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Shannon (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Shannon

A river in Ireland: persons dipped in that river are perfectly and for ever cured of bashfulness.

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

Shanks Naggy * Shapes

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Shag-bag
Shake
Shake-1
Shallow Pate
Shallow
Sham
To Shamble
Shanker
Shanks
Shanks Naggy
Shannon
Shapes
Shappo
Shark
Sharp
Sharper
Shaver
Shavings
She House
She Lion
She Napper