/ (ˈbɒxəl) /
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an old worn shoe
a worthless or clumsy person
a useless object
a trout-fisher's term for a perch 2
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Word Origin for bauchle
C18: of unknown origin
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How to use bauchle in a sentence
You expects me to come and save you money and the like of that old bauchle eating up the profits.The Drone|Rutherford Mayne
And ye need nae tell me: it's better than war; which is the next best, however, though generally rather a bauchle of a business.David Balfour, Second Part|Robert Louis Stevenson