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jimmie

[jim-ee] /ˈdʒɪm i/
noun
1.
Usually, jimmies. sprinkle (def 10).
Origin of jimmie
origin uncertain

Jimmy

or Jimmie

[jim-ee] /ˈdʒɪm i/
noun
1.
a male given name, form of James.

Rodgers

[roj-erz] /ˈrɒdʒ ərz/
noun
1.
James Charles ("Jimmie") 1897–1933, U.S. country-and-western singer, guitarist, and composer.
2.
Richard, 1902–79, U.S. composer of popular music.
3.
William Henry ("Bill") born 1947, U.S. distance runner.

Foxx

[foks] /fɒks/
noun
1.
James Emory ("Jimmie"; "Double X"; "The Beast") 1907–67, U.S. baseball player.
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Examples from the Web for jimmie
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  • jimmie's only reply was a wrinkling of his freckled nose in a grimace of extreme disgust and contempt.

    Boy Scouts Mysterious Signal G. Harvey Ralphson
  • By his silence jimmie admitted that there was something in the position.

    Stanford Stories Charles K. Field
  • My friend jimmie, the photographer, mounted to the firing line with me and we gallivanted as much as we dared.

    Wounds in the rain Stephen Crane
  • "On your story about jimmie Tompkins and the red apple," Tom answered.

    Andiron Tales John Kendrick Bangs
  • They played with Rose and jimmie, they waded in the water, they sailed little boats, and they made houses in the sand.

British Dictionary definitions for jimmie

jimmy

/ˈdʒɪmɪ/
noun, verb (pl) -mies -mies, -mying, -mied
1.
the US word for jemmy

Jimmy

/ˈdʒɪmɪ/
noun
1.
(Central Scot, slang) an informal term of address to a male stranger

Rodgers

/ˈrɒdʒəz/
noun
1.
Richard. 1902–79, US composer of musical comedies. He collaborated with the librettist Lorenz Hart on such musicals as A Connecticut Yankee (1927), On Your Toes (1936), and Pal Joey (1940). After Hart's death his librettist was Oscar Hammerstein II. Two of their musicals, Oklahoma! (1943) and South Pacific (1949), received the Pulitzer Prize
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Word Origin and History for jimmie

jimmy

n.

"burglar's crowbar," 1848, variant of jemmy, name for a type of crowbar much used by burglars, special use of Jemmy, familiar form of proper name James (also see jack).

v.

1893, from jimmy (n.). Related: Jimmied; jimmying.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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Slang definitions & phrases for jimmie

jimmy

noun

A condom: That's right, condom fashions, with small pockets for what kids call jimmys (1990s+ Teenagers)

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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