bally


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bally

(ˈbælɪ)
adj, adv
slang Brit a euphemism for bloody6

bally

(ˈbælɪ)
n
(Anatomy) dialect Northern English a thumb
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.bally - informal intensifiersbally - informal intensifiers; "what a bally (or blinking) nuisance"; "a bloody fool"; "a crashing bore"; "you flaming idiot"
unmitigated - not diminished or moderated in intensity or severity; sometimes used as an intensifier; "unmitigated suffering"; "an unmitigated horror"; "an unmitigated lie"
Translations

bally

[ˈbælɪ] ADJ (Brit) → puñetero

bally

adj (dated Brit inf) → verflixt (inf)
References in classic literature ?
In a continuous line from that peninsula stretch the long islands of Sumatra, Java, Bally, and Timor; which, with many others, form a vast mole, or rampart, lengthwise connecting Asia with Australia, and dividing the long unbroken Indian ocean from the thickly studded oriental archipelagoes.
It'll be more bally corpse than bride, though, this journey.
Miss 'Enderson,' he has said, 'I have for you the bally good news.
Miss 'Enderson,' he has said, 'I have once more the bally good news.
Per'aps,' Captain Bassett has said--and still more in a dream I 'ear him--'per'aps on the 'at-box there is some bally name or other, do you not know--what?
If it's any of my business, how the devil did you ever get into that bally jungle?
If you ask me, I call the whole thing bally foolishness.
I wish we could understand their bally language," exclaimed Smith-Oldwick.
There's a hole in her you could drive a bally cow through, sir.
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said Thursday that it will acquire competitor Bally Entertainment Corp.
Near bankruptcy, gaming giant Bally Entertainment took a chance in 1990 and tapped as CEO Arthur Goldberg, a greenmail specialist with a history of making a quick buck and moving on.