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Oak (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Oak

A rich maa, a man of good substance and credit. To sport oak; to shut the outward door of a student’s room at college. An oaken towel; an oaken cudgel. To rub a man down with an oaken towel; to beat him.

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.

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