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Noun: bolshie  ból-shee
Usage: Brit, informal
  1. An emotionally charged term used to refer to extreme radicals or revolutionaries
    - Bolshevik, Marxist, red, bolshy [Brit, informal]
Adjective: bolshie (bolshier,bolshiest)  ból-shee
Usage: Brit, informal
  1. Obstreperous
    "However you are perfectly entitled to get bolshie if you can't have what you want";
    - bolshy [Brit, informal], stroppy [Brit, informal]

Derived forms: bolshier

See also: obstinate, stubborn, unregenerate

Type of: rad [informal], radical

Encyclopedia: Bolshie