or Ar·gy

[ 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.

Definition for argies (2 of 2)


[ ahr-jee ]
/ ˈɑr dʒi /

noun, plural Ar·gies. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019