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Meaning of "bockedy" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD BOCKEDY

From Irish Gaelic bacaideach limping.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF BOCKEDY

bockedy  [ˈbɒkədɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BOCKEDY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Bockedy is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES BOCKEDY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of bockedy in the English dictionary

The definition of bockedy in the dictionary is unsteady.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BOCKEDY


Arcady
ˈɑːkədɪ
bastardy
ˈbɑːstədɪ
beardie
ˈbɪədɪ
custody
ˈkʌstədɪ
jeopardy
ˈdʒɛpədɪ
Lombardy
ˈlɒmbədɪ
Mahanadi
məˈhɑːnədɪ
malady
ˈmælədɪ
melody
ˈmɛlədɪ
Monteverdi
ˌmɒntɪˈvɛədɪ
nobody
ˈnəʊbədɪ
parody
ˈpærədɪ
Picardy
ˈpɪkədɪ
rhapsody
ˈræpsədɪ
Saturday
ˈsætədɪ
scaredy
ˈskɛədɪ
somebody
ˈsʌmbədɪ
threnody
ˈθrɛnədɪ
Verdi
ˈvɛədɪ
yesterday
ˈjɛstədɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BOCKEDY

bocaccio
bocage
bocca
Boccaccio
bocce
Boccherini
bocci
boccia
boccie
Boccioni
bocconcini
Boche
Bochum
bock
bock beer
boconcini
bod
boda-boda
bodach
bodacious

WORDS THAT END LIKE BOCKEDY

black comedy
Cape Kennedy
comedy
deedy
dramedy
greedy
Greek tragedy
Kennedy
musical comedy
needy
raggedy
reedy
remedy
romantic comedy
seedy
speedy
tragedy
tragicomedy
tweedy
weedy

Synonyms and antonyms of bockedy in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «bockedy» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BOCKEDY

Find out the translation of bockedy to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of bockedy from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «bockedy» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

bockedy
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

bockedy
570 millions of speakers

English

bockedy
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

bockedy
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

bockedy
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

bockedy
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

bockedy
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

bockedy
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

bockedy
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bockedy
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

bockedy
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

bockedy
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

bockedy
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Bockedy
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

bockedy
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

bockedy
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

बॉकडी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

bockedy
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

bockedy
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

bockedy
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

bockedy
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

bockedy
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

bockedy
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

bockedy
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

bockedy
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

bockedy
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of bockedy

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BOCKEDY»

The term «bockedy» is barely ever used and occupies the 200.359 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BOCKEDY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «bockedy» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «bockedy» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about bockedy

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BOCKEDY»

Discover the use of bockedy in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to bockedy and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Irish Language and Culture
... originally 'an annoying person' but often blaggard used now as a term of endearment for a mischievous person bockedy-arsed an uncomplimentary way of aul' bitch referring to a woman (the word bockedy means 'bent or crooked') cannat a ...
Gerry Coughlan, Martin Hughes, 2007
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The M.D.'s daughter
suppose that a few old woman's signs should deter me." " Look at that now !" exclaimed Larry, forgetting everything in his astonishment at the Earl's speech, " courage ! Is it doubting your lordship's courage I am ? Oh ! thin, where's the bockedy* ...
M.D. (pseud.), 1842
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Ulysses - With 20+ Illustrations, Book Introduction, ...
Poor old bockedy Ben! He's always doing a good turn for someone. Hold hard! He put on his glasses and gazed towards the metal bridge an instant. —There he is, by God, he said, arse and pockets. Ben Dollard's loose blue cutaway and ...
James Joyce
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Ulysses
Poor old bockedy Ben! He's always doing a good turn for someone. Hold hard! Heputon his glasses and gazed towards the metal bridge an instant. —There heis,by God,he said,arse and pockets. Ben Dollard's loose blue cutaway and square ...
James Joyce, 2014
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English Language Word Builder
... PUCKERY* SHEATHY* SILVERY* SNITCHY* SQUINTY* SWITCHY* UNHANDY* BOCKEDY CLOVERY DIARCHY+ FAGGOTY GARGETY ISOGONY+ LOLLOPY MORASSY OVULARY QUIVERY SATRAPY+ STARTSY TINDERY VALLARY ...
Bob Jackman, 2012
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Ulysses Best of Classic Novels
Poor old bockedy Ben! He'salways doing agood turnfor someone. Hold hard! He put on his glasses and gazed towards the metal bridge an in stant. —Thereheis, byGod, he said,arse and pockets. Ben Dollard's loose blue cutaway and square ...
Joyce, James, 2013
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At Swim, Two Boys
God rest you in peace everlasting. God rest you in peace, my dear. In the bedroom, above the bockedy prie-dieu, hung a photograph-portrait of his wife. I'm so so sorry, he told her. Way up Glasthule Road, through Kingstown and its breezy ...
Jamie O'Neill, 2002
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Ulysses
Poor old bockedy Ben! He'salways doing agood turnfor someone. Hold hard! He put on his glasses and gazed towards the metal bridge an in stant. —Thereheis, byGod, he said,arse and pockets. Ben Dollard's loose blue cutaway and square ...
Joyce, James, 2013
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The Best of James Joyce
Poor old bockedy Ben! He's always doingagood turn for someone.Hold hard! He put on his glasses and gazed towards the metal bridge an instant. —There heis, by God,he said,arse and pockets. Ben Dollard's loose blue cutaway and square ...
James Joyce, 2013
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Collection Of Various Famous Authors Volume 2:
... down the quay, a big apple bulging in his neck. I know, Mr Dedalus said, nodding. Poor old bockedy Ben! He's always doing a goodturn forsomeone. Hold hard! Striding past Finn's hotel Cashel Boyle O'Connor Fitzmaurice Tisdall Farrell .
Various Authors, 2012

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BOCKEDY»

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Grub Spy visits WJ Kavanagh's in Dorset Street
The genuine Dublin article is your only man, with its bockedy walls, squeaking floorboards and a coating of nicotine so old it's practically ... «Sunday World, Nov 13»

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