bowsie

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bowsie

(ˈbaʊziː) or

bowsey

n
1. a low-class mean or obstreperous person
2. a drunkard
[of unknown origin]
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The controversial bishop put the curse on Gay last March after the veteran broadcaster let outrageous rock band The Hairy Bowsies mock the Pope.
I read we were supposed to be going to Sunderland alright, but Roy Keane told them there was too many bowsies in the Laois team," laughed Fennelly.