Get your own copy of this book on Amazon

Thames (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Thames

He will not find out a way to set the Thames on fire; he will not make any wonderful discoveries, he is no conjuror.

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

Tetbury Portion * Thatch-gallows

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Temple Pickling
Ten Toes
Ten In the Hundred
Tenant At Will
Tenant For Life
Tender Parnell
Termagant
Terra Firma
Tester
Tetbury Portion
Thames
Thatch-gallows
Thick
Thief
Thief In a Candle
Thief Takers
Thimble
Thingstable
Thingumbob
Thirding
Thirteener