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cully


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cully  \Cul"ly\,  v.  t.  [See  {Cully},n.,  and  cf  D.  kullen  to 
  cheat,  gull.] 
  To  trick,  cheat,  or  impose  on  to  deceive.  ``Tricks  to  cully 
  fools.''  --Pomfret. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cully  \Cul"ly\  (k?l"l?),  n.;  pl  {Cullies}  (-l?z).  [Abbrev.  fr 
  cullion.] 
  A  person  easily  deceived,  tricked,  or  imposed  on  a  mean 
  dupe;  a  gull. 
 
  I  have  learned  that  .  .  .  I  am  not  the  first  cully  whom 
  she  has  passed  upon  for  a  countess.  --Addison.