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gombeen

[gom-been] /gɒmˈbin/
noun, Irish English.
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Origin of gombeen
1860-1865
1860-65; < Irish gaimbín interest, especially exorbitant interest, literally, bit, small piece, diminutive of gamba lump, hunk
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