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Kiddy Nippers (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Kiddy Nippers

Taylors out of work, who cut off the waistcoat pockets of their brethren, when cross-legged on their board, thereby grabbling their bit. Cant.

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

Kiddeys * Kidnapper

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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Kickseys
Kickshaws
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To Kid
Kid Lay
Kidder
Kiddeys
Kiddy Nippers
Kidnapper
Kidney
Kilkenny
Kill Care Club
Kill Devil
Kill Priest
To Kimbaw
Kinchin
King’s Plate
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