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Grey Mare (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Grey Mare

The grey mare is the better horse; said of a woman who governs her husband.

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

Grey Beard * Grey Parson

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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

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Green Sickness
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Greenwich Goose
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Grey Beard
Grey Mare
Grey Parson
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Grimalkin
Grin
Grinagog
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