Definition of Bully. Meaning of Bully. Synonyms of Bully

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Definition of Bully

Bully
Bully Bul"ly, n., Bully beef Bul"ly beef` [F. bouilli boiled meat, fr. bouillir to boil. See Boil, v. The word bouilli was formerly commonly used on the labels of canned beef.] Pickled or canned beef.
Bully
Bully Bul"ly, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bullied; p. pr. & vb. n. Bullying.] To intimidate with threats and by an overbearing, swaggering demeanor; to act the part of a bully toward. For the last fortnight there have been prodigious shoals of volunteers gone over to bully the French, upon hearing the peace was just signing. --Tatler. Syn: To bluster; swagger; hector; domineer.
Bully
Bully Bul"ly, v. i. To act as a bully.
Bully
Bully Bul"ly, n.; pl. Bullies. [Cf. LG. bullerjaan, bullerb["a]k, bullerbrook, a blusterer, D. bulderaar a bluster, bulderen to bluster; prob. of imitative origin; or cf. MHG. buole lover, G. buhle.] 1. A noisy, blustering fellow, more insolent than courageous; one who is threatening and quarrelsome; an insolent, tyrannical fellow. Bullies seldom execute the threats they deal in. --Palmerston. 2. A brisk, dashing fellow. [Slang Obs.] --Shak.
Bully
Bully Bul"ly, a. 1. Jovial and blustering; dashing. [Slang] ``Bless thee, bully doctor.' --Shak. 2. Fine; excellent; as, a bully horse. [Slang, U.S.]

Meaning of Bully from wikipedia

- perception (by the bully or by others) of an imbalance of physical or social power. This imbalance distinguishes bullying from conflict. Bullying is a subcategory...
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- School Bullying is a type of bullying, that occurs in any educational setting. For an act to be considered bullying it must meet certain criteria. This...
- Bully is a 2001 American psychological crime drama film directed by Larry Clark, and starring Brad Renfro, Bijou Phillips, Rachel Miner, Michael Pitt...
- show host, currently signed to Ring of Honor (ROH) under the ring name Bully Ray. He is best known for his tenure with WWE, where he performed under...
- A bully pulpit is a con****uous position that provides an opportunity to speak out and be listened to. This term was coined by United States President...
- A bully is someone responsible for bullying, a form of aggressive behavior manifested by the use of force or coercion against others. Bully may also refer...
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