Definition of clams:
incision, dough, abrasion, booty, chou, bread, sugar, slit, scar, excoriation, dirty money, breadstuff, scribble, borecole, start, profits, stops, profit, lucre, starting line, scratch, lettuce, lollipop, pillage, kale, moolah, staff of life, shekels, loot, dinero, chicken feed, prize, cabbage, pelf, scratch line, popsicle, carbohydrate, lolly, peag, net, swag, dent, refined sugar, boodle, scraping, cole, scrape, scratching, earnings, ice lolly, plunder, net income, scrawl, net profit, wampum, colewort, prick, cultivated cabbage, wampumpeag, simoleons, saccharide, gelt, kail, cacography, mark.
- "Fishing Grounds of the Gulf of Maine", Walter H. Rich.
- "The American Frugal Housewife", Lydia M. Child.
- "Deephaven and Selected Stories & Sketches", Sarah Orne Jewett.