Get your own copy of this book on Amazon

Curbing Law (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Curbing Law

The act of hooking goods out of windows: the curber is the thief, the curb the hook. Cant.

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

Cur * Cure A-se

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Cunningham
Cunning Man
Cunning Shaver
Cunny-thumbed
C**t
Cup of the Creature
Cup-shot
Cupboard Love
Cupid
Cur
Curbing Law
Cure A-se
Curle
Curmudgeon
Curry
Curse of Scotland
Curse of God
Cursitors
Curtails
Curtain Lecture
Curtezan