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Nightingale (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Nightingale

A soldier who, as the term is, sings out at the halberts. It is a point of honour in some regiments, among the grenadiers, never to cry out, become nightingales, whilst under the discipline of the cat of nine tails; to avoid which, they chew a bullet.

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

Night Magistrate * Nightman

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Nickname
Nick Ninny
Nickin
Nicknacks
Nicknackatory
Nickumpoop
Niffynaffy Fellow
Nig
Niggling
Night Magistrate
Nightingale
Nightman
Nigmenog
To Nim
Nimgimmer
Nine Lives
Ninny
Nip
Nip Cheese
Nipperkin
Nipps