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Bouncing Cheat (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Bouncing Cheat

A bottle; from the explosion in drawing the cork. 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.

Bouncer * Boung

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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

Botch
Bothered
Botherams
Bottle-headed
Bottom
Bottomless Pit
Boughs
Boughs-1
To Bounce
Bouncer
Bouncing Cheat
Boung
Boung Nipper
Boose
Boosey
Bowsing Ken
Bowsprit
Bow-wow
Bow-wow Mutton
Bow-wow Shop
Bowyer