Get your own copy of this book on Amazon

Ferme (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Ferme

A hole. Cant.

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

See also the definition in Nathan Bailey's 1736 dictionary of canting and thieving slang.

Fencing Ken * Fermerdy Beggars

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

To Feather One’s Nest
Feather-bed Lane
Fee
Feeder
Feet
Feint
Fellow Commoner
Fen
To Fence
Fencing Ken
Ferme
Fermerdy Beggars
Ferrara
Ferret
Fetch
Feuterer
To Fib
Fice
Fid of Tobacco
Fiddle Faddle
Fiddlestick’s End