giving false evidence
high-hat
to snub
gam
a girl's leg
hooch
bootleg liquor
gatecrasher
a person who attends a party without an invitation, or a show w/o paying admission
hoofer
a chorus girl
giggle water
an alcoholic drink
horsefeathers
nonsense
gold digger
a woman who uses feminine charm to extract money from a many
hotsy-totsy
pleasing
goofy
silly
jake
okay
hard-boiled
tough, w/o sentiment
jalopy
an old car
heebie-jeebies
the jitters
keen
attractive, appealing
kiddo
a familiar form of address
pushover
a person or thing easily overcome
kisser
the mouth
ritzy
elegant
line
insincere flattery
scram
to leave hurriedly
lounge lizard
a ladies' man
sex appeal
physical attractiveness to members of the opposite sex
main drag
the most important street in a town or city
sheba
a young woman with sex appeal
neck
to caress intimately
sheik
a young man w/ sex appeal
ossified
drunk
smeller
the nose
pet
to caress intimately
speak-easy
a saloon or bar selling bootleg whiskey
pinch
to arrest
spiffy
having an elegantly fashionable appearance
spifflicated
drunk
struggle buggy
a car (from its use as a place in which boys tried to seduce girls)
stuck on
having a crush on
swanky
ritzy
swell
marvelous
torpedo
a hired gunman
upchuck
to vomit
whoopee
boisterous, convivial fun
lousy
bad; contemptible