Meaning of bosie in English:

bosie

(also bosey)

noun

Australian Cricket
  • An off break bowled with an apparent leg-break action; a googly.

    ‘Cricket, with its googlies, boseys, chinamen, silly legs, byes, sundries - the whole argot - was incomprehensible without deep explanation.’

Origin

Early 20th century from the name of Bernard J. T. Bosanquet (1877–1936), English all-round cricketer, + -ie.

Pronunciation

bosie

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