Get your own copy of this book on Amazon

Scrub (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Scrub

A low mean fellow, employed in all sorts of dirty work.

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.

Scrope * Scrubbado

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Scratch
Scratch Land
Scratch Platter
Screen
Screw
To Screw
Screw Jaws
Scrip
Scroby
Scrope
Scrub
Scrubbado
Scull
Scull
Scull Thatcher
Scum
Scut
Scuttle
Sea Crab
Sea Lawyer
Sealer