big C

big C
noun Usage: often capitalized B Date: 1964 cancer 2

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Big C — n. Slang CANCER (n. 4): usually preceded by the …   English World dictionary

  • big-C. — 1. n. cancer. (Usually with the.) □ She was struck with the big C. □ The big . will finish off quite a few of us. 2. n. cocaine. (Drugs.) □ When she started taking big C, she was only eight …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • Big C — Slang. cancer. Also, big C. [1970 75] * * * …   Universalium

  • big C — noun a euphemism for cancer …   Wiktionary

  • Big C — cancer …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • big c — Australian Slang cancer …   English dialects glossary

  • big C — cancer; cocaine …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Big C — n. Slang. cvb cancer • Etymology: 1970–75 …   From formal English to slang

  • Big C Appeal — Big C is a cancer charity in England.Based in Norwich, Norfolk, the Big C is a local independent charity committed to the care and support of those affected by cancer and their families throughout Norfolk Waveney. The Big C is not affiliated to a …   Wikipedia

  • Big C (fight song) — Big C is a fight song of the University of California, Berkeley. It was composed in 1913 by Harold P. Williams, with lyrics by Norman Loyall McLaren. It was written to commemorate the construction of the large concrete C in 1905 on the rugged… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”