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Fam Lay (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Fam Lay

Going into a goldsmith’s shop, under pretence of buying a wedding ring, and palming one or two, by daubing the hand with some viscous matter.

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

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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Fadge
To Fag
Fagger
Faggot
Faithful
Fair
Fakement
Fallalls
Fallen Away From a Horse Load To a Cart Load
Family Man
Fam Lay
Fams
To Famgrasp
Family of Love
Fancy Man
To Fan
Fantastically Dressed
Fart
Fart Catcher
Farting Crackers
Fartleberries