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Petty Fogger (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Petty Fogger

A little dirty attorney, ready to undertake any litigious or bad cause: it is derived from the French words petit vogue, of small credit, or little reputation.

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

Pettish * Pharaoh

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