The speckled make doth passe for slippertnesse. ... Put., ii, p. 17. SLOPS. Lower garments, breeches, trowsers, aamp;c. It is now familiarly used, especially by seafaring men, ... Sometimes called a pair of slops: In a pair of paina#39;d [paned] slops.
|Title||:||A Glossary; Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and Allusions to Customs, Proverbs, Etc., which Have Been Thought to Require Illustration, in the Works of English Authors, Particularly Shakespeare and His Contemporaries|
|Author||:||Robert Nares, James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, Thomas Wright|