blimpish

[ blim-pish ]
/ ˈblɪm pɪʃ /

adjective (sometimes initial capital letter)

pompously reactionary: the blimpish attitudes of the old colonialists.

Nearby words

  1. blighty,
  2. bliksem,
  3. blimey,
  4. blimp,
  5. blimp out,
  6. blin,
  7. blind,
  8. blind alley,
  9. blind as a bat,
  10. blind blocking

Origin of blimpish

First recorded in 1935–40; Colonel Blimp + -ish1

Related formsblimp·ish·ly, adverbblimp·ish·ness, noun

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