The 1920s wasn’t just a period of decadence and flappers in a post-war haze of happiness.
(‘Flapper’, by the way, emerged before the 1920s – lexicographer Allan Metcalf has nominated it as Word of the Year 1915.) While drew attention to a world of insouciant pleasure-seeking, the 1920s also saw plenty of words enter the language.
What new slang was introduced during the 70s that you can think of?
This is a list of all the words that were in popular usage during the 70s.
Is it possible that someone mis-heard "cheese-eater" and just always heard it as "cheesier"? In Montana, where he was operating for most of his life, there was a hauling job in which timber was being taken out of a National Forest area.