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Bread (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Bread

Employment. Out of bread; out of employment. In bad bread; in a disagreeable scrape, or situation.

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

Breaking Shins * Bread Basket

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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Brains
Bran-faced
Brandy-faced
Brandy
Brat
Bray
Brazen-faced
Bread and Butter Fashion
Break-teeth Words
Breaking Shins
Bread
Bread Basket
Breast Fleet
Breeched
Breeches
Breeches Bible
Breeze
Bridge
Brim
Brisket Beater
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