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Dudders (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Dudders

Whispering Dudders

Cheats who travel the country, pretending to sell smuggled goods: they accost their intended dupes in a whisper. The goods they have for sale are old shop-keepers, or damaged; purchased by them of large manufactories. See Duffer.

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

Duck Legs * Duddering Rake

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Dub
Dub Lay
Dub the Jigger
Dub O’ Th’ Hick
Dubber
Duce
Duck
Ducks and Drakes
Duck F-ck-r
Duck Legs
Dudders
Duddering Rake
Dudgeon
Duds
Duffers
Dugs
Duke
Duke of Limbs
Duke Humphrey
Dull Swift
Dumb Arm