Definition of Slumming

1. vb. n. Visiting slums.



Definition of Slumming

1. Verb. (present participle of slum) ¹

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Definition of Slumming

1. slum [v] - See also: slum

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Slumming

slumdogs
slumgullions
slumgum
slumgums
slumism
slumisms
slumlike
slumlord
slumlords
slummed
slummer
slummers
slummier
slummiest
slumming (current term)
slummings
slummock
slummocks
slummy
slump
slumped
slumpflation
slumpflations
slumpier
slumpiest
slumping
slumpings
slumps
slumpy

Literary usage of Slumming

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1. The Legal Sunday, Its History and Character: Its History and Character by James Trapier Ringgold (1894)
"... and between Vice and Crime, with some Observations 01* Clerical slumming. WHILE this work was preparing for the press, it was suggested to the author, ..."

2. The Confessions of a Caricaturist by Harry Furniss (1902)
"... Thompson (Lady Butler)—slumming—The Boat Race—Realism—A Phantasmagoria—Orlando and the Caitiff— Fancy Dress Balls—Lewis Wingfield—Cinderella—A Model—All ..."

3. Later Leaves: Being the Further Reminiscences of Montagu Williams by Montagu Stephen Williams (1891)
"... "slumming" as a popular amusement—The rookeries described —Thieving and honest toil—A pecuniary comparison—A shilling earned in seventeen hours. ..."

4. In the Sixties and Seventies, Impressions of Literary People and Others by Laura Hain Friswell (1906)
"... CENSOR DINNERS- slumming IN THOSE DAYS A SAD STORY—" HAVE WE BEAT ? " I OFTEN thought our house was a kind of refuge for the unhappy and distressed, ..."

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