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conchy

[kon-chee] /ˈkɒn tʃi/
noun, plural conchies. Slang: Often Disparaging.
1.
conscientious objector.
Origin of conchy
1915-1920
1915-20; conch- (shortening and respelling of conscientious) + -y2
Usage note
This term is military slang dating back to World War I.
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conchy

noun

A conscientious objector tomilitary service (WWI British)


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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