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Going Upon the Dub (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Going Upon the Dub

Going out to break open, or pick the locks of, houses.

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.

Goggles * Gold Droppers

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Go Shop
Goads
Goat
Gob
Gob String
Gobbler
Godfather
Gog
Gog and Magog
Goggles
Going Upon the Dub
Gold Droppers
Gold Finder
Goldfinch
Golgotha Or the Place of Sculls
Gollumpus
Goloshes
Good Man
Good Woman
Goodyer’s Pig
Goose