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Rosy Gills (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Rosy Gills

One with a sanguine or fresh-coloured countenance.

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

See also the definition in Nathan Bailey's 1736 dictionary of canting and thieving slang.

Rose * Rotan

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