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Hookee Walker (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Hookee Walker

An expression signifying that the story is not true, or that the thing will not occour.

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

Hook and Snivey * Hooked

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Holy Father
Holy Lamb
Holy Water
Hollow
Honest Man
Honest Woman
Honey Moon
Hood-winked
Hoof
Hook and Snivey
Hookee Walker
Hooked
Hookers
Hoop
To Hoop
To Hop the Twig
Hop Merchant
Hop-o-my-thumb
Hopkins
Hopping Giles
Hopper-arsed