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Newgate Bird (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Newgate Bird

A thief or sharper, frequently caged in Newgate.

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

New Light * Newgate Solicitor

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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Negroe
Negroe’s Heads
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New Drop
New Light
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Newgate Solicitor
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Newman’s Tea Gardens
Newman’s Hotel
To Nick
Nick
Nickname
Nick Ninny
Nickin
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