- an umbrella.
Origin of brolly
Related Words for brollyshade, canopy, sunshade, brolly, gamp, shelter, screen, guard, parasol, bumbershoot, protect
Examples from the Web for brolly
Historical Examples of brolly
An' I nearly broke Beetle's brolly plantin' her where she would blossom!Stalky & Co.
Parties are wonderful partial to prodding with brolly or walking-stick, ah yes, and rifles.
- an informal Brit name for umbrella (def. 1)
British slang, "umbrella," by 1866, a clipped and shortened form of umbrella.