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n. Slang
A pawnshop.
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a pawnshop
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the shop of a pawnbroker.
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"It's a long way to the hockshop where dear mother had to go "Goodbye my coat and wescutt "Farewell, my watch and chain "If I don't keep my eye upon my trousers "They'll go there, the same."