Definitions

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  • n. A driver or a brassy with a convex face.
  • n. A capacitor with a bulging top.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A driver or a brassy with a convex face.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. That which bulges; in golf, a club with a convex face.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The machine 'bulger' is having some problems with its filesystem and we've taken it down to run an fsck on it.

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  • He played with an aggressive tone, like a Sonny Rollins calypso, but never completely stole the spotlight, instead blending in with the unusual ensemble and an equally individual tune, which felt like a Cuban samba, a Rio choro, and a klezmer bulger all at once.

    Ringing in the American Revolution

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  • Of course we are permitted free speech, but the majority are fed of with their abuse of truth, honor and iintegrity. michael bulger

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  • They must think the American people are blind and dumb to not realize the "south wants to rise again". michael bulger

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  • Number 6 is right. this is pretty much a 'ripped from the headlines' thing about the murder of james bulger by two little boys. they actually labeled the boys 'Child A and Child B'. anyway, it looks good and ill be seeing it when it comes out mos on Jun 6, 2008

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  • I happen to have some bulger in my cupboards and always seem to use it to make tabbouleh.

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  • Cracked wheat is another name, though not entirely accurate - it can also be called bulgur, bulgar, bulger, bulghur or burghal.

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  • He reflected that he was a married man, that he must look very like a fool, that the head of a horse is a silly shape and its eye a bulger; he wondered what the horse thought of him, and whether it really liked being held and patted on the neck or whether it only submitted out of contempt.

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  • "I fear he doesn't know a bulger from a baffy," he added sorrowfully.

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  • In the usage as quoted in the Wall Street Journal example above, "klezmer bulger," the word is misspelled. Please see comments under "Bulgar."

    January 19, 2012