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Secret (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Secret

He has been let into the secret: he has been cheated at gaming or horse-racing. He or she is in the grand secret, i.e. dead.

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.

Sealer * Seedy

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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Scull
Scull
Scull Thatcher
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Scut
Scuttle
Sea Crab
Sea Lawyer
Sealer
Secret
Seedy
Sees
Served
Seraglio
Send
Set
Setter
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