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Covent Garden Nun (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Covent Garden Nun

A prostitute.

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

Covent Garden Ague * Coventry

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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

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Cosset
Costard
Costard Monger
Cot
Cove
Covent
Covent Garden Abbess
Covent Garden Ague
Covent Garden Nun
Coventry
Covey
To Couch a Hogshead
Counterfeit Crank
Country Harry
Country Put
County Work
Court Card
Court Holy Water
Court of Assistants