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Swipes (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Swipes

Purser’s swipes; small beer: so termed on board the king’s ships, where it is furnished by the purser.

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

Swindler * Swish Tail

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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Swigmen
To Swill
Swill Tub
Swimmer
Swimmer-1
To Swing
Swing Tail
To Swinge
Swinging
Swindler
Swipes
Swish Tail
To Swive
Swivel-eyed
Swizzle
Sword Racket
Swop
Syebuck
Syntax