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Barber’s Chair (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Barber’s Chair

She is as common as a barber’s chair, in which a whole parish sit to be trimmed; said of a prostitute.

Definition taken from The 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue, originally by Francis Grose.

Baptized * Barber’s Sign

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