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Welch Ejectment (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Welch Ejectment

To unroof the house, a method practised by landlords in Wales to eject a bad tenant.

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

Welch Rabbit * To Well

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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Wear A—e
Weasel-faced
Wedding
Wedge
To Weed
Weeping Cross
Welch Comb
Welch Fiddle
Welch Mile
Welch Rabbit
Welch Ejectment
To Well
Well-hung
Westminster Wedding
Wet Parson
Wet Quaker
Whack
Whapper
Wheedle
Wheelband In the Nick
Whelp