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bumkin

noun
  1. a variant spelling of boomkin
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Historical Examples

  • Come, your good health, Mr. Bumkin, and success to our lawsuit.

    The Humourous Story of Farmer Bumpkin's Lawsuit

    Richard Harris

  • And that's notably observ'd, Bumkin; for so we found it here.

    Citt and Bumpkin (1680)

    Sir Roger L'Estrange

  • Why pre'thee, Bumkin, we must make 'um believe stranger Things than This, or we shall never do our businesse.

    Citt and Bumpkin (1680)

    Sir Roger L'Estrange

  • Hold, hold, Bumkin, and may it never come up again if thou do'st; for we'l have no shifting.

    Citt and Bumpkin (1680)

    Sir Roger L'Estrange