Words at Play : Top 10 Rare & Amusing Insults, Vol. 2

#9: Pilgarlic

Definition:

a man looked upon with humorous contempt or mock pity

About the Word:

Originally pilled garlic (pilled means "peeled"), pilgarlic refers to "a bald head" or "a bald-headed man," which it resembles. The mocking or humorous aspect followed.

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