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Bully Ruffians (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Bully Ruffians

Highwaymen who attack passengers with paths and imprecations.

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

Bully Cock * Bully Trap

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Bull Calf
Bull Chin
Bull Dogs
Bull Hankers
Bull’s Eye
Bull’s Feather
To Bullock
Bully
Bully Back
Bully Cock
Bully Ruffians
Bully Trap
Bum
To Bum
Bum Trap
Bum Bailiff
Bum Brusher
Bum Boat
Bum Fodder
Bumfiddle
Bumbo