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Newfie

[noo-fee, nyoo-] /ˈnu fi, ˈnyu-/ Chiefly Canadian Slang: Sometimes Disparaging and Offensive.
noun
1.
Also called Newf. a term used to refer to a native or inhabitant of Newfoundland; Newfoundlander.
2.
the Canadian province of Newfoundland.
adjective
3.
of or relating to Newfoundland.
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Newfie

/ˈnjuːfɪ/
noun (informal)
1.
a native or inhabitant of Newfoundland
2.
the island of Newfoundland
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Contemporary definitions for Newfie
noun

a Newfoundlander

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