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Beast with Two Backs (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Beast with Two Backs

A man and woman in the act of copulation. Shakespeare in Othello.

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

Beast * Beater Cases

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