Definition of bloke in English:


Line breaks: bloke
Pronunciation: /bləʊk


British informal
  • A man: he’s a nice bloke
    More example sentences
    • Most of the nicer blokes were chosen by two or three women, so this was at least a vindication of my particular views on how to treat people.
    • They are both nice blokes and it should be a good year (if I can find places to store all my stuff).
    • Nice blokes, and we ended up leaving the control at the same time and riding as a group.
    man, boy, male, individual, body
    informal chap, fellow, geezer, lad, fella, punter, character, customer, sort, bod
    North American informal guy, dude, hombre
    British informal , • dated cove


mid 19th century: from Shelta.

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