Brolly definition

brŏlē
An umbrella.
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(UK, New Zealand, Australia, informal) Umbrella.

It's going to rain today — you'd better take your brolly.

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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
brolly
Plural:
brollies

Origin of brolly

  • Shortening and alteration of umbrella

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From umbrella, by contraction, +‎ -y (diminutive).

    From Wiktionary