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Live Lumber (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Live Lumber

A term used by sailors, to signify all landsmen on board their ships.

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

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Lingo
Linen Armourers
Lion
Liquor
Little Barbary
Little Breeches
Little Clergyman
Little Ease
Little Snakesman
Live Lumber
Live Stock
Loaf
Lob
Lob-1
Lob’s Pound
Lobcock
Lobkin
Loblolley Boy
Lobonian Society
Lobscouse