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Death Hunter (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Death Hunter

An undertaker, one who furnishes the necessary articles for funerals. See Carrion Hunter.

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

Dear Joys * Death’s Head upon a Mop-stick

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Davy
To Dawb
Day Lights
Dead Cargo
Dead Horse
Dead-louse
Dead Men
Deadly Nevergreen
Dear Joys
Death Hunter
Death’s Head upon a Mop-stick
Deep-one
Deft Fellow
Degen
Dells
Demure
Demy-rep
Derby
Derrick
Devil