blokeish

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blokeish

(ˈbləʊkɪʃ) or

blokish

adj
informal sometimes derogatory denoting or exhibiting the characteristics believed typical of an ordinary man: blokeish nudges and winks. Also: blokey
ˈblokeishness, ˈblokishness n
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In a classic case of blokish wedding weakness he "shrugged his shoulders and asked me to try to do it, because it meant a lot to her".
That's how closely we were meant to work together: a single, incipiently (and in my case rather unconvincingly) blokish unit.
This Is the End is particularly uncomfortable viewing in that women are wholly restricted to being sexual objects, as seen through the eyes of our blokish protagonists.
When I was at university, I had a sort of fear about going to the gym and that kind of blokish environment, which was rooted in a feeling of total inadequacy, which is what fear is.
My Life as a Hooker is littered with blokish anecdotes - a favourite is the full-back who turned up to play for the fourth XV having told his wife he was popping out for potatoes.
You really have to play the part as a very blokish bloke in a dress.
The image recalls Ruth, the lone female amid the rapacious, blokish landscape of Pinter's play, The Homecoming.
As with his television appearances, his theatrical presence is blokish and confident.
This may suggest that the book is written in the manner of a 'Bluffer's Guide', or 'Horrible History', but it is much more serious than that, and, for all its occasional comically blokish tone, it conveys a great deal of information, all of it submitted to a fresh critical scrutiny.
Unfortunately, however, there are a few too many implausible coincidences, while the dialogue between the three buddies is sometimes strung out too long, their smirking, blokish humor becoming annoying.