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NounEdit

bish ‎(plural bishes)

  1. (slang) Bitch (as a term of abuse).
  2. (Britain, slang, dated) A mistake.
    • 1952, Anthony Buckeridge, Jennings and Darbishire, London; Glasgow : Collins, page 64:
      "You — you don't mean you've made a bish of it?" [said Darbishire]
    • 1951, Anthony Buckeridge, Jennings Follows a Clue, ISBN 0-7551-1366-7, page 41:
      What on earth was the matter with him? He never made bishes like this during PT!

AbbreviationEdit

bish

  1. (chess) bishop
  2. (archaic or slang) bishop
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