bobby dazzler


noun British and Australian Slang.

a person or thing that is outstanding or excellent.

Nearby words

  1. bobble hat,
  2. bobblehead,
  3. bobbsey twins,
  4. bobby,
  5. bobby calf,
  6. bobby pin,
  7. bobby socks,
  8. bobby sox,
  9. bobby-dazzler,
  10. bobbysoxer

Origin of bobby dazzler

First recorded in 1865–70; apparently generic use of Bobby

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British Dictionary definitions for bobby-dazzler

bobby-dazzler

noun

dialect anything outstanding, striking, or showy, esp an attractive girl

Word Origin for bobby-dazzler

C19: expanded form of dazzler something striking or attractive

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