Definition of Pommie

1. Noun. (context: colloquial Australia New Zealand South Africa) An English immigrant; a pom. ¹



2. Adjective. (Australia New Zealand South Africa sometimes pejorative) English; British. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Pommie

1. pommy [n -S] - See also: pommy

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pommie

pomiferous
pommage
pomme blanche
pomme de prairie
pommee
pommel
pommel horse
pommele
pommeled
pommeler
pommeling
pommelled
pommelling
pommels
pommetty
pommie (current term)
pommie wash
pommie washes
pommies
pommy
pommé
pomological
pomologically
pomologies
pomologist
pomologists
pomology
pomona
pomos

Literary usage of Pommie

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1. The Cross in Tradition, History, and Art by William Wood Seymour (1897)
"Cross pommie, Maltese Cross. The cross pomnu'c bears at its terminations balls intended Pomene, or to represent apples. This device is applicable to a ..."

2. Much Bigger Than Grownups: Chronicles of a Native South Africanby Shelley Wood Gauld by Shelley Wood Gauld (2006)
"... plaas: farm (Afrikaans) plaited: braided pocket money: allowance, spending money pommie: expatriate Brit Pondo: Black tribe from the Eastern Cape. ..."

3. Track by Trevor Cree (2005)
"Tough old pommie bastard." But still the trail led on. It all happened so quickly and so silently that they would no doubt talk about it for years ..."

4. Report of the Public Service Commission for the First District of the State by New York (State). Public Service Commission. First District (1908)
"Public Service pommie»ion for the First District: October 29, 1908. Sins.— I have the Secretary's letter of the 22d ult., asking to be advised as to certain ..."

5. The Cross in Tradition, History, and Art by William Wood Seymour (1897)
"Cross pommie, Maltese Cross. The cross pomnu'c bears at its terminations balls intended Pomene, or to represent apples. This device is applicable to a ..."

6. Much Bigger Than Grownups: Chronicles of a Native South Africanby Shelley Wood Gauld by Shelley Wood Gauld (2006)
"... plaas: farm (Afrikaans) plaited: braided pocket money: allowance, spending money pommie: expatriate Brit Pondo: Black tribe from the Eastern Cape. ..."

7. Track by Trevor Cree (2005)
"Tough old pommie bastard." But still the trail led on. It all happened so quickly and so silently that they would no doubt talk about it for years ..."

8. Report of the Public Service Commission for the First District of the State by New York (State). Public Service Commission. First District (1908)
"Public Service pommie»ion for the First District: October 29, 1908. Sins.— I have the Secretary's letter of the 22d ult., asking to be advised as to certain ..."

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