/ (ˈbɪlɪˌəʊ) /
like billyo informal (intensifier)snowing like billyo
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“I do believe that the buck stops here, that I cannot rely upon public opinion polls to tell me what is right. I do believe that right makes might and that if I am wrong, 10 angels swearing I was right would make no difference.”
Word Origin for billyo
C19: of unknown origin
Words nearby billyo
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Example sentences from the Web for billyo
She is used to pursuing that fleet and antlered pride of the forest—the stag—and she can go like billyo.
For the wooden fence leading up to the bridge had caught fire, and it was burning like billyo.