Bullirag
Bullirag Bul"li*rag, v. t. [Cf. bully,n. & v., and rag to scold, rail. Cf. {Ballarag}.] To intimidate by bullying; to rally contemptuously; to badger. [Low] [1913 Webster]

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  • Ballarag — Bal la*rag (b[a^]l l[.a]*r[a^]g), v. t. [Corrupted fr. bullirag.] To bully; to threaten. [Low] T. Warton. Syn: bullirag; bullyrag. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ballyrag — allyrag v. to be bossy towards; same as {bullyrag}. Syn: strong arm, bully, browbeat, bullyrag, bullirag, ballarag, boss around, hector, push around. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bullyrag — bul ly*rag (b[.u]l l[i^]*r[a^]g), v. t. Same as {Bullirag}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bul|ly|rag — «BUL ee RAG», transitive verb, ragged, rag|ging. Informal. 1. to attack with abusive language; bully; abuse. 2. = tease. (Cf. ↑tease) Also, ballyrag …   Useful english dictionary

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