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Clack (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Clack

A tongue, chiefly applied to women; a simile drawn from the clack of a water-mill.

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.

Civil Reception * Clack-loft

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