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Oil of Stirrup (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Oil of Stirrup

A dose the cobler gives his wife whenever she is obstropulous.

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

Oil of Gladness * Oi Poaaoi

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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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
Old Pegg