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Nay Word (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Nay Word

A bye-word, proverb.

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.

Navy Office * Nazakene Foretop

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

To Nap
Napping
Napper
Napper of Naps
Nappy Ale
Nask
Nation
Natty Lads
Natural
Navy Office
Nay Word
Nazakene Foretop
Nazy
Neb
Neck Stamper
Neck Verse
Neck Weed
Needle Point
Negligee
Negroe
Negroe’s Heads