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Head Cully of the Pass (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Head Cully of the Pass

Passage Bank

The top tilter of that gang throughout the whole army, who demands and receives contribution from all the pass banks in the camp.

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.

To Hazel Gild * Head Rails

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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Hasty
Hasty Pudding
Hat
Hatches
Hatchet Face
Havil
Havy Cavy
Hawk
Hawkers
To Hazel Gild
Head Cully of the Pass
Head Rails
Hearing Cheats
Heart’s Ease
Hearty Choak
Heathen Philosopher
To Heave
Heaver
Heavers
Hector
Hedge