noun Chiefly Midland and Southern U.S.
an illegal saloon.
Typewriters Were Originally Created To Help The BlindOnce regarded as an indispensable device for any writer, the typewriter has long been regarded for both its beauty and functionality. But they were actually first invented to help the blind.
Origin of blind tiger
An Americanism dating back to 1855–60; perhaps so called because exhibitions of natural curiosities served as fronts for such places
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