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iron-pumper

[ahy-ern-puhm-per] /ˈaɪ ərnˌpʌm pər/
noun, Informal.
1.
a person who pumps iron; weightlifter.
Origin of iron-pumper
1975-1980
First recorded in 1975-80
Related forms
iron-pumping, adjective, noun
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Slang definitions & phrases for iron-pumper

iron-pumper

noun

A weightlifter (1972+) iron up

verb phrase

To put on tire chains (1940s+ Truckers)

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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