to bully; harass:
to bullyrag fraternity plebs.
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verb -rags, -ragging, -ragged
(transitive) to bully, esp by means of cruel practical jokes Also ballyrag
any of various tropical American trees, as Manilkara bidentata, of the sapodilla family, that yield the gum balata.
bully up Historical Examples The Putnam Hall Rebellion Arthur M. Winfield
noun a method by which a game is restarted after a stoppage. Two opposing players stand with the ball between them and alternately strike their sticks together and against the ground three times before trying to hit the ball verb (intransitive, adverb) to restart play after a stoppage with a bully-off Historical Examples A Popular […]
to bully; harass: to bullyrag fraternity plebs. Historical Examples The Crime of the Century Henry M. Hunt How to Write Letters (Formerly The Book of Letters) Mary Owens Crowther The Dreadnought of the Air Percy F. Westerman Harper’s New Monthly Magazine, Vol. 3, July, 1851 Various Suspended Judgments John Cowper Powys Glimpses into the Abyss […]