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bully boynoun [C]

uk   us   informal
a ​rough and ​threatening man, ​especially one ​paid by someone to ​hurt or ​frighten other ​people: [before noun] bully-boy ​tactics
(Definition of bully boy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 流氓, (尤指)打手…
in Chinese (Traditional) 流氓, (尤指)打手…
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