Admiral of the Narrow Seas (Grose 1811 Dictionary)
Admiral of the Narrow Seas
One who from drunkenness
vomits into the lap of the person sitting opposite to
him. Sea phrase.
Definition taken from
The 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue,
originally by Francis Grose.
Admiral of the Blue * Adrift
1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang
John S. Farmer's collection
canting songs and slang rhymes