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Pronunciation: /bləʊk

Definition of bloke in English:


British informal
A man: he’s a nice bloke
More example sentences
  • But we are convinced and satisfied that our blokes did a great job.
  • I didn't envy the poor bloke who spent most of the day in the loft—it's been boiling!
  • The poor bloke behind the counter struggled with his keyboard, tapping away for at least a minute before giving up.
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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