Get your own copy of this book on Amazon

Bulk and File (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Bulk and File

Two pickpockets; the bulk jostles the party to be robbed, and the file does the business.

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

Bugger * Bulker

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Buffer
Buffer-1
Buffle-headed
Bug
To Bug
Bug-Hunter
Bugaboe
Bugaroch
Buggy
Bugger
Bulk and File
Bulker
Bull
Bull-1
Bull-2
Bull Beggar
Bull Calf
Bull Chin
Bull Dogs
Bull Hankers
Bull’s Eye