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Books (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Books

Cards to play with. To plant the books; to place the cards in the pack in an unfair manner.

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

Booby Hutch * Book-keeper

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Bolt Upright
To Bolt
Bones
Bone Box
Bone Picker
Boned
Bolus
Bonesetter
Booby
Booby Hutch
Books
Book-keeper
Boot Catcher
Boots
Booty
Bo-peep
Borachio
Borde
Bordello
Bore
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