Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who has shaken off restraint; a prodigal.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who has shaken off restraint; a prodigal.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who has shaken off restraint; a prodigal: sometimes used attributively. Also called slipthrift.

Etymologies

slip +‎ string? (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • But say, in case you are, well, you know, looking for a slipstring, what I came here for was to tell you I have

    The Unicorn Trade

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