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Hang Gallows Look (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Hang Gallows Look

A thievish, or villainous appearance.

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

To Hang An Arse * Hang In Chains

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Half Seas Over
Hamlet
Hams
Hand
Hand and Pocket Shop
Hand Basket Portion
Handle
Handsome
Handsome Reward
To Hang An Arse
Hang Gallows Look
Hang In Chains
Hang It Up
Hang Out
Hanger On
Hangman’s Wages
Hank
Hanker
Hans In Kelder
Hard
Hard At His A-se