a N Australian tree, Macropteranthes kekwickii, growing in dense thickets
canned or pickled beef. Historical Examples In the Ranks of the C.I.V. Erskine Childers Cupid in Africa P. C. Wren The Red Horizon Patrick MacGill At Suvla Bay John Hargrave With Our Army in Palestine Antony Bluett The Great War As I Saw It Frederick George Scott The Witch Doctor and other Rhodesian Studies Frank […]
a ruffian or hired hoodlum, especially one working for or associated with a political group. noun a ruffian or tough, esp a hired one (as modifier): bullyboy tactics
a position of authority or public visibility, especially a political office, from which one may express one’s views. n.
to bully; harass: to bullyrag fraternity plebs. Historical Examples Miser Farebrother (vol 2 of 3) Benjamin Leopold Farjeon Following the Equator, Complete Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens) Tom Sawyer, Detective Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens) The Slang Dictionary John Camden Hotten End of the Tether Joseph Conrad What’s-His-Name George Barr McCutcheon Step Lively! George Niblo Figures of […]