Pronunciation: (bil'ē),[key] —n., —pl.-lies. 1. Also calledbilly club. a police officer's club or baton.
2. a heavy wooden stick used as a weapon; cudgel.
3. Scot. Dial.comrade.
4. Also called bil•ly•canPronunciation: (bil'ē-kan").[key]Australian.any container in which water may be carried and boiled over a campfire, ranging from a makeshift tin can to a special earthenware kettle; any pot or kettle in which tea is boiled over a campfire.
5. Textiles.(in Great Britain) a roving machine.
Pronunciation: (bil'ē),[key] —n. 1. a male given name, form of William. 2. Also,Bil'lye.a female given name.