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bolshie

noun or adjective bol·shie \ˈbōl-shē, ˈbȯl-, ˈbäl-\

Simple Definition of bolshie

  • : refusing to obey or help

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of bolshie

  1. 1 often capitalized :  bolshevik

  2. 2 British :  refusing to obey or help :  defiant and uncooperative

Variants of bolshie

or bolshy play \ˈbōl-shē, ˈbȯl-, ˈbäl-\

Origin of bolshie

by shortening & alteration


First Known Use: 1918


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