noun see Pommy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • pommie — 1. noun an English immigrant. 2. adjective . English. His daughter has a Pommie boyfriend …   Wiktionary

  • pommie — pommy UK [ˈpɒmɪ] / US [ˈpɑmɪ] or pommie UK / US noun [countable] Word forms pommy : singular pommy plural pommies Australian informal a slightly insulting word for someone from the UK, especially someone from England …   English dictionary

  • pommie — see pommy I * * * pommie variant UK US Main entry: pommy …   Useful english dictionary

  • pommie — I South African Slang Origin: Afrikanerisms derogatory term for an English person (borrowed from Australia) II South African Slang Origin: Slang originating from other countries a Brit (used also in Australian and New Zealand English) …   English dialects glossary

  • Pommie — n, adj Australian (a person who is) British. The standard, and usually derogatory, slang term for natives of or immigrants from the British Isles, Pommy is probably a corruption of pomegranate , chanted as a humorous semi rhyme for immigrant .… …   Contemporary slang

  • pommie — see pommy …   English dictionary

  • pommie — n. (offensive term used in Australia or New Zealand) British person (especially new British immigrant) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pommie — pom·mie …   English syllables

  • Pommie Mbangwa — Personal information Batting style Right hand bat Bowling style Right arm fast medium Career statistics Competition Tests …   Wikipedia

  • pommie wash — noun A quick wash using a face cloth, often while still partly clothed …   Wiktionary

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