Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


bully up
Historical Examples

The Putnam Hall Rebellion Arthur M. Winfield


Read Also:

  • Bully-off

    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 […]

  • Bully-ragging

    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 […]

  • Bullycide

    noun the act or an instance of killing oneself intentionally as a result of bullying

  • Bullying

    a blustering, quarrelsome, overbearing person who habitually badgers and intimidates smaller or weaker people. Archaic. a man hired to do violence. Obsolete. a pimp; procurer. Obsolete. good friend; good fellow. Obsolete. sweetheart; darling. to act the bully toward; intimidate; domineer. to be loudly arrogant and overbearing. Informal. fine; excellent; very good. dashing; jovial; high-spirited. Informal. […]

Disclaimer: Bully-up definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.