Newfie

Newfie

[noo-fee, nyoo-] Chiefly Canadian Slang: Sometimes Disparaging and Offensive.
noun
1.
a native or inhabitant of Newfoundland; Newfoundlander.
2.
the Canadian province of Newfoundland.
adjective
3.
of or pertaining to Newfoundland.

Origin:
Newf(oundland) + -ie

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Newfie (ˈnjuːfɪ)
 
n
1.  a native or inhabitant of Newfoundland
2.  the island of Newfoundland

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Main Entry:  newfie
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a Newfoundlander
Usage:  Canadian slang
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Newfie
  1. resident of Newfoundland

  2. Newfoundland (breed of dog)

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