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goolie Line breaks: goolie
Pronunciation: /ˈɡuːli/
(also gooly)

Definition of goolie in English:

noun (plural goolies)

1 (usually goolies) British vulgar slang A testicle.
2Australian /NZ informal A stone or pebble.


1930s (in sense 1): apparently of Indian origin; compare with Hindi golī 'bullet, ball, pill'. sense 2 is possibly from an Aboriginal language of New South Wales.

Words that rhyme with goolie

boule, coulée, duly, Friuli, Hooley, Julie, mooli, newly, puli, schoolie, stoolie, Thule, truly, unruly
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