doolie

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[ doo-lee ]
/ ˈdu li /
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noun Slang.

a first-year cadet in the U.S. Air Force Academy.

Nearby words

  1. doohickey,
  2. dook,
  3. dooket,
  4. doolally,
  5. doolan,
  6. doolittle,
  7. doolittle, hilda,
  8. doolittle, james harold,
  9. dooly,
  10. doom

Origin of doolie

1
origin uncertain

doolie

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[ doo-lee ]
/ ˈdu li /

noun

dooly

or doo·lie, dhoo·ly

[ doo-lee ]
/ ˈdu li /

noun, plural doo·lies.

(in India) a simple litter, often used to transport sick or wounded persons.

Origin of dooly

First recorded in 1615–25, dooly is from the Hindi word ḍōlī litter

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