Abbess, or Lady Abbess: a bawd,
or mistress of a brothel.
A forward girl, ready to oblige every man that shall ask
Aunt: Mine aunt; a bawd or procuress;
a title of eminence for the senior dells. See DELLS.
Balcum Rancum: a hop or dance,
where the women are all prostitutes.
Bat: A low whore: so called
from moving out like bats in the dusk of evening.
Biter: A wench whose quim is
ready to bite her arse: a lascivious, rampant wench.
Blowen: A mistress or whore
of a gentleman of the scamp. "The blowen kidded the
swell into a snoozing ken, and shook him of his dummee and
thimble." transl: the girl inveigled the gentleman
into a brothel and robbed him of his pocket book and watch.
Bunter: A low dirty prostitute,
half whore and half beggar.
Buttock: a whore.
Buttock Broker: A bawd, or a
Buttock and File: A common whore
and a pickpocket.
Buttock and Twang, or Down Buttock
and Sham-File: A common whore but no pickpocket.
Cat: Common Prostitute
Cattle: Whores or gypsies.
Coffee House: A necessary house.
To make a coffee house of a woman's quim; to go in and out
and spend nothing.
Commodity: A woman's commodity:
the private parts of a modest woman, and the public parts
of a prostitute.
Convenient: A Mistress.
Covent Garden Nun: A Prostitute.
Covey: a collection of whores.
"What a find covey hereis, if the devil would but throw
Crack: A Whore.
Crinkum Crankum: A woman's commoditiy.
See SPECTATOR (Which they have failed to make an entry for.
Use your imagination, kids.)
Curtizan [sic]: A Prostitute.
Custom House Goods: The stock
in trade of a prostitute, because fairly entered.
Cyprian: A Prostitute.
Dells: Young buxom wenches,
ripe and prone to venery, but who have not lost their virginity,
which the "upright" man claims by virtue of his
perogative: After which they become free for any of the
fraternity. Also a common strumpet.
Demimondaine: a kept woman;
Dishclout: A dirty, greasy woman.
Doxies: She-beggars, wenches,
Drap: A nasty sluttish whore.
Drury Lane Vestal: A woman of
the town, or a Prostitute.
Easy Virtue: An impure woman;
Fen: A bawd or common prostitute.
Fusty Luggs: A beastly, sluttish
Hedgewhore: An itinerent harlot
who bilks the bagnios and bawdyhouses by disposing of her
favours on the wayside under a hedge. A low, beggerly prostitute.
Hoyden: A romping girl. See
Laced Mutton: See WHORE.
Madame Ran: A Whore.
Miss: A kept mistress. A Harlot.
Mob, or Mab: A Wench or a Harlot.
Monosyllable: A woman's commodity.
Moon-Eyed Hen: A squinting whore.
Mother: A bawd.
Mrs. Warren: see WHORE
Public Ledger: A prostitute,
because like that paper, she is open to all parties.
Queer Mort: A diseased strumpet.
Rantipole: A rude romping boy
or girl; also a gadabout, dissipated woman. To ride rantipole;
the same as riding St. George. See RIDING St. GEORGE. Also
Receiver General: A Prostitute.
Relish: Carnal connexion with
Riding St. George: The Woman
uppermost in the amourous congress, that is, the dragon
upon St. George. This is said to be the way to get a bishop.
Roger: To bull or lie with a
woman; from the name of Roger being frequently given to
Romp: A forward wanton girl;
a tomrig. See HOYDEN.
Scab: A worthless man or woman.
Also see WHORE.
Scotch Warming Pan: A Wench;
also a Fart.
To Screw: To copulate. A Female
Screw: A common Prostitute.
Slattern: A woman sluttishly
negligent in her dress.
Slut: A lewd or dissolute woman;
Strumpet: A harlot.
Tart: pie, pastry, turnover,
puff, Danish Pastry, French Pastry, Patisserie; Quiche,
strudel, baklava, blintz, éclaire. Also a saucy whore.
Tomboy: A romping girl, who
prefers the amusements used by boys to those of her own
Town: A woman of the town: a
Trapes: A slatternly woman,
a careless sluttish woman.
Trollop: An unkempt, slovenly,
Trull: A ghostly monster, boor,
lout, blockhead. A prostitute or mistress.
Trumpery: An old whore; or goods
of no value.
Unfortunate Women: Prostitutes:
so termed by the virtuous and compassionate of their own
Wasp: An infected prostitute,
who like a wasp carries a sting in her tail.
Well-hung: "The blowen
was nutts upon the kiddey because he is well-hung."
i.e.; the girl is pleased with the youth because his genitals
like they'd actually make an entry for this one, go figure