beezer

/ (ˈbiːzə) slang /

noun

British old-fashioned a person or chap
British old-fashioned the nose
Scot an extreme example of its kind

adjective

British old-fashioned excellent; most attractive

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Word Origin for beezer

C20: of uncertain origin
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Example sentences from the Web for beezer

  • He recked nothing of his bunged optic and the claret that flowed from his beezer.

    The Story of Louie|Oliver Onions
  • They also suggested that he beat Peter's ears off, flatten his beezer and knock all his teeth down his throat.

    Plowing On Sunday|Sterling North
  • He didn't sky the wiper when his beezer was bleeding, anyway!

    The Story of Louie|Oliver Onions
  • As she clung (as it were) to the ropes, Louie let her have it (so to speak) on the beezer.

    The Story of Louie|Oliver Onions