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Knight of the Post (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Knight of the Post

A false evidence, one that is ready to swear any thing for hire.

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.

Knight of the Blade * Knight of the Rainbow

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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Kitchen Physic
Kittle Pitchering
Kittys
Knack Shop
Knappers Poll
Knave In Grain
Knight of the Blade
Knight of the Post
Knight of the Rainbow
Knight of the Road
Knight of the Sheers
Knight of the Thimble
Knight of the Whip
Knight of the Trencher
Knight and Barrow Pig
Knob
Knock
Knock Me Down