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Giles’s (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Giles’s

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GILES’S BREED. Fat, ragged, and saucy; Newton and Dyot streets, the grand head-quarters-of most of the thieves and pickpockets about London, are in St. Giles’s parish. St. Giles’s Greek; the cant language, called also Slang, Pedlars’ French, and Flash.

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

To Giggle * Gilflurt

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