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Chuck Farthing (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Chuck Farthing

A parish clerk.

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

See also the definition in Nathan Bailey's 1736 dictionary of canting and thieving slang.

Chuck * Chuckle-headed

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Chouder
To Chouse
Christ-cross Row
Christening
Christian Poney
Christian
Christmas Compliments
Chub
Chubby
Chuck
Chuck Farthing
Chuckle-headed
Chuffy
Chum
Chummage
Chunk
Church Warden
Church Work
Churchyard Cough
Churk
Churl