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Bows and Arrows

Bows and Arrows is Cockney slang for Farahs (trousers).

"Put on me bows and arrers"

Credit: contributed by Joe Deloach on 14-Dec-2001.


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Classic 16 times. Modern 8 times. Mockney 50 times.

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