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Wash (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Wash

Paint for the face, or cosmetic water. Hog-wash; thick and bad beer.

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

See also the definition in Nathan Bailey's 1736 dictionary of canting and thieving slang.

Warren * Wasp

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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

Walking the Plank
Walking Up Against the Wall
Wall
To Wap
Wapper-eyed
Ware
Ware Hawk
Warm
Warming-pan
Warren
Wash
Wasp
Waspish
Waste
Watch
Water-mill
Water Sneaksman
Water
Water Bewitched
Waterpad
Watery-headed