from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A large marble for playing with.
  • noun A game played with such marbles.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A boy's game played with large marbles.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun British slang the human head
  • noun dated A boys' game played with large marbles.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun informal terms for a human head


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