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commie1

[kom-ee] /ˈkɒm i/
noun, adjective, (often initial capital letter) Informal: Disparaging and Offensive.
1.
Also, commy.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40; comm(unist) + -ie

commie2

[kom-ee] /ˈkɒm i/
noun
1.
a playing marble, especially one not used as a shooter.
Origin
1920-25; comm(on marble) + -ie
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Examples from the web for commie
  • Anyone who believes different is a socialist or a commie.
  • They're either blissfully ignorant of the long and wretched commie history that spawned them, or happily willing to ignore it.
  • The guy that calls the guy a commie really got my attention and gave me a thought.
  • Typical of the left wing bias of this blog when it celebrates the feats of a godless commie.
British Dictionary definitions for commie

commie

/ˈkɒmɪ/
noun, adjective (pl) -mies
1.
short for communist
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Slang definitions & phrases for commie

Commie

adjective

: Commy plot/ Commie rhetoric

noun

A Communist (1930s+)


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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Related Abbreviations for commie

commie

communist
The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary, Third Edition
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