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Lexicon Balatronicum. A dictionary of Buckish slang, University wit, and Pick Pocket eloquence. ... Altered and enlarged ... by a member of the Whip Club (1823)
by Francis Grose, Pierce Egan
Two pickpockets; the bulk jostles the party to be robbed, and the file does the business. ' BULKER. One who lodges all night on a bulk or projection before old-fashioned shop windows. BULKIE.
A Classical Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue (1788)
by Francis Grose
Two pickpockets; the bulk jostles the party to be robbed, and the ...
A Dictionary of Slang, Jargon & Cant Embracing English, American, and Anglo-Indian Slang, Pidgin English, Gypsies' Jargon and Other Irregular Phraseology (1897)
by Albert Barrère, Charles Godfrey Leland
The bulk jostles the victim against the file, who robs ...
Lexicon Balatronicum (1811)
A Dictionary of Buckish Slang, University Wit, and Pickpocket Eloquence by Francis Grose
Two pickpockets; the bulk jostles the party to be robbed, and the file does the business. Bulker. One who lodges all night on a bulk or projection before old- fashioned shop windows. Bull. An Exchange Alley term for one who buys stock on ...
Encyclopaedia of Higher Education: Convocation address (2005)
by Suresh Kant Sharma
Nevertheless, it is a fact that you have emerged from a period of life during which you have lived in a kind of cloistered seculsion, away from the acerbities and the rough jostles of competing groups and the bitterness of unemployment and the ...
Encyclopedia of Men and Masculinities (2007)
by Michael Flood, Judith Kegan Gardiner, Bob Pease, Keith Pringle
Yet the Wildean dandy jostles with other popular versions ofthe figure ('Jim Dandy') that bodyforth flamboyant heterosexuality. This ambiguityhas ledsome criticsto arguethatthe dandyisboth fundamentally 'queer'andan emblemofthe ...
Vocabulum, Or, the Rogue's Lexicon (2005)
Compiled from the Most Authentic Sources
Shop-lifters ; two pickpockets operating together — the "bulk" jostles the party that is to be robbed, and the " file" steals the treaBUMMER. A sponger. BUMY-JUICE. Porter or beer. BUN. A fellow that THE ROGUE'S LEXICON.
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Scrabble value of J8O1S1T1L1E1S1
The value of this 7-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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