There are 2 main definitions of bolo in English:

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bolo 1

Pronunciation: /ˈbəʊləʊ/

noun (plural bolos)

A large single-edged knife used in the Philippines.
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

Origin

Spanish.

Words that rhyme with bolo

criollo, polo, solo, tombolo
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There are 2 main definitions of bolo in English:

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BOLO 2

Entry from US English dictionary

abbreviation

(Typically in police use, referring to a suspected criminal or missing person) be on (the) lookout.
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