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Fidlam Ben (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Fidlam Ben

General thieves; called also St. Peter’s sons, having every finger a fish-hook. Cant.

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

Fidgets * Fiddlers Money

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Feuterer
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Fid of Tobacco
Fiddle Faddle
Fiddlestick’s End
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Fidlam Ben
Fiddlers Money
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Fieri Facias
Figdean
Figger
Figging Law
Figure Dancer
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File
Fin