posted by: wellboy
||Voting here helps us filter the best slang
A kitchen utensil used to chastise Irish children with pre 1990s. Not quite as bad what the catholic church did to children, but an extension of the acceptable level of abuse inflicted on children in those days.
"Mammy mammy noo no no no, please noooo, not the wooden spoon, d-d-don't do it, I promise I'll go to bed, I don't even want to watch the late late show I just want a cuddle."
provide alternative | report offensive entry
For Focal Sake is the ultimate Irish Slang Book
created from slang contributed to this website by Irish people from every county.
For Focal Sake is an hilarious trip around the 32 Counties of Ireland. A must have
for anyone with an interest in Irish Slang. Available for only €6 (40% off RRP)
Where have you heard this said?
Just enter a street name or click the map and add a marker where you heard this slang term being said and then click save. Please zoom into your street and be as accurate as you can.
If there's already a marker please add another one because we're looking to find out where a term is spoken most.