Get your own copy of this book on Amazon

Turk (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Turk

A cruel, hard-hearted man. Turkish treatment; barbarous usage. Turkish shore; Lambeth, Southwark, and Rotherhithe side of the Thames.

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

Turf * Turkey Merchant

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Tub Thumper
Tucked Up
Tuft Hunter
Tumbler
To Tune
To Tup
Tup
Tup Running
T—d
Turf
Turk
Turkey Merchant
Turncoat
Turned Up
Turnip-pated
Turnpike Man
Tuzzy-muzzy
Twaddle
Twangey
Tweague
To Tweak