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Whipper-snapper (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Whipper-snapper

A diminutive fellow.

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.

Whip-belly Vengeance * Whipshire

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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

Whiddler
Whiffles
Whifflers
Whimper
To Whine
Whinyard
To Whip the Cock
Whip Jacks
To Whip Off
Whip-belly Vengeance
Whipper-snapper
Whipshire
Whipster
Whipt Syllabub
Whirlygigs
Whisker
Whisker Splitter
Whiskin
Whisky
Whistle
Whistling Shop