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Rattle-pate (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Rattle-pate

A volatile, unsteady, or whimsical man or woman.

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

Rattle * Rattle-traps

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

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
Reader
Reader Merchants
Ready
Rebus
Receiver General