bullyrook

bullyrook
noun also bullyrock \\ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷\
Etymology: bullyrook from bully (I) + rook (cheat, simpleton); bullyrock by folk etymology from bullyrook
archaic : bully 1b, 3a

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  • Bullyrook — Bul ly*rook (b[.u]l l[i^]*r[oo^]k ), n. A bully. [Slang Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bullyrock — noun see bullyrook …   Useful english dictionary

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