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Dilly (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Dilly

[An abbreviation of the word diligence.] A public voiture or stage, commonly a post chaise, carrying three persons; the name is taken from the public stage vehicles in France and Flanders. The dillies first began to run in England about the year 1779.

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

Diligent * Dimber

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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Dickey-1
To Diddle
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Diddle
Diggers
Dilberries
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Dildo
Diligent
Dilly
Dimber
Dimber Damber
Ding
Ding Boy
Ding Dong
Dingey Christian
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Dip
the Dip
Dippers