frog and toad

frog and toad
Australian Slang
the road, e.g. "Hit the frog"
Cockney Rhyming Slang
Don't ride your bike on the frog. See Road => Kermit

English dialects glossary. 2013.

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  • Frog and Toad — are the main characters in a series of children s books easy readers written and illustrated by Arnold Lobel.Each book contains five simple, short stories chronicling the exploits of a frog and his friend, a toad, simply named Frog and Toad. Some …   Wikipedia

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  • Frog and Toad — the road, e.g. Hit the frog …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • A Year with Frog and Toad — Infobox Musical name= A Year With Frog and Toad music= Robert Reale lyrics= Willie Reale book= Willie Reale basis= Frog and Toad children s stories by Arnold Lobel productions= 2002 Minneapolis 2002 Off Broadway 2003 Broadway 2007 National Tour… …   Wikipedia

  • frog and toad — Meaning Road. Cockney rhyming slang. Origin Cockney rhyming slang …   Meaning and origin of phrases

  • frog and toad — Noun. Road. Cockney rhyming slang …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • frog and toad — noun Colloquial a road. {rhyming slang} …  

  • Hit the frog and toad — hit the road; depart …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • hit the frog and toad — Australian Slang hit the road; depart …   English dialects glossary

  • The Frog and the Ox — is a fable attributed to Aesop. The story concerns an arrogant frog who tried to inflate himself to the size of an ox, but burst before he could do so. The moral is stated at the end of the fable as:: Not all creatures can become as great as they …   Wikipedia

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