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Captain Copperthorne’s Crew (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Captain Copperthorne’s Crew

All officers; a saying of a company where everyone strives to rule.

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

Captain * Captain Lieutenant

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Captain Copperthorne’s Crew
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