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Impost Takers (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Impost Takers

Usurers who attend the gaming-tables, and lend money at great premiums.

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

Jinglers * Impudent Stealing

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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Jibber the Kibber
Jig
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Jilt
Jilted
Jingle Boxes
Jingle Brains
Jinglers
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Impudent Stealing
Impure
Inching
Indies
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Indorser
Inexpressibles
Inkle Weavers
Inlaid
Innocents