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Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Definitions for bonce

  1. British Slang. head; skull.

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Citations for bonce
There's ... guys with great big bandages round their heads from being hit with blunt and heavy objects or simply falling over lagging and landing on the bonce. J. J. Connolly, Layer Cake, 2000
Let's face it, Des. Her bonce is going. Martin Amis, Lionel Asbo: State of England, 2012
Origin of bonce
1860-1865
The head or skull sense of bonce perhaps finds its origins in a British term meaning “marble.” It entered English in the 1860s.