duckets

n Money. That car must have cost somebody some seriousduckets. 1980s

Historical dictionary of American slang . 2014.

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  • ducats — n pl American See duckets …   Contemporary slang

  • ducks — n pl American variant forms of duckets …   Contemporary slang

  • ducs — n pl American variant forms of duckets …   Contemporary slang

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