Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue, Revised
BEING A DICTIONARY OF PUCKISH SLANG, UNIVERSITY WIT, AND PICKPOCKET ELOQUENCE The aim of this dictionary is to chronicle those phrases too vulgar for common publication. This edition has had certain passages removed due to the extent of their impropriety.
Men who will, for a certain fee, swear to any story before a judge.
A cheat, or a woman's privates
Flirtatious or promiscuous
A modern girl (alternatively an insult and a compliment)
A fool, a liar
A derogatory term for a woman
A poor man
A man kept by a rich woman (increasingly applied to the common-law husbands of female criminals)
A promiscuous man
One given to talking to excess
Gentleman of four outs
without money, without credit, without manners, and without wit
A liar, a habitual deceiver
His brains are in his ballocks
He is a fool
(May) the plague take you!
A harsh curse, considered slightly antiquated. A name or noun can be substituted for 'you,' and the variant "may the plague take the gods" has been around since at least Sabi Jobai, and is often used in response to misfortune.
A university name for the posterior, or for a boorish person
A woman; at times derogatory
A derogatory term for a sex worker
A thief past his prime
A derogatory term for a woman, often implying promiscuity
A ignorant man
A messy person, often of loose morals
A derogatory term for a woman. Increasingly, a dangerous woman, perhaps due to the influence of the Thirty-Nine Wolves
Haha those are some good ones, I'd love to see a quote or example of them being used in your lore!
"That beetle-faced droper! His brains are in his bollocks, I tells ya!" Forgive me, but all of these words and phrases are so fun to play around with; great job!
I like the mix of insults from both the real world and yours. Like Tikal said, I would like to see some of the insults, particularly the new ones, used in a sentence or quote.