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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. foul-mouthed or obscene abuse;
[syn: scurrility, billingsgate]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Billingsgate \Bil"lings*gate`\, n. 1. A market near the Billings gate in London, celebrated for fish and foul language. [1913 Webster] 2. Coarsely abusive, foul, or profane language; vituperation; ribaldry. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

billingsgate n 1: foul-mouthed or obscene abuse [syn: scurrility, billingsgate]
The Devil's Dictionary (1881-1906):

BILLINGSGATE, n. The invective of an opponent.