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To Clip (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

To Clip

To hug or embrace: to clip and cling. To clip the coin; to diminish the current coin. To clip the king’s English; to be unable to speak plain through drunkenness.

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

Clinkers * Cloak Twitchers

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Clerked
Cleymes
Click
To Click
Clicker
Clicket
Climb
Clinch
Clink
Clinkers
To Clip
Cloak Twitchers
Clod Hopper
Clod Pate
Clod Pole
Close
Close-fisted
Closh
Cloth Market
Cloud
Cloven