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Butcher’s Horse (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Butcher’s Horse

That must have been a butcher’s horse, by his carrying a calf so well; a vulgar joke on an awkward rider.

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

Butcher’s Dog * Butt

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