Get your own copy of this book on Amazon

Eye-sore (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Eye-sore

A disagreeable object. It will be an eye-sore as long as she lives, said by a man whose wife was cut for a fistula in ano.

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

Eye

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Eternity Box
Eves
Eve’s Custom-house
Eves Dropper
Evil
Ewe
Execution Day
Expended
Expunger
Eye
Eye-sore