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wisenheimer

[wahy-zuh n-hahy-mer] /ˈwaɪ zənˌhaɪ mər/
noun, Informal.
1.
a wiseacre or smart aleck.
Also, weisenheimer.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20, Americanism; earlier also wiseheimer, equivalent to wise1 + -(en)heimer, extracted from surnames with this ending
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whoopee cushion

noun phrase

A bladder that makes a loud flatulating sound when sat upon: It's Grandma's whoopie cushion. I thought you'd like that, you little fart (late 1950s+)


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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