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bullyboy

noun bul·ly·boy \ˈb-lē-ˌbi, ˈbə-\

: an aggressive or violent man

Full Definition of BULLYBOY

:  a swaggering bully

Examples of BULLYBOY

  1. political bullyboys who threaten their opponents
  2. <unfortunately, some local bullyboys had made the park their turf, and families avoided it>

First Known Use of BULLYBOY

1909

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