There was a niceness observed very early in making slippers, which might not have been suspected, but for the ... I fancy, as the plural of aloe, for sloes. Whereon I feed, and on the meager alone. Brit. Pa.rl., ii, p. 17. SLOPS. Lower garments ... L, v, 488 Sometimes called a pair of slope: In a pair of paina#39;d [paned] slaps.
|Title||:||A Glossary; Or Collection of Words, Phrases, Names and Allusions to Customs, Proverbs which Have Been Thought to Require Illustration in the Works of English Authors. New Ed. with Additions by James O. Halliwell and Thomas Wright|
|Author||:||Robert Nares, James-Orchard Halliwell, Thomas II Wright|