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Duke of York

Duke of York is Cockney slang for Fist (Duke of York = Fork = Fist).

"Put your Dukes up"

Credit: contributed by Jeff Rushton on 14-Dec-2001.


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Classic 85 times. Modern 11 times. Mockney 32 times.

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