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Wise (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Wise

As wise as Waltham’s calf, that ran nine miles to suck a bull.

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

To Wiredraw * Wise Men of Gotham

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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Winter Cricket
Winter’s Day
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Wiper Drawer
To Wiredraw
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Wiseacre’s Hall
Wit
Witches
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Wolf In the Breast
Wolf In the Stomach
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