Cork Slang, Like A Dictionary of Cork Slang
by Seán Beecher
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Introduction · Acknowledgements

Construct: Noun
Definition: A job done by a tradesman in his spare time on contract to someone other than his normal employer (see Nixer).
Use: I did a foxer in wiring his house last night.
I wired his house after working hours.
Derivation: Note Irish 'Fochrach' - a hireling, a mercenary and 'Fochraic' - a reward, recompense, payment. (Joynt and Knott)

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