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Quire (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Quire

Choir Bird

A complete rogue, one that has sung in different choirs or cages, i.e. gaols. Cant.

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

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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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