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Cold (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Cold

You will catch cold at that; a vulgar threat or advice to desist from an attempt. He caught cold by lying in bed barefoot; a saying of any one extremely tender or careful of himself.

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

Colcannon * Cold Burning

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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

Cods
Cod’s Head
Coffee House
Cog
Cog-1
To Cog
Cogue
Coker
Cokes
Colcannon
Cold
Cold Burning
Cold Cook
Cold Iron
Cold meat
Cold Pig
Cold Pudding
Cole
Coliander
Collar Day
College