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Black Joke (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Black Joke

A popular tune to a song, having for the burden, “Her black joke and belly so white:” figuratively the black joke signifies the monosyllable. See Monosyllable.

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

Black Jack-1 * Black Indies

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

John S. Farmer's collection of canting songs and slang rhymes

Black and white
Black Art
Black A-se
Black Book
Black Box
Black Eye
Black Fly
Black Guard
Black Jack
Black Jack-1
Black Joke
Black Indies
Black Legs
Black Monday
Black Psalm
Black Spice Racket
Black Spy
Black Strap
Blank
Blanket Hornpipe
Blarney