Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


Southern U.S. (chiefly Gulf States) . a hero sandwich.

noun phrase

A very large sandwich; Dagwood, hero sandwich

[1921+; coined and invented by Clovis and Benjamin Martin, who opened a New Orleans restaurant in 1921]


Read Also:

  • Poor-boy it

    verb phrase To be forced to impoverished extremities; be severely deprived: We’re poor-boying it in Criminal Court (1970s+)

  • Poor-boy-sweater

    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

  • Poor-do

    [poo r-doo] /ˈpʊərˌdu/ noun, Chiefly Midland and Central Atlantic States. 1. .

Disclaimer: Poor-boy definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.