bollocks n. are testicles. The word is in pretty common use in the UK and works well as a general "surprise" expletive in a similar way to bugger. The phrase "the dog's bollocks" is used to describe something particularly good (yes, good) - something like "see that car - it's the dog's bollocks, so it is". We also describe a big telling-off as a bollocking, and additionally use the word to mean "rubbish" (as in "well, that's a load of bollocks").
"see that car - it's the dog's bollocks"
In UK slang terms the "dog's bollocks" means the best. It comes from the habit of male dog's licking their testicles (bollocks) and that they must taste good as they spend so much time in this activity.
The concert last night was the dog's bollocks.
British slang meaning one of the following.
1) To be the best example of its kind.
2) Dog testicles.
3) An alcoholic drink that can be found somewhere in most pub
s or bars in the UK.
"The new Rolls-Royce phantom is the dogs' bollocks."
"The dogs' bollocks are gone, someone castrated him"
"No-one drinks the dogs bollocks, we just stock it because we like the name."
of outstanding quality
originating from 1950s packaging
box, deluxe - dog's bollocks
box, standard - bog standard
my bulldog's the dog's bollocks
the best thing ever, not to be confused with bollocks
that weed is the dogs bollocks!
British Slang for 'the best ever'
1.literally - dogs testicles
2.a game played on school playgrounds in Britain similar to British Bulldog but more hardcore
'That's the dogs bollocks, mate'
(UK) Slang for something that is the cremé-de-la-creme, the leader in it's field
"My car's engine is the dog's bollocks."
According To the Early Twenty-First Century Commedian Eddie Izzard, The 'dog's bollocks' is a good compliment, as opposed to 'bollocks' which is a bad compliment.
"Your Majesty the Queen, that dress your wearing is the dog's bollocks!" -Eddie Izzard