[bey-lee] /ˈbeɪ li/
the main criminal court of London, England.
the chief court exercising criminal jurisdiction in London; the Central Criminal Court of England
noun 1. .
- Old biddy
noun phrase An old woman, esp an unpleasant one: Talk to the old biddy for me. She likes you [1940s+; ultimately fr biddy, ”chicken, hen,” found by 1601]
- Old bill
noun (Brit, slang) 1. a policeman 2. (functioning as pl) the Old Bill, policemen collectively or in general
- Old bird
noun 1. (jocular) a wary and astute person noun phrase An old man; gaffer, geezer (1853+)