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Spring-ankle Warehouse (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Spring-ankle Warehouse

Newgate, or any other gaol: IRISH.

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

Spree * Squab

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Spunge
Spunk
Spoon Hand
To Spout
Spouting Club
Spouting
Spouted
Spread
Spread Eagle
Spree
Spring-ankle Warehouse
Squab
Square
Square Toes
Squeak
Squeaker
Squeeze Crab
Squeeze Wax
Squelch
Squib
Squint-a-pipes