Get your own copy of this book on Amazon

To Sing Small (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

To Sing Small

To be humbled, confounded, or abashed, to have little or nothing to say for one’s-self.

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

To Sing * Single Peeper

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Silent Flute
Silk Snatchers
Silver Laced
Simeonites
Simkin
Simon
To Simper
Simpleton
Simples
To Sing
To Sing Small
Single Peeper
Singleton
Singleton-1
Sir John
Sir John Barleycorn
Sir Loin
Sir Reverence
Sir Timothy
Sitting Breeches
Six and Eight-pence