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Prate Roast (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Prate Roast

A talkative boy.

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.

Prancer * Prating Cheat

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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Prate Roast
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Prattle Broth
Prattling Box
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Pricklouse
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