to do (something) badly; bungle (often followed by up):
His interference bollixed up the whole deal.
a confused bungle.
the motion-picture industry of India, based in Bombay. Contemporary Examples ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ Winner Ricky Ubeda Is Adorable, and Tired Kevin Fallon September 3, 2014 Changing Western Beauty Ideals: Nina Davuluri and Julie Chen Soraya Roberts September 24, 2013 Our Friend Iran? Leslie H. Gelb June 8, 2009 A Mathematically Impossible Novel: […]
a large, heavy, single-edged knife or machete for hacking, used in the Philippines and by the U.S. Army. a soldier who does not meet the minimum standards of marksmanship. to fail to meet the minimum standards of marksmanship. bolo tie. Contemporary Examples Paul Kevin Curtis and J. Everett Dutschke: Epic Feud and Ricin Letters Winston […]
a large seasoned sausage made of finely ground meat, usually beef and pork, that has been cooked and smoked. Giovanni da [jee-uh-vah-nee duh;; Italian jaw-vahn-nee dah] /ˌdʒi əˈvɑ ni də;; Italian dʒɔˈvɑn ni dɑ/ (Show IPA), (Jean de Boulogne; Giambologna) c1525–1608, Italian sculptor, born in France. a city in N Italy. Contemporary Examples Italian Transgender […]