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bloke

 (blōk)
n. Chiefly British Slang
A fellow; a man.

[Origin unknown.]
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bloke

(bləʊk)
n
Brit and Austral an informal word for man
[C19: from Shelta]
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bloke

(bloʊk)

n. Chiefly Brit.
man; fellow; guy.
[1850–55; orig. uncertain]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bloke - a boy or manbloke - a boy or man; "that chap is your host"; "there's a fellow at the door"; "he's a likable cuss"; "he's a good bloke"
male person, male - a person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies
dog - informal term for a man; "you lucky dog"
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bloke

noun (Informal) man, person, individual, customer (informal), character (informal), guy (informal), fellow, punter (informal), chap, boy, bod (informal) He is a really nice bloke.
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Translations
chlápek
fyr
heppu
momak
녀석
kille
ผู้ชาย

bloke

[bləʊk] N (Brit) (= man) → tipo m, tío m (Sp) ; (= boyfriend) → amigo m
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bloke

[ˈbləʊk] n (British)type m
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bloke

n (Brit inf) → Kerl m (inf), → Typ m (inf)
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bloke

[bləʊk] n (Brit) (fam) → tipo, tizio
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

bloke

رَجُل chlápek fyr Kerl τύπος tío, tipo heppu mec momak tizio 녀석 kerel fyr facet sujeito парень kille ผู้ชาย herif 小子
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References in classic literature ?
"Dat bloke was a dandy," said Pete, in conclusion, "but he hadn' oughta made no trouble.
One cannot blame the policeman on duty in Leicester Square for remarking to a cabman as she passed that he envied the bloke that that was going to meet.
Bill Dawlish was this fortunate bloke, but, from the look of him as he caught sight of her, one would have said that he did not appreciate his luck.
"'Some bloke's dropped 'em down the shaft,' he whispered, awed by the circumstance.
I'll take half an' they can divide the other half--you an' whoever the other bloke is.
There's a bloke here behind taking down every blessed word you're saying.
I quite understood their drift, and after a stiff glass of strong grog, or rather more of the same, and with each a sovereign in hand, they made light of the attack, and swore that they would encounter a worse madman any day for the pleasure of meeting so `bloomin' good a bloke' as your correspondent.
A formerly unfit Scottish 'old bloke' has written a physical training manual aimed at middle-aged men, describing how he went from doing his initial run in the dark to avoid being seen to running almost 35 kilometres a week.
FOR a moment, it was as though the Old Trafford throng had forgotten who the bloke at the other end was.
"We'll be able to carry one big bloke, whether we'll be able to carry Pauli Pauli, Keegan Hirst and David Fifita at the same time, we'll have to have a look at that as the season goes on.
Synopsis: "The Bloke's Guide To Brilliant Cooking: And How to Impress Women" and how to impress women is a humorous do it yourself guide to two of the most important things in any man's life, the love of great food and impressing women.
"This bloke was irate and was hurling abuse at Bruce.