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Catch Penny (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Catch Penny

Any temporary contrivance to raise a contribution on the public.

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

Catch Fart * Catch Pole

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Cat Match
Cat of nine Tails
Cat’s Paw
Cat’s Sleep
Cat Sticks
Cat whipping
Catamaran
Catch Club
Catch Fart
Catch Penny
Catch Pole
Catching Harvest
Cater Cousins
Caterpillar
Caterwauling
Cathedral
Cattle
Cavaulting School
Caudge-Pawed
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