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bloke Line breaks: bloke
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.

Words that rhyme with bloke

awoke, bespoke, broke, choke, cloak, Coke, convoke, croak, evoke, folk, invoke, joke, Koch, moke, oak, okey-doke, poke, provoke, revoke, roque, smoke, soak, soke, spoke, stoke, stony-broke (US stone-broke), stroke, toke, toque, woke, yoke, yolk

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