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Milling Cove (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Milling Cove

A boxer. How the milling cove served the cull out; how the boxer beat the fellow.

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

To Milk the Pigeon * Mill

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Mess John
Messmate
Mettle
Mettlesome
Michael
Midshipman’s Watch and Chain
Milch Cow
Milk and Water
To Milk the Pigeon
Milling Cove
Mill
To Mill
Mill Lay
Miller
Mine A-se On a Bandbox
Mine Uncle’s
Minikin
Minor Clergy
Mint
Mischief