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Archie Bunker

noun
1.
a poorly educated blue-collar worker, holding ultraconservative, racist, and male-chauvinist opinions.
Origin
from a character in the American television series “All in the Family” which premiered in 1971
Related forms
Archie Bunkerism
[buhng-kuh-riz-uh m] /ˈbʌŋ kəˌrɪz əm/ (Show IPA),
noun
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Archie Bunker

modifier

: He has the support of the traditional Republican establishment, and is adding the Archie Bunker vote

noun phrase

A bigoted lower-middleclass American; hard hat, redneck

[fr the name of the leading character of the television comedy series All in the Family, who exhibited the traits indicated]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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