Awake (Grose 1811 Dictionary)


Acquainted with, knowing the business. Stow the books, the culls are awake; hide the cards, the fellows know what we intended to do.

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

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