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Scum (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Scum

The riff-raff, tag-rag, and bob-tail, or lowest order of people.

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.

Scull Thatcher * Scut

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

To Screw
Screw Jaws
Scrip
Scroby
Scrope
Scrub
Scrubbado
Scull
Scull
Scull Thatcher
Scum
Scut
Scuttle
Sea Crab
Sea Lawyer
Sealer
Secret
Seedy
Sees
Served
Seraglio