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Shoulder Sham (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Shoulder Sham

A partner to a file. See File.

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.

Shoulder Clapper * Shred

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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

Shop
Shoplifter
Short-heeled Wench
Shot
Shotten Herring
To Shove the Tumbler
Shove In the Mouth
Shovel
Shoulder Feast
Shoulder Clapper
Shoulder Sham
Shred
Shrimp
To Shuffle
Shy Cock
Sice
Sick As a Horse
Side Pocket
Sidledywry
Sign of a House To Let
Sign of The