bolshie

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

Definition of bolshie

  1. 1 often capitalized :  bolshevik

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

Variants of bolshie

or

bolshy

Origin and Etymology of bolshie

by shortening & alteration


First Known Use: 1918


BOLSHIE Defined for English Language Learners

bolshie

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

Definition of bolshie for English Language Learners

  • : refusing to obey or help


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