Cul"ly (k?l"l?), n.; pl. Cullies (-lz). [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.

 

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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.

 

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