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choom

[ choom ]
/ tʃʊm /
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noun Australian.
an Englishman.
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Origin of choom

1915–20; facetious respelling of chum1, with -oo- representing English Midlands pronunciation of the vowel
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British Dictionary definitions for choom

choom
/ (tʃʊm) /

noun
(often capital) old-fashioned, Australian slang, or jocular an Englishman
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