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bodgie

[boj-ee] /ˈbɒdʒ i/
noun, Australian.
1.
a juvenile delinquent; youthful troublemaker.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55; perhaps dial. (Yorkshire) bodge clumsy worker (see botch) + -ie; compare bodger inferior, worthless
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British Dictionary definitions for bodgie

bodgie

/ˈbɒdʒɪ/
noun
1.
an unruly or uncouth young man, esp in the 1950s; teddy boy
adjective
2.
inferior; worthless
Word Origin
C20: from bodge
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