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Blind Excuse (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Blind Excuse

A poor or insufficient excuse. A blind ale-house, lane, or alley; an obscure, or little known or frequented ale-house, lane, or alley.

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

Blind Cheeks * Blind Harpers

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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

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Bleaters
Bleating Cheat
Bleating Rig
Bleeders
Bleeding Cully
Bleeding new
Blessing
Blind
Blind Cheeks
Blind Excuse
Blind Harpers
Blindman’s Buff
Blind Cupid
Blindman’s Holiday
Block Houses
Blocked at both ends
Blood
Blood for Blood
Blood Money
Bloody Back