As verbs the difference between bolled and billed
is that bolled
is past tense of boll while billed
is past tense of bill.
As an adjective billed is
having a specified kind of bill (beak or beak-like projection).
The rounded seed-bearing capsule of a cotton or flax plant.
* 1853 ,
An old Scots dry measure, equal to six bushels.
- Sometimes the slave picks down one side of a row, and back upon the other, but more usually, there is one on either side, gathering all that has blossomed leaving the unopened bolls for a succeeding picking.
* boll weevil
To form a boll or seed vessel; to go to seed.
* Bible, Exodus ix. 31
- The barley was in the ear, and the flax was bolled .
Having a specified kind of bill (beak or beak-like projection).