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Pit (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Pit

A watch fob. He drew a rare thimble from the swell’s pit. He took a handsome watch from the gentleman’s fob.

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.

Pissing Pins and Needles * Pit-1

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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Piss-burned
Piss Maker
Piss Pot Hall
Piss Prophet
Piss-proud
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Pissing Pins and Needles
Pit
Pit-1
Pitt’s Picture
Pit-a-pat
Pitch-kettled
Pitcher
Pizzy Club
Plaister of Warm Guts
Plant
To Plant
Plate