Cockney Rhyming Slang London's Famous Secret Language Logo

Mutt and Jeff

Mutt and Jeff is Cockney slang for Deaf.

"You'll have to speak up, 'e's a bit Mutton"

Almost always shortened to Mutton.

Mutt and Jeff was an American strip cartoon by Bud Fisher in the San Fransisco Chronicle and San Fransisco Examiner, and later syndicated to many other papers.

Mutt and Jeff on Wikipedia

Credit: contributed by Danny on 21-Apr-2000.


Ratings for Mutt and Jeff

This slang has been rated:

Classic 535 times. Modern 35 times. Mockney 54 times.

Rate Mutt and Jeff



Comments and queries


Cockney Twitter

We tweet new slang every day!

  • Tweet BEE HIVE means DRIVE #cockney #london #slang #cockneyrhymingslang https://t.co/PkkLwQpUiR
  • Tweet CAPTAIN KIRK means TURK #cockney #london #slang #cockneyrhymingslang https://t.co/TBtmQb3yUp
  • Tweet JOCKIES' WHIPS means CHIPS #cockney #london #slang #cockneyrhymingslang https://t.co/becGmrM30y
  • Tweet CHARING CROSSER means TOSSER #cockney #london #slang #cockneyrhymingslang https://t.co/1vbeeO67na
  • Tweet HARRY AND BILLY means SILLY #cockney #london #slang #cockneyrhymingslang https://t.co/4AwZR8itSb
  • Tweet FAWLTY TOWER means SHOWER #cockney #london #slang #cockneyrhymingslang https://t.co/1DfgpdehGY

Follow us on Twitter