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Bearings (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Bearings

I’ll bring him to his bearings; I’ll bring him to reason. Sea term.

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

Beard Splitter * Beast

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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