Southern U.S. (chiefly Gulf States) . a hero sandwich.
A very large sandwich; Dagwood, hero sandwich
[1921+; coined and invented by Clovis and Benjamin Martin, who opened a New Orleans restaurant in 1921]
- Poor-boy it
verb phrase To be forced to impoverished extremities; be severely deprived: We’re poor-boying it in Criminal Court (1970s+)
noun 1. a snug-fitting, pullover sweater with ribbing on both the body and sleeves, worn by girls and women.
- Poor deck
Related Terms deal someone a poor deck
[poo r-doo] /ˈpʊərˌdu/ noun, Chiefly Midland and Central Atlantic States. 1. .