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Squib (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Squib

A small satirical or political temporary jeu d’esprit, which, like the firework of that denomination, sparkles, bounces, stinks, and vanishes.

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

Squelch * Squint-a-pipes

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

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Square
Square Toes
Squeak
Squeaker
Squeeze Crab
Squeeze Wax
Squelch
Squib
Squint-a-pipes
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Squirish
Squirrel
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To Stag
Staggering Bob
Stall Whimper
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