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Helter Skelter (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Helter Skelter

To run helter skelter, hand over head, in defiance of order.

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

Hell Fire Dick * Hemp

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Hedge Creeper
Hedge Priest
Hedge Whore
Heels
Heel Tap
Hell
Hell-born Babe
Hell Cat
Hell Hound
Hell Fire Dick
Helter Skelter
Hemp
Hempen Fever
Hempen Widow
Hen-hearted
Hen House
Henpecked
Hen
Here and Thereian
Herring
Herring Gutted