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Oil of Gladness (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Oil of Gladness

I will anoint you with the oil of gladness; ironically spoken for, I will beat you.

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

Oil of Barley * Oil of Stirrup

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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Oaths
Oar
Obstropulous
Occupy
Oddfellows
Odds Plut and Her Nails
Odd-come-shortlys
Office
Ogles
Oil of Barley
Oil of Gladness
Oil of Stirrup
Oi Poaaoi
Old
Old Dog At It
Old Hand
Old Harry
Old Ding
Old Mr
Old Nick
Old One