from The Century Dictionary.
- noun See
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun Eng. Slang A pickpocket or thief.
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- noun UK, slang, dated A
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They had been notified that "that gonoph of a Whiffler was kicked out, and a new feller was in, who looked cranky enough, and wanted to see 'em and tell 'em whether he was a damn 'fool or not."
"Oh! Any gonoph can see that the man was murdered for the stuff!" resolutely said McNerney.