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Curmudgeon (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Curmudgeon

A covetous old fellow, derived, according to some, from the French term coeur mechant.

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

Curle * Curry

Nearby

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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