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Cheats (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Cheats

Sham sleeves to put over a dirty shift or shirt. See Shams.

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

Cheapside * Cheek by Jowl

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Charren
Chatter Box
Chatter Broth
Chatts
Chates
Chaunter Culls
Chaunt
To Chaunt
Chaw Bacon
Cheapside
Cheats
Cheek by Jowl
Cheeks
Cheese-toaster
Cheese it
Cheeser
Chelsea
Chest of Tools
Cherry-coloured Cat
Cherubims
Cheshire Cat