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- adj. Containing, or resembling, bilge.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having the smell of bilge water.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Having the properties (as the smell, etc.) of bilge-water.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. smelling like bilge water
Robert Louis arrived "bilgy," as he expressed it, but alive.
While I missed the maple trees and privet hedges and the bilgy smell of low tide, they enthusiastically showed me around.