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Burner-1 (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Burner-1

He is no burner of navigable rivers; i.e. he is no conjuror, or man of extraordinary abilities; or rather, he is but a simple fellow. See Thames.

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

Burner * Burnt

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Bundling
Bung upwards
Bung your eye
Bunt
Bunter
Buntlings
Burn Crust
Burn the Ken
Burning Shame
Burner
Burner-1
Burnt
Burr
Bushel Bubby
Busk
Buss Beggar
Bus-napper
Bus-napper’s Kenchin
Busy
Butcher’s Dog
Butcher’s Horse