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Shillaley (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Shillaley

An oaken sapling, or cudgel: from a wood of that name famous for its oaks. Irish.

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

Shifting Ballast * Shilly-shally

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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Sheriff’s Journeyman
Sheriff’s Ball
Sheriff’s Bracelets
Sheriff’s Hotel
Sheriff’s Picture Frame
To Sherk
To Sherry
Shifting
Shifting Ballast
Shillaley
Shilly-shally
Shindy
Shine
Ship Shape
Sh-t Sack
Sh-t-ng Through the Teeth
Shod All Round
Shoemaker’s Stocks
To Shoole
To Shoot the Cat