slippery dick

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Synonyms for slippery dick

small wrasse of tropical Atlantic

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As well as being one for the reverse forecast, it would have provided grist to the mill of many an amateur commentator in bars from Cork to Downpatrick, with Slippery Dick no doubt ``coming up on the inside of Foxy Fanny with an irresistible challenge''.
Names such as those can easily be justified - the po-faced among us could rightly retort that the slippery dick is a fish (thanks, Google).