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British Dictionary definitions for bish

bish

noun
  1. British slang a mistake
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Word Origin

C20: of unknown origin
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Historical Examples

  • The Bish never left Henry alone with his ball for an instant.

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    Charles Emmett Van Loan

  • As for the making of the match, the pairing of the players, he would leave that to the Bish.

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    Charles Emmett Van Loan

  • If he wished to use a mashie the Bish would insist on the mid-iron.

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    Charles Emmett Van Loan

  • Over the sea of heads I caught sight of the Bish mounting a table.

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    Charles Emmett Van Loan

  • "Oh, quite," said the Bish, and Henry toddled back to his practise.

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    Charles Emmett Van Loan