noun (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
Entry from US English dictionary
More definitions of boloDefinition of BOLO in:
- The US English dictionary