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Red Shank (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Red Shank

A Scotch Highlander.

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

Red Sail-yard Dockers * Regulars

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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To Recruit
Recruiting Service
Red Fustian
Red Lane
Red Ribbin
Red Lattice
Red Letter Day
Red Rag
Red Sail-yard Dockers
Red Shank
Regulars
Religious Horse
Religious Painter
the Relish
Relish
Remedy Critch
Remember Parson Melham
Rendezvous
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