Get your own copy of this book on Amazon

Cant (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Cant

An hypocrite, a double-tongue palavering fellow. See Palaver.

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

See also the definition in Nathan Bailey's 1736 dictionary of canting and thieving slang.

Canniken * Cant-1

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Camesa
Camp Candlestick
Campbellā€™s Academy
Canary Bird
Candlesticks
Candy
Cane
Cank
Cannister
Canniken
Cant
Cant-1
Canticle
Canting
Canters
Canterbury Story
To Cap
To Cap-1
To Cap-2
Cap Acquaintance
Caper Merchant