• A cry used to indicate surrender.


  • The brother or brother-in-law of one’s parent.
  • (Britain, informal) A pawnbroker.
  • (figuratively) A source of advice, encouragement, or help.
  • (Southern US, slang, archaic) An older male African-American person.
  • (euphemistic) A companion to one's (usually unmarried) mother.
  • (especially in the Southern US, parts of the Britain and Asia) An affectionate term for a man of an older generation than oneself, especially a friend of one's parents, by means of fictive kin.

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