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Hansel and Gretel

Hansel and Gretel is Cockney slang for Kettle.

"Stick the Hansel on, love, I'm gasping."

Credit: contributed by Steve Page on 25-Apr-2005.


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Classic 75 times. Modern 19 times. Mockney 16 times.

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