Definitions

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  • n. Alternative form of bully boy.

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Examples

  • If empty-headed bully-boy Cameron represents the British cultural attributes we should be aspiring to integrate ourselves into, God of whatever creed help us all!

    Multiculturalism: Mr Cameron's crude caricature solves no problems | Observer editorial

  • But speaking from the scene of the vote Karpov's supporters this afternoon described the ballot as a "farce", and said Ilyumzhinov had used "intimidation, bully-boy tactics" and even "blatant corruption" to steamroller his way to victory.

    Chess world shocked as Karpov fails to capture top job

  • In the Bush administration, "we had this bully-boy rhetoric, gunslinger walking down the street approach," Eaton says.

    Who is Obama? Pragmatism makes him tough to define

  • What the UN and the West are doing is the colonial thing of merely resorting to bully-boy tactics, Neither would attempt to pass judgement let alone threaten to intervene using military force, in any election held in the Russian Federation or attempt to invade China because it does not have democractic government.

    Ivory Coast's descent into madness

  • The King's Speech on the surface could be seen as almost subversive; the odious characters believe in rank and grandeur, whether it be their sneer at Australian Lionel Logue's audition for a Shakespeare play, or the contemptible bully-boy tactics which Cameron recently showed in Parliament of Prince Edward toward his brother.

    John Johnston: The Royal Wedding and the British Relationship With Class

  • Cohn center, who Paul called “fascist bully-boy types,” with McCarthy during a subcommittee hearing in 1953.

    A Covert Affair

  • The damage that his unthinking, sadistic, fuck-the-world, bully-boy policy on torture has done to the U. S.'s stature around the world is like a malignant cancer deep in the gut of how we will go on as a world leader — sickening and weakening us from within but leaving us able for a time to stomp about a bit before it metastasizes and leaves us politically bedridden.

    Look 'Pon The Devil's Brow...An Impossibility...

  • The kind of America the world wants is not the unilateralist America, not the America who leads by being a bully-boy.

    The African in Him

  • "It is a person behaving in an unnecessary, bully-boy way."

    British Airways set for strike talks and court challenge

  • There is the Bridezilla's furious blast of solipsistic entitlement; the boozy pettiness of Real Housewives everywhere; the bully-boy bellowing of celebrity chefs and dysfunctional-family-business bosses; the jilted scorn of lovers dismayed that their made-for-TV beaus aren't reliable.

    Where Is the Outrage?

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