Word of the Day – May 12 – Palooka

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noun:  palooka  (puh -LOO-kuh)

definition:

1. an incompetent or inexperienced boxer

2.  oaf, lout

sample sentence:  Although sometimes reckless in the ring, Tony was never a palooka and learned from every opponent he faced.

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