- 1 (plural bolos) A large single-edged knife used in the Philippines.More example sentences
- More sinister still, a timekeeper was attacked with bolos, the machete-like knife carried by most men in rural areas.
- The Filipino troops, armed with old rifles and bolos and carrying magical charms, were no match for American troops in open combat, but they were formidable opponents in guerrilla warfare
- 2 variant of bola.
- 3 short for bolo tie.
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