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Bow-wow Shop (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Bow-wow Shop

A salesman’s shop in Monmouth-street; so called because the servant barks, and the master bites. See Barker.

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

Bow-wow Mutton * Bowyer

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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

Bouncer
Bouncing Cheat
Boung
Boung Nipper
Boose
Boosey
Bowsing Ken
Bowsprit
Bow-wow
Bow-wow Mutton
Bow-wow Shop
Bowyer
To Box the Compass
to Box the Jesuit, and get Cock Roaches
Brace
Bracket-faced
Bragget
Braggadocia
Brains
Bran-faced
Brandy-faced