"Why should the 18th Duke of Spondulicks
and the 22nd Earl of Plunder and Booty make decisions about our lives?" I said to the assembled plebs in O'Blimey's.
Some possible answers: simoleans, fivers, dough, clams, gravy, sawbucks, spondulicks
, scratch, moolah, wampum, fivers, greenspots, fins, bread, C-notes, etc.
I wouldn't be opposed to it but I think the economic climate is militating against it a little bit, despite our generous sponsor, but I don't think his spondulicks
would extend that far."
Even when you're a toff and you've landed plenty of spondulicks
at Epsom, that kind of money isn't trouser change, so it's little wonder that the Ouija Board team had been walking on eggshells.
, which thrived briefly in the UK in the first half of the 20th century, and is thought to be US university slang for the Greek word spondulikos, referring to the shells used as an early form of money, failed to catch on.
refers to ancient Greece, where spondulikos were shells used as an early currency.
MY pals in the Cumbernauld and Kilsyth SNP have been teasing me about an alleged "tightness" in parting with the spondulicks
The union reckons pounds 30m from soaring small-screen spondulicks
represents a large cut in real terms, and will ballot members on strike action.
Any interest in maximising the quality of the beverage has been wholly consumed by a simple desire to maximise the size of the pile of spondulicks
CONGRATULATIONS to Callie Rogers, the 16-year-old girl who won the best part of two million spondulicks
The next stage had him actually being paid serious spondulicks
to play certain models.
Other terms are "rhino", "spondulicks
" and "wedge".
NEXT BEST THING: Revlon Deluxe Creme Lipcolour, pounds 7.95, shown in Heather, is almost as good for a lot less spondulicks
. With added skin-softening Vitamins A, C and E, it also contains cooling menthol for a freshening effect.
Never have I seen such hate mail as I received following comments about this civilised, well-educated lady winning the spondulicks