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Capping Verses (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Capping Verses

Repeating Latin Verses in turn, beginning with the letter with which the last speaker left off.

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

Caper Merchant * Capon

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Cant-1
Canticle
Canting
Canters
Canterbury Story
To Cap
To Cap-1
To Cap-2
Cap Acquaintance
Caper Merchant
Capping Verses
Capon
Capricornified
Capsize
Captain
Captain Copperthorne’s Crew
Captain Lieutenant
Captain Podd
Captain Queernabs
Captain Sharp
Captain Tom