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bally

[bal-ee] /ˈbæl i/
adjective, adverb, British Slang.
1.
damned (euphemism for bloody).
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; by alteration

Bally

[bah-lee] /ˈbɑ li/
noun
1.
a city in SW West Bengal, in E India, NW of Calcutta.
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British Dictionary definitions for bally

bally1

/ˈbælɪ/
adjective, adverb
1.
(Brit, slang) a euphemism for bloody (sense 6)

bally2

/ˈbælɪ/
noun
1.
(Northern English, dialect) a thumb
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Word Origin and History for bally
adj.

1885, British English, slang euphemism for bloody.

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Slang definitions & phrases for bally

bally

n,v

ballyhoo


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