[BIL-ingz-gayt]

noun

Coarsely abusive, foul, or profane language.

The family dinner would always end in billingsgate after the mention of Uncle Brian the pervert.


Cite this Entry

Modern Language Association (MLA Style)

“Billingsgate.” The Effin’ Word, The Effin’ Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/billingsgate. Accessed 27 July 2021.

The Effin’ Word, s.v. “billingsgate”, accessed July 27, 2021, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/billingsgate.

The Effin’ Word. (n.d.). Billingsgate. In The Effin’ Word. Retrieved July 27, 2021, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/billingsgate


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