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Bull Beggar (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Bull Beggar

Bully Beggar

An imaginary being with which children are threatened by servants and nurses, like raw head and bloody bones.

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

Bull-2 * Bull Calf

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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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
Bull’s Feather
To Bullock
Bully
Bully Back
Bully Cock