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Clear (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Clear

Very drunk. The cull is clear, let’s bite him; the fellow is very drunk, let’s cheat him. Cant.

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.

Clawed off * Cleaver

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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Clank
Clank Napper
Clanker
Clap
Clap on the Shoulder
Clapper
Clapper Claw
Clapperdogeon
Claret
Clawed off
Clear
Cleaver
Clean
Clerked
Cleymes
Click
To Click
Clicker
Clicket
Climb
Clinch