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Hunting (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Hunting

Drawing in unwary persons to play or game. CANT.

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.

Hunt’s Dog * Hunting the Squirrel

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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Humstrum
Hump
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To Hunch
Hunch-backed
Hung Beef
Hunks
Hunt’s Dog
Hunting
Hunting the Squirrel
Huntsup
Hurdy Gurdy
Hurly Burly
Hush
Hush Money
Huskylour
Hussy
Huzza
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