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Cushion Thumper (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Cushion Thumper

Duster

A parson; many of whom in the fury of their eloquence, heartily belabour their cushions.

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

Cushion * Custard Cap

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