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Slug (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Slug

A piece of lead of any shape, to be fired from a blunderbuss. To fire a slug; to drink a dram.

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

Slubber De Gullion * Slug-a-bed

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Slice
Slipgibbet
Slippery Chap
Slipslops
Slipslopping
Slop
Slops
Slop Seller
Slouch
Slubber De Gullion
Slug
Slug-a-bed
Sluice Your Gob
Slur
Slush
Slush Bucket
Sly Boots
Smabbled
To Smack
Smacksmooth
Smacking Cove