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Tag-rag and Bobtail (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Tag-rag and Bobtail

An expression meaning an assemblage of low people, the mobility of all sorts. To tag after one like a tantony pig: to follow one wherever one goes, just as St. Anthony is followed by his pig.

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

Taffy * Tail

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Tabby
Tace
Tackle
Taffy
Tag-rag and Bobtail
Tail
Taken In
Tale Tellers
Tall Boy
Tally Men
Tallywags
Tame
Tandem
Tangier
Tanner