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Blue Plumb (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Blue Plumb

A bullet.—Surfeited with a blue plumb; wounded with a bullet. A sortment of George R—’s blue plumbs; a volley of ball, shot from soldiers’ firelocks.

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

Blue Pigeons * Blue Skin

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Blubber
To Blubber
To sport Blubber
Blubber Cheeks
Blue
Blue Boar
Blue Devils
Blue Flag
Blue Pigeons
Blue Plumb
Blue Skin
Blue Tape
Blue Ruin
Bluff
Bluffer
Blunderbuss
Blunt
To Bluster
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