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Bleating Cheat (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Bleating Cheat

A sheep. Cant.

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

See also the definition in Nathan Bailey's 1736 dictionary of canting and thieving slang.

Bleaters * Bleating Rig

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Black Spy
Black Strap
Blank
Blanket Hornpipe
Blarney
A blasted Fellow
To Blast
Blater
Bleached Mort
Bleaters
Bleating Cheat
Bleating Rig
Bleeders
Bleeding Cully
Bleeding new
Blessing
Blind
Blind Cheeks
Blind Excuse
Blind Harpers
Blindman’s Buff