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Child (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Child

To eat a child; to partake of a treat given to the parish officers, in part of commutation for a bastard child: the common price was formerly ten pounds and a greasy chiu. See Greasy Chin.

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

Chicken Nabob * Chimney Chops

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Chest of Tools
Cherry-coloured Cat
Cherubims
Cheshire Cat
Chick-a-biddy
Chicken-breasted
Chicken Butcher
Chicken-hammed
Chicken-hearted
Chicken Nabob
Child
Chimney Chops
Chink
Chip
Chip-1
Chips
Chimping Merry
Chit
Chitterlins
Chitty-faced
Chive