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Princes (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Princes

When the majesty of the people was a favourite terra in the House of Commons, a celebrated wit, seeing chimney sweepers dancing on a May-day, styled them the young princes.

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

Prince Prig * Princod

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

John S. Farmer's collection of canting songs and slang rhymes

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Priest-ridden
Prig
Prig Napper
Priggers
Prigging
Prigstar
Prime
Priminaky
Prince Prig
Princes
Princod
Princox
Princum Prancum
Prinking
Print
Priscian
Prittle Prattle
Prog
Props
Property