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Slippery Chap (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Slippery Chap

One on whom there can be no dependance, a shuffling fellow.

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

Slipgibbet * Slipslops

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Slat
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Slater’s Pan
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Sleepy
Sleeveless Errand
Slice
Slipgibbet
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Slipslops
Slipslopping
Slop
Slops
Slop Seller
Slouch
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