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S & L abbreviation...sacred cow noun
sacrifice noun...safekeeping noun
safely adverb...Saint John
Saint Kitts and Nevis noun...Salisbury
Salisbury Plain...salvage verb
salvage yard noun...Samuel Cunard
Samuel Dodsworth...sandlot adjective
sandpaper noun...sapodilla noun
sapper...satanic adjective
satanism noun...Saul Bellow
Sault Sainte Marie...saw off phrasal verb
saw up phrasal verb...scallywag noun
scalp noun...scarf noun
scarf verb...schedule noun
schedule verb...schoolboy noun
schoolchild noun...scoff verb
scofflaw noun...Scotland the Brave
Scotland Yard...scrape together/up phrasal verb
scrape verb...screw verb
screw your eyes/face up phrasal verb...scrumpy
scrunch verb...sea chantey noun
sea cow noun...seamless adjective
seamstress noun...sebaceous adjective
seborrhea noun...secondary school noun
secondary source noun...sedate adjective
sedate verb...seemly adjective
seen...self-assessment noun
self-assured adjective...self-important adjective
self-imposed adjective...selfie stick
selfish adjective...seminal adjective
seminar noun...senior noun
senior nursing officer...Sephardi noun
sepia noun...serial monogamy noun
serial noun...session noun
set / back phrasal verb...Seven Pillars of Wisdom
seventeen number...sexting
sexton noun...shake out phrasal verb
shake up phrasal verb...shape noun
shape up phrasal verb...Shawnee noun
she noun...shekel noun
shelduck...Shia noun
shiatsu noun...ship's chandler noun
ship-to-shore adjective...shock verb
shock wave noun...shop around phrasal verb
shop assistant...short-haul adjective
short-list verb...shout out phrasal verb
shout verb...shred verb
Shredded Wheat...shudder noun
shudder verb...sibilant noun
sibling noun...sideboard noun
sideburn noun...sightless adjective
sightseeing noun...silence noun
silence verb...silverback noun
silverfish noun...sin verb
Sinbad the Sailor...singlet
singleton noun...sit around phrasal verb
sit back phrasal verb...sixty
sixty-fourth note noun...skewer verb
ski adjective...skinner
skinny adjective...skyjack verb
Skylab...slap noun
slap on phrasal verb...sledging
sleek adjective...slide verb
slider noun...slitty-eyed
sliver noun...slow food noun
slow handclap...small arms noun
small beer...smell noun
smell out phrasal verb...smooch verb
smoodge...snap noun
snap out phrasal verb...snigger verb
snip noun...snowbird noun
snowblower noun...soak up phrasal verb
soak verb...social science noun
social scientist noun...sodding
sodium bicarbonate noun...software engineer noun
software noun...solemnity noun
solemnize verb...somebody pronoun
someday adverb...soothe away phrasal verb
soothe verb...Sotheby's
sotto voce adverb...sour-faced adjective
source code noun...southwestern adjective
southwestward adverb...spaghetti noun
spaghetti western noun...spartan adjective
spasm noun...special prosecutor
special school noun...speech marks
speech noun...spent adjective
sperm bank noun...spin noun
spin off phrasal verb...spit noun
spit up phrasal verb...split-level adjective
split-personality disorder noun...spook verb
spooky adjective...spotted adjective
spotted dick...spring training noun
spring up phrasal verb...spy verb
Spycatcher...squawk verb
squeak noun...St Abb's Head
St Albans...St. Patrick's Day noun
St. Paul...stage name noun
stage noun...stallholder
stallion noun...Standard Grade
standard lamp...star turn noun
star verb...startle verb
startling adjective...stationary adjective
stationer...STD noun
stead noun...steeplejack noun
steer noun...stepladder noun
stepmother noun...stick with phrasal verb
stick-in-the-mud noun...stinger noun
stinging nettle noun...stockade noun
stockbroker belt...stone cold adjective
stone dead adjective...storage heater
storage noun...stowage noun
stowaway noun...strap noun
strap verb...street theater noun
street trader...strike off phrasal verb
strike out phrasal verb...strobing noun
strode...stucco noun
stuck adjective...stunt verb
stunted adjective...subcommittee noun
subcompact noun...suboptimally
subordinate adjective...substratum noun
substructure noun...suckle verb
suckling noun...sugar-coat verb
sugar-coated adjective...sum total noun
sum up phrasal verb...Sunday noun
Sunday punch noun...super noun
Super Tuesday noun...superordinate noun
superpose verb...supposing conjunction
supposition noun...surgeon noun
surgery noun...Susan B Anthony
Susan Sontag...swallow hole
swallow noun...swearing-in noun
sweat it out phrasal verb...swell noun
swell verb...swirl verb
swish noun...Sydenham's chorea noun
Sydney...syndrome noun
synecdoche noun...systole noun
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