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Dictionary of Confusable Words
A Dictionary of Idioms for the Deaf
The Devil's Dictionary
The Unabridged Devil's Dictionary.
Dictionaid; dictionary in reverse.
A Pronouncing Dictionary of Shakespearean Proper Names
A rhyming dictionary: answering at the same time the purposes of spelling and pronouncing the English languageÖ
A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary, and Expositor of the English Language: To which Are Prefixed, Principles of English Pronunciation
Sheridan's Pronouncing and Spelling Dictionary: In which Are Ascertained Both the Sound and the Meaning of Every Word in the English Language
The English Parnassus, or A helpe to English poesie: containing a short institution of that art, a collection of all rhyming monosyllables, the choicest epithets and phrases, with some general forms upon all occasions, subjects, and theams, alphabetically digested
Dictionary of Afro-American slang
Boontling: an American Lingo; with a Dictionary of Boontling
A Dictionary of the Non-English Words of the Pennsylvania-German Dialect
A Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English; Colloquialisms and Catch-phrases, Solecisms and Catachreses, Nicknames, Vulgarisms, and Such Americanisms as Have been Naturalized
Vocabulum; or, The Rogue's Lexicon. Comp. from the Most Authentic Sources
A Dictionary of Modern Slang, Cant, and Vulgar Words, Used at the Present Day in the Streets of London; the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge; the Houses of Parliament; the Dens of St. Giles; and the Palaces of St. James
Modern Flash Dictionary, Containing all the Cant Words, Slang Terms, and Flash Phrases, now in Vogue. To which is added, a list of the sixty orders of prime coves Ö
An Apology for the Life of Mr. Bampfylde-Moore Carew, Commonly call'd the King of the Beggars; Being an Impartial Account of his Life, from his Leaving Tiverton School, at the age of fifteen, and entering into a society of gypsies, to the present time ... With his travels twice through great part of America. A particular account of the original, government, language, laws and customs of the gypsies ... And a parallel drawn after the manner of Plutarch, between Mr. Bampfylde-Moore Carew and Mr. Thomas Jones.
Cyber Dictionary: Your Guide to the Wired World
Dictionary of Technical Terms