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Shoemaker’s Stocks (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Shoemaker’s Stocks

New, or strait shoes. I was in the shoemaker’s stocks; i.e. had on a new pair of shoes that were too small for me.

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

Shod All Round * To Shoole

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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
Shop
Shoplifter
Short-heeled Wench
Shot
Shotten Herring
To Shove the Tumbler
Shove In the Mouth
Shovel