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Unfortunate Women (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Unfortunate Women

Prostitutes: so termed by the virtuous and compassionate of their own sex.

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

Unfortunate Gentlemen * Ungrateful Man

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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