Con la garantía de Vox y Laurosse Vox Larousse
Sólo te quedan 4 consultas gratuitas
Lengua inglesa
imprimir

No se ha encontrado la palabra exacta. Esto es lo más aproximado:

bully1
noun (bullies ) a person who hurts, frightens or torments weaker or smaller people.
verb (bullies , bullied , bullying )
1 to act like a bully towards someone; to threaten or persecute them.
2 (usu bully someone into something) to force them to do something they do not want to do.
adjective , interjection , dated colloq excellent; very good.
[16c, originally meaning -sweetheart-, but by the 18c -ruffian- or bully boy: from Dutch boele lover]
bullying noun .
bully for you! colloq, now usually ironic good for you! well done!


bully2 or bully beef
noun especially in the armed services: corned beef; tinned or pickled beef.
[18c: from French bouilli boiled beef]


bully3
verb (bullies , bullied , bullying ) intr (usu bully off) hockey to begin or restart a game by performing a bully or bully-off, a move involving hitting one's stick three times against an opponent's before going for the ball.
[19c]


bully boy
noun (bully boys ) colloq a rough aggressive person hired to bully and threaten people.
as adjective (bully-boy) bully-boy tactics .
[17c]


© Hodder Education
Top

Zona Premium

Información para Empresas y Universidades¡Hazte usuario Premium!
Diccionario MédicoDiccionario EnciclopédicoDiccionario Visual
Top

Comunidad D.com

Únete a nosotros en FACEBOOK Síguenos
Conoce nuestras WEBS
  • Larousse
    La información más completa sobre todas las obras Larousse.
  • Vox
    Toda la información acerca de los diccionarios y otros libros de Vox.
  • Diccionariosescolares.com Diccionarios adaptados a la edad escolar.

Enlaces patrocinados

Quiénes somos | Ayuda | Seguridad | Privacidad | Condiciones
© 2019 Larousse Editorial, SL