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noun (pl) -lies
(usually pl) (slang) a testicle
(Austral, slang) a stone or pebble
Usage note
This word was formerly considered to be taboo, and it was labelled as such in previous editions of Collins English Dictionary. However, it has now become acceptable in speech, although some older or more conservative people may object to its use
Word Origin
from Hindustani goli a ball, bullet
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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