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or Argy

[ahr-jee] /ˈɑr dʒi/
noun, Chiefly British Slang: Sometimes Disparaging and Offensive.
a term used to refer to an Argentine.
Origin of Argie
Usage note
This nickname is associated with its use in British tabloids in 1982, when Argentina invaded the Falkland Islands, a British colony.


[ahr-jee] /ˈɑr dʒi/
noun, plural Argies.
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Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Fr'm this he argies that th' conscience isn't part iv th' soul.

    Mr. Dooley Says Finley Dunne

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