- smelling like bilge water.
Origin of bilgy
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Examples from the Web for bilgy
Robert Louis arrived "bilgy," as he expressed it, but alive.Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Vol. 13
Such a bilgy name, too—Clairloch—like a fellah with phlegm in his throat, wot?The Whirligig of Time
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