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Raree Shew Men (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Raree Shew Men

Poor Savoyards, who subsist by shewing the magic lantern and marmots about London.

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

Rapper * Rascal

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Randy
Rangling
Rank
Rank Rider
Rantallion
Rantipole
Rantum Scantum
To Rap
Rapparees
Rapper
Raree Shew Men
Rascal
Rat
Rats
Rattle
Rattle-pate
Rattle-traps
Rattler
Rattling Cove
Rattling Mumpers
Rawhead and Bloody Bones