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Jack In An Office (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Jack In An Office

An insolent fellow in authority.

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

Jack In a Box * Jack Ketch


Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Jack Adams
Jack At a Pinch
Jack In a Box
Jack In An Office
Jack Ketch
Jack Nasty Face
Jack of Legs
Jack Pudding
Jack Robinson
Jack Sprat
Jack Tar
Jack Weight
Jack Whore