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Brown Study (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Brown Study

Said of one absent, in a reverie, or thoughtful.

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

Brown Madam * Bruiser

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

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Brother of the Gusset
Brother of the Quill
Brother of the String
Brother of the Whip
Brother Starling
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Brown Bess
Brown George
Brown Madam
Brown Study
Bruiser
Brewes
To Brush
Brusher
Bub
Bubber
the Bubble
To Bubble
To Bar the Bubble
Bubbly Jock