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    meaning of these words, thanks.

    1. What does Rugheads and the Billies mean? It means blacks and whites?
    2. what does back pocket mean?

    These words from Prison Break 1, episode 2, scripts below and thank you!
    Su - Hmm.
    M - What?
    Su - Toilet won't flush.
    M- So?
    Su - Means only one thing--
    - The DIRT shuts off the water, so you can't flush your contraband.
    M- We got nothing to worry about.
    Su - Says you!
    - Under the table...
    M- What the hell is this?
    Su – It’s insurance, white boy. Now dump it!
    Be- Open it.
    - So...
    - tooling up for the race riot, are we?
    - Hand it over.
    - Rugheads and the billies.
    - Now, which side are you on anyhow, Fish?
    M- That would be neither, boss.
    Be - Maybe you're gonna go extracurricular with it then.
    - Stick a C.O., maybe.
    Pope - Is there a problem here, Deputy?
    Be - Got a shank in here.
    Pope - Is this yours?
    - You're not a good liar.
    - Come on, Sucre, you're going to the SHU.
    - Move along, Deputy.
    Be - I'm not done shaking this cell down yet.
    Pope - I said move along.
    Be - In the old man's back pocket, are you?
    - Well, I got news for you, Fish.
    - He may run this place during the day,
    - but I run it during the night.
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    Re: I can't these two words in the dictionary.

    To be "in the old man's pocket" means that person is in favor to the old man; he is a favorite of the old man's.

    The other one - I have never heard of it before.

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    Re: I can't these two words in the dictionary.

    Hi XINLAI-UE,

    Rughead = an offensive term for a black person such as nigger


    Billies = the term 'Billies' is short for Hillbillies. Very useful when you need to discuss without them catching on.


    I'm going to Oklahoma tomorrow, there will be Billies everywhere.


    Hillbillie = A cross-eyed inbred, who is a waste of space in our society. He is a product of a pitcher of free Nadi light and two cousins going at it in the men's bathroom. He most likely has a goatee, and drives a white pick up truck with the sticker "Captain America" on it. He is a racist and a worthless human being.

    Back pocket = In Australian rules football, the back pocket refers to a position on the field deep in defence.

    Back pocket players, situated in the backline, need to have good spoiling skills and usually, quality back-pockets are noted for their hardness.

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    Re: I can't these two words in the dictionary.

    Quote Originally Posted by vil View Post
    Hi XINLAI-UE,

    Rughead = an offensive term for a black person such as nigger


    Billies = the term 'Billies' is short for Hillbillies. Very useful when you need to discuss without them catching on.


    I'm going to Oklahoma tomorrow, there will be Billies everywhere.


    Hillbillie = A cross-eyed inbred, who is a waste of space in our society. He is a product of a pitcher of free Nadi light and two cousins going at it in the men's bathroom. He most likely has a goatee, and drives a white pick up truck with the sticker "Captain America" on it. He is a racist and a worthless human being.

    Back pocket = In Australian rules football, the back pocket refers to a position on the field deep in defence.

    Back pocket players, situated in the backline, need to have good spoiling skills and usually, quality back-pockets are noted for their hardness.

    Regards.

    V.
    Wow looking at your definition for hillbillie ...i was kind of offended(well as much as a guy like me can be) and you're a senior member ..have you perhaps had some sort of a wierd early childhood experience with hillbillies....lol man that has got to be the most politically incorrect definition i have ever heard seriously dude why the personal vendetta against hillbillies

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    Re: meaning of these words, thanks.

    'Raghead/Rughead' is a racist term for Arabs.
    'Billies'- Would an abbreviatiopn of hillbilly make sense?

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    Re: I can't these two words in the dictionary.

    Hi gdonuts,

    If I were you, I wouldn’t talk nonsense. First and foremost I would make inquires about the unknown word “hillbilly”.

    There is a further definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English (not Hindi)

    hill‧bil‧ly plural hillbillies [countable]


    American English an insulting word meaning an uneducated poor person who lives in the mountains

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    Re: I can't these two words in the dictionary.

    From Wikipedia:

    Because of its strongly stereotypical connotations, the term is frequently considered derogatory depending on the context in which it is used or the attitude of the user.
    Vil, your definition is just a bit extreme in my opinion. I doubt this is what comes to mind to people when they hear the term.

    You're right about it being insulting however.

    (my two cents)


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    Re: meaning of these words, thanks.

    Vil...if bulgaria hadn't prodced the excellent player that is berbatov..let's just leave it at that........that hindi wisecrack .....well it just shows your predisposition to being presumptous
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