In that time he colored the parlance
of the English-speaking race, and formed upon himself every minor talent attempting fiction.
It was a case, in the parlance
of thieves and police, of "rail-roading.
For such destruction of property innocent men were frequently punished-- "railroaded" in the parlance
of the times.
The Doctor again assumed his air of resolution, and, without further parlance
, proceeded to do as desired.
In vulgar parlance
the condiments of a repast are called by the American "a relish," substituting the thing for its effect.