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Whore’s Bird (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Whore’s Bird

A debauched fellow, the largest of all birds. He sings more like a whore’s bird than a canary bird; said of one who has a strong manly voice.

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

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White Tape
White Wool
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Whitewashed
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Whither-go-ye
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Whore’s Curse
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Whore Pipe
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