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Looking As If One Could Not Help It (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Looking As If One Could Not Help It

Looking like a simpleton, or as if one could not say boh! to a goose.

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

Looby * Looking-glass

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Long One
Long
Long Gallery
Long Meg
Long Shanks
Long Stomach
Long Tongued
Long-winded
Loo
Looby
Looking As If One Could Not Help It
Looking-glass
Loon
Loonslate
Loophole
Lop-sided
To Lope
Lord
Louse
Love Begotten Child
Lounge